Skip to main content

Year One: Life at ASU — Studying for finals


Men studying in a booth.
December 11, 2015

That first semester can fly by for freshmen. The same sensation is felt here with "Year One: Life at ASU," our periodic photo series following five freshmen through their first year at ASU. It seems like we just watched these students move into their dorms, and now they're already going through their first round of final exams.

Here's a look at how they study — and break the monotony of studying with some help from friends. If you're a regular fan of this series you might notice we're missing one of our five, Sabrina Haines. With her obligations to the ASU women's basketball team, which is ranked No. 24 in the nation at the time of this post, she has been busy traveling to games, practicing and studying ... and not always in a way that fit with our schedules. Regardless, Sabrina and the other four will be back next semester as we watch them go through their second semester. You know it's going to fly by fast enough that we'll soon be at the end of the school year wondering where the time went. 

More Sun Devil community

 

Group of five award winners holding trophies onstage.

Founders' Day: A celebration of ASU’s past, present and future

A Marine, a leader in carbon emissions technology and a disability advocate had one thing in common on Wednesday night.  They were all part of an inspiring group of Arizona State University alumni,…

Woman passing out food to the homeless.

Rooting for the underdog

Editor's note: Arizona State University alumni are making a difference in every corner and community of the world, positively changing the lives of those they encounter. ASU News traveled around the…

Woman and child using a microscope.

Polytechnic campus shows 'neighbors' university in their backyard at ASU Open Door

More than 40 exhibits ranging from flight simulators to a stuffed animal hospital to a robotic arm delighted more than 1,500 visitors to Arizona State University's Polytechnic campus in Mesa on a…