WHAT IF universities were as nimble as startups, with the freedom and capacity to explore wild ideas and rapidly advance innovation?

The Office of University Initiatives (UI) is an interdisciplinary team that leverages design thinking, research and collaboration to rapidly design and launch initiatives in support of Arizona State University’s charter and design aspirations.

Applications for the 2018-19 University Innovation Fellowship are now open!

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New academic year, new fellows

Say hello to the 2017-18 class of University Innovation Fellows: Andrew, Aya and Joanna!

Meet the fellows

The Fellowship in University Innovation at Arizona State University

University news

Arizona State University, in partnership with Valley of the Sun United Way, hosted Sun Devils UNITE, a week of philanthropy, education and service

Like many children who grow up with an incarcerated parent, it took Deborah Jiang Stein years to step out from the shadow of societal stigma and personal shame, eventually detailing her experience

Cities and the natural world seem to be at opposite ends of a spectrum, at least according to the dominant thinking of city dwellers like Woody Allen and mankind in general for the past 11,000 year