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NAU partners with ACUE to improve student success through instructional excellence

The university is partnering with the Association of College and University Educators to provide another way to help faculty help students succeed. Continue reading

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NAU community invited to walk in Independence Day parade

Walk alongside Louie the Lumberjack and members of the NAU community as they represent the university in the annual Forth of July parade. Continue reading

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Registration open for NAU’s ‘Get Published’ workshop for non-tenure-track faculty

Carol Saunders, a research professor in the Franke College of Business, will run the inaugural workshop. Enrollment is limited. Continue reading

An eclectic, engaging engineer: NAU prof finds his niche turning conceptual into tangible

Engineering is hard. Professor Brent Nelson can't make it easy, but he can help students connect what they learn in the classroom to real life. Continue reading

Turtle Island unraveling quilt by Carla Hemlock

NAU art historian explores Native American feminism through work of noted Mohawk quilter

Jennifer McLerran explores the rich, complex expression hidden in the work of Native American artist Carla Hemlock and the broader feminist ethic found in the work of indigenous female artists. Continue reading

NAU business professor Yordy appointed to federal civil rights committee

Business professor Eric D. Yordy will serve a four-year term on the Arizona State Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Continue reading

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Faculty Senate elects new leadership

The Northern Arizona University Faculty Senate met May 1 and elected Gioia Woods, associate professor in the Department of Comparative and Cultural Studies, as the Faculty Senate president for 2016-2017. Woods replaces Bruce Fox, who stepped down after serving in this capacity … Continue reading

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Accreditation commission seeking public comment on NAU

Members of the public have until Sept. 18 to provide substantive comment on the university. Continue reading

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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. Continue reading

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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. Continue reading

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Live from NAU, it’s The Flagstaff Experience! Dutch students wrap up three-week video production course with live TV show
Every year students from a university in the Netherlands come to NAU for hands-on experience of planning, shooting and putting together a live TV show.
student teaching Investment firm cofounder donating $1M to NAU for student teacher scholarships
The scholarships are intended to help students from traditionally underrepresented groups during student-teaching, when balancing another job is difficult.
NAU logo NAU partners with ACUE to improve student success through instructional excellence
The university is partnering with the Association of College and University Educators to provide another way to help faculty help students succeed.
Nature writer participating in summer reading event at NAU Bookstore
Author Nancy Rivest Green, who draws inspiration from time spent living and teaching in Grand Canyon National Park, will sign books on June 27.
Fourth of July parade NAU community invited to walk in Independence Day parade
Walk alongside Louie the Lumberjack and members of the NAU community as they represent the university in the annual Forth of July parade.
extended campus Long-distance Lumberjacks: NAU partnering with school districts, cities to provide degree programs in students’ hometowns
NAU offers cohort-based programs in K-12 administration in the district where teachers work and a public administration program for city of Tempe employees.

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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