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Live from NAU, it’s The Flagstaff Experience! Dutch students wrap up three-week video production course with live TV show

Every year students from a university in the Netherlands come to NAU for hands-on experience of planning, shooting and putting together a live TV show. Continue reading

In the Spotlight: June 1, 2017

Kudos to these faculty and staff Do you have a spotlight item to share with the NAU community? E-mail your announcements to, or use our online submission form. Bill Carter, an assistant professor of practice in the School of Communication, was … Continue reading

Oscar statuettes

Making Oscar picks? NAU film instructor opines on likely winners

NAU film instructor Paul Helford shared his picks for the 89th annual Academy Awards. Continue reading

Andy Harvey Native American Broadcast Workshop

Native American high school students gain hands-on media experience

High school students tell their story during the fifth annual Andy Harvey Native American Broadcast Workshop. Continue reading

Still shot from a rodeo documentary.

NAU offering new graduate program in documentary studies

Applications still being accepted for new master's program. Continue reading

Fictional worlds art by Toby Riley

Fictional worlds come to life in art exhibit

Students in the Fictional World Design class will display their works in the School of Communication Gallery. Continue reading

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NAU ITS logo What’s new in ITS at NAU
ITS had made a number of changes to the computer systems and offerings available to NAU faculty, staff and students for fall 2017.
NAU bioengineer’s study shows wearable robotic exoskeletons improve walking for children with cerebral palsy
A study led by NAU bioengineer Zach Lerner found that wearing a robotic exoskeleton could alleviate crouch gait in children with cerebral palsy.
For National Park Service’s 101st birthday, learn about NAU’s park ranger training program (VIDEO)
NAU has trained hundreds of people through its park ranger training program, which gives students real-life scenarios they may face as park rangers.
Twenty students named First Scholars at Northern Arizona University
The First Scholars program provides scholarship money, support and community for first-generation college students from Arizona.
NAU’s annual Abandoned Bike Sale scheduled for Friday
More than 200 bicycles will be available at NAU's Abandoned Bike Sale, which will be held Aug. 25 in the University Union Field House.
NAU researcher: City’s infrastructure, not population, plays greater role in ecological impact
Ben Ruddell and his co-authors looked at how a city adversely affected surrounding infrastructure, with plans to look for ways to improve in the future.

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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