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Prophet’s ancient seal provides insights from antiquity

Professor Zsuzsanna Gulacsi's research on an artifact used by the founder of a world religion, provides information for researchers of antiquity. Continue reading

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NAU research project puts stroke patients back on their feet

Participants sought for study to demonstrate value of aerobic training in stroke recovery. Continue reading

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Researchers assess productivity limits of conservation agriculture

A recent analysis suggests that no-till farming is restricting rather than enhancing global crop production. Continue reading

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NAU joins elite group of residency programs in neurologic physical therapy

Prestigious, intensive program plans to admit new residents each year. Continue reading

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Unique guano innovation gives straight poop on bat populations

NAU researchers developed a system using guano to identify bat species. Continue reading

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Academic programs honored for excellence in curriculum and assessment

Academic programs will be honored for their efforts to assess student learning. Continue reading

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NAU is highlighted during Domestic Violence Awareness Month

NAU's Family Violence Institute works with officials in 45 states, reviewing domestic homicides. Continue reading

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NAU launches dual degree program with Chinese university

Students will take three years of coursework in China at the Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications and spend the final year at NAU's Flagstaff campus to earn a dual degree in electrical engineering. Continue reading

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TGen, NAU announce patent for new pandemic flu test

The Translational Genomics Research Institute and Northern Arizona University have been awarded a patent for a test that can detect—and assist in the treatment of—the H1N1 pandemic flu strain. Continue reading

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VMware gift supports computer science education

The VMware Foundation has committed to a significant investment in students pursuing degrees in computer science in honor of alumnus Martin Casado. Continue reading

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NAU's Swimming & Dive program earned the APR Public Recognition Award. Pictured from left to right are the 2014 graduates: Becky Russell, Jane Wakefield, Gwen Smithberg, Emma Lowther, Rachel Palmer, Jordan Burnes, Ashani Gottlieb and Stirling Smith. Athletics posts 85 percent graduation success rate
NAU student-athletes posted the highest of the three state universities and tied for the best in the Big Sky Conference.
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Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to utilize the online appointment scheduler.
Crystal seal of Mani (active 240-276 CE): Flat Side. Prophet’s ancient seal provides insights from antiquity
Professor Zsuzsanna Gulacsi's research on an artifact used by the founder of a world religion, provides information for researchers of antiquity.
Stroke patient on treadmill NAU research project puts stroke patients back on their feet
Participants sought for study to demonstrate value of aerobic training in stroke recovery.
An older person using a video magnifier.  Loans for assistive technology are available through NAU's Institute for Human Development AzLAT program. IHD secures award to offer assistive technology loans
Loans will range from $500 to $20,000, and can be used for items including mobility devices like scooters, hearing aids, computer adaptations and lifts on vehicles to carry wheelchairs.
nutcracker NAU Music and Dance Academy hosts holiday tea
The fifth annual Nutcracker Tea will take place Saturday, Nov. 15, at Little America Hotel.

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NAU's Swimming & Dive program earned the APR Public Recognition Award. Pictured from left to right are the 2014 graduates: Becky Russell, Jane Wakefield, Gwen Smithberg, Emma Lowther, Rachel Palmer, Jordan Burnes, Ashani Gottlieb and Stirling Smith. Athletics posts 85 percent graduation success rate
NAU student-athletes posted the highest of the three state universities and tied for the best in the Big Sky Conference.
Stroke patient on treadmill NAU research project puts stroke patients back on their feet
Participants sought for study to demonstrate value of aerobic training in stroke recovery.
physical therapy students in lab NAU joins elite group of residency programs in neurologic physical therapy
Prestigious, intensive program plans to admit new residents each year.