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Review: English band The 1975 rocks PNC Pavilion

Review: English band The 1975 rocks PNC Pavilion

Corinne Byrne, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

May 14, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

Fans of the group were treated to a dazzling show in Cincinnati on Sunday night.

St. Baldrick’s event allows students to shave heads and save lives

St. Baldrick’s event allows students to shave heads and save lives

Haley Millay, Contributor

April 26, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Students shaved their heads as part of the annual spring philanthropy event for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation put on by Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity in the Student Union on Friday. St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a nonprofit organization that, according to its website, works “closely with leading...

GALLERY: Students celebrate at annual Gayla

GALLERY: Students celebrate at annual Gayla

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

April 22, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story

NKU’s Rainbow Underground hosted its annual Gayla Friday night in the University Center ballroom, welcoming students from the campus and surrounding high schools to have a second chance at prom. Adrian Whittamore, president of Rainbow Underground, said he didn’t get to go to prom in high ...

Students share their stories at Pride Week Open Mic

Students share their stories at Pride Week Open Mic

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story

Students, friends and significant others gathered to hear NKU students share their stories at the 6th annual Open Mic Night in the Student Union multipurpose room, as part of the annual Pride Week.

GALLERY: Students show out for campus Pride March

GALLERY: Students show out for campus Pride March

Billy Keeney, Copy Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story

NKU’s sixth Annual Pride March officially kicked off Pride Week this Monday.

Review: Plot of ‘The Public’ eerily familiar for Cincinnati

Review: Plot of ‘The Public’ eerily familiar for Cincinnati

Noël Waltz, Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

“The Public” is a fictional interpretation of current issues haunting Cincinnati. It manages to touch on the opioid epidemic, inefficient public transportation, police brutality and homelessness all in a little over two hours. Emilio Estevez directed, wrote and starred in the film. Co-starring alongside...

Review: Khalid releases sophomore album ‘Free Spirit’

Review: Khalid releases sophomore album ‘Free Spirit’

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Reviews

R&B artist Khalid reflects on becoming an adult.

Review: Fun Times in Philadelphia with ‘Shazam!’

Review: Fun Times in Philadelphia with ‘Shazam!’

Billy Keeney, Copy Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

“Shazam!” is a step in the right direction for the DCEU.

Lost Henry: NKU pop punk act brings fans out to rock

Lost Henry: NKU pop punk act brings fans out to rock

Noël Waltz, Reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Featured Story

Lost Henry is the kind of band that instinctively gets you off your feet.

Ted Bundy biopic shot at NKU releases on Netflix May 3

Ted Bundy biopic shot at NKU releases on Netflix May 3

Billy Keeney, Copy Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

The new film, starring Zac Efron, has several scenes shot on NKU's campus.

“Initiative” brings Kentucky playwright’s career full circle

“Initiative” brings Kentucky playwright’s career full circle

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under A&L Features, Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story

Initiative, opening Thursday at Y.E.S. Fest, centers around a man's cancer diagnosis and his love for tabletop gaming.

‘Fast Young Beautiful’ will tear you apart at Y.E.S. Fest 2019

‘Fast Young Beautiful’ will tear you apart at Y.E.S. Fest 2019

Billy Keeney and Kane Mitten

April 3, 2019


Filed under A&L Features, Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story

Fast Young Beautiful, opening Wednesday at Y.E.S. Fest, is an ode to classic cinema.

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