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Tempe Campus Activities

Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020 | 1–5 p.m.

Humanities

Baile con Instituto de Folklor Mexicano (Dance with the Institute of Mexican Folklore)

See dance performances from the Institute of Folklorico Mexicano! They are a local dance group whose missions is to maintain and share the magnificence of Mexico's traditional dance, music, dress and history; and to grow and promote public awareness and appreciation of this rich cultural heritage.

Zone A: Tempe • Interdisciplinary B (INTDSB) Outdoors | east entrance

Student Life

LIVE Performance by the Ukulele Club at ASU!

Special Hours: 3 - 4 p.m.

Listen to beautiful ukulele music performed LIVE by talented Sun Devils!

Zone A: Tempe • Coor Hall (COOR) Outdoors | East Patio

Natural Science

Seeing Molecular Machines in Virtual Reality

See a demonstration of how virtual reality is used to visualize nature's molecular machines to solve important global health and energy challenges. Our presentation, combined with virtual reality goggles will show you how they work.

Zone D: Tempe • Biodesign Institute Bldg B (BDB) | First Floor | Atrium

Sustainability

Make Wildflower Seed Bombs

Seed bombs are little round balls that are made up of compost, clay and seeds. We will make seed bombs with native desert wildflower seeds for you to take home and toss into the soil. As the famous quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson goes, "The earth laughs in flowers." So come and make a portable ball of nature and spread some laughter in a patch of earth near you.

Zone A: Tempe • Neeb Hall (NEEB) Outdoors | North Plaza

Health & Wellness

Healthy Lifestyles

Join us in an exploration of your well-being. Touch, feel and engage with our food models and learn about portion size. Get your heart rate up while corn-hole tossing, hula hooping and dancing. Leave our station in a relaxed state after bubble wrap popping, stretching, slow breathing and creating a gratitude board.

Zone A: Tempe • Coor Hall (COOR) Outdoors | Forest Mall Lawn

Sustainability

What is Sustainability?

Students and faculty from the School of Sustainability will showcase their research and guide you through fun interactive activities that highlight the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The 17 SDGs are an urgent call for action by all countries - developed and developing - in a global partnership. They recognize that ending poverty and other deprivations must go hand-in-hand with strategies that improve health and education, reduce inequality and spur economic growth - all while tackling climate change and working to preserve our oceans and forests.

Zone A: Tempe • Wrigley Hall (WGHL) | First Floor | 102 and Breezeway

Art/Design

LEGO Engineering

Attendees will learn engineering concepts through building with LEGO. How to create a bridge design that can span the longest possible distance and determine the weight bearing load it can take. This module uses creativity with classic building design to show first-hand how the engineering feat of bridges work.

Zone C: Tempe • Interdisciplinary Science And Technology Building I (ISTB1) Outdoors | Patio

Social Science

Making Ancient Pots

Come see and touch natural raw materials used in the production and painting of ancient pottery from the Phoenix Basin, then leave your mark on our replica jar. We will have real archaeological examples and researchers on hand. Collect stamps on your SHESC treasure map to win a prize.

Zone A: Tempe • School of Human Evolution and Social Change (SHESC) | Second Floor | Gallery

Natural Science

ASU Natural History Collections

Come see an incredible display of mammals, insects, mollusks and plant specimens from the amazing ASU Natural History Collections! Learn about these fascinating specimens from our talented staff and students. We will also have hands-on activities for the kids. Learn how we gather important information on our collection specimens and share this information online.

Zone D: Tempe • Interdisciplinary Science And Technology Building IV (ISTB4) | Second Floor | Second Floor Gallery, Near the Meteorites

Engineering

Exploration of Career Paths

A fun activity game to explore different career paths.

Zone C: Tempe • Engineering Center G (ECG) Outdoors | ECG Breezeway

Natural Science

NASA's Psyche Asteroid Mission: Journey to a Metal World

Psyche is both the name of an asteroid orbiting the Sun between Mars and Jupiter - and the name of a NASA space mission to visit that asteroid, led by ASU. Join us and take a picture with a papier-mâché Psyche, color the mission badge and try out a virtual reality activity!

Zone D: Tempe • Interdisciplinary Science And Technology Building IV (ISTB4) | First Floor | Back of First Floor Lobby

Culture/Language

Share Your Culture

Student & Cultural Engagement (SCE) creates a transformational opportunity to engage in culture, community and global leadership at Arizona State University. Students find opportunities to explore the Sun Devil community through community building, global leadership, inclusion, cultural celebrations, civic discourse and community change. SCE promotes the development of Sun Devil culture through self-expression, learning and heritage with the formation of an ASU culture rooted in inclusion, individual experience, community values and the Sun Devil way. LEGO and share who you are and be sure to pick up a Culture@ASU Coloring Book!

Zone B: Tempe • Old Main (MAIN) Outdoors | Old Main Lawn

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