Earn a scholarship with the Reimagine Challenge 2020 — proposals due September 25

Posted by on Sep 22, 2020 in Competitions, Graduate Students, Scholarship, Students | 0 comments

Reimagine Challenge 2020 instructions

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You’re invited to submit inventive and compelling ideas about changes that could create a better world — and earn a scholarship!

The Reimagine Challenge 2020 will award $25,000 to 20 undergraduate or graduate students, plus an additional $25,000 to the institution in which they are enrolled. This is a competitive scholarship, with two rounds of vetting before winners are selected and announced.

Virtual office hours are available on a limited basis for interested students wanting support or feedback on their submission materials, to address questions and inquiries regarding the challenge, or for additional insight and perspective into the funder.

Learn more about how to apply. Proposal materials must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. EST on Friday, September 25, 2020.

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Attend the Northrop Grumman Professional Development Webinar, September 21

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020 in Career, Events, Opportunities, Students | 0 comments

Northrop Grumman will be hosting a Professional Development Webinar where you can get tips on how to build a competitive resume, take a professional photo at home and strengthen your interview skills!

Northrop Grumman Professional Development Webinar
Monday, September 21, 2020
Noon–1 p.m. PST
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Learn about Northrop Grumman and Military Transition Programs, September 28

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020 in Career, Events, Opportunities, Students | 0 comments

Northrop Grumman will be hosting a virtual Military Transition Programs event where Richard Laboda, Aeronautical Engineering Manager will review the History of Northrop Grumman. Liz McLean and Tony Quartucy will discuss their Military Transition Programs and Employee Resource Groups.

Northrop Grumman and Military Transition Programs
Monday, September 28, 2020
1–3 p.m. PST
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Northrop Grumman Fall 2020 Tech Talk: Algorithm Engineering, October 19

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020 in Career, Events, Opportunities, Students | 0 comments

Northrop Grumman will be hosting the Fall 2020 Tech Talk: Algorithm Engineering: Missionizing AI/ML for Complex Real-World Datasets.

This Tech Talk will feature Sean O’Brien’s presentation on Algorithm Engineering followed by a Questions and Answer session.

Fall 2020 Tech Talk: Algorithm Engineering: Missionizing AI/ML for Complex Real-World Datasets
Monday, October 19, 2020
5–7 p.m. PST
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Exclusive opportunity for ASU Students with Infosys

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020 in Opportunities, Students | 0 comments

Infosys is holding a Summer of Ideas initiative. Summer of Ideas initiative will redefine the learning experience for university students worldwide. This global eight-week ideathon, powered by Infosys digital learning platform Wingspan, will help the global student and academic community fulfill the gap of learning opportunities as a result of the disruption caused by COVID-19.

Infosys is delighted to extend an exclusive opportunity to the students of ASU to review the list of shortlisted ideas and submit their nomination for the next three themes. The candidates would be directly invited to the competition without going through an online assessment.

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How the semester is shaping up for graphic information technology faculty and students

Posted by on Sep 21, 2020 in News, Students | 0 comments

It has been about a month since the start of the Fall 2020 semester. Faculty and students all had expectations for this semester, whether it be the first or last or somewhere in between. Here in the graphic information technology program, those expectations are nothing short of being met. The program is already taught entirely online and on campus classes often have an iCourse offering, so this isn’t completely grey water. 

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Nominate Fulton Schools individuals and groups for CCI Catalyst Awards 2020 by October 7

Posted by on Sep 18, 2020 in Faculty, Graduate Students, Nominations, Staff, Students | 0 comments

ASU Committee for Campus Inclusion Catalyst Awards 2020

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Recognize the fantastic work being done at the Fulton Schools and ASU! The ASU Committee for Campus Inclusion is accepting nominations for the 2020 CCI Catalyst Awards honoring individuals, groups, teams organizations/units and programs that have catalyzed change by fostering and promoting diversity and inclusion at ASU and beyond.

Submit a nomination by Wednesday, October 7, 2020!

Nominations may be submitted by any member of the ASU community. Award decisions are made by the Committee for Campus Inclusion Executive Board.

Nominations are evaluated for contributions by faculty, staff, student (undergraduate/graduate) student organization or team, employee organization or team, and university programs.

All nominees will be recognized and recipients will be announced via Zoom at the CCI Awards Ceremony in October 2020.

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Nature@Noon Lecture: From understanding ants to building better robots, September 30

Posted by on Sep 17, 2020 in Events, Graduate Students, Students | 0 comments

Nature@Noon: From Understanding Ants to Building Better Robots, September 30, 2020

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Each day, ants accomplish seemingly impossible feats. They cooperate to carry large objects, make decisions about where to live or collectively defend their nests without any kind of leadership or central control. How do they do it?

Join ASU biology Professor Stephen Pratt on an exploration of how ants use decentralized design to successfully carry out the tasks of daily survival. Learn how engineers are mimicking these strategies in human applications, including the design of robot swarms in the field.

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