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In the Spotlight: Oct. 20, 2017

Kudos to these faculty and staff in their Spotlight: Oct. 20, 2017. Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: Oct. 20, 2017

Student spotlights for October 20, 2017. Continue reading

Protecting future generations: NAU scientists study Arctic community’s exposure to toxic pollutants

NAU professors Loren Buck and Frank von Hippel are working on a long-term research project on Alaska’s St. Lawrence Island to study the link between hazardous pollutants and the health of the island’s population. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Oct. 12, 2017

In the Spotlight: Oct. 12, 2017 Kudos to these faculty and staff Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Northern Arizona University recently won the Award … Continue reading

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NAU professor earns grant to measure economic value of forest ecosystems

Julie Mueller, a professor of business and forestry, will measure the monetary value of services provided by a healthy forest ecosystem. Continue reading

NAU student Miranda Henry on study abroad

From ‘not sure’ to New Zealand: NAU senior finds her passion during internship halfway around the world

International relations major Miranda Henry spent her summer crafting an emergency management plan for Wellington, New Zealand's capital city. Continue reading

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Print art, tools or computer parts at NAU’s MakerLab (VIDEO)

The 3-D printing facility is open to all members of the NAU and Flagstaff communities and includes 3-D printers and scanners as well as other equipment. Continue reading

Homecoming parade

Spots still available for float in NAU’s Homecoming Parade

Organizations from the NAU and Flagstaff communities are invited to submit their applications before Oct. 16 to participate in this annual tradition. Continue reading

NAU professors to present community workshops about opioid use and overdose prevention

The clinics are designed to help health care providers better serve patients who are struggling with opioid abuse. Continue reading

Julie Baldwin and Diane Stearns

Funded by $21.4 million grant, new NAU research center will address health disparities across Southwest

Professors Julie Baldwin and Diane Stearns will lead the project, which focuses on increasing NAU's basic research capacity to address health disparities among the region's underserved populations. Continue reading

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Alamosaurus Dinosaur NAU researcher Christopher Doughty discovers dinosaur dung fertilizes planet
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Protecting future generations: NAU scientists study Arctic community’s exposure to toxic pollutants
NAU professors Loren Buck and Frank von Hippel are working on a long-term research project on Alaska’s St. Lawrence Island to study the link between hazardous pollutants and the health of the island’s population.
forest NAU professor earns grant to measure economic value of forest ecosystems
Julie Mueller, a professor of business and forestry, will measure the monetary value of services provided by a healthy forest ecosystem.

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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