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Governor Ducey proclaims Arizona GEAR UP Week

Gov. Doug Ducey declared the week of Sept. 19 - 23 as Arizona GEAR UP Week in the state. Continue reading

Angeleena Corrente and Timothy Wiley pose in Washington D.C.

NAU GEAR UP alumni selected to participate in leadership academy

The alumni leaders will engage in a year-long training program focused on peer-to-peer outreach and mentoring, social media engagement, public speaking and education policy. Continue reading

Office of the Governor Arizona Gear Up Week

Governor Brewer proclaims Arizona GEAR UP Week

Gov. Jan Brewer has declared the week of Sept. 22-26 as Arizona GEAR UP Week in the state. Continue reading

Teena Olszewski speaks at the podium at the event

Teena Olszewski named 2014 GEAR UP Professional of the Year

Olszewski recognized during the organization's annual conference in Washington, D.C. for her commitment to the GEAR UP movement. Continue reading

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NAU Dance team poses with trophies NAU Dance wins national championship
Earlier this year, the NAU dance team captured its first Division I national title—taking home first in the hip-hop category, and third in jazz.
President Cheng in Japan President Cheng goes to Japan to discuss collaborative educational programs
Administrators discussed the Interdisciplinary Global Program, joint research opportunities and potential future collaborations among faculty.
NAU Nominations open for NAU’s University Leadership Program
The program is open to all faculty and staff and aims to prepare the next generation of higher education leaders and leaders at NAU.
Public invited to reception for local artists
A reception for the artists being exhibited at the High Country Conference Center Community Art Gallery will take place from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 30.
Northern Arizona University sign NAU holds hearing for proposed 2017-18 tuition
Northern Arizona University will hold an interactive tuition hearing from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 28.
Phoenix Biomedical Center NAU occupational therapists earn grants to study Native Americans with disabilities
The grants, from the American Occupational Therapy Foundation, allow Heather Williamson and Maureen Russell to look at health access and sleep issues.

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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