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ASU staff make ASU #1 in innovation. Join us.

ASU consistently ranks as the most innovative school in the nation, ahead of schools like MIT and Stanford

That's because staff members work hard to create ways for students to get the most out of their time at the university.


Staff Innovation Stories

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. 

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Are you an ASU staff innovator?

Apply for the President’s Award for Innovation.

The President’s Award for Innovation provides formal recognition to ASU faculty and staff who have made significant contributions to ASU and higher education through the creation, development and implementation of innovative projects, programs, initiatives, services and techniques.

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ASU is #1 in innovation because of YOU.

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