In November 2017, a team of scientists pointed NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope toward a comet-like object known as ’Oumuamua—the first interstellar body ever found in our solar … Read more about NASA telescope’s ‘non-detection’ of first interstellar object in solar system leads NAU team to conclusions about mystery object’s size, reflectivity
With a broad mission to support efforts to improve education, financial stability and health in the community, Northern Arizona University is establishing a student chapter of the United Way to create the next generation of philanthropic pioneers.
The organization was founded by NAU students Sarah van Rooy, Ella Rogers, Kayla Winters, Cristobal Macias, Mia Somenek and Danielle LeBlanc as part of the university’s non-profit certificate program which teaches students how to manage a non-profit organization. The leaders of the group have… Read more
Campus Recreation’s Mountain Jacks and Explorers Kids camp is accepting registration for children from Flagstaff and the surrounding community.
Enthusiastic camp leaders create engaging and non-traditional program opportunities ensured to enhance children’s summer activities.
The Mountain Jacks Kids Camp is open to all youth entering kindergarten through fifth grade. Each day, campers will be led through various activities to keep them active, engaged and enjoying their experience. The camp includes FitKids group fitness classes led by certified instructors, aquatics programming and… Read more
November brings more than just an icy wind to campus. Northern Arizona University is celebrating Native American Heritage Month with various activities planned to commemorate the traditions and culture of indigenous people.
Several events, which highlight accomplishments, contributions, and talents, are open to the public, including:
Native American Visit Day
8 a.m.–3:30p.m. Friday, Nov. 4
High Country Conference Center
Native American high school students and parents visit the NAU campus to learn how NAU honors cultures through academic and personal development.
6th… Read more
The university’s notification system includes text messaging through NAU Alert, priority email, information on the NAU home page, posts on Twitter and Facebook, and a recorded message on the NAU Now Line. Callers may reach the NAU Now Line at (928)… Read more
The Horizons Concert Series, hosted by the School of Music, is back again this fall showcasing talents and music from across the globe.
From Russia with Love will kick off October’s events, showcasing the Chamber Orchestra Kremlin at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 9, in Audrey Memorial Auditorium. Tickets required: $20 for adults, $12.50 for seniors and NAU employees, free for children and NAU students with ID.
Gov. Doug Ducey declared the week of Sept. 19-23 as Arizona GEAR UP Week in the state.
The proclamation coincides with the celebration of National GEAR UP Week 2016. The week commemorates the continuing success of Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduates Programs, a national program intended to help low-income students graduate… Read more