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Cellist Matt Haimovitz

Horizon Concert Series presents cellist Matt Haimovitz in ‘Bach Listening Room’

Haimovitz, who made his debut at age 13 as a soloist with Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic, is a widely traveled recitalist, concerto soloist and recording artist. Continue reading

Conductor Jeffrey Swann

2015-16 Horizons Concert Series closes with Jeffrey Swann and friends

Swann and friends will be performing piano trios and quartets by Brahms, Chausson and Schumann. Continue reading

Air Force Band

U.S. Air Force Band lands at Horizons Music Series

The community is invited to attend this free concert. Continue reading

The Boston Brass ensemble

Boston Brass starts off Horizons Concert Series

NAU's Horizons Concert Series features an entertaining lineup with concerts scheduled through March. Continue reading

Flanders Recorder Quartet coming to Flagstaff

One of the world’s top ensembles brings Baroque and contemporary works for recorders to a March 10 concert. Continue reading

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Jacks Online screen shot Long-distance lifeline: How NAU Jacks Online mentors improve more than just the grades of online students
Online students often report feeling isolated, alone, disconnected, unprepared and unaware of the resources and opportunities available to them. Luckily, NAU has come up with a solution to combat that.
NAU Student Film Fest Poster Jpeg Tickets available for the NAU Student Film Festival on May 6
The annual festival allows students to showcase film projects they have completed as part of their studies and receive recognition for creating outstanding films.
Chrissina Burke at excavation site in France NAU zooarchaeologist studies animal-human interaction from American West to Central America (VIDEO)
Anthropology lecturer Chrissina Burke studies animal bones found at archaeological sites to study the relationships between animals and humans through centuries.
Suzuki concert Finding a voice through violin: NAU music program teaches young students how to play music
Suzuki String Program coordinator Karin Hallberg started the program at Marshall Elementary School in 2001. On May 3, 300 students will perform their annual concert.
President Cheng with UTH delegation President Cheng visits with delegation from NAU’s partner university in Mexico
Faculty members and students from Universidad Tecnológico de Hermosillo was on campus for educational exchange and meetings designed to further the collaboration within engineering and hospitality.
NAU cadets helping the Flagstaff community, one box at a time
NAU's Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings have joined forces with squadrons and chapters nationwide to collect donations benefiting Trafficking, Abuse, Prevention and Support.

Editor’s Picks

Underneath the lion: Celebrate the Lunar New Year at NAU with traditional lion dance performances
NAU senior Colleen McDowell struggled with high-functioning autism and depression, then she enrolled in PES100, a Chinese Martial Arts course, and became a lion dancer. Enjoy several performances at NAU and throughout town on Feb. 16 to ring in the year of the dog.
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.