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In the Spotlight: Jan. 12, 2017

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Joanne Keene, NAU’s executive vice president and chief of staff, received a leadership award … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Jan. 6, 2017

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Senior English Lecturer Karen Renner published a book, Evil Children in the Popular Imagination (pictured left). … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: December 15, 2016

This week: John Morris, Wally Covington, Ann Marie Chischilly, Joyce DeVoss and Laura Camden. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Dec. 8, 2016

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Northern Arizona University was recently ranked No. 5 in College Choice’s list … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Nov. 30, 2016

This week: Michelle Parker, Kathy Bohan, Peak Performance, Bjorn Krondorfer and Norm Medoff Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Nov. 17, 2016

This week: Lisa Campos and Erin Kruse; Andrew Needhammer; Northern Arizona University; NAU School of Nursing; Sue Belatti and Rebecca Swain; Martha Lee; Shelley Jones; Daniel Palm and Paul Jagodzinski; Peter Friederici; Bruce Sullivan; James Leve, Donelle Ruwe and Erica Thompson. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Nov. 3, 2016

This week: Adelaida Santana Pellicier; Jean Balestrery and Natalie Cawood; Shadow Armfield, Michael Blocher, Becky Moore, Karen Sealander, Laura Sujo-Montes, Chih-Hsiung Tu. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Oct. 26, 2016

In the Spotlight: Nashelly Meneses, Russell Benford and Patrick Hannon Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Oct. 19, 2016

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Michael Blocher, professor of educational technology in the Educational Specialties Department, recently … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Oct. 13, 2016

Kudos to these faculty, staff and students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. With more than one hundred people in attendance, Northern Arizona University recently hosted … Continue reading

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