When Eduardo Moreno started nursing school, the hits just kept coming.
His first semester, his beloved grandmother died. Second semester, COVID hit, sending the NAU-Yuma student and all his peers into virtual learning. The third semester he spent time in the hospital, but not in the way you want to as a nursing student—he had appendicitis and had his appendix removed a week before finals. During his preceptorship, he dislocated his thumb… Read more
To be considered for all available financial aid, the FAFSA must be submitted each year. The FAFSA becomes available on October 1 and we encourage you to apply early. We are hosting FAFSA workshops at the NAU Yuma campus on October 23, 2021. Sessions available in both English and Spanish. Seats are limited. Reserve your spot today!
NAU-Yuma 2021 Teachers of the Year
Full-Time Teacher of the Year – Boyce Randolf Martin, Senior Lecturer, Education Department
Randy Martin teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in teacher education at NAU-Yuma. He received his B.A. in Elementary Education from Ambassador College and M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction from Northern Arizona University. His doctoral studies in Curriculum and Instruction were also done at NAU. He… Read more
Bachelor of Nursing (BSN) and Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) students recently converged at a first-ever Interprofessional Education (IPE) session at NAU-Yuma, an event that was planned twice but did not occur during the Spring and Fall 2020 semesters due to the pandemic. “The first session was scheduled soon after Spring Break 2020, and… Read more
On Wednesday, the Arizona Board of Regents approved the contract of José Luis Cruz to be the 17th president of Northern Arizona University, effective June 14.
Cruz met with the executive team on Thursday and said he is looking forward to the transition process, which will be led by Laurie Dickson, vice provost for curriculum, assessment, and accreditation. Within the next several days, a larger Presidential Transition Commission will be announced.
More information about the transition will be… Read more
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Dr. Peter Mangan on December 9, 2020. As the lead faculty member of the NAU Yuma Psychology Program, Dr. Mangan was a valued member of the NAU Yuma Branch Campus since 2001. Over the years he made many contributions to the profession, to Northern Arizona University, and to the Yuma… Read more