Blog Archives

A woman walks amongst others, holding a baby

The Genocide Resource Project helps educators and students

NAU's resource project provide scholars, researchers and educators with genocide and Holocaust related data that can be used for analysis and teaching related purposes. Continue reading

Arizona Board of Regents logo

Cheng highlights successful community collaboration at ABOR meeting

Collaboration and student success were focal points at the summer Arizona Board of Regents meeting in Flagstaff last week. Continue reading

Hello my name is Intern

Internship 101 for local employers

Learn how employers create internship opportunities for NAU students. Continue reading

Lanae Blocker on the football field sideline

NAU’s assistant director of football operations in a league of her own

Following a career as a high school quarterback, Lanae Blocker has made a name for herself assisting with NAU football operations. Continue reading

Catherine Talakte

Retirement reception planned for Catherine Talakte Taylor

Join the campus community at a reception honoring retiring the director of Native American Student Services. Continue reading

Romy Ghanem holds her award next to Diane Stearns, left, and Vice President for Research Bill Grabe

Outstanding NAU researchers and scholars honored

Northern Arizona University researchers were honored during the 2016 Research and Creative Activity Awards last month. Continue reading

Super-size your memory during summer session

Learn powerful study strategies as well as techniques to handle everyday memory challenges this summer, starting June 6. Continue reading

A nurse smiling to an elderly woman in her care

NAU researcher: Nurses can apply science of caring to combat compassion fatigue

Dorothy Dunn, assistant professor of nursing, finds remedy for compassion fatigue— a growing problem among nurses. Continue reading

A woman of the occupational therapy program smiles as she tends to a young child

NAU’s occupational therapy doctoral program earns accreditation

ACOTE grants NAU accreditation for the first entry-level doctoral occupational therapy program at a state-funded university. Continue reading

NAU President Rita Cheng smiles and shakes the hand of Tim Darby

Outstanding NAU employees honored with President’s Achievement Award

Ten NAU employees were selected for the 2016 President’s Achievement Award, considered the highest staff recognition. Continue reading

Next »

Latest Site Activity

Graduate student Ellie Broadman takes samples on a glacier Outside the lab: NAU field researchers provide school teachers hands-on education
In an effort to improve and enliven science education, NAU researchers will host K-12 teachers at research sites in the Arctic and sub-Arctic regions of Alaska this summer.
Undergraduate Research Symposium Community invited to NAU’s Undergraduate Research Symposium
The symposium allows students from various disciplines to showcase their achievements in research, creativity, service learning and collaborative projects.
2017 Gold Axe winners NAU honors President’s Prize winners, Gold Axe recipients, Distinguished Scholars
Northern Arizona University announced its Gold Axe winners and Distinguished Seniors at an awards banquet at the High Country Conference C
Northern Arizona University sign Institutional research offering data navigation training for NAU employees
Faculty and staff can take Data Navigation Overview Training to learn how to better access Institutional Research and Analysis.
NAU logo REMINDER: NAU’s Steering Committee seeking feedback for reaccreditation
NAU’s Steering Committee for reaccreditation invites the campus community to read the Draft Assurance Argument and provide feedback by May 1, 2017.
Old Main Arbor Day Foundation awards NAU as 2016 Tree Campus
NAU has been named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation, highlighting the university's commitment to sustainability and a green campus.

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