The Family Violence Institute has been selected as one of three rural sites in the U.S. to receive a sub-award from the National Crime Victim Law Institute. The grant Sustainable Technology Resources & Interventions for Victim Empowerment (STRIVE) provides $750,000 in funding over the next three years. Kathleen J. Ferraro and Neil Websdale are the Co-PIs and Raymond Chaira is a participant. This proposal will be carried out in Santa Cruz County, AZ.
Summer 2018 saw the inaugural visit of 5 NAU Dept. of Geography, Planning and Recreation students to the city of Plymouth, England. Arranged through the American Planning Association and the Royal Town Planning Institute, each of the students was assigned to work in a different division of the Planning Department – Housing, Natural Infrastructure, Local… Read more
Tyler Linner, graduate student in the Master’s in Sustainable Communities Program at NAU receives the Crescordia Award for Site Development and Landscape! He is also the Director of Northern Arizona Pollinator Habitat Initiatives (NAZPHI). Congratulations!
The Department of Defense is working with Dr. Wayment and Dr. Huffman, Professors in the Department of Psychological Sciences, 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. Visit NAZ TODAY… Read more
Aria Ottmueller, an Honors student with a major in Political Science and Criminology & Criminal Justice, is receiving the SBS Distinguished Senior Award in Spring 2018. She is a woman who is going after her goals with excellence, despite the difficulties she faces. Navigating the world as a blind person is not easy. Navigating higher education in particular can be challenging. Everything she needs to do to succeed in college is harder for her than for the average student. She is… Read more