Students in lab coats, medical masks and gloves point at a chart

The Arizona Board of Regents has asked ASU to expand medical education in Arizona by launching a new medical school, one charged with addressing the significant and growing health care needs of the state. The new ASU School of Medicine and Advanced Medical Engineering will integrate clinical medicine, biomedical science and engineering.

People touring a science facility

From left: Prabu Raja, president of Applied Materials’ Semiconductor Products Group; U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris; and Applied Materials President Gary Dickerson smile during an announcement Monday in Santa Clara, California, of a landmark investment by Applied Materials to build the world’s largest and most advanced facility for semiconductor research and development. The new center will build upon Applied Materials’ existing relationships with top engineering schools, such as ASU, where the company has been conducting research in materials science and semiconductor technology alongside faculty and students. "ASU will bring research expertise and help create the future innovation and manufacturing talent pipeline that will be critical over the long term,” ASU President Michael Crow said. Photo courtesy of Applied Materials 

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