April 19, 2019President Rita Cheng discussed the progress she’s seen in the last five years and how the strategic plan is helping to move Northern Arizona University forward at … Read more about President Cheng discusses five years of outreach, accomplishments and student success in Campus Forum
3 Minute Research Presentation
Have questions about “Computational Insights into the Molecular World of an Antimicrobial Agent” but not sure reading a scientific paper will clear it up? Instead, put a 3-minute timer on a graduate student’s presentation, a panel of judges in front of the student and a “People’s Choice” ballot in the hands of audience members, and students are not only racing against the clock to woo the judges, but they’re also trying to captivate their non-researcher audience—and the presentations become… Read more
For the second year in a row, a Northern Arizona University graduate student won a statewide award for a research presentation.
Sofia Sweeney, a masters of arts of teaching Spanish student, won NAU’s 3 Minute Research Presentation (3MRP) contest on March 27, winning over the judges and the crowd with her discussion of using Instagram to teach Spanish to her students. She took first place at the 3 Minute Grad Slam at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, beating nine other… Read more