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Super-size your memory during summer session

Learn powerful study strategies as well as techniques to handle everyday memory challenges this summer, starting June 6. Continue reading

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NAU researcher: Nurses can apply science of caring to combat compassion fatigue

Dorothy Dunn, assistant professor of nursing, finds remedy for compassion fatigue— a growing problem among nurses. Continue reading

Photo by Richard Bartz.

Congressional testimony on Lyme disease test featured research at NAU and TGen

NAU is working with TGen to develop a new test to pinpoint Lyme disease. Continue reading

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Border and global business part of new master’s program

NAU's new Master of Global Administration degree will focus on global business principles, including an emphasis on the U.S. border with Mexico. Continue reading

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NAU students explore systems of medicine and health inequality

Anthropology in action: NAU students study the Poore Medical Clinic and offer suggestions for future operations. Continue reading

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NSF grant to help NAU grow and share drone technology

NAU has been awarded an NSF grant to create an unmanned aerial vehicle and instructions for scientists around the world to duplicate the UAV. Continue reading

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NAU sophomore achieves a first with Fulbright Summer Institute in the UK

She will study at the University of Exeter's summer institute on climate change. Continue reading

Occupational therapy students Lyndsey Helburg, Jill Johnston and Tiffany Fought.

Multi-disciplinary healthcare approach benefits NAU’s OT students

The Community Health Mentor Program is a tri-university initiative. Students from multiple healthcare disciplines work together with members of the community, applying classroom concepts and learning from their peers. Continue reading

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NSF grant highlights NAU’s leadership in biodiversity digitization and informatics

Citizen scientists will use a smartphone app to produce data to identify Lepidoptera species. Continue reading

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NAU focused on improving health workforce diversity

NAU's Health Research Workforce Diversity Symposium brought scholars and community partners together to creating a diverse scientific workforce. Continue reading

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Latest Site Activity

Art gallery ‘Showcase of Artistry’ on display at conference center
An opening reception will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 26.
Lori Poloni Staudinger Examining female terrorists
Poloni-Staudinger: Women terrorists capture attention because they clash with socially constructed perceptions.
Super-size your memory during summer session
Learn powerful study strategies as well as techniques to handle everyday memory challenges this summer, starting June 6.
nursing NAU researcher: Nurses can apply science of caring to combat compassion fatigue
Dorothy Dunn, assistant professor of nursing, finds remedy for compassion fatigue— a growing problem among nurses.
Youth Basketball NAU basketball camps tip off in June
The Lumberjack basketball teams will hold youth day camps during the month of June.
Photo by Richard Bartz. Congressional testimony on Lyme disease test featured research at NAU and TGen
NAU is working with TGen to develop a new test to pinpoint Lyme disease.

Editor’s Picks

Scot Raab, Army Reservist and assistant professor, Athletic Training Education NAU honored with ‘Above and Beyond’ award by Department of Defense
Arizona’s Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve—a division of the Department of Defense—recently announced that NAU will be honored with the Above and Beyond Award.
Math Mentors Program offers mathematical solutions for incoming freshmen
NAU's remedial math program has been recognized as a standout for preparing incoming freshman for college.
Pluto image from New Horizons A surprise on Pluto leads NAU’s Trilling to unexpected conclusion
Researcher turns attention to lack of craters in prominent region of Pluto.