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NAU business professor Yordy appointed to federal civil rights committee

Business professor Eric D. Yordy will serve a four-year term on the Arizona State Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Continue reading

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

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Male ballet dancer Men in tights: How NAU is encouraging boys to dance, one viral video at a time
Traditionally, girls grow up playing with Barbie and participating in gymnastics. Boys battle Transformers and play football. Project B, a worldwide initiative focused on inspiring boys and young men to dance, hopes to change those societal norms.
Desbois Past and Present at NAU: Holocaust and Yazidi genocide lecture
The lecture will take place at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 29 in Prochnow Auditorium.
Scott Anderson studying Norway lake mud NAU paleoecologist discovering secrets of Northern Norway’s history in lake mud
Scott Anderson is part of a team studying thousand-year-old biomarkers preserved in lake bottoms that tell the story of human activity in Lofoten.
don't get the flu Know what to do with flu and how to avoid it
This year's flu season is shaping up to be worst than recent years, and Campus Health Services provided a number of ways to minimize exposure to the virus to remain as healthy as possible.
Frederick Gooding NAU ethnic studies professor discusses Martin Luther King’s life, legacy
Frederick Gooding Jr, who studies African-American history, talked about the importance of every American carrying on King's legacy. The 50th anniversary of King's assassination is later this year.
prosthetic foot Public invited to explore NAU’s new Human Performance Lab at ribbon cutting
The lab will allow engineering and physical therapy research focused on improving prosthetic limbs and helping people with neuromuscular diseases.

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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