Sophisticated phishing attacks often appeal to emotional and urgent concerns, so tax season is the ideal time for these types of attacks to occur. Phishing attacks will try to obtain your credentials or other identifying information for tax and payroll fraud by luring individuals to click a link, reply… Read more
Faculty & Staff
Last week, classified staff employees at Northern Arizona University flocked to the annual CSAC employee appreciation mixer to enjoy food, door prizes, awards and table displays by departments from across campus, many of which included games like corn hole, slinky races, spin-the-wheel and bag tosses.
NAU News also had a booth at the event and challenged employees to sum up their NAU experience in just five words. Prompts included what brought you to NAU, what you love about your job… Read more
The American Council on Education (ACE) announced that Chad S. Hamill, vice president for Native American initiatives at Northern Arizona University, has been named an ACE Fellow for academic year 2018-19.
Established in 1965, the ACE Fellows Program is designed to strengthen institutions and leadership in American higher education by identifying and preparing faculty and staff for senior positions in college and university administration through its distinctive and intensive nominator-driven, cohort-based mentorship model. Following nomination by the senior administration of… Read more
Northern Arizona University’s Human Resources department is offering a Financial Deep Dive Training (DGT02) to help NAU employees increase their skills and knowledge of finances.
The session will provide thorough instruction in the areas of monitoring financial statements, completing monthly reviews and reconciliations of revenues and expenses, transferring expenses, budgeting and processing non-travel reimbursements. Related policies and procedures will also be covered.
Attendees can expect to leave the session with an understanding of:
- Related policies and procedures
- Financial statement monitoring
- Expense management including monthly… Read more
Coder Camps, a program that prepares students for careers in the field of software engineering through accelerated and immersive courses, is offering a $2,500 scholarship to new coding boot camp students who are active, benefits-eligible employees, new retirees or alumni of Northern Arizona University. These courses are led by expert instructors.
The coding boot camp focuses on the needs of today’s software teams and hiring managers, preparing students to meet the demands of employers. Coder Camps graduates can return as… Read more
Employee Development Day at Northern Arizona University is back, and organizers are hoping for an even bigger, better event than the record-breaking day in 2017.
Last year, 425 employees from campuses throughout the state came to Employee Development Day, choosing from 40 different classes (also the most ever) that ranged from personal budgeting and social media use to using humor as a team-building technique and yoga. The classes are all taught by other staff and faculty who volunteer to share… Read more