Category Archives: Student Spotlight

Meet Belinda

Belinda's reason for going back to school: Change For Belinda Bowdry, healthcare was a field she wanted to pursue, but after 12 years working as a Pharmacy Technician, Belinda felt she needed a career change. “I decided to change my…
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Meet Tyrone Raino

Tyrone's reason for going back to school: His Family Before Tyrone found out he was going to be a father, college was not something he had on his mind. “The temp agency I worked for wasn’t going to be enough…
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Student Spotlight: Diana Perkins

Diana initially thought that college would never be an option for her. After high school, she worked part time and went to school, but when her mother became ill, she put college on hold to take care of her full…
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Meet NAU Graduate: Joyce Engen

After spending over 21 years as a transcriptionist, Joyce Engen was burned out.  She was working from home and felt socially isolated—so Joyce decided to make a change. “NAU offered the flexibility in the schedule that allowed me to work…
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