The Northerner

VIDEO: Captain America or Iron Man?

VIDEO: Captain America or Iron Man?

May 12, 2016

Students decide which superhero would win in a fight, Captain America or Iron Man.

VIDEO: Locally produced documentary explores heroin crisis

VIDEO: Locally produced documentary explores heroin crisis

May 5, 2016

Wes Akers, electronic media and broadcasting professor, discusses an upcoming documentary exploring heroin usage in the local area. Akers, along with electronic media and broadcasting student Kasey Long and journalism student Tori Lentz, explain their roles in the production and the impact their involvement...

VIDEO: History of the Honors House

VIDEO: History of the Honors House

April 29, 2016

David Kime, Coordinator of Advising for the Honors Program, speaks about the history of the Honors House. Dr. Jim Votruba, President Emeritus, speaks about what it was like to live in the Honors House for a short period of time.

VIDEO: Students get thrifty

VIDEO: Students get thrifty

April 26, 2016

NKU celebrated Earth Week with various events based around sustainability. The NKU Thrift Shop was hosted Thursday, April 21 in the Student Union. The goal was to discourage landfill waste and the consumption of new goods. To participate, a donation of two items was required. For more information,...

VIDEO: Establishing an identity in athletics

VIDEO: Establishing an identity in athletics

April 18, 2016

The gjallarhorn (yahl-lahr-hawrn) is a new tradition at NKU. This horn is introduced at the beginning of men's and women's basketball games before the teams come out on the floor.

VIDEO: Cultivating real world experience

VIDEO: Cultivating real world experience

April 12, 2016

Anthropology students gain real world experience by setting up a display in the Campbell County Library.

VIDEO: NKU shows pride

VIDEO: NKU shows pride

April 11, 2016

LGBTQ Programs & Services hosted their 3rd annual Pride Week. Some of the events included a pride march and open mic night. For more information regarding the 2016 LGBTQ Norse Pride Week, click here.

VIDEO: Different walks of life come together at Vine & Branches

VIDEO: Different walks of life come together at Vine & Branches

April 7, 2016

A campus organization commonly associated with coffee, Vine and Branches is a Christian organization that is open to students of all religions. They were recently involved in a mission trip to Mississippi in which they provided food and shelter to the homeless.

VIDEO: A place for education and marriage proposals

VIDEO: A place for education and marriage proposals

April 2, 2016

A look at one of NKU’s hidden gems: the Haile Digital Planetarium. Located on the fourth floor of the Natural Science Center in room 409, the planetarium offers education for students and the local community. For more information about the planetarium, visit planetarium.nku.edu....

VIDEO: Batman vs Superman?

VIDEO: Batman vs Superman?

March 28, 2016

With the recent release of "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice," NKU students take sides for the oldest superhero rivalry in history. Domestically, the movie grossed $166.1 million over Easter weekend, making it Warner Bros.' second largest weekend opening, behind "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows...

VIDEO: Penguins promote conservation efforts

VIDEO: Penguins promote conservation efforts

March 3, 2016

The Newport Aquarium visited NKU to give a presentation about the African Penguin and conservation of species to students from various majors. A primary objective of the lecture was to teach everyone that they can do something to help the environment and even habitats of animals all around the world.

VIDEO: Students explore possible careers

VIDEO: Students explore possible careers

February 29, 2016

Career Expo, which took place on Feb. 24th on the lower floor of Student Union, is an annual event organized by NKU Career Services. This event gives students of all majors a way to connect face-to-face with the professional world to find internships, co-ops, and full time jobs. Career Expo also allows...

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