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
For graduates of NAU’s geology program, landing a job at Pioneer Natural Resources Company feels a bit like returning to old stomping grounds.
The Texas-based independent oil and gas company actively recruits geology interns from the university and employs numerous NAU alums. In fact, in every decade since the 1970s, Pioneer has counted NAU graduates among its staff of geoscientists.
The relationship was initiated by David Sanders, retiring corporate geoscience director at Pioneer and a two-time NAU alum. When Sanders was… 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
Judging by the numbers, the 1899 Bar & Grill has found a niche. Now it’s looking for a place in the minds of more community patrons.
Sales and guest visits are up nicely year-over-year at the outwardly understated venue on the northern edge of the Northern Arizona University campus, and a steady flow of regulars helps populate the lunch and dinner crowd.
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
Shorter lines and more open seats at mealtime are soon to become common sites at Northern Arizona University.
Only four years after a major renovation of the University Union, NAU is responding to a growing student population with a dining services project that will connect a new building to the Union and add 13,000 square feet of space.
Temporary fences are up and work has already begun on the $5 million project, which is being funded through a partnership of NAU… Read more