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In the Student Spotlight: Jan. 11, 2018

Kudos to these students Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to Inside@nau.edu, or use our online submission form. Hunter Wilson-Pena won the Bachelor of University Studies award for outstanding capstone presentation at the … Continue reading

Lanae Blocker on the football field sideline

NAU’s assistant director of football operations in a league of her own

Following a career as a high school quarterback, Lanae Blocker has made a name for herself assisting with NAU football operations. Continue reading

the kids race down the field

Registration open for Junior Jacks football camp

NAU Athletics opens registration for summer youth football camp. Continue reading

Shannon Clark

Welcome family and friends!

Clark: Family Weekend features new activities and annual favorites including NAU Football. Continue reading

Bjorn Krondorfer and Astrid Klocke

Getting a kick out of Lumberjack football

Krondorfer and Klocke: What happens when two German expats go to their first American football game? We ask a lot of questions. Continue reading

NAU Football hosts Faculty-Staff Appreciation Day

NAU Athletics thanks faculty and staff with $5 football tickets. Continue reading

Jerome Souers

Football returns to the pines

Souers: With NAU football back in action, make some noise and support your hometown team. Continue reading

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President Cheng speaks at 2018 spring campus forum President Cheng highlights ways NAU is nationally recognized and locally vital during Campus Forum
The president emphasized the importance of NAU's research and development and focus on student success in contributing to new knowledge and the Arizona economy.
CSAC employee mixer flier CSAC at NAU holding annual employee appreciation mixer
The mixer is open to all classified staff and will include refreshments, informational tables, prizes and networking opportunities.
ASNAU seeks unsung hero nominations for Louie Awards
Nominations can be submitted online and are due by 5 p.m. Friday, March 16. ASNAU will announce the winners at the Louie Awards celebration on April 9.
Female NAU student working in chemistry lab Mind the gender gap: NAU researcher on team studying women’s experiences in STEM doctoral programs
Melissa Rivers is a co-author on a study that followed 28 women through their doctoral research and the challenges they experienced as scientists and as women.

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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.