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Haeger’s presidency honored in new publication

A new publication reflects on the achievements and milestones at Northern Arizona University under the leadership of President John Haeger. Continue reading

Summer Seminar Series kicks off with discussion on Middle East

An interdisciplinary Summer Seminar Series is sure to spark discussion on campus and in the community. Continue reading

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Community art on display at conference center

Fifteen local artists will showcase their works during the community Art Exhibit at the High Country Conference Center. Continue reading

Slide Fire information

Slide Fire updates and information is available on the Incident Information System website. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: May 16, 2014

This week: Harun Mehmedinovic; Nadine Barlow; Ishmael Munene; Jena Lynch; Amy Horn's PHO285 class Continue reading

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NAU walks the walk in cancer fight

Cerna and Marvin: Lumberjacks at Relay for Life demonstrate resolve in battle against cancer.  Continue reading

Exceptional employees recognized with President’s Achievement Award

Several employees were honored this week for excelling in their professional roles at Northern Arizona University. Continue reading

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Track and Field hosting Outdoor Championships

NAU's Track and Field team will host the Big Sky Outdoor Track and Field Championship this week. Continue reading

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Nominate outstanding alumni for award recognition

Five different awards recognize various areas of personal and professional alumni commitment and success. Continue reading

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Grant to support international collaboration on sustainable forest management

The $250,000 tri-university grant will support a two-year research partnership between NAU and universities in the United Kingdom and Indonesia. Continue reading

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Tree thinning project gives NAU forestry students real-world experience
Forestry students researched and created a prescription to help NAU maintain and protect its on-campus ponderosa pine forest while reducing the fire hazard.
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.
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.
You’ve been Axe’d! NAU students participate in cooking competition (VIDEO)
In honors of Culinarians Day on July 25, find out who won a student chef competition Campus Dining hosted earlier this year.
Paul Keim Valley Fever test, developed by NAU professor Paul Keim, submitted for FDA approval
The patented test will allow for same-day diagnosis of the fungus-caused illness prevalent in the Sonoran desert region of southern and central Arizona.
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.

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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