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Super-size your memory during summer session

Learn powerful study strategies as well as techniques to handle everyday memory challenges this summer, starting June 6. Continue reading

Freshman students in class at NAU

NAU joins national effort to transform the first-year experience

National initiative to help first-year students thrive taps NAU as one of 44 collegiate participants. Continue reading

Cindy Banks

Cyndi Banks becomes University College dean

Banks has played a key role at University College since it began in 2012. Continue reading

Karen Pugliesi

SBS dean search concludes with selection of Karen Pugliesi

Longtime NAU faculty member, administrator begins her appointment July 1. Continue reading

President John Haeger

President’s Forum: NAU succeeding at business of student success

Pairing of business plan with academic strategies puts NAU on solid foundation. Continue reading

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Welcoming change—and what stays the same

Haeger: NAU experience underlies return to campus. Continue reading

Laura Huenneke

University College focuses resources on student success

Huenneke: Undergraduate education benefits from comprehensive approach. Continue reading

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Program seeks new crop of student success coaches

Coaches help students make transition to NAU. Continue reading

Laura Huenneke

Open house shines light on work toward student success

Huenneke: University invests in student success. Continue reading

University College

University College invites campus to open house

The campus community is invited to an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, in Bury Hall. Continue reading

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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.
NAU researcher uses native species to restore the Colorado Plateau
Brad Butterfield is collaborating with the Bureau of Land Management to figure out what various seeds are needed to repopulate fire-devastated areas.
2017 Legislature Intern Class Arizona legislative internships offer glimpse into career in public service, accepting applications now
Each spring, Northern Arizona University students have the opportunity to develop skills and experience the legislative process firsthand while working alongside professionals at the state capitol.

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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