West Campus Activities

Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 | 1–6 p.m.

Social Science

Social Justice and Human Rights: Experiencing Greece

Come learn about the International Asylum Seeking in Greece

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 101

Humanities

Valentine's Cards Service Project

Join Changemaker Central as we create Valentine's Day cards for children with pediatric feeding issues. Cards will be donated to Feeding Matters.

Zone A: West • Verde Dining Pavilion (VRDE) | First Floor | This activity will take place in the Changemaker Central/Devil's Den space.

Health & Wellness

Meet Sammy the Simulation Manikin

Meet Sammy the simulation manikin and experience how nursing students use simulation technology 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.

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 135

Culture/Language

Gumbo Demo

Special Hours: 2-5pm

Gumbo, a traditional stew originating in Louisiana amongst African Americans, means Okra, a must for any variety of good tasting, strongly flavored dishes. Usually a mixture of meat, chicken or seafood with vegetables, there are as many recipes as there are great cooks in the kitchen. Join Dr. Duku Anokye as she demonstrates making her award-winning recipe in celebration of Black History Month. Come to see the ingredients, smell the aromas, and stay to enjoy the taste!

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) | First Floor | Testing Kitchen

Natural Science

Talkin' Toxicology

Demonstration of items from Toxicology Course

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Third Floor | Lobby

Student Life

University Housing Open House and Tours

Ever wonder how our Freshmen live on campus? Join us for a look inside our First-Year Residence Hall! Get a behind-the-scenes guided tour including our Housing Show-Room, Computer Lab, Community Kitchen, Classroom, and more!

Zone B: West • Casa De Oro ( CDOR ) | First Floor | Front Lobby

Business

Lets Get Down to Business Logistics Lab

Come check out the logistics lab! You'll have an opportunity to meet with professors and they can answer your questions about all things logistics.

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 113

Student Life

Minute to Win It

Come join Barrett honors students in competing to become the Minute to Win It champion. Various stations will be set up to challenge your skills. Compete against our honors students, or against someone in your group.

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 125

Social Science

Neuroscience of Chocolate

The Cognitive and Vision Science Lab will offer demonstrations on the effects of chocolate consumption on brain function. Be sure to stop by if you have a craving!

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 101

Business

Let's Get Down To Business with Knight-Swift Transportation!

Come visit W. P. Carey School of Business and Knight-Swift Transportation. They are now the industry's largest full truckload company; operating with an extensive fleet of roughly 23,000 tractors, 77,000 trailers, and employing 28,000 people. We will have one of their semi-tractors (semi cab) on campus to view.

Zone C: West • Fletcher Library (FLHLB) Outdoors | West of Fletcher Library

Social Science

Edison's Laboratory

Thomas Edison, "The Wizard of Menlo Park," was a prolific American inventor who impacted the world. Take a walk through Menlo Park with the virtual reality game ASU Prep Digital created for our college prep high school students.

Zone A: West • University Center (UCB) | Second Floor | 261

Business

Lets Get Down To Business!

Come visit the W. P. Carey School of Business activity to learn about the logistics side of business. Real W. P. Carey students will help you make the decisions required to deliver products all over the world. Join us and foster your business spirit!

Zone B: West • Fletcher Lawn Outdoors | Northeast corner of Fletcher Lawn

Health & Wellness

Bio-Dots

Participants will receive a Bio-dot, which monitors a person's stress level throughout the day.

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) | First Floor | Lobby

Business

Lets Get Down To Business with a Balloon Artist!

Come visit the W. P. Carey School of Business balloon twister artist. They will amaze you with your very own balloon creation!

Zone B: West • Fletcher Lawn Outdoors | Northeast corner of Fletcher Lawn

Natural Science

Biomedical Research Lab Open House

Take a tour of the biomedical research lab, hear a research pitch, view cells in microscopes, learn about the benefits of vitamin D and more!

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Third Floor | Hallway and Lab 330

Natural Science

Designer Genes

Activities for finding out your phenotype/genotype, such as rolled tongue, widow's peak, finger prints etc. Also play a fun genetics game!

