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Sparky Talks

Are you an ASU student who seeks success?
Do you have five minutes to learn how you can be successful?

Sparky Talks are five-minute presentations by ASU leaders on topics that will motivate and inspire you to make the most of your academic and educational opportunities at ASU. Watch one now or all of them. Like them. Share them. Watch them again whenever you want.

 

The Internal Civil War: Social vs. Student

SparkyTalks: The Internal Civil War: Social vs. Student

AJ is associate dean of students at the Tempe campus. His research and practice is in multicultural student success. AJ is also a faculty member of the national organization, Student African American Brotherhood, which promotes high school and college graduation of African American and Latino youth.

Interdependence

SparkyTalks: Interdependence

James teaches courses on student success, mindset, and critical thinking and reading. His research interest is in motivational interviewing and positive psychology.

Self-Study: The Secret To Success

SparkyTalks: Self-Study: The Secret To Success

Gina teaches courses on student success, and critical thinking and reading. Her research and practice is in psychology, mindfulness and yoga.

Live Fully, Live Now, Be Mindful

SparkyTalks: Live Fully, Live Now, Be Mindful

Joel is a licensed psychologist who currently serves as associate director of ASU Wellness. Joel’s research and practice is in wellness psychology, mindfulness, yoga and psychotherapy.