Downtown Phoenix Campus Activities

Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 | 4–8 p.m.

Social Science

Seeking Solutions: We Do Public Service

College of Public Service & Community Solutions is committed to transforming communities. Stop by our informational booth to learn more about our degree programs and to share your personally-crafted solution for Arizona communities in the following focus-areas: community development, health care, infrastructure, environment and water, education, young talent, civic engagement, job creation.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Room 169

Health & Wellness

Mindfulness Through Movement: Meditative Sound Soup

Special Hours: 6:30 - 7:15 pm

Have you ever experienced sound mindfully? Well, here’s your chance! This mindfulness through movement session will present Himalayan Singing Bowl protocols woven with improvised guitar loops to create a sonic environment for mindful practice and embodied presence. Special guests include: Rob Kaplan and Wil Heywood with Eileen Standley and Nicole Curry.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Room 110

Sustainability

Sustainability Super Hero

You have the power to create a better world for all living things! Come and explore the many ways you can change your behavior and influence your community for the better. After collecting the knowledge and tools for sustainability success and six special recipe cards throughout Sustainability Central, the occasion will be commemorated with a Sustainability Super Hero Badge and prize pack.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Lobby

Sustainability

Future Builder

Can you create a sustainable future city? Future Builder introduces the three pillars of sustainability — society, economy and environment — and allows participants to consider the trade-offs associated with building different things, especially the high cost and relative scarcity of valuable resources.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Lobby

Health & Wellness

Anatomage Experience

Come explore ASU's very own virtual dissector. Featured in shows like Grey's Anatomy, this state of the art teaching tool is a 3D anatomy system that allows individuals to see and virtually dissect a human cadaver with the touch of a finger. Come be amazed by this fully interactive life-sized touch screen anatomy experience!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Third Floor | Room 381

Health & Wellness

Mindfulness Through the Senses: Mindfulness & Movement Through Tai Chi

Special Hours: 5:00 - 5:20 pm

The Center for Mindfulness, Compassion and Resilience will be hosting an introductory tai chi workshop. Tai chi is an ancient tradition of gentle, focused movements that are synced with one’s breathing. It is an excellent way to feel calmness and peace, which is what mindfulness strives for. Come as you are and join us in practicing tai chi!

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Room 110

Student Life

ASU Admission 101

Special Hours: 4:00 - 4:45 pm

This session will guide you through your college search process and offer helpful advice to find the college or university that is right for you. You will receive helpful information about the admission process, scholarship programs and financial aid. Our experienced admission representatives will provide helpful tips on navigating the college search process. Additionally, you will learn about the ASU student experience. This must-attend session will help guide you on the right path to attending college.

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • Post Office (POST) | Lower Level | Black Canyon L1-12

Social Science

The Real CSI

Have you ever wanted to know how Police solve crimes? Come find out about the tools and techniques officers use to put the puzzle together. You can also take a tour of the new ASU Police Sub-Station at the Downtown Campus!

Schedule: 4:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Lobby

Sustainability

Water Roll

You decide where our water should go! The Colorado River supplies water to seven states, including Arizona. In this interactive game, participants use marbles and tubes to allocate one of our most important and scarcest resources: fresh water. You get to decide how much water to send to farms, factories and homes. After completing this activity, you will be awarded a Water station recipe card. Collect all six recipe cards and you will be recognized as a Sustainability Super Hero and be awarded a prize pack!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Breezeway

Health & Wellness

Mindfulness Through the Senses

ASU Center for Mindfulness, Compassion & Resilience is excited to invite you to participate in Mindfulness through the Senses this year at Open Door. This journey will include hands-on activities and practice while invoking the senses of sight, smell, taste, sound, touch, and movement through Mindfulness. Please feel free to drop-in at any time and take your senses through an adventure of self-discovery.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Room 110

Health & Wellness

Thinking on Your Feet

Is your brain smarter when you're sitting or standing? Test your brain power to see how you think on your feet.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health South (HLTHS) Outdoors | Tent, 2nd Street & Taylor Place

Health & Wellness

Blood Pressure Screening

Community Health Center staff invite you to have your blood pressure checked and learn more about our Downtown Phoenix clinic.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Lobby

Student Life

Glow Party

Join us for a glow in the dark party where everyone wins a prize!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Suite 162 (Barrett Suite)

Student Life

Empowering to Engage for Excellence

Participants will engage in a painting activity surrounding the theme “Colors of the Wind." The completed art created will be showcased and used as décor for the American Indian Student Support Services @Downtown site. Students and staff will engage in dialogue with others regarding their experiences as Native Sun Devils in the Downtown Phoenix community.

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • Post Office (POST) | Lower Level | Room L1-32

Health & Wellness

Mindfulness Through the Senses: Mindfulness & Movement Through Breathing

Special Hours: 6:00 - 6:20 pm

Did you know that breathing exercises can decrease stress and even change your brain’s structure? The Center for Mindfulness, Compassion and Resilience will be hosting a workshop on breathing practices. ASU professor, Dr. Ann Sebren, will explain the science behind breathing and we will continue with some basic breathing practices that encourage mindfulness. Swing by for a fresh breath of peace and serenity! Your brain will thank you!

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Room 110

Natural Science

Microbes: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Explore the microbes that live on you and in you! Learn how they can keep you healthy or make you sick. Investigate the effects of antibiotics on bacterial growth and discover how bacteria become resistant to them. Learn how to culture microbes safely in the laboratory, and see real microbes magnified over 1000 times their actual size! Finally, observe the effects of molds and bacteria on common food items and see how they’re used in industrial applications.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Third Floor | Room 360C

Art/Design

Pop-Up Art Exhibition by The Art Grads (T.A.G.)

