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Building bridges: Community outreach is mainstay of Fox’s 34-year NAU career

Wayne Fox’s best moment at Northern Arizona University had to be culled from more than 30 years, so it took some time. When he settled on one, he started—and ended—the story with a laugh. “One of my proudest moments was … Continue reading

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Summer seminar series is heating up campus

NAU summer seminar series returns with a diverse lineup. Continue reading

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NAU’s business college in top 10 ‘Best for Vets’

For the third year in a row, the W.A. Franke College of Business ranked top 10 in the ‘Best for Vets: Business Schools’. Continue reading

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NAU hosts first tribal economic outlook conference

Details of tourism and tribal economic impact to be presented. Continue reading

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Compromise, optimism rise among lukewarm outlooks at economic conference

NAU's role in region extends far beyond being an economic driver. Continue reading

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Former presidential advisor Gene Sperling to headline Economic Outlook Conference

Experts to offer their views of international, national, state and local economies. Continue reading

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Solar competition demonstrates how engineering and business mix

Students bridge communication gap to propose a marketable product. Continue reading

Robert Reich adds value to view that middle class can share in economic growth

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor cites more investment in higher education as key for wage growth. Continue reading

New MBA program caters to hospitality professionals

New MBA program delivers a flexible educational experience for hospitality managers. Continue reading

Paul Thomas

Business executive brings front-line experience to first-year students

Executive in Residence program benefits business students at multiple levels. Continue reading

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NAU Dance team poses with trophies NAU Dance wins national championship
Earlier this year, the NAU dance team captured its first Division I national title—taking home first in the hip-hop category, and third in jazz.
President Cheng in Japan President Cheng goes to Japan to discuss collaborative educational programs
Administrators discussed the Interdisciplinary Global Program, joint research opportunities and potential future collaborations among faculty.
NAU Nominations open for NAU’s University Leadership Program
The program is open to all faculty and staff and aims to prepare the next generation of higher education leaders and leaders at NAU.
Public invited to reception for local artists
A reception for the artists being exhibited at the High Country Conference Center Community Art Gallery will take place from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, March 30.
Northern Arizona University sign NAU holds hearing for proposed 2017-18 tuition
Northern Arizona University will hold an interactive tuition hearing from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 28.
Phoenix Biomedical Center NAU occupational therapists earn grants to study Native Americans with disabilities
The grants, from the American Occupational Therapy Foundation, allow Heather Williamson and Maureen Russell to look at health access and sleep issues.

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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