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Gabriela Gonzalez

HSD PhD student

Gabriela Gonzalez has been pursuing research aimed at discovering how the intersectionality of ethnicity, gender, class, and culture..

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Eric B. Kennedy

HSD PhD student

Eric B. Kennedy is not the type of doctoral candidate that is content to cloister himself in an office or library, hunched over a book or keyboard..

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Barbara McAllister

HSD PhD student

HSD PhD student Barbara McAllister balances her degree program with the responsibilities of being the Executive Director of Strategy and External Alliances in Intel’s..

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Jordan Hibbs

SFIS MSTP student

SFIS MSTP student Jordan Hibbs has become the only ASU student to have been admitted to the Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) program..

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Brenda Trinidad

HSD PhD candidate

While certain earthbound companies have fixed their sights on the stars, HSD PhD candidate Brenda Trinidad has hers squarely on the companies themselves..

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Abe Tidwell

HSD candidate

To many, the Hawaiian Islands are just a beautiful vacation destination full of bent palms, grass skirts, and mai-tais, but to HSD candidate Abe Tidwell they are the site of major energy..

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Jathan Sadowski

HSD PhD candidate

In his research on the future of “smart cities” – cities populated by networked devices and processes making up an “internet of things” – HSD PhD candidate Jathan Sadowski pointedly..

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Miles Brundage

SFIS HSD candidate

Artificial Intelligence used to be little more than sci-fi movie fodder. While the tear-wrenching travails of Haley Joel Osment’s portrayal of an android longing for a mother earned some sympathy..

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Michael Burnam-Fink

HSD PhD student

Artificial Intelligence used to be little more than sci-fi movie fodder. While the tear-wrenching travails of Haley Joel Osment’s portrayal of an android longing for a mother earned some sympathy..

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Carlo Altamirano

HSD PhD student

The Isthmus of Tehuantepec spans three states in the south of Mexico, including one of the poorest, Oaxaca. This narrow stretch of land separating the Gulf of..

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Tess Doezema

HSD PhD student

SFIS HSD student Tess Doezema’s research looks at how scientists and policy makers contribute to shaping the idea of the bioeconomy – the economic activity coming out of..

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 Lenora Ott

Lenora Ott

HSD PhD student

It started with a dance. Raqs Sharqui, a belly dancing class to be exact, where Lenora Ott first learned about the School for the Future of Innovation in Society’s Global Technology and Development Master’s program. After hearing a close friend in the class talk so highly about it, she decided to look into it herself. 

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