Polytechnic Campus Events

2018

August

Tue
Aug
21

Meet on your campus with a financial consultant from Nationwide by appointment. Receive free, personalized advice, guidance and support to help make informed decisions regarding the following:

• Adequate investing to retire at the desired age.
• Appropriate investing based on risk tolerance.
• Converting investments into steady income after retirement.
• Meeting financial goals in retirement.

Schedule an appointment online.

Fri
Aug
24

Meet on your campus with a financial consultant from Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association by appointment. Receive free, personalized advice, guidance and support to help make informed decisions regarding the following: 

• Adequate investing to retire at the desired age.
• Appropriate investing based on risk tolerance. 
• Converting investments into steady income after retirement.
• Meeting financial goals in retirement.

Schedule an appointment online or call 800-732-5353.

Tue
Aug
28

Study Abroad Office staff will be available for questions and walk-in advising on the Polytechnic campus, every other Tuesday  except for academic breaks during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Make an appointment or stop by our info table to chat about how you can earn credit and discrover the world! 

Info Table Schedule:

• Fall 2018:  Aug. 28; Sept. 11, 25; Oct. 23; Nov. 20

• Spring 2019: Jan. 8, 22; Feb. 5, 19; March 19; April 2, 16

Thu
Aug
30

Arizona State University benefits-eligible employees can get a 30-minute health screening. Several tests, including readings on cholesterol, blood pressure and triglycerides are available free of charge.

Other tests are available for as low as a $20 copay — cash, check, MasterCard/Visa accepted. Bring your ASU ID and Benefit Options insurance cards.

Fasting for eight hours before the venous draw is required and employees receive results in the mail within seven to ten business days. Read more about how the tests are conducted on the Employee Wellness webpage.

This event is HIP-endorsed, a program available to benefits-eligible state of Arizona employees. Find out more about the incentive-based HIP program on the Employee Wellness webpage.

ASU employees receive one free mini health screening per year. Additional screenings are available for a fee paid directly to Healthwaves.

*Appointment required.

September

Wed
Sep
5

During the month of September, the university fire marshal’s office will host a series of awareness events on ASU’s campuses. The events will consist of tabling activities that include distribution of fire safety literature and handouts, CPR demonstrations, fire extinguisher demonstrations, AED training and a prize wheel.

Wed
Sep
5

Stop by the Arizona State University Class Ring Event where you can try on class rings and speak to a Herff Jones representative to help you choose your class ring, a symbol of Sun Devil spirit and pride.

To start looking for that perfect ring, click here.

Fri
Sep
7

Don't have time to schedule a career advising appointment? Not a problem!

ASU American Indian Student Support Services and ASU Career and Professional Development have organized the series "Career Chat, Where You're At" in the AISSS offices at ASU's West, Tempe, Polytechnic and Downtown Phoenix campuses. The sessions, led by senior career advisor Lilia Zacchia, will offer you the opportunity to get answers to career questions, learn interviewing skills and get feedback on your resume.

Sat
Sep
15

Young Authors' Studio is a free writing program for students in grades 5-12, run by Arizona State University students at ASU's Polytechnic campus.

In fall 2018, workshops will be held from 1–3 p.m.,over five Saturday afternoons (Sept. 22, 29; Oct. 13, 20, 27), and the series will culminate in a public performance and writing gallery on Nov. 3. 

Learn more — and sign up — by attending the information and registration session on Saturday, Sept. 15.

Upper-division ASU students in Professor Wendy Williams' project-based English course, "Mentoring Youth Writers," will guide kids through fun writing activities, with each session having a special focus. This series will culminate in a public performance and writing gallery on Nov. 3.

Learn more about the program and meet some of the student mentors by visiting the Young Authors' Studio Facebook page: facebook.com/groups/ASUYAS

Thu
Sep
20

A powerful fusion of music, strength and choreography that takes classical pilates to the next level. POP Pilates is a dance on the mat. A Sun Devil Fitness Complex instructor will be leading the class. Please bring a towel, mat, water and come dressed to participate.

Tue
Sep
25

This is a required workshop for all single semester student teachers. Please register in Handshake at asu.joinhandshake.com by Friday, Sept. 21.

Are you ready to apply for your full-time K–12 teaching positions? You will learn how to best market yourself and your education-related experience throughout your application and interview process for teaching positions. Bring a copy of your current resume and cover letter to get the most out of this workshop.

October

Thu
Oct
11

All benefits-eligible Arizona State University employees are welcome. Non benefits-eligible employees may receive a flu shot for a nominal fee — cash or check only. HIP participants can earn 25 HIP points.

To receive a free flu shot you will need:

• A valid state-issued Arizona employee insurance card
• A valid ASU ID

There are no exceptions to these requirements. Shots will be given on a first-come, first-served basis for as long as the supply lasts.

 CDC vaccine information statement

Tue
Oct
16
Your graduation is our shared goal, but in order to participate in graduation, you must purchase the official Arizona State University cap, gown and tassel. Graduation regalia is offered through Herff Jones and can be purchased during Grad Fair, which is the only time the graduation packages will be discounted.
Wed
Oct
17

Workshop sessions and lunch time events, covering topics related to career development, workplace skills, leadership training, supervisory training, financial planning and work-life balance. The free conference is open to all ASU faculty, staff and students. Sponsored by the Commission of the Status of Women and ASU Staff Council.

Wed
Oct
31

This workshop provides insight into personal work-life balance. You will gain essential tools to manage work and life more effectively, while increasing productivity and overall satisfaction. Cindy Montgomery is a licensed associate counselor with the Board of Behavior Health Examiners for the state of Arizona. 

November

Tue
Nov
27

Walking is a great way to burn calories and clear your mind at the same time. If you need motivation, meet with Employee Wellness Program Manager Liz Badalamenti, RN, BSN, to learn how to start your own walking group and get the tools necessary to be successful. We will talk for 30 minutes and walk for 30 minutes, so bring your sneakers. Badalamenti has 31 years of experience in clinical, educational and academic roles.

December

Wed
Dec
5

An exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance party where you will lose yourself in the music. A Sun Devil Fitness Complex instructor will be leading the class. Please bring a towel, water and come dressed to participate.