The Northerner

VIDEO: Jazz Funk at the Rec

VIDEO: Jazz Funk at the Rec

Megan Bechtold, Brady Smith, and Kay Fugate

September 22, 2020

       The campus rec center has a variety of programs available to students, ranging from the standard gym equipment to a rock wall, an indoor pool, intramural sports, and even fitness classes. One of those fitness classes, Jazz Funk Fitness, is taught by NKU senior and Dance BFA major Brianna Mul...

VIDEO: Voting in the upcoming election

VIDEO: Voting in the upcoming election

Abby Behrens, Jacob Kinman, and Collin Hudson

September 16, 2020

Between COVID-19 and the current changes to the USPS, the idea of voting can be intimidating. The Northerner talked to Dr. Ryan Salzman to understand how the upcoming election is going to work, who also explained why voting is so important in the first place.

VIDEO: How to wear and care for your mask

VIDEO: How to wear and care for your mask

Abby Behrens, Video Editor

August 27, 2020

Wearing a mask can be a hard habit to get used to, but The Northerner is here to help this fall semester as we all adjust to this new normal.

VIDEO: 2020 Orientation, how COVID-19 changed it

VIDEO: 2020 Orientation, how COVID-19 changed it

Abby Behrens, Video Editor

May 8, 2020

Like many organizations and events on campus, Orientation Leaders and the way Orientation is being held was drastically changed in light of COVID-19. Three 2020 OLs share what's changed and how they feel because of those changes.

How the SGA president, VP ran an online campaign

How the SGA president, VP ran an online campaign

Abby Behrens and Natalie Hamren

May 8, 2020

Lauren Goodwin and Mia Derks were recently elected SGA president and vice president. Their campaign, along with the rest of the world, had to transition online mid-March. Check out to see what they did and what ultimately led to their win.

VIDEO: How are we staying focused during quarantine?

VIDEO: How are we staying focused during quarantine?

Abby Behrens, Video Editor

April 15, 2020

Between distractions at home and a lack of motivation, staying focused can be a hard task while trying to get work done. Northerner Editors let us know what they've been doing while working from home.

VIDEO: “Informaticist in Residence” – Hnin Thiri Chaw

VIDEO: “Informaticist in Residence” - Hnin Thiri Chaw

Jake Funk, Reporter

March 10, 2020

Hnin Thiri Chaw has been on NKU's campus for months, giving presentations and explaining her research on the topics of artificial intelligence and deep learning.

VIDEO: The truth about learning styles

VIDEO: The truth about learning styles

Abby Behrens, Video Editor

March 3, 2020

Rachael Clark, an advisor for the Psychology department, tells The Northerner the truth about learning styles. Learn why learning types aren't supported by research and what learning methods are more effective throughout school systems.

Window Painting – Homecoming 2020

Window Painting - Homecoming 2020

Jake Funk, Reporter

February 4, 2020

The Window Painting contest had been around for years during NKU's Homecoming season. Northerner reporter Jake Funk reports on this year's contest. ...

VIDEO: What is Norse Code Radio?

VIDEO: What is Norse Code Radio?

Alyssa Nickles, Jack Reynolds, Tyler Vandervort, and Daniel Jones

January 27, 2020

Get the scoop on Norse Code Radio from Northerner reporters. Learn what make's NCR special, as well as the reason it stands out from other radio stations with Jon Barnett, NCR's Program Director.

VIDEO: SGA semester recap

VIDEO: SGA semester recap

Keara McClellan, Jason Houston, and Caleb Hodges

December 9, 2019

Earlier this semester The Northerner decided to check in with NKU's Student Government Association to see how things were going. Now, as the end of the semester is rapidly approaching, we wanted to see what members of SGA thought were their greatest accomplishments and what can still be improved upon.

VIDEO: What do you love about winter?

VIDEO: What do you love about winter?

Jenna Manor, Reporter

December 6, 2019

Winter is in full swing in Northern Kentucky, so a Northerner reporter set out to see what NKU loves about the season.

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