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ASUPD joins Police2Peace Project to help change law enforcement narrative

July 25, 2022 The ASU Police Department is committing to changing the narrative around law enforcement, and embracing its origins and training as peace officers through the Police2Peace Project.

Carrie Gambee earns historical promotion to commander

June 22, 2022 On March 31st, Carrie Gambee became the first female to hold the rank of Commander with the Arizona State University Police Department in over five years, and just the fourth woman to hold the rank in the history of the agency.

ASU ranks #1 in the PAC-12 for student athletic success

June 15, 2022

The NCAA announced today that Arizona State University recorded a record-breaking multiyear Academic Progress Rate (APR) average of 995 over a four-year period (2017-18 to 2020-21), which is an all-time ASU high and the university’s first time leading the conference, ahead of Stanford.

Arizona energy providers and state universities join forces to pursue a carbon-neutral economy

May 12, 2022 The unique coalition aims to develop a clean hydrogen ecosystem to help cut carbon dioxide emissions in the state.

ASU Thunderbird School celebrates grand opening of global headquarters

April 29, 2022 The Thunderbird School of Global Management at ASU celebrated the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art global headquarters in downtown Phoenix. During the event, Thunderbird unveiled the official name of the building as the F. Francis & Dionne Najafi Global Headquarters, named after Thunderbird alumni F. Francis and Dionne Najafi in recognition of their generous support of global education.

ASU statement on free speech on campus

April 11, 2022 As a public university, ASU adheres to the First Amendment and strives to ensure the fullest degree of intellectual freedom and free expression.

John Thompson named ASUPD assistant chief following national search

March 14, 2022 The ASU Police Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Commander John Thompson to the role of Assistant Chief.

Tip from student leads to recovery of explosive materials

March 1, 2022 The ASU Police Department received information on Feb. 28 from a concerned student that another student might be building explosives in his Palo Verde East residence hall.

Chris Howard, president of Robert Morris University, joins ASU Enterprise leadership

January 4, 2022 Dr. Chris Howard, president of Robert Morris University and a national expert in higher education policy, will join Arizona State University as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the ASU Enterprise.

The U.S. Senate confirms ASU professor Maria Rosario Jackson as the 13th chair of the National Endowment for the Arts

December 20, 2021 Maria Rosario Jackson is the first African American and Mexican American to lead the National Endowment for the Arts.