The best-preserved meteor crater on the planet is just 30 miles east of Flagstaff. The crater that once served as a training ground for astronauts provides an amazing learning opportunity for students at NAU. Learn more about the crater and its integration in the classroom here.
NAU researchers Jeffrey Foster and Katy Parise helped visually track disease transmission in bats and revealed the connections that can spread the disease between species and cause large-scale outbreaks. Read more about the study here.
Jani Ingram and other NAU professors will investigate the ethical issues Indigenous students and professionals experience in STEM fields. Read more about the study here.
Paul Keim Accordion Closed
Professor of biological sciences Paul Keim traveled to South Korea to speak about the growing dangers of Botox use in South Korea.
Ted Schuur Accordion Closed
Ted Schuur, professor of biological sciences, was a lead author on the Arctic and Boreal section of the “Second State of the Carbon Cycle Report.”
Yiqi Luo, Andrew Richardson, Greg Caporaso Accordion Closed
Yiqi Luo (ECOSS), Andrew Richardson (ECOSS), and Greg Caporaso (PMI) were all included on the High Cited Researchers of 2018 List released by Clarivate Analytics.
Dr. Stephanie Hurst is an Associate Professor of Chemistry at Northern Arizona University. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Western Sydney and a PhD in chemistry from the Australian National University. Dr. Hurst was a postdoctoral fellow at Montana State University and began at Northern Arizona University in 2006. Her teaching interests are in the area of chemistry,… Read more