Essential reading: Books to expand your perspective

Posted by on May 13, 2021 in Features, Fulton Schools, Graduate Students, International Students, Resources, Spirit and Traditions, Students, Transfer Students |

This 2021 edition of Essential Reading marks a decade of annual book recommendations to students from Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering faculty and staff members.

Once again, they’ve chosen books that can help guide students on their journeys through college and into careers or provide valuable insights into intriguing and important topics.

Others recommend books offering astute perspectives on society, education, the human condition and life’s many challenges. Some select books that are simply entertaining diversions from the daily grind.

Find your next book.

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Apply to Quik Tek Assembly!

Posted by on Apr 30, 2021 in Career, Fulton Schools |

Quik Tek Assembly logoQuik Tek Assembly is looking for motivated, full-time employees that can thrive in a fast-paced and team-centered environment, they currently have openings as a quality control inspector or automated optical inspection (AOI) operator as well as a circuit board assembler for their office location in Tempe, Arizona. All graduation dates are welcome to apply!

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Celebrate our Fulton Schools finalists at the Graduate College Knowledge Mobilization Awards, April 9

Posted by on Apr 5, 2021 in Events, Faculty, Fulton Schools, Graduate Students, Students |

The Graduate College Knowledge Mobilization Awards highlight action-forward, socially impactful research conducted by graduate students and postdoctoral scholars at ASU. The 2021 celebration will be hosted virtually on Friday, April 9, 2021, and feature a faculty panel and scholarly presentations throughout the day in four sessions, culminating in the awards presentation at 4 p.m. with keynote speaker Ronald Benghetto, professor and Pinnacle West Presidential Chair with Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College. You can register for individual sessions via the registration link below.

This year several graduate students and postdocs, including three from the Fulton Schools community, will be presenting their work throughout the day.  They are:

  • Akshay Kumar Dileep, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering: “Early Detection of At-Risk Students in a Calculus Course”
  • Man Luo, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering: “Semantic Information Retrieval in Biomedical Domain”
  • Marzieh Bitaab, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering: “Detecting Scam Websites at Scale”

Enrique Vivoni, Associate Dean of the Graduate College and professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment and the School of Earth and Space Exploration will take part in the faculty panel at noon.

To support them, register for their sessions and the awards presentation at 4 p.m. this Friday!

Graduate College Knowledge Mobilization Awards
Friday, April 9, 2021
10 a.m.–5 p.m.: Sign up for individual sessions throughout the day
Register today!


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Join the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics for guest lectures on April 7 and 14

Posted by on Mar 31, 2021 in Events, Fulton Schools, Opportunities, Research, Students |

SIAM guest lectures flyer

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Nathan Urban and Amanda Howard, of the Department of Energy National Labs, will be giving guest lectures. These talks are a part of the Computing Research Leadership Council (CRLC) Virtual Series and sponsored by the SIAM Student Chapter at ASU. Lunch will be included for registered attendees.

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