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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

Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus

MRSA detection technology developed by TGen and NAU granted first patent

Australia is first of many countries expected to approve patent for superbug test. Continue reading

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Congressional testimony on Lyme disease test featured research at NAU and TGen

NAU is working with TGen to develop a new test to pinpoint Lyme disease. Continue reading

TGen accepts the Regents' award

TGen, longtime NAU partner, earns higher education award from regents

NAU students gain practical research experience through lab partnership. Continue reading

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Researchers explore energy, health potential of wastewater microbial ecosystem

Better understanding of wastewater ecosystem uncovers potential renewable energy source. Continue reading

Kristin Wiggins in a lab at TGen North.

Student’s fast start in research contributes to life-saving rapid test

Kristin Wiggins' pathogen research is helping to address a public health crisis. Continue reading

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NAU logo Candidates for the position of director of planning, design and construction to visit NAU
Members of the campus community will have the opportunity to meet each candidate.
NAU seeking nominations for President’s Achievement Award
NAU employees are encouraged to nominate employees who employee's whose performance exceeds expectations for the President's Achievement Award.
Bat DNA Swab NAU researchers use genomics to determine origins of deadly white-nose syndrome
Jeff Foster led the team of international researchers who tried to definitively answer several questions—did this fungus already exist in North America or did it come from somewhere else? And more importantly, can a resistance be evolved?
President Rita Chang and COE faculty cut the ribbon to the new classroom NAU College of Education unveils new technology-enhanced classroom
Northern Arizona University's College of Education opened a new technology-enhanced classroom on Wednesday in the Eastburn Education building. The unveiling came on the heels of the college's CAEP accreditation, the only one in Arizona.
Mentoring makes a difference: NAU students, faculty discuss how such relationships improved their careers, education and lives
To celebrate International Mentoring Day on Jan. 17, NAU News looked at how faculty, staff and students at NAU have made mentoring relationships a priority.

Editor’s Picks

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