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Investment firm cofounder donating $1M to NAU for student teacher scholarships

The scholarships are intended to help students from traditionally underrepresented groups during student-teaching, when balancing another job is difficult. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: Nov. 3, 2016

This week: Adelaida Santana Pellicier; Jean Balestrery and Natalie Cawood; Shadow Armfield, Michael Blocher, Becky Moore, Karen Sealander, Laura Sujo-Montes, Chih-Hsiung Tu. Continue reading

Dan Kain

Dan Kain accepts short-term assignment as COE dean

Vice Provost to serve as dean of the College of Education this summer. Continue reading

Lee Irby, NAU alumna and sixth grade teacher recently selected as a 2013 Rodel Exemplary Teacher

Alumni shine as Rodel exemplary teachers

Half of the dozen teachers selected statewide as 2013 Rodel Exemplary Teachers are graduates of Northern Arizona University. Continue reading

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Santa’s Sleigh fund helps coworkers in need
As end of year giving nears, consider donating to fellow employees in need.
MIke Taylor Graduate Mike Taylor: With NAU degree No. 3 done, Lumberjack looking at ways to benefit university
Mike Taylor, a Cline Library employee, is earning his master's degree in computer science after a love for technology drew him to a different aspect of education.
Mike Marlow and President Cheng Mike Marlow joins NAU as Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics
Marlow, who is a deputy athletics director at Washington State University, rose to the top of a field of strong applicants. He will begin work in January.
NAU invites community to donate to United Way of Northern Arizona campaign
The deadline to participate in this year's campaign is Dec. 15.
Spring 2017 chhs_fcb_commencement_20170512 Commencement: What to know as we celebrate the class of 2017
More than 2,700 students are expected to graduate in two ceremonies on Friday, with esteemed faculty members offering speeches.
Despars family Family affair: Mother, son graduating from NAU on Friday
When David Despars signed up for dual enrollment classes while in high school, he reminded his mother, Sharon, of a promise she'd made: 'I'll go to college when you do.' Both graduate on Saturday.

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NAU’s unique study abroad program wins international award
NAU was honored for its Interdisciplinary Global Program, which allows students to study and work in another country for a full year, helping them to prepare for work in the global economy.
Patient with autism spectrum disorder NAU researcher discovers key to fighting autism may lie not in the mind, but in the gut
Greg Caporaso and team performed fecal microbial transplants, which showed promising results that could lead to a new treatment option.
NAU student-athletes and Louie the Lumberjack join Flagstaff area elementary school students at an assembly. Lumberjack love: NAU student-athletes work with area elementary school children
Members of several NAU sports teams worked with local elementary school students to encourage academic responsibility, good character and fitness through the Lumberjacks C.A.R.E. program