At Northern Arizona University, Aug. 26 not only brings the start of classes for the Fall 2019 semester, but also the Second Annual Community Welcome—an event to foster a sense of … Read more about Connect NAU to Flagstaff: Volunteers needed for Second Annual Community Welcome
Kudos to these staff and faculty
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- Journalism professor Martin D. Sommerness and communication and journalism instructor Alexa S. DuMity presented at the Spring Training Conference of the Western Association of Pre-Law Advisers in Phoenix. The pair presented “Advice for Advising—Looking Back From the Other Side of the Admissions Process.”
- School of Hotel and Restaurant Management professor Allen Reich recently worked with… Read more
The heart of healthcare is stressed. With longer shifts, staffing shortages and healthcare changes taxing our nurses, it’s no surprise that up to 80 percent report suffering compassion fatigue at some point in their careers, according to recent studies.
NAU’s Dorothy Dunn, assistant professor and doctor of nursing, has been actively researching the intentionality of compassion energy—the converse of compassion fatigue—in order to help nurses balance life and profession.
“As a family nurse practitioner specializing in gerontology, I asked myself this question: Why is everyone… Read more