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FURIous research

Undergraduates will be showcasing their original research at the Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI) Symposium Friday, April 19. Join us! The event is open to the public.

Innovation and excellence

Dan Zigmond and Clive Matsika stand together for a photo

Analyzing data brings opportunity

Mechanical engineering major Clive Matsika earned a Facebook National Society of Black Engineers Analytics Scholarship, which provided him time to be mentored by Instagram’s director of analytics.

Samira Kiani stands in her lab discussing something on the white board with a colleague

The future of DNA is unfolding now

Fulton Schools researcher Samiri Kiani is contributing to advances in DNA technology, seeking to develop safer and controllable gene therapies using CRISPR technology.

Coming soon: Shortage of engineers

The U.S. will face a shortage of approximately 1 million STEM professionals by 2025. At the Fulton Schools, we’re thinking about how we can tackle this problem in a comprehensive way.

a researcher in Wenlong Zhang's lab handles a robotic arm

Robots assist patient rehab

Researchers in Wenlong Zhang’s lab are developing wearable exoskeletons and other assistive robotic devices to help patients during rehabilitation and recovery.

Portraits of Dragica Vasileska and Yanchao Zhang with the words "2019 IEEE Fellows"

Top honors

Dragica Vasileska and Yanchao Zhang were selected among the IEEE’s most prestigious members for their significant accomplishments in their field.

Andrea Richa stands smiling in front of a table full of her researchers in a classroom

Emergent computing

Professor Andrea Richa is part of a multidisciplinary team set to make fundamental research advances into emergent behavior in a DOD MURI award project.

A young girl sits at a table, focused intently on her project, which is a simple water filtration system

Girl-powered engineering

ASU’s Society of Women Engineers chapter gave young girls a glimpse into science and engineering through interactive activities and design challenges at GEAR Day.

Zak Holman stands in his lab

A bright leader in solar

Zachary Holman’s significant contributions to photovoltaic energy conversion science and technology earned him the 2019 IEEE Young Professional Award.


Aerial view graduates as they leave the arena at Convocation

Girls Make-A-Thon

Girls in 6th-8th grade are invited to attend the Girls Make-a-thon this Saturday!

Learn what it takes to start your path in Engineering, broaden your network of mentors, and hone your skills by creating a solution to a design challenge.

Girls Make-a-thon
Saturday, April 20, 2019
9:00 am – 4:00 p.m.
Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe campus [map]

Register now or learn more about the Girls Make-a-thon

Aerial view graduates as they leave the arena at Convocation

Fulton Schools Convocation

Mark your calendar for Convocation!

Fulton Schools Maroon Convocation ceremony
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
2 p.m.
Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe campus [map]

  • School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering
  • School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering
  • School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy
  • School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment

Fulton Schools Gold Convocation ceremony
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
7 p.m.
Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe campus [map]

  • School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
  • The Polytechnic School

More information:

$104M in research expenditures FY 2018
143 Patents in the last 3 years
19 NSF CAREER awardees in the last 3 years
21 Startups in the last 3 years

“The future holds a lot of possibility. I don’t really know exactly what’s going to happen next…but I’m prepared for what’s coming next and the only way I would’ve been prepared is by going here.”

Weston Bennett

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Get involved outside the classroom

A group of convocation volunteers make the ASU pitchfork gesture and smile for the camera at Wells Fargo Arena

Volunteer at the Gold Convocation!

We need your help at the Gold Convocation ceremony at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8. Once you’re signed up to help, detailed information and training will be communicated starting in mid-April.

Get your free professional portrait

Last chance this semester! We provide free professional portraits to all Fulton Schools students and staff. The final spring semester Open Studio takes will be April 22 in Tempe. Get more details.

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Tips and suggestions for final exams

The end of the semester is fast approaching and your academic success and health are important to us. Proper planning is key a successful finals week. Check out our tips and suggestions.