Aug. 22, 2019Pools of old carbon in the soil of boreal forests historically safe from combustion are being released by more frequent and larger wildfires, a team led by … Read more about Larger, more frequent fires in boreal forest threaten previously protected carbon stores, NAU-led research team reports in Nature
by Mason Gerety, Vice President for Advancement
Few question why Northern Arizona University introduces modern academic programs and develops innovative lines of research, or opens new pathways to potential students.
But launching a multiyear fundraising campaign seems to take a little more explanation. It shouldn’t.
A campaign, after all, ties directly to the university’s values and core mission. Organized fundraising with a prominent goal clearly demonstrates vision and leadership. So as we roll out “Read more
The iconic La Posada Hotel, long a community resource in Winslow and beyond, now has a future closely tied to Northern Arizona University.
Owners Allan Affeldt and Tina Mion have committed to bequest the hotel and related organizations to the NAU Foundation.
“Northern Arizona has been very good to us. We want… Read more
With a few keystrokes and a willingness to help, employees of Northern Arizona University can literally put food on the table for cash-strapped students and holiday gifts under the tree for fellow families.
This year’s Employee Giving Campaign officially kicked off this week under the theme “Give a Cup, Get a Cup.” While the emphasis is to support dining scholarships and the Santa’s Sleigh Fund, participating employees… Read more
Private financial commitments to Northern Arizona University’s students and programs have been growing by the millions: specifically, three separate $1 million infusions from a scholarship endowment, a planned gift and a competitive corporate endowment.
“Besides opening doors to the university, this funding also enhances the student experience by building upon a foundation of outstanding programs,” said Mason Gerety, NAU vice president for Advancement. “Strong support from donors genuinely makes a difference.”
A scholarship fund established by Tim Snider, NAU Foundation board… Read more