The Northerner

Board of Regents swear in new regent, discuss COVID-19’s impact on enrollment, budget

Another benefit of the plant selection in the gardens is that they are designed to be colorful throughout the year—keeping the campus aesthetically pleasing during every season.

Noelle Horn, News Editor

September 9, 2020

The Board of Regents’ September meeting began with the swearing in of a new regent, Ken Perry. Perry was appointed by Governor Andy Beshear for a six-year term and replaced Terry Mann, whose term expired. Perry is managing director and chairman of Ken Perry Realty, Inc. which he founded after serving ...

SGA announces 5 new freshman senators

SGA announces 5 new freshman senators

Noelle Horn, News Editor

September 3, 2020

At 10:18 p.m., Chief Justice TJ Cleary announced the results of the 2020-2021 freshman election during a livestream on the organization's facebook page. Cleary encouraged all candidates who did not make it into the top five to apply for appointments.  The five students who will be serving as SGA...

Provost shares new online form for positive cases, triggers for campus closure

Students outside the SU on their first day back to campus.

Noelle Horn, News Editor

September 1, 2020

Provost Sue Ott Rowlands sent an email out this afternoon that includes a new online form for positive COVID-19 cases, information on when someone should quarantine and other educational information. “So far, our campus has been doing a great job of following the Healthy@NKU measures, and–at this poin...

Faculty senate has first meeting of semester

NKU's Fine Arts Building

Noelle Horn, News Editor

August 31, 2020

This afternoon, the faculty senate had its first meeting of the semester in which new documents by the provost, faculty confusion regarding positive COVID-19 students and the university’s accreditation were discussed.  Provost COVID-19 documents and faculty concerns regarding positive testing students ...

Provost updates campus on COVID-19 protocols

corona feature

Noelle Horn, News Editor

August 18, 2020

In an email sent out this afternoon, Provost Sue Ott Rowlands updated campus on COVID-19 quarantine protocols, where to receive free facial coverings and ways to maintain healthy practices.  COVID-19 regional statistics dashboard Rowlands introduced the COVID-19 Regional Statistics dashboard. The dashboard wa...

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