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2017 Legislature Intern Class

Arizona legislative internships offer glimpse into career in public service, accepting applications now

Each spring, Northern Arizona University students have the opportunity to develop skills and experience the legislative process firsthand while working alongside professionals at the state capitol. Continue reading

NAU students move in

Modified traffic plan and road closures for #NAUmovein week

Students are scheduled to move in 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, to Thursday, Aug. 24, and faculty and staff should be aware of some changes to campus during this time. Continue reading

AmeriCorps logo

NAU’s AmeriCorps seeks Arizona Ready for College and Career partner sites

Do you know of a local organization who seeks to help students prepare for college? Continue reading

NAU program receives $1.3M grant to continue changing lives, one storybook at a time (VIDEO)

The grant will go towards expanding the Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Programs, which provide opportunities for people age 55 and over to volunteer throughout the state. Continue reading

Grace Novak

Shakin’ up Shakespeare: Female portrays Henry V in NAU’s newest theatre production

Shakespeare's works are notoriously male-dominated, but NAU's summer production company cast alumna Grace Novak as King Henry V, putting a spin on one of his classic tales. Continue reading

Sky Glow

A night with NAU’s Harun Mehmedinovic: Free event celebrating Skyglow Project

On July 28, the public is invited to a viewing of time-lapse night photography and films from 8-10 p.m. at the Coconino Center for the Arts. Continue reading

Southern grasshopper mouse (Onychomys torridus)

A wolf’s howl in miniature: NAU researchers discover mice speak similarly to humans

NAU assistant professor and lead author on the research Bret Pasch has studied the grasshopper mice, rodents known for their remarkably loud call, for more than three years. Continue reading

NAU's Science and Health Building

NAU’s Science and Health building deemed Gold LEED certified

The recent certification brings the total number of LEED certified buildings on campus to 14. Continue reading

NAU Honors students

Unleashing inner artists: NAU’s Honors artist-in-residence program expands

Until now, painter Bruce Aiken has been the only artist-in-residence at the university. But thanks to a recent gift, three additional artists will join the program—providing students an opportunity of a lifetime. Continue reading

Steinway & Sons piano

The best of the best: NAU launches All-Steinway Initiative (VIDEO)

NAU hopes to join the 175 elite music schools throughout the world that possess this designation. Continue reading

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2017 Legislature Intern Class Arizona legislative internships offer glimpse into career in public service, accepting applications now
Each spring, Northern Arizona University students have the opportunity to develop skills and experience the legislative process firsthand while working alongside professionals at the state capitol.
Manic Moonday: NAU astronomer discusses solar eclipse, why people should experience the celestial scenery
Ty Robinson says the eclipse can explain planetary behavior, which may take us closer to discovering alien life, and also is a neat experience for viewers.
NAU welcomes new community art exhibit
Artists celebrate 20 years of Flagstaff Open Studios at the High Country Conference Center.
COPs NAU scientists urge further study of ‘the beasts in all of us’—colonizing opportunistic pathogens
Bacterial pathogens often live a double life in humans, residing docilely until a flare-up, at which they can be toxic to their human hosts.
NAU students move in Modified traffic plan and road closures for #NAUmovein week
Students are scheduled to move in 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, to Thursday, Aug. 24, and faculty and staff should be aware of some changes to campus during this time.
AmeriCorps logo NAU’s AmeriCorps seeks Arizona Ready for College and Career partner sites
Do you know of a local organization who seeks to help students prepare for college?

Editor’s Picks

NAU’s unique study abroad program wins international award
NAU was honored for its Interdisciplinary Global Program, which allows students to study and work in another country for a full year, helping them to prepare for work in the global economy.
Patient with autism spectrum disorder NAU researcher discovers key to fighting autism may lie not in the mind, but in the gut
Greg Caporaso and team performed fecal microbial transplants, which showed promising results that could lead to a new treatment option.
NAU student-athletes and Louie the Lumberjack join Flagstaff area elementary school students at an assembly. Lumberjack love: NAU student-athletes work with area elementary school children
Members of several NAU sports teams worked with local elementary school students to encourage academic responsibility, good character and fitness through the Lumberjacks C.A.R.E. program