Vote for the ASU Luminosity Lab’s better face mask in the XPRIZE contest by November 25

Posted by on Nov 20, 2020 in Competitions, Organizations and Teams | 2 comments

Luminosity Lab team member models their face mask design.

A student team within ASU’s Luminosity Lab designed a “Floe Mask” as part of a competition to create a mask people actually like to wear. It features an elastic chin cover, customizable colors and fabrics, and a bifurcated chamber — the air exhaled from the nose is kept in a separate chamber from the nose and mouth, reducing eyeglass fogging and temperature of the face. Photo courtesy of ASU Now.

Electrical engineering graduate student John Patterson, mechanical engineering undergraduate student Katie Pascavis, industrial engineering graduate student Tarun Suresh and other ASU students on a multidisciplinary team have a chance to win part of a $1 million prize purse in the XPRIZE Next-Gen Mask Challenge.

The team is part of the ASU Luminosity Lab and is one of the top 10 teams out of nearly 1,000 entries. Their task was to create a better, more comfortable, functional, affordable and stylish face mask to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The Luminosity Lab’s design includes an elastic chin cover, custom colors and fabrics and a feature that prevents glasses from fogging and reduces the temperature on the wearer’s face. Read more about the team and XPRIZE.

Vote for the Luminosity Lab team by Wednesday, November 25, 2020!

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ASU’s student-run New Venture Group consulting organization is accepting applications

Posted by on Nov 2, 2020 in Organizations and Teams |

New Venture Group is ASU’s student-run consulting firm. We are a multi-disciplinary group that provides our members with the platform to launch a career in management consulting by engaging with clients to solve real-world problems. NVG includes students from a diverse range of educational and professional backgrounds, offering multiple perspectives and areas of expertise to clients through one source.

Students interested in applying to join can find information about NVG on our OrgSync page and can submit an application through this Google form.

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Tune into the SHPE de ASU talk show’s Halloween special with guests from Fulton diversity organizations, October 23

Posted by on Oct 20, 2020 in Events, Organizations and Teams |

The SHPE de ASU show episode 4

Tune into the fourth episode of the SHPE de ASU Show as the hosts, Christian Polo and Leslie Pastor, invite special guests from the Fulton Schools diversity student organizations for their Halloween special. Happening this Friday, October 23, 2020, from 5 to 6 pm, watch as Christian and Leslie are joined by Society of Women Engineers President Liz Jones, National Society of Black Engineers President Ahmed Usman and Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers President Keene Patarakun to embrace the spirit of the scary by tackling the idea of facing your fears. Watch as the guests engage in intriguing discussion while decorating pumpkins and skulls!

The SHPE de ASU Show – Episode 4: Face your Fears
Friday, October 23, 2020
5–6 p.m.
Watch the livestream on Youtube!

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Stop in virtually for the student organization + employer networking event, October 21

Posted by on Oct 20, 2020 in Career, Events, Fulton Schools, Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Participation, Students |

Arizona State University, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering (Logo)Join the virtual networking event to connect with employers who are looking to build relationships with student organizations. Employers are interested in connecting to serve as mentors, provide career advice, present at club meetings, sponsor club events, promote their open positions and more!

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Tune in to the SHPE de ASU talk show featuring Dean Kyle Squires, October 9

Posted by on Oct 6, 2020 in Events, Organizations and Teams |

SHPE de ASU talk showTune into a new episode of the SHPE de ASU Show as the student org talks with Dean Kyle Squires! The ASU chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers members will explore health and wellness topics with the dean, healthy practices and new methods to achieve daily wellness.

The SHPE de ASU Show featuring Dean Kyle Squires
Friday, October 9, 2020
5 p.m.
Watch the show on YouTube

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Get your game on with the Fulton Student Council on October 8

Posted by on Oct 2, 2020 in Events, Fulton Schools, Opportunities, Organizations and Teams, Students |

Need some extra friends to play Among Us,, All Bad Cards and other multiplayer games? Come join Fulton Student Council on Thursday, October 8, 2020, at 7 p.m. to have some fun playing online! Register for the event at to get the zoom link and be entered in a raffle for free Fulton Student Council merch. 

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