Scientists with the Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research have received a four-year, $859,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to assess how cottonwood trees … Read more about NAU research team receives grant to study how trees adapt to insect damage and the changing environment
The architect of Northern Arizona University’s new Personalized Learning initiative has been appointed to serve on a congressional committee that advises on student financial aid.
Fred Hurst, senior vice president for NAU Extended Campuses, will serve a three-year term on the Student Financial Assistance Advisory Committee. Recommendations from the 11-member group go to Congress and the Secretary of Education.
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Scholarships from a National Science Foundation grant will open more opportunities for transfer students in engineering, science and math to attend Northern Arizona University.
According to the NSF, the four-year, $600,000 award supports “academically talented students with demonstrated financial need in attaining baccalaureate degrees in the College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences at Northern Arizona University after transfer from community and tribal colleges.”
The award was announced this week by U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick.
“Our district and our state need a… Read more