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NOTICE: Modified traffic plan and road closures for #NAUmovein week

Students are scheduled to move in 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, to Thursday, Aug. 24, and faculty and staff should be aware of some changes to campus during this time. Continue reading

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Feeling the Lumberjack love: NAU staff invited to donate items to struggling students

SPAC is collecting food, clothing, school supplies and other items, in line with the organization's and university's mission to help students succeed. Continue reading

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NAU Faculty and Staff Alumni BBQ scheduled for Aug. 21

The Office of Alumni Engagement is hosting the complimentary event. Continue reading

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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. Continue reading

Interested in becoming a mentor for first-generation students at NAU?

The First Scholars program at Northern Arizona University is seeking faculty and staff who are interested in mentoring students for the 2017-18 academic year. Continue reading

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NAU scientist conducts first comparison study of central pit impact craters throughout solar system

Nadine Barlow published findings revealing insights into the environmental conditions governing the formation of these craters on the moons of Jupiter and Saturn. Continue reading

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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

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The Lumberjack Alumni Ambassadors are offering university units and departments the opportunity to pre-order custom 2017 Homecoming t-shirts, featuring your department name on the back.
Car at stopsign SURVEY: Traffic safety in Flagstaff
The NAU community is invited to participate in a brief survey to help the Flagstaff Metropolitan Planning Organization design a safety plan.
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Abbie Conant will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, in Ashurst Hall.

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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.
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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