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Friday, January 10, 2014
Saturday, January 11, 2014
Sunday, January 12, 2014
Monday, January 13, 2014
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Friday, January 17, 2014
Saturday, January 18, 2014
Monday, January 20, 2014

Friday, January 10, 2014

Wellness Friday

(5:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: Fitness Programs Office, 1st Floor of Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Come and ASK THE TRAINER! Get information about getting started, exercises, workouts, and health tips! You will receive a free at home workout, information about a free Personal Training session, and general information about being healthy and active!

Noontime Step

(12:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: Recreation Center, Exercise Suite #2, Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: This 50-minute high-energy step class is geared toward those who want a more active lunch break. All levels are welcome at this fabulous aerobic workout that uses imaginative step combinations and pushes your fitness level to the max, making exercise fun!

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Faculty Recital Series presents Robert Allen Saunders, bass and Rebecca Kemper Scarnati, oboe with Jeffrey Peterson, piano

(7:30 pm)
Sponsored By: Music Department
Location: Ashurst Hall (Building 11)
Description: Faculty Recital featuring vocal professor Dr. Saunders, bass and oboe professor Dr. Scarnati, oboe.

Monday, January 13, 2014

Transfer Student Spring Welcome (Mix, Mingle & Munch)

(5:30 pm)
Sponsored By: Transfer & Commuter Connections
Location: 3rd Floor Lounge, Health & Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Mix, Mingle & Munch!!! If you are a new transfer student, come and meet other new students, your mentor and some valuable NAU resources. Pizza and dessert!

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Financial Aid Comes to You!

(2:00 pm to 6:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid
Location: University Union (Building 30) – Near the Information Desk
Description: The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid will be readily available to assist you with questions regarding your financial aid.  Stop by to speak with one of our staff members between 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM.  We hope to see you there! 

LGBTQA Spring Welcome

(10:00 am)
Sponsored By: LGBTQA Resources and Support office/IMS
Location: Health and Learning Center (Building 25) 1st floor lobby
Description: The LGBTQA Spring Welcome is a free event that is attended by the NAU community and will host a variety of student organizations, campus departments, music and fun.

Belay Instruction at the NAU Climbing Wall

(1:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: NAU Climbing Wall, Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Belay Instruction at the NAU Climbing Wall: To belay someone in climbing is to control the slack in a life supporting rope with the aid of a friction device. While participating in this clinic you will not only learn to belay using the PBUS method, but also how to conduct a basic gear inspection, properly fit and use a climbing harness, tie a figure eight follow through knot and load and use two different belay devices; tube style and Gri Gri. Cost: Free. Clinic limited to 10 participants. No preregistration available.

Study Abroad Information Session

(4:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Center for International Education (CIE)
Location: North Campus, Blome Hall, Center for International Education  (Building 2)
Description: Join us to explore the study abroad options available through the Center for International Education!

College of Arts and Letters Film Series: Magnificent Ambersons

(7:30 pm)
Sponsored By: College of Arts and Letters
Location: Cline Library Assembly Hall (Building 28)
Description: CAL Film Series presents "Magnificent Ambersons".

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Belay Instruction at the NAU Climbing Wall

(7:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: NAU Climbing Wall, Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Belay Instruction at the NAU Climbing Wall: To belay someone in climbing is to control the slack in a life supporting rope with the aid of a friction device. While participating in this clinic you will not only learn to belay using the PBUS method, but also how to conduct a basic gear inspection, properly fit and use a climbing harness, tie a figure eight follow through knot and load and use two different belay devices; tube style and Gri Gri. Cost: Free. Clinic limited to 10 participants. No preregistration available.

Wellness Wednesday

(5:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: Fitness Programs Office, 1st Floor of Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Come and ASK THE TRAINER! Get information about getting started, exercises, workouts, and health tips! You will receive a free at home workout, information about a free Personal Training session, and general information about being healthy and active!

Student Involvement Fair

(5:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Office of Student Life
Location: MAC Gym, Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: NAU is home to 300+ student organizations. There is something for every interest from running to theater, chemistry to criminal justice. If you don't find what you're looking for, you can even start your own! To meet student organization leaders and find out about opportunities to get involved on campus, join us at the Student Involvement Fair!

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Financial Aid Comes to You!

(2:00 pm to 6:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid
Location: University Union (Building 30) – Near the Information Desk
Description: The Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid will be readily available to assist you with questions regarding your financial aid.  Stop by to speak with one of our staff members between 2:00 PM and 6:00 PM.  We hope to see you there! 

Prochnow Movie: Last Vegas

(8:00 pm)
Sponsored By: SUN Entertainment
Location: Prochnow Auditorium (Building 3A)
Description: Free showing of Last Vegas. Enjoy free admission, popcorn, and a drink with an NAU I.D.

Friday, January 17, 2014

Prochnow Movie: Last Vegas

(8:00 pm)
Sponsored By: SUN Entertainment
Location: Prochnow Auditorium (Building 3A)
Description: Free showing of Last Vegas. Enjoy free admission, popcorn, and a drink with an NAU I.D.

Premed and pre-law info session

(11:00 am)
Sponsored By: Gateway Student Success Center premed/pre-law advising
Location: Gateway Student Success Center Classroom (Building 43)
Description: If you are planning to apply to a professional program for healthcare or law school, NAU Premed & Pre-Law Advisors can help you get on the right track. We provide information and can tell you about entrance requirements. We have literature and handouts designed to help you move forward in pursuit of your goals. We have information about options you may never have considered, such as required or recommended courses to become eligible to apply, schools/programs available, application procedures, entrance tests required, and much more. Mark your calendars; we look forward to meeting you!

Introduction to Climbing Technique

(2:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Campus Recreation Services
Location: NAU Climbing Wall, Health and Learning Center (Building 25)
Description: Start climbing or improve your climbing abilities by attending this two hour instructional clinic. Our staff will introduce basic climbing techniques such as balance, gripping, foot work and basic terminology and allow time for guided practice. Class size is limited to 20 participants and the best part of all, IT’S FREE!!! No preregistration required.

New Graduate Student Open House

(2:30 pm)
Sponsored By: Graduate College
Location: Ashurst, Conference Room A109  (Building 11)
Description: Open House for all new Spring 2014 Graduate Students. This is a great opportunity for you to meet Graduate College staff, and receive information on different services available to you on campus and in Flagstaff.

FSO Master-Musicians: Jacquelyn Schwandt, viola

(7:30 pm)
Sponsored By: College of Arts and Letters
Location: Ardrey Memorial Auditorium (Building 37A)
Description: Conductors talk begins at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Prochnow Movie: Last Vegas

(8:00 pm)
Sponsored By: SUN Entertainment
Location: Prochnow Auditorium (Building 3A)
Description: Free showing of Last Vegas. Enjoy free admission, popcorn, and a drink with an NAU I.D.

Monday, January 20, 2014

Defend Your Dream - Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

(3:00 pm)
Sponsored By: Black Student Union
Location: University Union (Building 30) and du Bois Center (Building 64)
Description: Our Commemoration will start with a March starting at 3:00 PM from the University Union making its way to the du Bois Center. The celebration at the du Bois Center will begin at 4:00 PM. The celebration will include music, a choir, speeches, poems, and food. Join us for the celebration!