Polytechnic Campus Events

2018

August

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

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

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.