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NAU researcher uses native species to restore the Colorado Plateau

Brad Butterfield is collaborating with the Bureau of Land Management to figure out what various seeds are needed to repopulate fire-devastated areas. Continue reading

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. Continue reading

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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. Continue reading

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Feeling the Lumberjack love: NAU staff invited to donate items to struggling students

SPAC is collecting food, clothing, school supplies and other items, in line with the organization's and university's mission to help students succeed. Continue reading

Disorder or difference? Speech-language pathology team at NAU works with English language learners to diagnose speech disorders

The team, created last year, provides assessments for local school districts who have bilingual children who may have a speech or communication disorder. Continue reading

NAU ecosystem scientist’s study finds more frequent droughts may endanger ecosystem resiliency

The study, published in Nature, showed as droughts get more frequent and more severe, ecosystems may not have enough time to recover. Continue reading

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NAU Faculty and Staff Alumni BBQ scheduled for Aug. 21

The Office of Alumni Engagement is hosting the complimentary event. Continue reading

NAU researcher collaborates on study of risk factors for HIV in men

The study, of which Bruce Hungate was co-author, examined the correlation between HIV infection and the bacteria in the foreskins of infected men. Continue reading

Meet the dean, earn HealthyU points in President’s Wellness Walk

Faculty, staff and students are invited to join President Rita Cheng for a lunchtime Healthy U Wellness Walk Aug. 9 on south campus. Continue reading

NAU parking permits for sale, changes to downtown, south side parking delayed for now

Parking permits for the 2017-2018 school year are available for purchase Aug. 1, the same day a pay-to-park program goes into effect in downtown Flagstaff. Continue reading

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NAU researcher uses native species to restore the Colorado Plateau
Brad Butterfield is collaborating with the Bureau of Land Management to figure out what various seeds are needed to repopulate fire-devastated areas.
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.

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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