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NKU v WSU: Who will end on top?
Norse defeat Cleveland State to create 5-game winning streak

Norse defeat Cleveland State to create 5-game winning streak

January 20, 2020

The Northern Kentucky men’s basketball team captured their second win in three days Saturday night against the Cleveland State Vikings. The win marks five straight conference wins for the Black and Gold.

Norse fall to Horizon League no. 2 Wright State Raiders in nail-biter

Norse fall to Horizon League no. 2 Wright State Raiders in nail-biter

January 17, 2020

The game came down to the last minute Friday night at BB&T Arena, where NKU women’s basketball team fell 55-63. The Norse now stand 9-9 overall and 3-4 in the conference. Sophomore point guard Ally Niece led the game with 16 points, five assists and three steals. sophomore point guard Taylor Clos had 13 points, shooting 3-of-4 big time 3-point baskets.

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Two SOTA professors nominated for Grammys
From college to career: Exploring Northerner alums’ life post-grad

From college to career: Exploring Northerner alums’ life post-grad

January 22, 2020

Immerse yourself in German with Deutschklub

Immerse yourself in German with Deutschklub

January 22, 2020

New professor bolsters audio production program

New professor bolsters audio production program

January 21, 2020

If you’ve ever heard songs by Peter Frampton, WALK THE MOON or Adam Lambert, or watched an episode of “Seinfeld” or “Everybody Loves Raymond,” you’ve probably heard audio production work from Ashley Shepherd, the new NKU audio production professor of practice.

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NKU v WSU: Who will end on top?

Sierra Newton and Makenzie Hoeferlin | January 24, 2020

Wright State University (WSU) and Northern Kentucky University (NKU) hold the most intense rivalry in the Horizon League, starting in 2015 when NKU joined the league. NKU and WSU have fought back and forth for years, taking turns earning Horizon League titles and going to the NCAA championships. This intense, long-term rivalry began in July of 2015 when it was announced that NKU would be joining the Horizon League.

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From college to career: Exploring Northerner alums’ life post-grad

Natalie Hamren, Editor-in-Chief | January 22, 2020

Take a look at where former Northerner reporters,...

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Editors choose their Album of the Year 2019

Northerner Staff | December 31, 2019

Northerner editors choose their favorite albums of 2019.

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Twerking, university funding, student vigil: most viewed stories of decade

Josh Kelly, Managing Editor | December 29, 2019

Between 2010 to 2019, The Northerner amassed 1.1 million page views on our website alone. In this decade, NKU has gone through three university presidents, built and renovated new buildings, transitioned to Division I athletics and added a new college. The Northerner wanted to spotlight 10 of the top 25 stories that were the most-viewed this decade. Some tell fun stories of never being kissed at...

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Staff Profile
Two SOTA professors nominated for Grammys
Megan Mixon

Asst. Video Editor

Name: Megan Mixon Position: Assistant Video Editor Bio: Megan Mixon joined the Northerner in August of 2019. She’s previously done work with the Norse Film Society, as well as helped create videos...

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