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Faculty Innovation

SolarSpell (Solar Powered Educational Learning Library) is a portable, ruggedized, solar powered digital library that broadcasts a webpage containing open-access educational content over an offline WiFi hotspot for use in under-resourced localities.


Student Innovation

Join us as we learn about AZLoop - an ASU-led team of students who competed in the SpaceX Hyperloop Competition. Out of over 1,300 teams, they placed in the top eight! How did they do it? Find out on Innovation Happens.

Recommended if you're interested in: engineering, robotics, transportation, SpaceX

Staff Innovation

ASU PlayMakers, a health and wellness program operated by the Sun Devil Fitness Center, provides students with an opportunity to be active, combat stress, and engage in safe, fun, and educational experiences. 

Faculty Innovation

SolarSpell (Solar Powered Educational Learning Library) is a portable, ruggedized, solar powered digital library that broadcasts a webpage containing open-access educational content over an offline WiFi hotspot for use in under-resourced localities.

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"Ranking #1 recognizes ASU's innovation mindset. It achnowledges something important about who we are and who we will continue to be: a university that brings diverse intellects together to solve the most pressing issues of our time."

Michael M. Crow

President, Arizona State University