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In the Student Spotlight: June 1, 2017

Kudos to these students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to, or use our online submission form. Recent NAU graduates Gabrielle Delio and Whitney Holeva were invited to write an article in the … Continue reading

The new learning studio in the Cline Library

Cline Library to unveil new Learning Studio

The transformed second floor space features a highly configurable workspace for classes of up to 70 students and is fitted with advanced digital technology. Continue reading

A historical and modern view of Indians Gardens in the Grand Canyon.

Repeat photography partnership to aid scientists in understanding climate change

Historical photos to be compared with modern ones to see changes in environment. Continue reading

Damien Echols

Wrongful convictions in focus when freed member of ‘West Memphis Three’ speaks at NAU

Event raises awareness of Arizona Innocence Project. Continue reading

Cline Library unveils The Studios

New collaborative and technology spaces transform Cline Library. Continue reading

Laura Huenneke

Talk of quality must culminate in action

Huenneke: Achieving educational quality takes vision and effort. Continue reading

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President Cheng speaks at 2018 spring campus forum President Cheng highlights opportunities laid out in new strategic plan during Campus Forum
The president reiterated the importance of ensuring NAU remains a place where students can get a quality, affordable education and faculty and staff members can reach their potential.
CSAC employee mixer flier CSAC at NAU holding annual employee appreciation mixer
The mixer is open to all classified staff and will include refreshments, informational tables, prizes and networking opportunities.
ASNAU seeks unsung hero nominations for Louie Awards
Nominations can be submitted online and are due by 5 p.m. Friday, March 16. ASNAU will announce the winners at the Louie Awards celebration on April 9.
NAU Green Fund helps reduce environmental impact
Northern Arizona University has received 100 percent of the available points for innovation every year since it began reporting to the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) in 2011. The improvements that have been made to achieve this are aided by the Green Fund.

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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.
Freshman Letters NAU in review: Look back to the top NAU News stories of 2017
Relive 2017 with the most read posts from NAU News, covering research, commencement and international recognition.