Scientists with the Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research have received a four-year, $859,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to assess how cottonwood trees … Read more about NAU research team receives grant to study how trees adapt to insect damage and the changing environment
by Laura Huenneke, Provost
When the student next to me dropped head into hands, groaning, I knew Nancy Barron and I were in trouble.
The student-dominated audience at last Saturday’s Undergraduate Videogame Symposium was reacting to the announcement that faculty teams, including Nancy and me, would be playing—or attempting to play—“Surgery Simulator” in front of the crowd. (Perform a heart transplant while learning how to pick up and manipulate instruments through a keyboard!)
Students working with… Read more