The Northerner

VIDEO | Finding minimalism: a new perspective

VIDEO | Finding minimalism: a new perspective

Alex King, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Walking into a small dorm room in Northern Terrace sits an empty desk and small closet to the left, which contains clothing items and shoes. Her made bed is pushed against the wall, lined with warm, sparse decor. Erinn’s Sweet room is a reflection of her recently adopted the minimalistic lifestyle, a...

VIDEO | International students at NKU

VIDEO | International students at NKU

November 19, 2017

International Students are a huge part of NKU’s culture and well being. In this video, Fatimata Ndiaye talks about how we integrate our colleagues from abroad. All of our students are invited to get to know an international student through any number of events put on by the International Student an...

VIDEO | Zeus equipment reservation

Zues equipment management system reservation.

November 17, 2017

The Zeus Equipment Management System is used by many different majors in Griffin Hall’s College of Informatics. It has recently passed the 10,000 request mark, and EMB Faculty have come out to celebrate. It shows the program’s growth and progression over the past 3 years, since Zeus was introduced...

VIDEO | Feel the beat event

VIDEO | Feel the beat event

November 17, 2017

As the NKU Activity Programming Board's Entertainment division's final event for the semester, Feel the Beat was held Thursday night (November 9th) as an opportunity for students to come and show themselves in a more expressive fashion. The...

VIDEO | Norse win big in season opener

Drew McDonald (34) talks to Jordan Garnett (1) during a game last season.

Tommy Bailey, Video Editor

November 11, 2017

The men’s basketball team opened their season Friday night by picking up an impressive 81-63 win against East Tennessee State. Before the game the Norse unveiled their new Horizon League championship banner in front of 3,586 inside BB&T Arena. However, the Norse got off to a slow start to begin the game,...

VIDEO | Pumpkin Spice Man on the Street

November 6, 2017

In recent years, Pumpkin Spice has seen a rise in both popularity and resentment. Some may associate it simply with Starbucks and their nationally popular seasonal 'Pumpkin Spice Latte', but the craze that is Pumpkin Spice is much bigger than just a flavor of coffee. It's found its way into a myriad of...

Video | NPHC Stroll off

Video | NPHC Stroll off

October 21, 2017

Northern Kentucky University's National Panhellenic Concil hosts a benefit Stroll-off to raise money for hurricane victims. Strolling is unique to NPHC culture and has become a widely recognized tradition. 

Video | On the Street: Fall break plans

Video | On the Street: Fall break plans

October 15, 2017

What are your plans for Fall break?  The Northerner walked around campus and asked some students their plans.  Watch the video to find out!  

The first Griffin Fest

The first Griffin Fest

October 6, 2017

The First Inaugural GriffinFest took place Thursday, October 5th. Based on a “Reverse Career Fair” format, students explained their projects to prospective employers who came to them, instead of the other way around. The Fest also included a talk by Keynote Speaker and NKU Alumni Marty Boyer, in whi...

VIDEO | Decades skate party

The Campus Recreation Center.

October 3, 2017

With the fall semester in full swing, the NKU Activities Programming Board (APB) and Association of Campus Residents (ACR) have collaborated to bring a “Decades” Skate Party to life. With no attendance fee, students were welcomed to rent out skates and enjoy the loud music and atmosphere of much of...

WATCH | NKU students talk Oscars

WATCH | NKU students talk Oscars

Christopher Decker, Gil Brummett, Matt Krimmer, Sports Editor and Contributors

February 25, 2017

With the 89th Annual Oscars right around the corner, we find out what NKU thinks about the ceremony, their favorite movies, and what they’re excited for in 2017.

WATCH | NKU e-sports

WATCH | NKU e-sports

Christopher Decker, Gil Brummett and Matt Krimmer, Sports Editor and Contributors

February 14, 2017

"Housed in the technology center of campus, NKU’s budding e-sports team is ready to make some significant progress in the field. After partnering with NKU professor Alexis Pulos last semester, students Ryan Guard and Lukas Raley organized the group, gathering assistance from other students such as...

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