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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 and professors. Hit subscribe and follow along as we take you through everything NAU has to offer.

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 and professors. Hit subscribe and follow along as we take you through everything NAU has to offer.
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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 and professors. Hit subscribe and follow along as we take you through everything NAU has to offer.

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English


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🎤 Conquering the Fear of Public Speaking → The Road to the Regents' Cup

11/14/2019
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We've all been there. You're up in front of the room, your heart starts beating, your palms get sweaty, you hope you don't throw up. The fear of public speaking, also known as glossophobia, is one of the most common fears in America. If you're one of those people who will do anything to avoid it--- you're not alone. In fact, studies show almost 75% of the population is affected. In this episode we meet Alondra Lomeli, Dante Wright, Denise Ocampo and Britton Lee-- four Lumberjacks who are...

Duration:00:10:50

#BeCyberSmart

10/26/2019
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OWN IT. SECURE IT. PROTECT IT. We sit down with Jonathan Wince and Erin Plese from NAU's Information Technology Services to talk through what it really means to #BeCyberSmart in this day and age and the three things we can all do right now to better secure our digital profile. Resources: Information security at NAU Set up 2-step verification

Duration:00:13:26

🔌 Unplug and connect IRL 🔌

10/10/2019
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One way to set yourself up for success both physically and mentally is to unplug. From talking through what it means to our wellbeing to be living in our hyperconnected world to the benefits of minimizing screen time, we explore what it means to unplug. Starting off with Melissa Griffin and Jill Sawyer from Health Promotion we learn all about the ways unplugging can help us be our "best selves". Then, we hear from NAU Social Media Manager Maria DeCabooter on what it means to find work...

Duration:00:18:48

NAU Family Weekend-- What to Expect

10/2/2019
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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 got you covered from all perspectives 👌🏼 Shannon Clarke from Parent and Family Services share her tips for making Family Weekend one to remember and answers the questions parents ask most-- How much time should families expect to spend...

Duration:00:18:48

🌲The Outdoors are Calling and We Must Go 🌲

9/26/2019
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Our town, Flagstaff, sits at 7,000 feet and is located in the largest contiguous Ponderosa pine forest in North America. Right here on campus you can soar across the tree tops at NAU’s Challenge Course. Adventure doesn’t stop there either. We’re also within a 2 hour drive of 14 different National parks and monuments. If you’re into winter sports— we’re one of the closest universities to a ski resort. How do we take advantage of our surroundings? In this episode we explore some of the ways...

Duration:00:18:26

Roots Run Deep: Celebrating LatinX Heritage Month

9/11/2019
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Did you know -- NAU was named an Emerging Hispanic Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education? Here at our Flagstaff campus, Latino students comprise 21 percent of our total enrollment. Our NAU-Yuma location which was designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution in 2007, enrolls 71 percent Latino students. Between September 15 and October 15, we will be observing Hispanic Heritage Month and celebrating the contributions of both Hispanic and LatinX Americans. From the sounds of...

Duration:00:17:02

How to spend 1 year abroad & earn 2 degrees ✈️

9/6/2019
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How a student can study abroad is one of the most frequently asked questions we get in person and in our DMs. Today we're sitting down with Marcela Pino Alcaraz to break down one of our most unique options-- NAU's award-winning Interdisciplinary Global Program. Through IGP you can earn 2 degrees in 5 years AND spend one full year abroad. How does it work? IGP has two tracks – STEM and Business. Students spend a year abroad, with one semester taking classes and one semester doing an...

Duration:00:19:30

🌲 Welcome Week: Axeplained ⚒

8/23/2019
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You've unpacked your bags and are adjusting to life at 7,000 life. You're still not sure where your first class is and how long it will take you to get there. What can make the college transition easier? Welcome Week. This week gives students exclusive access to programs and clubs on campus and provides opportunities to meet new Lumberjacks, connect and become part of the campus community. In this episode, we're sharing our Lumberjack tips. From introducing yourself to strangers to going to...

Duration:00:10:58