ASU's Master of Fine Arts candidates showcase their skill and vision in a pop-up art exhibition. Organized by The Art Grads (T.A.G.), the exhibition will include works in variety of media, including drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, fibers, photography, intermedia and others. Some of the contributing artists will be on hand to answer questions and do interesting demonstrations.

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • A. E. England Bldg. (AEEB) | First Floor | Auditorium

Health & Wellness

De-Stress: Mandalas, Biodots and Relaxation!

ASU Counseling Services invites you to our table to "De-Stress," by spending time coloring a Mandala, using a Biodot to figure out your current mood, and learning relaxation skills to cope with daily life stresses.

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • Civic Space (CIVIC) Outdoors | Outside

Art/Design

Virtual Reality, Art and More

We invite you to an innovative and fun First Friday artwalk at the Westward Ho! We’ll feature art from students in the School of Criminology who launched a creative venture to highlight prison program effectiveness by selling art created by incarcerated individuals at the Arizona State Prison Complex in Florence. We’ll also have live, interactive virtual reality demonstrations as part of our interdisciplinary partnership with the ASU Acoustic Ecology Lab, bringing VR technology to the sights and sounds of natural environments. Join us as we bring together arts, sciences, humanities and new technologies to showcase our Downtown Phoenix community embeddedness.

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • Westward Ho | First Floor | Concho Room

Humanities

Cronkite School and Arizona PBS Tours

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Cronkite School and Arizona PBS during an interactive walking tour of Cronkite's professional programs, labs, bureaus and broadcast studios.

Schedule: 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m., 7 p.m.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • Cronkite/8 (CRONK) | First Floor | Lobby

Social Science

Beus Center for Law and Society Tours

Come tour the recently constructed Beus Center for Law and Society, home of the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law.

Schedule: 4:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Beus Center For Law And Society (BCLS) | First Floor | Room 141, (W. P. Carey Foundation Armstrong Great Hall)

Student Life

Movies in the Park

Special Hours: 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Bring your blankets and join the Programming and Activities Board for a family friendly movie!

Zone A: Downtown Phoenix • Civic Space (CIVIC) Outdoors | Civic Space Park

Health & Wellness

Experiential Health Activities

Meet Sammy the simulation manikin and experience how nursing students and faculty use simulation and teaching strategies to recognize heart and breath sounds and respond to patients’ needs. Choose from a wide array of props and take pictures with Sammy to share with your friends. Interact with our SimBaby, Josephina, a high-tech infant simulator who helps our students practice routine care and manage critical emergencies.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health North (HLTHN) | First Floor | Rooms 101 & 103

Health & Wellness

Jumping for Red Ropes

How many calories does jumping rope burn? Jump rope for 1-2 minutes to get the amount of red rope candy that equals the number of calories you burned.

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Health South (HLTHS) Outdoors | Tent, 2nd Street & Taylor Place

Social Science

The Magic of Mindfulness

Stress is increasingly gaining attention in the U.S. as well as around the world for the detrimental health effects it produces. Mindfulness is gaining attention worldwide with the emergence of promising data showing how the simple act of being aware can deregulate the body’s stress response - leading to a happier and healthier life. This presentation highlights the stress response physically and psychologically as well as applicable mindful practices to deregulate stressful triggers in our personal and professional lives. Make sure to come by, it will be both entertaining and educational!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Second Floor | Mezzanine

Natural Science

How Safe Is It to Ride a Rollercoaster?

A mini roller coaster lets you see the physics behind these thrilling amusement park rides. Enjoy other fun physics activities, including FUN FLY STICKS (levitate incredible metallic-looking shapes), FAKE PIGGY (a 3D image generated using parabolic mirrors), and see LIGHTNING form before your eyes!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Third Floor | Room 371

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Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) Outdoors | Registration Tent

Social Science

Groovy Communication Game Show

Don’t be square, join the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts for a trip to the groovy 1960s and participate in (or just watch) our version of a far-out, old-school TV Game Show all about how humans communicate in 2017. Test your knowledge in our Communication Game Show on fun facts and some misconceptions about human communication in our modern era. There will be questions designed for children and ones for adults so it would be outta sight if you all come play! Get ready for some light and sound effects, and buzzers to bring out your game playing spirit.

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | Third Floor | Room 317

Sustainability

Salt River Project: Delivering Water and Power

As part of our commitment to the communities we serve, SRP has partnered with Arizona State University to reward and celebrate sustainability solutions. Discover how SRP delivers more than water and power through an interactive museum display highlighting their partnership with ASU and families like yours. Learn how you can make changes in your home that will create a better future for all. After completing this activity, you will be awarded an Energy station recipe card. Collect all six recipe cards and you will be recognized as a Sustainability Super Hero and be awarded a prize pack!

Zone B: Downtown Phoenix • University Center (UCENT) | First Floor | Lobby

Health & Wellness

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation

You have an idea, we want to hear about it! Join us for a peek into our innovative process and see how the 7 Pillars of Innovation contribute to project development. Interact with Healthcare Innovation faculty to share your ideas. Hear how the HEALab can help community members bring their innovative ideas to reality. ASU students and faculty, join us and learn more about Entrepreneurship + Innovation at ASU. Change is the only constant. Learn how you can be the change! We look forward to meeting you and exploring Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and what it can mean for you!

Zone C: Downtown Phoenix • Taylor Place (TALRPLACE) | First Floor | Suite 107 (off Taylor Street)

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