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University Union ready for students’ return

The Union expansion is open just in time for the start of school. Continue reading

Interior of the 1899 restaurant.

1899 shows how a campus venue can be a community restaurant

Changing public perception can grow the bottom line. Continue reading

Dining expansion project begins at University Union

A dining services project is under way that will connect a new building to the University Union and add 13,000 square feet of space. Continue reading

Executive Chef Tim Cunningham using LeanPath software.

Food recovery program takes big step toward zero waste campus at NAU

NAU has signed on to participate in the EPA Food Recovery Challenge. Continue reading

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Campus chefs serve up Thanksgiving recipes

The culinary experts at Northern Arizona University share their recipes to add to your Thanksgiving feast. Continue reading

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Marshmallows add flair to pumpkin pie

A Thanksgiving feast would be incomplete without dessert. Chef Randy Walker from the 1899 Bar and Grill shared his twist on the traditional pumpkin pie. Continue reading

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Oysters dress up traditional stuffing

From Tim Cunningham, executive chef with NAU Campus Dining, comes a seafood spin on traditional stuffing. Continue reading

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Female NAU student working in chemistry lab Mind the gender gap: NAU researcher on team studying women’s experiences in STEM doctoral programs
Melissa Rivers is a co-author on a study that followed 28 women through their doctoral research and the challenges they experienced as scientists and as women.
Education student teaching young students NAU earns $500K grant from Kellogg Foundation for early childhood education focused on tribal needs
The program aims to educate teachers in best practices and an appreciation for and understanding of Native American people, cultures and nations.
Frank von Hippel To combat decrease in science literacy, NAU professor creates Science History Podcast
Biology professor Frank von Hippel talks with experts from throughout the world, discussing nuclear weapons, the effects of toxins on hormones and more.
"My Dad Matthew" poster Award-winning documentary on NAU professor to show at Arizona film festivals
"My Dad Matthew," a documentary about the life of NAU professor Matthew Wangeman, will appear in the Flagstaff and Sedona film festivals.
Women in sports teaching the clinic NAU holds National Girls and Women in Sports Day
NAU Athletics is hosting a free clinic on Feb. 17 to celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports day.
Serengiti food web NAU researchers quantify nutritional value of soil fungi to the Serengeti food web
A new study shows how much arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi contribute to the complex ecosystem that makes up the Serengeti.

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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.
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Relive 2017 with the most read posts from NAU News, covering research, commencement and international recognition.