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
W. A. Franke College of Business
Eric D. Yordy, associate professor of business law and ethics in the W. A. Franke College of Business at Northern Arizona University, has been appointed to the Arizona State Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. The federal commissioners appointed Yordy to a four-year term during their April 21 meeting.
During his term, Yordy will conduct reviews and produce reports and recommendations concerning local civil rights issues, including justice, voting, discrimination, housing, education and other important themes. In… Read more
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 when I was teaching an intermediate financial accounting class—scintillating, right?” he interrupted himself. “At the end of the semester I got a standing ovation. I’ll never forget that.”
Fox, director of the Alliance Bank Business Outreach Center in the W.A. Franke College of… Read more
NAU’s lineup of lectures and discussions is in full swing this summer.
NAU and the Flagstaff community are invited to listen and participate in a variety of events during the free series hosted by the College of Arts and Letters, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences and the W.A. Franke College of Business.
NAU professors and accomplished community members are set to present this summer from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursdays inside the SBS West building, room 200. The presentation topics include Cycles… Read more
For the third year in a row, Northern Arizona University’s W.A. Franke College of Business ranked among the top 10 in the ‘Best for Vets: Business Schools’ in the Military Times ranking released this week.
NAU ranked No. 10 out of more than 180 colleges and universities surveyed across the country. The university also earned recognition in November for its student veteran programs and was designated as a ‘Best for Vets’ and military friendly university.
“We have a long standing commitment to supporting students who are veterans or on active duty,” said… Read more
Tourism and the impact of the tribal economy on the state will be on the agenda at the Center for American Indian Economic Development’s Tribal Economic Outlook Conference on April 9.
Dave Anderson of Famous Dave’s of America will serve as the keynote speaker. Anderson is a member of the Courte Oreilles Lake Superior Band of Ojibwe. In addition, experts from Northern Arizona University’s W.A. Franke College of Business will address representatives of at least 11 tribes.
The half-day conference at the… Read more