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Editor's note: This story is being highlighted in ASU Now's year in review. Read more top stories from 2018 here . — Welcome to ASU Now's live-blog coverage of the opening week of the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at Arizona State University, the university's new home in Washington, D.C. You can also c heck...
Editor's note: Friday's events at the Barrett & O'Connor Washington Center focused on helping professional athletes transition out of their playing careers, new ways of involving citizens on decisions about science and policy, and a roundtable on redesigning design education. Find the blog roundup here , with links to the other day's highlights. A parting thought 6:36 p.m. Friday, March...
Editor's note: Opening week continued at the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at ASU. Find the current day's blog here , with links to the other day's highlights. Panel: ‘Globalism in the Age of Nationalism’ 9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 15 The U.S. and other countries around the world face an interesting balance: growing calls for...
Editor's note: Opening week continued at the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at ASU. Find the highlights from Day 1 here , and the current day's blog here . Reception: Smarts in the spotlight 10:25 p.m. Tuesday, March 13 Knowledge Enterprise Development hosted a showcase and reception giving visitors — including members of Congress —...
Editor's note: Opening week continued at the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at ASU. Find the current day's blog here , with links to the other day's highlights. Panel: 'Expanded Opportunities through ASU’s International Rule of Law and Security Program' 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, March 14 (From left) Barbara Barrett, Jay O'Connor and Craig Barrett listen...
Editor's note: The first day of the opening week at the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at ASU was a full one. Here are the highlights; find the current day's blog here . Panel: 'Covering Washington in the Age of Trump' 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 12 Washington Post White House reporter Ashley Parker (center) speaks...
Editor's note: ASU Now photographers share their best photos from the opening week at the Ambassador Barbara Barrett & Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Washington Center at Arizona State University, the university's new home in Washington, D.C. Check back daily for new images, and follow event updates at our ongoing blog . Day 5 plus Day 4 Day 3 Day 2...
Arizona State University’s Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes (CSPO), a research unit of the Institute for the Future of Innovation in Society, has once again been named one of the top 10 think tanks for science and technology policy in the latest edition of the University of Pennsylvania’s “Global Go To Think Tank Index.” This is the second consecutive...
Many universities have a presence in Washington, D.C.: a lobbyist, an internship coordinator, or a few folks who hand out swag and try to wrangle money out of federal agencies. But Arizona State University is a presence in Washington, D.C., a place where top researchers share their insights with leaders who create policy and a catalyst for tangible change in...

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