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
An economic recovery without extremes taking place in a political atmosphere already full of them may not generate much enthusiasm. But only a few somber statements emerged from the Economic Outlook Conference held on the Northern Arizona University campus Thursday.
The conference, held at the High Country Conference Center in front of a capacity audience, was presented by the Alliance Bank Business Outreach Center of the W. A. Franke College of Business.Read more
As the Economic Outlook Conference at Northern Arizona University nears its 39th year, anticipation is building over the outlook itself and the insights of keynote speaker Gene Sperling, who advised two presidents on economic policy.
The conference, presented by the Alliance Bank Business Outreach Center of the W. A. Franke College of Business, will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Nov. 6, at the High Country Conference Center. Individual tickets are $50, and a corporate table (seven… Read more
In a flurry of deadline-driven design, analysis, data collection and testing, two teams of engineering and business students from vastly different perspectives converged on a straightforward idea: If you can build this, we can sell it.
What the five mechanical engineering seniors have built is… Read more
On a morning front-loaded with data and forecasts, Robert B. Reich stepped aside from slide presentations and peered behind the veil of business cycle theory to deliver a message about a different set of fundamentals.
America is… Read more
Northern Arizona University’s W.A. Franke College of Business is launching a new master’s in business administration degree program designed for experienced hospitality managers.
The MBA in Applied Management for Hospitality Professionals blends online and in-person instruction as well as a limited residency to deliver a flexible educational experience over the course of two years.
The program, tailored for candidates who have seven years of experience in the hospitality industry, allows working adults to further develop their business and leadership competencies and to… Read more
Two moments of clarity may not tell the story a lifetime of success, but they do go far to explain why Paul Thomas is teaching Management 101 at Northern Arizona University.
His students, hopefully, are paying close attention.
At one end of the timeline, more than 30 years ago, Thomas is a third-year forestry student at NAU who realizes he is actually meant for a career in business. At the other, he is ready to downsize, simplify and return to Flagstaff… Read more