By Mark Molinaro
Chef Lecturer, School of Hotel and Restaurant Management
This week is Arizona Beer Week and we’re fortunate to be in a community with such a thriving culture.
To celebrate the craft of home-brew, my School of Hotel and Restaurant Management Beer Basics class was invited to tour Mother Road Brewing Company.
By Stephen Nuño, associate professor of Politics and International Affairs
The U.S. primary season is upon us and over the next few months, culminating in the Republican and Democratic party conventions this summer, our political parties will be going through the long and arduous process of choosing the candidate that will represent them in the presidential election in November.
The Republicans have been locked into a crowded group of candidates since last summer and the big story has been… Read more
Meet Chris and Amy Phillips, NAU sweethearts who met on campus, tied the knot in front of Old Main and now work at NAU too.
Chris Phillips is the assistant director of Admissions and Orientation’s Welcome Center and Amy Phillips is a communications coordinator with the Office of Public Affairs.
How did the two of… Read more
During the holiday season and throughout the year, the faculty, staff and students of Northern Arizona University find so many reasons to feel grateful.
By Bryan Loveless, ITS systems administrator and President’s United Way Council
Instead of a long narrative about how great United Way is, let me share with you the main six reasons I give:
- Local donations: Not only does almost all of your donation go to help local community members, the donations are often matched by national donors. For every dollar you give, much more comes back to the community.
- Donors decide where money is spent: Volunteers evaluate every dollar that… Read more
By Vidal Mendoza, undergraduate majoring in
interdisciplinary studies, speech language sciences
As a first-generation college student, my experience at NAU and the road to college has been different than some of my fellow Lumberjacks. I could sum up my feelings in five words: proud, humbled, pressured, scared and thankful.
Proud: I am proud to be the first in my family to work toward a college degree. I grew up in a… Read more
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In November 2017, a team of scientists pointed NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope toward a comet-like object known as ’Oumuamua—the first interstellar body ever found in our solar … Read more about NASA telescope’s ‘non-detection’ of first interstellar object in solar system leads NAU team to conclusions about mystery object’s size, reflectivity
Nov. 8, 2018The 16th annual Classified Staff Advisory Council’s winter clothing drive has come to an end, though the outcome will make a lasting impact.For the past month, … Read more about Jacks giving back: Annual winter clothing and food drive collects more than 1,200 donated items
Kudos to these studentsDo 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. … Read more about In the Student Spotlight: Nov. 9, 2018
Kudos to these faculty and staffDo you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community?E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission … Read more about In the Spotlight: Nov. 9, 2018
Nov. 8, 2018A critically acclaimed evening of comedy by award-winning playwright David Ives will be performed by Northern Arizona University theatre students from Nov. 16 … Read more about Laugh at life’s absurdities during NAU Theatre’s performance of ‘All in the Timing’
Nov. 8, 2018The School of Music invites the community to celebrate 100 years of American composer, conductor, pianist, educator and humanitarian Leonard Bernstein. As part of … Read more about Horizon Concert Series looks back at iconic work of Leonard Bernstein
It all started with a teddy bear.Then raising and keeping pets, going hunting with his dad and realizing he was the only ‘90s kid whose bedroom walls were covered in posters of … Read more about Born in tragedy: How an NAU alumnus helped save the life of one Lucky elk
Doug Macy was not an artist, or a Northern Arizona University alum. Yet he was passionate about two things: collecting art and NAU—he had his son to thank for both.Aaron Macy … Read more about The Macy legacy: How one man’s love affair with art will benefit NAU students for years to come
Nearly 200 students from Chinese universities have made their way to Flagstaff to study at Northern Arizona University this school year as part of the Sino-American 1+2+1 program. … Read more about Global partnership: NAU works with Chinese universities to expand 1+2+1 program