Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Monday, April 13, 2020

Around the state, university students living in dormitories are being asked to move out. ASU students have until April 15th to move off-campus with a credit being offered for moving out by then. U of A students are being urged not to come to campus and they are preparing to vacate all dorms … READ MORE

Thursday, April 02, 2020

Small Forward Bernie Andre has been an impact player for the NAU Men’s Basketball team for two seasons. On Tuesday, the basketball star announced he will be transferring to the University of Vermont for his last year of eligibility. Sports Reporter Cristiana Ramos got to talk to Bernie one l… READ MORE

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Monday, March 16, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The AZ Student Association held a rally on NAU’s campus to protest House Bill 2461, a bill aimed at college students. The bill in question was introduced by Flagstaff State Representative Bob Thorpe with the intention of redefining residency to exclude dormitories or temporary addresses. Kyl… READ MORE

As a result of the Coronavirus spreading across the globe, universities are having to compensate. NAU is saying that if the coronavirus makes its way to Flagstaff, the university will shut down. All in-person classes will be switched to online. This threat is being closely monitored, but stu… READ MORE

Thursday, March 05, 2020

NAU President Rita Cheng hosted her spring forum to discuss the urgency of being prepared for the possible arrival of the Coronavirus to Flagstaff. Inviting a panel of community health specialists they discuss exactly what is being done here at NAU and Coconino County. READ MORE

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Northern Arizona University President Rita Cheng changed the focus of her annual spring forum to discuss COVID-19, or coronavirus. She appeared on stage with local health experts and assured NAU students and Flagstaff residents that the university is doing everything they can to minimize the… READ MORE

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

The School of Communication on NAU’s Campus, held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Advanced Media Lab this past Tuesday, February 25th, 2020. In attendance, was Media Lab Director Giovanni Castillo, E-Sports club president Gabriel Santos, NAU Director of Technology Services Don Carter, … READ MORE

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Yesterday was the sentencing hearing for Steven Jones, a former NAU student who shot and killed Collin Brough, and injured 3 other students in 2015. NAZ Today Reporter Quannah Arnold was at the Courthouse and spoke with Defense Attorney Burges Mccowan about the case. READ MORE

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

After more than four years since the shooting on NAU's campus left three injured and one dead, the shooter was sentenced to six years in prison. Steven Jones took a plea deal last month that negated the need for a second trial, after the first one ended with a hung jury more than two years ago. READ MORE

A group called "Rita Resign" is calling for NAU President Rita Cheng to step down. This comes after a state audit flagged $40,000 of Cheng's travel expenses due to a lack of proper documentation. However, Calli Jones, one of the original seven drafters of the Rita Resign letter, says the rea… READ MORE

Tuesday, February 04, 2020
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

NAU hosted a statewide Climate Summit partnering with ASU and UArizona this past weekend. The summit brought together indigenous leaders, students, and researchers to fight climate change for the next seven generations. ASU Senior Sustainability Scientist Jennifer Vanos says that issues can'… READ MORE

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Thursday, April 18, 2019

NAU president Rita Cheng will raise salaries for student workers, faculty and staff. Dr. Cheng made the announcement at her Spring Forum. Cheng says NAU is working to raise every student worker's hourly pay to at least $10. About 28 percent of student workers are currently earning as little … READ MORE

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Tuesday, March 26, 2019

With the help of a company called Starship Technologies, boxy, low-to-the-ground robots are now delivering food around the N-A-U Campus. N-A-U is the second university in the nation to adopt this new technology, which will deliver from Sodexo's on-campus restaurants including Einstein Bagels… READ MORE

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The cold winter season is right around the corner and it is that time of year where the homeless and the less fortunate can not make it to the store or afford food for themselves and family members. READ MORE

The cold winter season is right around the corner and it is that time of year where the homeless and the less fortunate can not make it to the store or afford food for themselves and family members. READ MORE

Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Monday, November 19, 2018

The Department of Defense is working with NAU faculty to develop a mobile application that will help service people manage their mental health. The app focuses on three important factors: every-day challenges, strengths and values, and connecting stress to individual values. READ MORE

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Everyone likes to see a record be broken and this voting election may have just done that. News reporter Conor Sweetman gives us detailed look into the voter turnout! READ MORE

Everyone likes to see a record be broken and this voting election may have just done that. News reporter Conor Sweetman gives us detailed look into the voter turnout! READ MORE

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Thursday, October 25, 2018

The ‘Louie the Lumberjack” statue is missing its head. The statue, which is usually located in the south end of the Skydome, was recently moved to storage during renovation. Sometime between late September and early October, someone noticed the head had been stolen. Although much is not know… READ MORE

Monday, October 22, 2018
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Northern Arizona University participated in the national Great Shakeout event today. The Great Shakeout is an annual event that is meant to inform and prepare participants in the case of an earthquake. NAU participated in the event by testing safety procedures including testing the blue ligh… READ MORE

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Parking has been a hot issue on the NAU campus. Erin Stam, director of parking services, sates a lot of students are unaware of the amount of space available in their parking zone. Stam also mentions how students who are unable to find spots on north commuter should head over to the south co… READ MORE

Monday, October 15, 2018

NAU professor of Biology and Toxicology Frank Von Hippel is starting a podcast. Von Hippel, who is a frequent podcast listener, created this podcast because of his concerns with the Trump administration's attacks on science. READ MORE

Thursday, October 11, 2018

NAU is thinking about turning Peterson Hall into a new STEM Science facility in the next few years. Kimberly Ott, an NAU spokesperson, says that by adding a STEM building to campus they could create a 'science corridor'. NAU has also bought the lot that Super Pawn and the Mandarin Buffet wer… READ MORE

Monday, October 08, 2018

The Chicken Pox virus broke out around the NAU community effecting four people just two weeks ago. According to Kimberley Ott, the NAU staff’s main priority is increasing awareness of this virus and sustaining the safety of both the students and faculty. It is in our community’s best interes… READ MORE

Friday, April 20, 2018

Hip Hop began in New York in the seventies and remains largely underground today. Dr. Frederick Gooding, Jr., an ethnic studies professor, shares the misconceptions as to what hip hop truly is. Hip hop is a powerful culture, not just a music genre. READ MORE

Thursday, April 19, 2018

New rules allow only one clear bag per person at NAU events with restrictions on the size of the bags. The new rule has the primary goal to ensure safety, but it will also enhance the efficiency of getting people into events, explains NAU Police spokesman Kevin Duffy. READ MORE

Monday, April 02, 2018

A new study at NAU is focusing on women's eating habits and if changed could prevent the occurrence, recreance and progression of chronic diseases. Nutritarian is a research foundation that has teamed up with NAU to conduct a long term study designed to promote a plant rich diet and the effe… READ MORE

Monday, March 26, 2018
Monday, March 12, 2018
Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Flagstaff City Council will be considering a zoning permit for a new student housing project along Milton Road called the Mill Town Project which will have 1200 beds available. READ MORE

There was heartbreaking news for the NAU community this morning. Friends of Delta Chi fraternity member Nick Acevedo say he took his own life last night. Flagstaff police confirmed that a body was found at an address on Fountaine Street near the university. READ MORE

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