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Third Floor | Lobby

Natural Science

Encouraging Your Child In STEM

Research based talk to parents about encouraging children with S.T.E.M.

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Third Floor | Lobby

Business

Lets Get Down To Business with Spark Tank!

Come visit the W. P. Carey School of Business activity to learn how to create a business, then pitch it to the Spark Tank panel! Real W. P. Carey students will help guide your ideas in the creation of a business. Join us and foster your entrepreneurial spirit!

Zone B: West • Fletcher Lawn Outdoors | Northeast corner of Fletcher Lawn

Natural Science

Crime Scene Lab

Crime Scene Lab with various Forensic activities and the science behind them. This is activity is family friendly.

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | First Floor | L1-54

Art/Design

Jazz Festival

Groove to a variety of jazz styles performed on the lush Quad Lawn at ASU’s West campus. Jazz ensembles feature local high school, community college, ASU and professional jazz musicians. Take in a jazz experience as part of the Open Door event. Grab some grub from a food truck and enjoy the outdoor performances on the green. Tables and chairs are available or you can bring your own blanket or comfy chair.

Schedule: 1:00 P.M., 2:00 P.M., 3:00 P.M., 4:00 P.M., 5:00 P.M.

Zone B: West • The Quad Outdoors | Lawn Stage

Social Science

Visualizing Immigrant Phoenix

Exhibit of the undergraduate research project, led by Kristin Koptiuch, who engage in ethnographic fieldwork in metro Phoenix in order to visually document immigrants’ imprint upon the cityscape.

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | 103

Student Life

Access ASU, me3, College and Career Exploration

Please join us at the Access ASU table for information on college readiness. Visitors will get the opportunity to take me3, an online interactive major and career quiz, spin our prize wheel for a chance to win one of our amazing giveaways, and find out more about how to get prepared for college.

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) | First Floor | Lobby

Health & Wellness

SDFC Backyard Games

Check out the Sun Devil Fitness Center and play small backyard games such as Giant Jenga, Giant Chess/Checkers, Giant Connect4, Cornhole, Ping Pong, and CanJam Frisbee Toss.

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) | First Floor | Lobby

Engineering

Maze Masters

In this STEM challenge for kids, children will create a paper plate maze game inspired by pinball machines using just a few common craft supplies.

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) | First Floor | Area in front of stairwell

Humanities

Angry Birds

Test your skills with our slingshot and see if you can angle the birds to knock down those pigs!

Zone C: West • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCW) Outdoors | The activity will take place outside of SDFC near the quad

Natural Science

Forensic Science Frenzy

Discover the real science behind "forensic science" & see how forensics assists law enforcement in criminal investigations!

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Lower Level | L1-54

Engineering

You Can Do the Cube - Rubik's Cube Competition

Special Hours: 8:30 A.M - 4:30 P.M.

Kicking off the Open Door Day West Campus, the Rubik's Cube Competition is an annual Event. Teams can register up until January 13, 2018 at www.YouCanDoTheCube.com

Schedule: Competition Heats

Zone A: West • University Center (UCB) | First Floor | La Sala Ballrooms (A, B & C)

Natural Science

Hold Old Are Those Bones?

"How to Age the Skeleton" station with skeletal material and a digitizer!

Zone B: West • Classroom/Lab/Computer Classroom (CLCC) | Third Floor | Lobby

Social Science

Sweet Tweets

Practice your language of love! Visit the Communication Assessment & Learning Lab (C.A.L.L. ) to record, write, draw, photograph, or create a Valentine's message to share on Twitter.

Zone B: West • Sands Classroom & Lecture Hall (SANDS) | First Floor | SANDS Courtyard & 3rd floor C.A.L.L Lab

Art/Design

Make A Robot!

Join the fun and excitement of the ASU maker community by learning how to make a simple and tiny robot called a BristleBot! ASU Library is just one of many maker communities all over the world that provides creative space for people, ideas and tools to come together – a place where fun and learning go hand in hand. You will also get the chance to race your robot and see a 3D printer up close and in action!

Zone C: West • Fletcher Library (FLHLB) | First Floor | Collaborative Study Zone - West of Starbucks

Pages

Home / West / Activities