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NAU Percussion Ensemble goes global

The Northern Arizona University School of Music will present the Percussion Ensemble in concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, in Ardrey Memorial Auditorium. Continue reading

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NAU Bookstore to hold one day Apple product sale for faculty and staff

On Friday, Nov. 17, the NAU Bookstore will be offering faculty and staff up to $250 dollars off of various models of Macs and iPads Continue reading

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NAU’s Office of Native American Initiatives introduces executive education sessions

This training, part of the Tribal Leadership Initiatives, will be taken directly to indigenous communities to meet the specific needs of individual nations. Continue reading

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NAU astronomer talks about mystery space object, what it says about planetary formation throughout Milky Way

The space rock's orbit indicates to astronomers that it came from outside the solar system and is on its way out of the solar system—the first time such an event has been recorded. Continue reading

For National Day of Writing, NAU professor talks about writing her ‘big, crazy, complicated book’

Journalism faculty Annette McGivney started researching a brutal murder a decade ago. The more she learned, the more she and the book changed. Continue reading

NAU research technician trains laboratory staff in Australia

Austin Shannon, a research technician with Northern Arizona University’s Pathogen and Microbiome Institute, spent two weeks in Darwin, Australia, training staff members of Menzies School of Health Research how to use a machine that can aid in the diagnosis of … Continue reading

Homecoming Dedicatees

NAU Homecoming Dedicatees 1936-2017

In a custom dating back to 1936, leaders of student organizations from across campus annually select a Homecoming Dedicatee—an NAU faculty or staff member for at least 10 years who students feel has demonstrated exceptional service to the university and interest in … Continue reading

Judy Manor

NAU’s assistant director of shuttle services named 2017 Homecoming Dedicatee

Judy Manor started working for shuttle services as a bus driver nearly 20 years ago. Since then, she has led to the success and growth of the department and truly represents what it means to be a Lumberjack. Continue reading

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Classified Staff Advisory Council at NAU holds winter clothing drive

Donations of new or gently used coats, gloves, sweaters, blankets and other warm clothing items will benefit local shelters. Continue reading

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ITS introduces Jamf to remotely manage NAU-owned Macs

In order to provide Northern Arizona University with the latest technology, Information Technology Services will launch a new, computer management system. Continue reading

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Scott Halle holds up donated NAU shirt Thanks, NAU: More than 1500 items donated in this year’s clothing drive
Today wrapped up the annual Classified Staff Advisory Council winter clothing drive, and organizers were thrilled with the turnout.
NAU logo NARBHA Institute endows NAU professorship in behavioral health, criminal justice
This position will bring expertise that aligns behavioral health and justice efforts with a focus on care for the poor and vulnerable members of the region.
candle lit dinner NAU School of Music Holiday Dinner serves up food and music
The Annual Holiday Dinner, which will feature a three course meal and continuous music performances, has seatings in late November and early December.
Studying abroad in Italy NAU makes its debut on top 20 list for students studying abroad
The list, on which NAU is No. 17, looks at the number of students who go abroad for a yearlong educational program.
Neuroscience of Compassion NAU’s Neuroscience of Compassion undergraduate program boosts research careers
The program is funded by an NSF grant and is intended to provide research experience to students who don't have such opportunities at their universities.
pine needle basket weaving Finding family: Elder Cultural Advisors program offers education, support to Native American students at NAU
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, NAU looks at this unusual program, which aims to help Native American students succeed in college and beyond.

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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