Upcoming 2017 Events

Share your blue and gold spirit and connect with other Lumberjack alumni.

Monday, August 21

NAU Faculty and Staff Alumni BBQ

Nearly 40 percent of NAU faculty and staff are Lumberjack alumni and what better way to kick-off the fall semester than to gather for a blue and gold barbecue. The complimentary NAU Faculty and Staff Alumni BBQ will be 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Aug. 21 inside the Humphrys room at High Country Conference Center. Employees should wear their NAU name tags and bring a business card to be entered into a raffle, which will be held at 12:30 p.m. RSVP by Wednesday, August 16.

Saturday, September 2

NAU at U of A Tailgate

Join Lumberjack alumni from across the state for the first NAU football game tailgate of the season! Be ready to chant N-A-U on Saturday, September 2 at the UA Mall in Tucson, AZ. We'll be tailgating from 5:30-8 p.m. Registration is $20 per person, $25 after August 18. Includes barbecue buffet and two drink tickets. Register online or by calling (888) 778-7628 before August 30.

Game tickets are available by calling (520) 621-2287.

Saturday, September 9

NAU vs. Western Illinois Tailgate

Let's cheer on our Lumberjack Football team together during their first home game on Saturday, September 9. Alumni are encouraged to join the hosted tailgate, but an RSVP is required. Additional information coming soon. 

Sunday, September 17

Prescott Area Chapter Alumni PicNic

The NAU Near You Prescott Area Alumni Chapter invites you to bring your family and friends to enjoy a sunshine-filled afternoon with fellow Lumberjack alumni and friends. The chapter will serve sandwiches, chips and water and have planned plenty of family friendly activities! RSVP information coming soon.

Wednesday, September 20

Flagstaff Local Lumberjacks Happy Hour

Presented by the Flagstaff Alumni Chapter, join local alumni during this monthly networking series. Additional event information coming soon.

Thursday, September 21

Phoenix Alumni Chapter Speaker Series

The NAU Near You Phoenix Alumni Chapter kicks off their NAU Speaker Series on September 21 at the Downtown Phoenix Renaissance. This semi-annual series features NAU alumni leaders and NAU faculty from academia or industry who have distinguished themselves as experts in their fields. This series gives NAU Alumni in the Phoenix community, the rare opportunity to learn directly from those who have excelled through innovation and dedication to their work. RSVP information coming soon.

Sunday, September 24

Portland Alumni Chapter ALS Walk

Northern Arizona University Alumni are located all over the country. The Portland Alumni Chapter is excited and proud to serve and support the Oregon and SW Washington Chapter of the ALS Association. Join fellow Lumberjacks and friends to connect, walk, and raise funds for a valued charity. Register by September 21: http://webor.alsa.org/goto/NAUinPDX

Saturday, September 30

NAU vs. Northern Colorado Tailgate

Let's keep the blue and gold spirit alive as we cheer NAU Football to victory on Saturday, September 30. Public servant NAU alumni are encouraged to join the hosted tailgate, but an RSVP is required. Additional information coming soon.

Saturday, October 14

NAU at Portland State Tailgate

We're bringing the blue and gold to Portland this season on Saturday, October 14. PDX Alumni are encouraged to join the tailgate, but an RSVP is required. Additional information coming soon. 

Wednesday, October 18

Flagstaff Local Lumberjacks Happy Hour

Presented by the Flagstaff Alumni Chapter, join local alumni during this monthly networking series. Additional event information coming soon.

Saturday, October 21

NAU vs. UC Davis Tailgate

Prescott Area Lumberjack alumni, fill the bus to Flagstaff for the NAU Football game on Saturday, October 21. Prescott and Flagstaff alumni are encouraged to join the hosted tailgate, but an RSVP is required. Additional information coming soon.

Friday October 27 to 28

NAU Homecoming

An NAU tradition since 1924, Homecoming is your chance to return to your alma mater, connect with classmates, and celebrate NAU! Join us for Homecoming 2017, featuring a number of alumni events leading up to the gold-out game on Saturday, October 28, vs. Sacramento State.

This year’s theme, “Home is Where the Lumberjacks Are” reminds us that we are all a vital part of the communities where we now live and work. This Homecoming, let’s strengthen the ties to where it all began—right here in Lumberjack Country.

 Visit nau.edu/homecoming for event information.

 

Saturday, November 11

NAU vs. Montana State Tailgate

It's the final home game of the season and we're excited to cheer NAU Football to victory on Saturday, November 11. We're honored to invite all veteran NAU alumni to join the hosted tailgate, but an RSVP is required. Additional information coming soon.