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In the Spotlight: June 22, 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. History professor Michael Amundson received the John Topham and Susan … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: June 22, 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’s swimming and diving team received the 2018 College Swimming and Diving Coaches … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: June 8, 2018

Kudos to these staff and faculty 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. Nadine Barlow, chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, co-authored “Nuclear Nonsolution,” an … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: June 8, 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. Kyle Lindstrom took first place in the research category among the 2018 CEFNS UGRADS prize winners … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: May 25, 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. Jesse Brookins, who graduated last week, won a Sustainable Building Program award from … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: May 25, 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. NAU-TV is a finalist in the SVG College Sports Media awards. … Continue reading

In the Alumni Spotlight: May 25, 2018

Kudos to these alumni Do you have a spotlight to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.eduor use our online submission form. Jennifer Cardoza, class of 2014, was selected as a 2018 Thomas R. Pickering graduate foreign … Continue reading

In the Student Spotlight: May 10, 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. On Monday, Tyler Day and Ashley Taylor were named the Big Sky Conference men’s and women’s track athletes … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: May 10, 2018

Kudos to these staff and faculty  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. History professor Michael Amundson’s book “Talking Machine West: Tin Pan Alley’s Western Recordings, 1902-1918” … Continue reading

In the Spotlight: May 4, 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. Anthropology professor Melissa Liebert co-authored a paper entitled “Tradeoffs between immune function and childhood … Continue reading

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Underneath the lion: Celebrate the Lunar New Year at NAU with traditional lion dance performances
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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.