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In the Spotlight: Aug. 17, 2018

Kudos to these faculty and staff  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. NAU-TV received three nominations for the Rocky Mountains Emmy Awards, which … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: Aug. 17, 2018

Kudos to these 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. Undergraduate researcher Jacque Lyman, who works in the Bat Ecology and Genetics Lab, … Continue reading

In the Alumni Spotlight: Aug. 3, 2018

Kudos to these alumni Do you have a spotlight to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu or use our online submission form. John Drumm, class of 1986, published the children’s book “Smart Cinderella: The Smart Princess Series Book 1.” … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: Aug. 3, 2018

Kudos to these 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. Matt Baxter, Tyler Day, Brooke Andersen, Maggie Carruth, Tiana Hatler-Stefick, Jasmine Malone, Helena … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Aug. 3, 2018

Kudos to these staff, faculty and programs 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. Business Insider ranked Flagstaff third on its list of the 20 Best … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: July 20, 2018

Kudos to these staff, faculty and programs 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. Professor of sociology Janine Schipper co-authored “Teaching with Compassion: An Educator’s Oath … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: July 20, 2018

Kudos to these 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. The women’s volleyball team received the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: July 6, 2018

Kudos to these 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. NAU swimmers Alina Staffeldt and Andrea Schmidt were honored with Scholar All-America Honorable … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: July 6, 2018

Kudos to these staff, faculty and programs 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. Physics and astronomy assistant professor Ryan Behunin and master’s student Megan … Continue reading

In the Alumni Spotlight: June 22, 2018

Kudos to these alumni Do you have a spotlight to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu or use our online submission form. Jonathan Yellowhair was selected for the Pat Tillman scholarship. Yellowhair graduated from NAU with … Continue reading

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Underneath the lion: Celebrate the Lunar New Year at NAU with traditional lion dance performances
NAU senior Colleen McDowell struggled with high-functioning autism and depression, then she enrolled in PES100, a Chinese Martial Arts course, and became a lion dancer. Enjoy several performances at NAU and throughout town on Feb. 16 to ring in the year of the dog.
growth of microbial taxa Which microbes matter most? NAU scientists develop technique for measuring bacterial growth rates
Ecoss researchers are using technologies developed at NAU to devise a metric for the growth of microbial species in their natural environments.
Scott Anderson studying Norway lake mud NAU paleoecologist discovering secrets of Northern Norway’s history in lake mud
Scott Anderson is part of a team studying thousand-year-old biomarkers preserved in lake bottoms that tell the story of human activity in Lofoten.