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NKU held its third annual Student Success Summit on Jan. 14 via Zoom, where nearly 160 people attended the event.

NKU hosts its third annual Student Success Summit

Madison Plank, Managing Editor January 14, 2022

Northern Kentucky University hosted its third annual Student Success Summit on Friday morning, with nearly 160 participants, including 18 panelists that each spoke about different student and faculty successes,...

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Mattingly Brothers Garage: A growing organization for art prospects

Madison Plank, Managing Editor January 12, 2022

Mattingly Brothers Garage: Fine Arts Coalition (MBG) is a campus organization that was originally created by the father and uncle of founder, current president and sophomore music education major Henry...

Spring classes delayed by one week in response to increase of positive COVID cases

Spring classes delayed by one week in response to increase of positive COVID cases

Madison Plank, Managing Editor January 4, 2022

NKU President Ashish Vaidya announced Tuesday morning in an email that the start of spring classes are now delayed a week, making the new start date Tuesday, Jan. 18 following Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Much...

SOTA building at NKU.

Finding accessibility throughout SOTA

Lily Taylor, Contributor December 8, 2021

There are currently 617 students registered with the Office of Student Accessibility which is housed on the third floor of the student union. OSA works to accommodate all students with disabilities on...

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SGA passes first resolution of the semester and presents final safety walk report at Monday’s meeting

Madison Plank, Managing Editor December 7, 2021

SGA started off their last meeting of the semester on Monday with Chairperson of University Improvements Jimmy Renton and Vice Chairwoman of University Improvements Lucy Burns giving a reading on the final...

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SGA executive board members resign due to mental health and structural issues

Madison Plank and Mildred Nguyen December 2, 2021

Former SGA executive board members Chris Roat, Jimmy Renton and Karla Arango spoke with The Northerner about the impact the organization has had on their mental health that led them to their decisions...

What you missed at SGA: appointment of three new members, quorum met and a new resolution proposed

What you missed at SGA: appointment of three new members, quorum met and a new resolution proposed

Last week’s SGA meeting included the appointment of their new vice president, junior Daniel Myers. Myers was recently sworn in as a senator on Sept. 20.
Madison Plank, Managing Editor November 30, 2021

Monday’s SGA meeting included the appointment of two new senators and a new member to their executive board as well as the reading of a new resolution proposed by Chairperson of University Improvements...

What you missed at SGA: Nov. 15

What you missed at SGA: Nov. 15

Madison Plank, Managing Editor November 16, 2021

SGA swore in a new senator, as well as Assistant Dean of Students Bob Alston giving a presentation on NKU’s code of conduct and SGA’s chief justice giving a short presentation at Monday’s meeting.  Freshman...

Transparency issues discussed at Monday’s SGA meeting

Transparency issues discussed at Monday’s SGA meeting

Madison Plank, Managing Editor November 9, 2021

Monday’s SGA meeting started with the appointment and swearing in of two new senators by Chief Justice Christopher Prince.  Ashton Davey, a computer science major with a minor in biology was sworn...

The Organization for Womens Rights attended the Covington womens march in April to stand in solidarity with women in Texas.

An organization for women’s rights on campus and the local area

Mildred Nguyen, News Editor November 7, 2021

Among dozens of tables at a crowded Fresh Fusion and amidst numerous flyers scattered around campus, the Organization for Women’s Rights (OWR) may not be the center of attention at Northern Kentucky...

Students shopping around the many racks of costumes outside Corbett Theatre at SOTA.

SOTA hosts Costume Extravaganza Sale

Braden White, Arts & Life Editor October 26, 2021

Tuesday afternoon, NKU’s SOTA hosted their Costume Sale Extravaganza, where items from the costume shop were sold to help raise money for Norse Offstage, a student organization that sets out to provide...

What you missed at SGA: Oct. 25

What you missed at SGA: Oct. 25

Madison Plank, Managing Editor October 26, 2021

Monday’s SGA meeting started with NKU’s pumped-up men’s basketball coach Darrin Horn briefly talking about the upcoming basketball season. Horn was notably excited about the upcoming season as...

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