Tag: Enrollment

NAU professors investigate potential cultural barriers to Indigenous peoples’ success in STEM fields

| November 30, 2018
NAU professors investigate potential cultural barriers to Indigenous peoples’ success in STEM fields

Indigenous people have the lowest rate of university enrollment and graduation rates of any group in the United States—and in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, they represent only 0.5 percent of students nationwide. …

Jani Ingram, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at Northern Arizona University who has worked extensively within Indigenous communities and with STEM teachers, students and professionals at all levels, believes culturally embedded ethical issues may pose a significant barrier to the success of Indigenous people in STEM fields.

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NAU: Spring enrollment increases from last year

| February 10, 2015
NAU: Spring enrollment increases from last year

February 04, 2015 • Northern Arizona University Northern Arizona University saw 5 percent overall enrollment growth for the spring semester over the same period last year. NAU’s total student population this spring is at 25,590 up from 24,407 in the spring of 2014. The student population in Flagstaff is 18,712 with 4,228 online students, 504 at NAU-Yuma and 2,146 […]

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Affordable Care Act Enrollment

| January 7, 2015
Affordable Care Act Enrollment

This beginning of the new year is also open enrollment season to sign up for and renew health coverage in the Marketplace – known as Obamacare. The deadline to sign up for a health plan is February 15, 2015. This year, application systems are running more smoothly and there are many more tools available to […]

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