The Office of Applied Innovation identifies and applies emerging scientific, technological, design and policy innovations to advance ASU's teaching and learning mission. We focus on improving the economic, social, cultural and overall health of the communities we serve by expanding access to educational and economic opportunity.

The Office advances partnerships between ASU and innovative, mission-driven actors and networks in Arizona, nationwide and worldwide.

In the News

March 29, 2021

ASU partners with 37 organizations to support higher education goals.

The Taskforce on Higher Education and Opportunity consists of nearly 40 educational institutions working together to build an inclusive learning environment

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July 14, 2020

ASU acts fast to help nurses transition to ICU

Edson College of Nursing, Office of Applied Innovation and The Learning Enterprise collaborate on free, online continuing education course.

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February 23, 2021

New ASU student engagement initiative hopes for a better tomorrow

TomorrowTalks brings the thought leaders of today in conversation with the changemakers of tomorrow.

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Sept 16, 2020

ASU team finds success in Alliance for the American Dream finals

Enfuego Technologies uses artificial intelligence to optimize resumes and the job search process with the goal of increasing middle-class incomes by at least 10%.

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