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Urban ecologists at ASU seek to understand human-nature dynamic

Ecologists don't just work in the wilderness. Urban ecologists at ASU's CAP LTER are helping us to understand how humans and nature interact in the city, and to maximize the benefits we get from our environment.

ASU students take on the world – one design problem at a time

Graduate students in The Design School in ASU's Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts are challenged to think not just outside of the box, but also outside of the country.

ASU colleges form partnership to address teacher shortage

The Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are joining forces to produce more teachers by encouraging students graduating with liberal arts degrees to consider becoming a teacher - without changing majors.

ASU 'big data' students beat Stanford, others in 'Moneyball'-style competition

Five graduate students in the W. P. Carey School of Business' new Master of Science in Business Analytics program beat out Stanford, Carnegie Mellon, University of Chicago and Pepperdine University for first place in the Diamond Dollars Case Competition.

ASU students get 'Early Start' on their degrees

Sixty-four incoming ASU students were invited to be part of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences' pilot Early Start program, where they get a chance to experience what their major offers and connect with resources, upperclassmen and professors.

ASU professor wins national psychology award

Arizona State University Teachers College professor Michelene “Micki” Chi has been named the winner of the 2015 E.L. Thorndike Award for Lifetime Contribution in Research from the American Psychological Association.

ASU Online courses help stem rising cost of higher ed

According to a recent article in The Economist, MOOCs (massive open online courses) "have enabled universities to beam lectures to wide audiences for a tiny marginal cost."

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