LumberChats: Inside NAU

LumberChats: Inside NAU

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Greetings from Lumberjack Country! We’re giving you an inside look into campus life from the eyes of those who know it best— our students, staff and professors. Hit subscribe and follow along as we take you through everything NAU has to offer. Have an


NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 17 & 18 - International Pavilion and Central Pedway
Mar 19 • 1 min
17. International PavilionBuilt to foster global engagement on campus, this modern building features art exhibitions, gaming areas, and study zones, and encourages greater understanding between cultures. It’s located right next to the International…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 20 & 21 - W.A. Franke College of Business and Social and Behavioral Sciences
Mar 19 • 1 min
20. W.A. Franke College of BusinessThe impressive business building was designed with communication and collaboration in mind. A generous donation from William A. Franke in 2007 sparked the name for NAU’s business college and provides transformational…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 19 - du Bois South Union
Mar 19 • 0 min
Also called the Düb, this gathering place features a dining hall and a wide variety of retail dining options—from Italian to New York-style and Latin-inspired menus—as well as conference rooms and social spaces. It’s also home to the South Academic…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 22 - Engineering and Forestry
Mar 19 • 1 min
The engineering building’s visual appeal represents the cutting-edge engineering concepts taking place within. Degrees range from computer and environmental engineering to construction management. To the west, students in the renowned Forestry program…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 23 - Health Professions
Mar 19 • 0 min
The College of Health and Human Services is the headquarters for education in the health professions. Here, students in dental hygiene, nursing, fitness wellness, physical education, public health, and speech-language sciences gain practical and…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 24 - Walkup Skydome
Mar 19 • 1 min
Undeniably NAU’s most unusual venue, the Walkup Skydome is the second-largest wood-framed dome in the world, with a roof that spans more than 500 feet and rises 142 feet above the playing surface. The dome provides seating for about 10,000 for football,…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 13 - Cline Library
Mar 18 • 1 min
Students who need to pull an all-nighter will find everything they need at Cline Library, including quiet study rooms, research assistance, and free computer access. The 400-seat Assembly Hall hosts films and guest speakers, while the Scholars’ Corner…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 15 and 16 - Honors College and Applied Research and Development
Mar 18 • 1 min
The new 200,000-square-foot Honors College and residence hall is a dynamic living and learning environment that brings together high-achieving students from various backgrounds who are eager to learn and grow, both personally and professionally. Located…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 14 - Performing and Fine Arts
Mar 18 • 0 min
Ardrey Memorial Auditorium is the largest performance venue of its kind in northern Arizona. Along with the Kitt Recital Hall, these make up the cornerstone to the university’s Performing and Fine Arts Center, which serves as a hub for arts education at…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 1 - Old Main, North Quad
Mar 18 • 2 min
Right here is where it all began in 1899, when the university first opened its doors in this, its original building, Old Main,
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 4 - University Union
Mar 18 • 3 min
In the heart of campus, the University Union is a popular central gathering place featuring a host of student dining options. The Union is also the headquarters for many student clubs and hangouts.
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 5&6 - Student Academic Services and NAU Bookstore
Mar 18 • 2 min
The home to the Undergraduate Admissions Welcome Center, the Student Service, the Lumberjacks Mathematics center and space for social science research.The centrally located NAU Bookstore makes it easy to get the right textbooks. It also has the largest…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 8&9- Health and Learning Center and Aquatic and Tennis Complex
Mar 18 • 3 min
Designed as an all-in-one facility for health and recreation, the HLC features a world-class recreation center with an indoor jogging track and 40-foot indoor climbing wall, while a full-service medical center ensures convenient access to medical services.
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 7 - Hotel and Restaurant Management
Mar 18 • 0 min
Ranked among the nation’s best hospitality programs, the School of Hotel and Restaurant Management features recently renovated learning spaces, including a sophisticated demonstration kitchen and beverage lab for hands-on learning.
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 10&11- Native American Cultural Center and School of Communication
Mar 18 • 2 min
The university’s commitment to Native American students is reflected in the Native American Cultural Center, which was designed with input from leaders of 22 tribes. The building hosts several cultural events throughout the year and offers services to…
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stops 2 &3 - Science and Health Building and Liberal Arts
Mar 18 • 1 min
This impressive five-story building symbolizes NAU’s rise to scientific and research prominence. Students interested in medicine, dentistry, research, or science education are likely to take some of their first steps here toward a professional career….
NAU’s Audio Campus Tour: Stop 12 - Eastburn Education
Mar 18 • 0 min
The College of Education is a testament to the university’s roots as a teachers’ college. The tradition of educational excellence continues to thrive through vibrant learning environments and experienced, research-based educators.
Life in Motion with NAU Outdoor Adventures
Feb 19 • 13 min
The great outdoors can be the perfect place to refocus and reconnect.In this episode, we sit down with Angie Elgin from NAU Outdoor Adventure who shares her favorite hikes in town and around Northern Arizona.
πŸ“₯ Don’t Wait Until Your Senior Year to Go To This Office πŸ’Ό
Feb 11 • 29 min
College is stressful. When you add an internship or a job to the mix— it’s easy to find yourself overwhelmed. In this episode we’re talking to two seniors who have been through the process and successfully landed internships during their time at NAU….
πŸ₯¬ Food Trends That Need to Calm Down πŸ₯—
Jan 16 • 21 min
Listen to your body, honor your preferences. Habits to make 2020 your healthiest year yet.
Financial Aid: Axeplained πŸ’Έ
Dec 4, 2019 • 9 min
Don’t let the FAFSA intimidate you.
πŸŽ…πŸΌ Survive the Holidays on a College Budget πŸŽ„πŸ’³
Nov 26, 2019 • 19 min
Tips and tricks for holiday budgeting
🎀 Conquering the Fear of Public Speaking → The Road to the Regents’ Cup
Nov 14, 2019 • 10 min
How to play nice— NAU, UArizona and ASU students compete in civil discourse competition
#BeCyberSmart
Oct 26, 2019 • 13 min
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
πŸ”Œ Unplug and connect IRL πŸ”Œ
Oct 10, 2019 • 18 min
The benefits of unplugging
NAU Family Weekend— What to Expect
Oct 2, 2019 • 18 min
The air is crisp and the leaves are changing. That can only mean one thing—- fall and Family Weekend are near.From what you should pack (layering is key), to the best photo ops on campus to what Family Weekend activities you need tickets for—- we’ve…
🌲The Outdoors are Calling and We Must Go 🌲
Sep 26, 2019 • 18 min
Explore the ways our Lumberjacks take it out outside through majors like Forestry, trips put on by Outdoor Adventures, and classes like Wilderness Within taught by Professor John Lynch.
Roots Run Deep: Celebrating LatinX Heritage Month
Sep 11, 2019 • 17 min
From the sounds of mariachi to campus events honoring our diversity, we’re taking you inside NAU to find out what LatinX heritage month means to our students, faculty and staff.
How to spend 1 year abroad & earn 2 degrees ✈️
Sep 6, 2019 • 19 min
From where you can study to how to pay for it, we’re here to help you explore the world around you and make a positive impact in it.
🌲 Welcome Week: Axeplained βš’
Aug 23, 2019 • 10 min
Welcome Week is a time to get involved, meet new people and lean into the uncomfortable.