2018 Sun Devil Bowl Guide

31 H Y U N D A I S U N B O W L | D E C . 2 9 , 2 0 1 7 A R I Z O N A S T A T E F O O T B A L L 2 0 1 7 B O W L G U I D E ASU is simultaneously producing the largest number of faculty Fulbright Scholars and the newly minted national champions of e-sports, and stands as the No. 1 public research university chosen by international students. Master teachers for master learners ASU faculty are at the forefront nationally in advancing research and discovery and producing graduates fully capable of meeting the needs of newly emerging career opportunities and tackling the unexpected. The university has more faculty Fulbright scholars than any other in the country, and is a top-five producer of student Fulbright scholars. Nobel laureates, Pulitzer Prize winners, MacArthur fellows and nearly 200 “highly prestigious” National Research Council faculty teach at ASU. The university is in elite company with Stanford, Harvard and the University of Chicago as one of the only universities in the country with enrolled Rhodes, Marshall and Churchill student scholars. More prestigious Flinn student scholars attend ASU than any other university in the state, and ASU is No. 1 in the country over the past decade in producing STEM-focused Goldwater student scholars. Barrett, The Honors College at ASU has been called “the gold standard of honors colleges” in the U.S. by The New York Times, and its multi-campus residential community has more National Merit Scholars than MIT, Stanford, UC Berkeley, Duke and Brown, to name but a handful (see Barrett sidebar). Wanted by employers: ASU students ASU is highly regarded as a top university for graduate employability. The 2016 Global University Graduate Employability Survey ranks ASU in the top 10 nationally, ahead of MIT, Columbia and UCLA. The university ranks No. 5 on a list of the top universities favored by employers for producing the best-qualified graduates, according to The Wall Street Journal, and has also been cited by Business Insider as a top-20 school for landing a career in Silicon Valley, ahead of