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Campus Recreation kids camps at NAU open for registration

Campus Recreation’s Mountain Jacks and Explorers Kids camp is accepting registration for children from Flagstaff and the surrounding community. Continue reading

NAU students celebrate Native American Heritage Month

NAU celebrates Native American Heritage Month

Throughout the month of November, various activities are planned to commemorate the traditions and culture of indigenous people. Continue reading

NAU joins nationwide drill to test emergency notification system Oct. 20

NAU will conduct a semiannual test of its full emergency notification system starting at 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20. Continue reading

Horizon Concert Series at NAU showcases global talents and music

The Horizons Concert Series, hosted by the School of Music, is back again this fall showcasing talents and music from across the globe. Continue reading

Governor Ducey proclaims Arizona GEAR UP Week

Gov. Doug Ducey declared the week of Sept. 19 - 23 as Arizona GEAR UP Week in the state. Continue reading

Join President Cheng for HealthyU walks in September

Walk the beautiful NAU campus Sept. 6 and 13 to earn points towards your HealthyU wellness incentive. Continue reading

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Unlocking the mysteries of plant root function, from Alaska to South Africa

Studies have measured root biomass and root profiles, but very few look at the function of those roots. Continue reading

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Flinn Foundation funding allows NAU researchers to follow pathways to community health

Pathogen leads to a multi-billion dollar financial burden associated with treatment of C. difficile colitis. Continue reading

Regents' professor Tom Whitham

NAU’s Whitham receives Frances B. McAllister Award for Conservation and Education

Whitham is a pioneer in the science of community and ecosystem genetics. Continue reading

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U.S. patent issued for Valley Fever detection technology developed by NAU and TGen

An estimated 150,000 cases of Valley Fever occur in Arizona each year. Continue reading

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NAU invites community to donate to United Way of Northern Arizona campaign
The deadline to participate in this year's campaign is Dec. 15.
Spring 2017 chhs_fcb_commencement_20170512 Commencement: What to know as we celebrate the class of 2017
More than 2,700 students are expected to graduate in two ceremonies on Friday, with esteemed faculty members offering speeches.
Despars family Family affair: Mother, son graduating from NAU on Saturday
When David Despars signed up for dual enrollment classes while in high school, he reminded his mother, Sharon, of a promise she'd made: 'I'll go to college when you do.' Both graduate on Saturday.
Adrianna Camacho Graduate Adrianna Camacho: President’s Prize winner found passion in cardiac intensive care
Camacho, who went to nursing school at NAU Yuma, says her experience as a heart patient and with her mother's cancer influenced her career choice.
Parking lot Flexible parking permitted during winter break
These permit zone exceptions will be in effect Dec. 18-Jan. 12.
Casey Jones and Abe Springer NAU environmental science student, professor publish dual studies looking at Grand Canyon water flow
Casey Jones, who graduates Friday with a master's degree, and Abe Springer measured the speed and routes water used to move from the Kaibab Plateau to Roaring Springers in the canyon.

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NAU’s unique study abroad program wins international award
NAU was honored for its Interdisciplinary Global Program, which allows students to study and work in another country for a full year, helping them to prepare for work in the global economy.
Patient with autism spectrum disorder NAU researcher discovers key to fighting autism may lie not in the mind, but in the gut
Greg Caporaso and team performed fecal microbial transplants, which showed promising results that could lead to a new treatment option.
NAU student-athletes and Louie the Lumberjack join Flagstaff area elementary school students at an assembly. Lumberjack love: NAU student-athletes work with area elementary school children
Members of several NAU sports teams worked with local elementary school students to encourage academic responsibility, good character and fitness through the Lumberjacks C.A.R.E. program