From the textbooks of ancient Greek physician Hippocrates to current research on the coronavirus pandemic, we know that human health is impacted by environmental factors.
Arizona State University Tempe campus
The historic campus offers multidisciplinary research and exploration in first-rate laboratories and facilities
The historic ASU Tempe campus offers hundreds of majors that engage undergraduates and graduates in multidisciplinary research and exploration in first-rate laboratories and facilities. The Tempe campus is home to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, the School for the Future of Innovation in Society, and the School of Sustainability. Colleges that began on the Tempe campus and have expanded to other campuses are the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, the W. P. Carey School of Business, University College and Barrett, The Honors College.
Research entities headquartered on the Tempe campus and integrated throughout the ASU knowledge enterprise include the Biodesign Institute, the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability and the Institute for the Science of Teaching and Learning.
The energetic environment of the campus comprises broad pedestrian malls and eclectic architecture set amid subtropical landscaping. Landmarks include the iconic, century-old Palm Walk; Old Main, the oldest original campus building; Sun Devil Stadium and ASU’s other Pac-12 athletic venues; and the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Gammage Auditorium. With an unrivaled commitment to sustainability, the Tempe campus is the most solar-powered of any in the U.S., and offers easy access to all of metropolitan Phoenix through public transit including light rail.
Upcoming Events on Tempe campus
As part of Pilot Projects, ASU Art Museum presents “Text as Image,” an outdoor public exhibition of text-based art. Artists have long used text in artworks as a tool for social and political dialogue.
The Piper Writers House is open! Drop by for our new open hours every first and third Friday* from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to learn more about our historic building, meet creative writing community or just hang out and read a book.
News on Tempe campus
Photographer and digital montage artist Stephen Marc has been named a 2021 Guggenheim Fellow in photography by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.
Marc is the fourth faculty...Read more
Members of the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication received two awards from the ASU Faculty Women's Association.
Assistant Professor Benny LeMaster received the 2021 Outstanding Faculty...Read more
Editor's note: This story is part of a series of profiles of notable spring 2021 graduates.
As a Phoenix-area native, Kendra Ellner has seen the Valley’s urbanization change before her eyes...Read more