ASUio Semi-finals: Students compete for $100K, December 14

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in Events, Faculty, Graduate Students, International Students, Staff, Students | 0 comments

ASUio Semi-finals: Students compete for $100KCome cheer on your ASU semi-finalist startups who are competing in the 2019 ASU Innovation Open!

Fifteen of the top student-led tech ventures from across the country will pitch in the semi-finals. Each team is competing for a chance to win $100,000 for venture funding on the line at the ASU Innovation Open Finals in February 2019. Todd Davis, co-founder of LifeLock, will deliver a keynote talk and there will be a panel discussion featuring former ASUio contestants and other regional startup leaders.

ASU Innovation Open Semi-finals
Friday, December 14, 2018

9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
ASU SkySong, 1475 N. Scottsdale Rd. Building One, room 1951
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Learn about big data and XSEDE high-performance computing, December 4–5

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018 in Events, Faculty, International Students, Staff, Students |

ASU Research Computing is hosting a free, hands-on XSEDE Big Data workshop December 4–5, 2018, for students, faculty and staff who wish to work to leverage this modality of high-performance computing within your research.

XSEDE HPC Monthly Workshop: Big Data
Tuesday, December 4, 2018–Wednesday, December 5, 2018
9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Centerpoint (CTRPT) 301-10, Tempe campus [map]
Register to attend

Attendees of the XSEDE Big Data workshop will leave with a working knowledge of how to leverage Apache’s Hadoop or Spark frameworks to process and store extremely large data sets that could run on either XSEDE’s and/or ASU’s High-Performance Computing environments.

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Join us at the FURI Symposium, November 16

Posted by on Nov 6, 2018 in Events, Faculty, Fulton Schools, Graduate Students, Incoming students, International Students, Research, Staff, Students, Transfer Students |

Check out what your peers are researching at the Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI) Symposium!

Friday, November 16, 2018
1–3 p.m. Drop-ins welcome!
Student Pavilion (STPV) Senita Ballroom, Tempe campus [map]

At this semi-annual poster presentation, students in FURI, the Grand Challenge Scholars Program and the Master’s Opportunity for Research in Engineering program as well as students funded by the ASU Kern Project and travel grants present their research and share their findings with peers, the ASU community and the community at large.

Attendees can also enter a raffle for FURI swag by talking with students!

 

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Volunteer for 2018 Fulton Schools Family Weekend Tailgate, September 29

Posted by on Sep 11, 2018 in Customize your experience, Events, Faculty, Organizations and Teams, Spirit and Traditions, Staff, Students |

A student and her family pose for Family Weekend

Celebrate a tradition-filled weekend packed with fun activities for all Sun Devils: Family Weekend 2018 is almost here!

Family Weekend is for everyone — faculty, staff, students, family members, friends and alumni– and takes place September 28–30, 2018. Be sure to spread the word! All events require registration for each family member in attendance through the Family Weekend website. The Fulton Schools will host events at both the Tempe and Polytechnic campuses.

You can help make Family Weekend a success by volunteering as an individual or as a group!

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Apply for graduate research funding for Spring 2019 with MORE by October 11

Posted by on Sep 10, 2018 in Customize your experience, Faculty, Graduate Students, Research, Students |

The Master’s Opportunity in Research Engineering (MORE) is designed to enhance your engineering and technical graduate curriculum by providing hands-on lab experience, independent and thesis-based research. The MORE program operates during summer, fall and spring semesters.

Students in MORE develop an idea under the mentorship of a Fulton Schools faculty member, then apply for funding. Once accepted, they perform research, attend workshops, prepare research summaries, and participate in the research symposium.

Applications for Spring 2019 MORE are due by 12 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, October 11, 2018.

Apply now!

Learn more by checking out the MORE website.

Save the date: Fall 2018 FURI Symposium, Friday, November 16, 2018

Questions? Contact Cortney Loui, coordinator, at furi@asu.edu.

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Apply for Spring 2019 FURI by October 11

Posted by on Sep 10, 2018 in Customize your experience, Faculty, Research, Students |

Are you planning to apply for FURI for Spring 2019? Applications are due by noon on Thursday, October 11, 2018.

Apply now!

The Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative is an opportunity for students to work with Fulton Schools faculty members on research. You can pursue fields that have to do with your engineering major, you can work under a faculty member with a project that interests you or you can try a research field that is completely new and different. 

Save the date: Fall 2018 FURI Symposium, Friday, November 16, 2018

Questions? Contact Cortney Loui, coordinator, at furi@asu.edu or check out the FURI web site.

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Show your spirit

Posted by on Sep 4, 2018 in Customize your experience, Events, Faculty, Fulton Schools, Graduate Students, Incoming students, International Students, Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Participation |

Being a Fulton Schools student doesn’t mean “all work and no play.” Our traditional ceremonial symbol is the lightsaber, so you know we try not to take things too seriously! We hope that in addition to all of your studying, you will take some time to have fun. First-year students already experienced E2, our traditional welcome weekend extravaganza. And hopefully, you know that we wear gold on Fridays. Here are a few of our other traditions you shouldn’t miss out on.

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