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
By Heidi Toth
Not enough people going into teaching plus half of teachers leaving the field in their first three to five years equals America’s sizable and still growing teacher shortage.
A program at Northern Arizona University, set up to provide support from when math and science education majors set foot on campus to years after they graduate, is out to combat that imbalance.
The National Science Foundation gave NAU a second grant of $1.45 million to continue a… Read more
The cofounder of a Bay Area global investment firm is donating $1 million to the College of Education at Northern Arizona University.
George Roberts, who is the co-chairman and co-CEO of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, will donate $1 million, which will be used to provide $5,000 scholarships to support students during their student-teaching semester. He is establishing the fund in honor of William A. Franke, cofounder and managing partner of Indigo Partners, for whom the W. A. Franke College… Read more