Oct. 16, 2019There are now more than 16.9 million cancer survivors in the United States, and 40 million worldwide—a figure expected to double by 2040. Improved prognosis … Read more about Pioneering NAU oncology researcher leads publication of new exercise prescriptions for cancer prevention, survival
Jasmin Carrillo is a native Californian at heart, but she adopted Northern Arizona University as her home the first time she set foot on campus.
She fell in love with the campus during a visit her sister had scheduled while touring multiple universities. Carrillo will graduate Friday from NAU with two bachelor’s degrees: one in speech language sciences and technology and a second in Spanish.
Carrillo’s future career path will mirror her student activities—involvement in the community, a desire to… Read more
By John D. Haeger, President
Recent discussions about tech-inspired disruptions to traditional higher education have prompted me to consider what motivates students to pursue a university education in what is increasingly regarded as the old-fashioned way: on campus.
I’d like to think that all the motivations are well-intended and based on sound information—that these students seek to improve their prospects for achieving fulfilling careers and lives as active citizens, and that they think attending a… Read more