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Celebrating Diversity

“Intelligence plus character--that is the goal of true education.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote this as part of his “Purpose of Education” paper while still a student at Morehouse College in 1947. 6 years earlier, Harold Buckingham had founded…
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Meet Ericka Johnson

Ericka's reason for going back to school: advancement in her career. Ericka felt very welcomed when she decided to start at NAU. She currently works in the medical field and was looking for the opportunity to advance in her career.…
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Graduate Spotlight: Christopher Nettles

Dr. Nettles was grateful that NAU (then called National College) accepted the few college credits he that he had gathered along the way. He also applied for and received credits for some of his work experience with AT&T. In 1995,…
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Meet Mary Goetz

Mary's reason for going back to school: to pursue her degree, just like her daughter. Mary Goetz’s daughter was her reason for why she decided to get back into school to pursue her degree. “Before attending NAU I was jumping…
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