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NAU’s Ardrey Memorial Auditorium hosts ‘Cinderella’

Tickets for the State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara's magical performance of "Cinderella" are available now. Continue reading

A Grand Night for Singing: NAU’s opera extravaganza

On May 6, the NAU Lyric Theater will join with the symphony and choir for an evening of diverse musical experiences that will be fun for everyone in the audience. Continue reading

NAU Lyric Theater produces loved classics, premieres opera

Three one-act comic operas will be presented in the Lyric Theater's season opener, 'For the Love of Three Operas'. Continue reading

glass sculpture

‘Canyon Depth’ shines as latest example of public fine art

Kiln-fired glasswork took two years of planning, creating and handling. Continue reading

Karton Krieg and Adam Kenton perform

‘Shakespeare Alive!’ brings bard beauty to NAU

Free performance features students, faculty, alumni and academic leaders. Continue reading

Harold M. Harter Memorial Handbell Choir

From handbells to singing, NAU Winter Festival of Choirs to deliver diverse performance

Music ranges from Bach and Schubert to traditional South African pieces. Continue reading

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Stephen Dunn Sounds of the summer: NAU trumpet professor talks about his love of jazz
Stephen Dunn's love of jazz started in junior high school when he joined a jazz band. He still loves the genre's improvisational techniques.
Tribal Leadership Initiative executive education session NAU hosts representatives of Arizona’s Native nation, First Nations from Canada for executive training
More than 60 directors and managers representing Native nations in Arizona and First Nations in Canada participated in a Tribal Leadership Initiative executive education session at NAU.
Snorkeling Share your #NAUsummer adventures
Whether you’re taking in the quiet of campus, working on a new project, checking off a bucket list item or exploring our great state and beyond—we want to see it!
Illustration of boreal forest NAU scientists publish first estimate of carbon emissions from 2014 mega-fires in Canada’s boreal forests
Xanthe Walker, Michelle Mack and Ted Schuur of Ecoss collaborated with Scott Goetz from SICCS for the study, which quantifies how much carbon a boreal forest fire can release.
Sarah Haffly Graduate Sarah Haffly: Breaking the cycle of drug abuse and dysfunction motivated grad student to become her family’s success story
Haffly, whose childhood included drug-addicted parents, poverty and even a brief period of homelessness, is earning her MBA before starting a job at accounting firm PwC.

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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.