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NAU scientist pioneers novel ways to study endangered baleen whales

Research professor Kathleen Hunt has found that baleen stores a wide range of hormonal data that can help chart a female whale’s reproductive history–data which she hopes can be used to help repopulate them. Continue reading

Community Art Gallery opens new exhibit

The exhibit will run until January 31, 2017. Continue reading

Tennessee William’s ‘Summer and Smoke’ heats up NAU Theatre stage

Tennessee William’s 'Summer and Smoke' kicks off at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 18. Continue reading

NAU students celebrate Native American Heritage Month

NAU celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Throughout the month of November, various activities are planned to commemorate the traditions and culture of indigenous people. Continue reading

NAU joins nationwide drill to test emergency notification system Oct. 20

NAU will conduct a semiannual test of its full emergency notification system starting at 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20. Continue reading

Horizon Concert Series at NAU showcases global talents and music

The Horizons Concert Series, hosted by the School of Music, is back again this fall showcasing talents and music from across the globe. Continue reading

Governor Ducey proclaims Arizona GEAR UP Week

Gov. Doug Ducey declared the week of Sept. 19 - 23 as Arizona GEAR UP Week in the state. Continue reading

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Sofia Sweeney NAU graduate student using Instagram to teach Spanish wins award
Sofia Sweeney has found, through research, that students learning Spanish retained more information when they actively participate in social media engagement.
Rene Coggins, NAU basketball Rene Coggins finishes NAU basketball career with second Academic All-American honors
Coggins, who is majoring in accounting, finance and hotel-restaurant management, is the second player in program history to be a two-time Academic All-American.
President Rita Cheng at the NAU campus forum March 29, 2017 Past successes, future possibilities the focus at NAU campus forum
President Cheng talked about the university’s success and the goals she and her administration have laid out for the future in front of faculty, staff and students.
Images of Valley fever fungus Valley fever research a labor of love for NAU biotechnologist
Bridget Barker, an assistant professor of biology, focuses her work on unraveling the mystery around Valley fever and the fungus that causes the disease.
NAU Dance team poses with trophies Dancing queens: NAU hip-hops its way to a national championship
Earlier this year, the NAU dance team captured its first Division I national title—taking home first in the hip-hop category, and third in jazz.
President Cheng in Japan President Cheng goes to Japan to discuss collaborative educational programs
Administrators discussed the Interdisciplinary Global Program, joint research opportunities and potential future collaborations among faculty.

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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