The inaugural Kickstart the Arts event took place over the weekend at ASU’s West campus. The event, designed by ASU sophomore Richard Morris, was planned with the purpose of showing students and children the importance of embracing the arts individually and within the community. The event included everything from crafts and creative writing, to screen printing, dancing and mural painting.
Look out over Tempe Town Lake on Friday or Saturday afternoon and you're bound to see a couple of sailboats. If you've seen the boats, chances are you've seen members of the ASU Sailing Club. The club has been around for 12 years now, and started as an outlet for adaptive sailing. It has since grown, and now represents ASU at competitions along the West coast.
ASU Career Services presented Career Couture, a professional fashion showcase, Friday afternoon. The event showed students the importance of professional dress when making a first impression in interviews, then gave them the opportunity to demonstrate their newly developed fashion skills.
The Tempe Exchange club hosted its 12th annual Healing Field Friday, at Mill Avenue and Salado Parkway. The field of flags honors the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and the soldiers who have lost their lives in the war on terror. Over 3,000 flags form a "living graveyard," giving visitors the opportunity to connect with the victims and have a healing experience.
ASU students looking to explore their funny side find on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, through a creative outlet known as Barren Mind, a student organization and improvisation team based on the Tempe campus. The club gives students the opportunity to practice improvisation, humor and stage presence through weekly performances at the Memorial Union.
Barren Mind Improv members act out a scene on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015.