About ASU Media Relations and Strategic Communications

Through our team of internal newsroom reporters and editors, media and public relations veterans
and a full-service creative team, we tell and share the stories of one of the largest public 
research universities in the country. Our goal is to create content for, distribute content
to, and manage relationships with internal and external audiences around the globe. 

Email us at mediarelations@asu.edu or call us at [CURRENT_PHONE]

Featured experts

Scroll through our list of ASU faculty whose expertise aligns with today’s headlines and global conversations. Click on the experts' names to learn more about their expertise and recent media articles.
Sarah Porter is the director of the Kyl Center for Water Policy. Porter is an expert in natural resources, water policy and sustainability.
Daniel Rothenberg is a professor of practice in the School of Politics and Global Studies and co-director of the Center on the Future of War. Rothenberg is an expert in terrorism, violence and human rights.
Mara Aspinall is a professor of practice in the College of Health Solutions. Aspinall is an expert in biomedical diagnostics, biomedicine and medical diagnostic devices.
Rashad Shabazz is an associate professor in the School of Social Transformation. Shabazz's academic expertise brings together human geography, Black cultural studies, gender studies, and critical prison studies.
Dennis Hoffman is the director of the L. William Seidman Research Institute at the W. P. Carey School of Business. Hoffman is an expert in macroeconomics and measuring economic prosperity.
Stefanie Lindquist is the senior vice president of Global Academic Initiatives. She is recognized as an expert on the U.S. Supreme Court, constitutional law and administrative law.
Floris Wardenaar is an assistant professor of sports nutrition in the College of Health Solutions. Wardenaar is a sports nutritionist whose interests include athlete hydration, particularly in hot climates; dietary supplements and new feeding concepts for athletes.
Stacy Leeds is the Foundation Professor of Law and Leadership at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. Leeds is a teacher and scholar of Indigenous law and policy.
Glenn Gaesser is the center director for the College of Health Solutions. Gaesser is an expert in the impact of exercise, diet and cardiovascular health.
Irasema Coronado is the director and professor of the School of Transborder Studies. She is an expert on human rights on the U.S.-Mexico border.
Hitendra Chaturvedi is a professor of practice at the W. P. Carey School of Business. Chaturvedi is an expert in supply chain management, entrepreneurship and venture capital.
Joanne Cacciatore is an associate professor at the School of Social Work. Cacciatore is an expert in traumatic grief, community development, psychology and mental health.

ASU in the media


‘The brink of disaster’: 2023 is a critical year for the Colorado River as reservoirs sink toward ‘dead pool’

The Washington Post

The Monty Python workout? It’s a silly walk, and it works!


Some students got 'acceptance' letters from ASU before they applied. Here's why


Shortfalls of some cold and flu meds continue amid shifting respiratory virus season

Arizona's Family

Phoenix pilot training center takes ASU students under its wing with new partnership

Featured videos

Being Miss America: Emma Broyles: Arizona State University (ASU)

Emma Broyles is a biomedical sciences student at Arizona State University and Miss America 2022.


Mirabella at ASU: Devils in the Details: Arizona State University (ASU)

Mirabella at ASU is rethinking the retirement experience. Located in the heart of Arizona State University’s Tempe campus, this intergenerational community pairs residents and students with opportunities for lifelong learning, and ways to give back to their community.

ASU Local – Yuma at Arizona Western College: Arizona State University (ASU)

ASU Local – Yuma is a unique hybrid program in which transfer students take classes online to earn a bachelor’s degree while receiving in-person support and programming in their community.

President Crow on the potential of ASU and higher education: Arizona State University (ASU)

Michael Crow, marking 20 years as president of ASU, reflects on when he realized that higher education needed a new way forward and how ASU is innovating to better serve its students and the community.

Where does my water come from? : Arizona State University (ASU)

All the talk lately about Arizona’s reduction in Colorado River water might have you wondering where the water you use actually comes from.

Quick facts

ASU is No. 1 in the US for innovation

For the eighth straight year, U.S. News & World Report ranks ASU No. 1 on its “Most Innovative Schools” list, ahead of Stanford and MIT. ASU again topped the list based on a survey of peers: College presidents, provosts and admissions deans around the country nominated up to 10 colleges or universities that are making the most innovative improvements.

Top 1 percent of world's most prestigious universities

ASU is in the top 1 percent of the world's most prestigious universities as ranked by Times Higher Education in the only global performance tables that measure research-intensive universities across core missions: teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.

A top producer of the world's elite scholars

ASU, Harvard, Stanford and the University of Chicago are the only four institutions in the nation with elite Rhodes, Marshall and Churchill scholarship winners. ASU’s six faculty and 15 student Fulbright scholars in the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program are yet another testament to the breadth and excellence of the university’s programs.

Among best graduate schools in the US

ASU graduate programs place among the best in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2018 “Best Graduate Schools” rankings. Twenty-one graduate programs are top 10 in the country, ranking among the best schools for law, education, business, public affairs, fine arts and others.

News from ASU

ASU professors say positive psychology promotes mental health
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers short, high-level classes to adults over 50
ASU President Crow to fall 2022 grads: Make your life matter
ASU increases research activity by nearly 6 times over past 20 years