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 as $8 an hour.

Cheng also announced that eligible faculty and staff will recieve pay increases of up to 3 percent, effective July 1.