The Northerner

At campus pro-life display, opinions split on Roe v. Wade

At campus pro-life display, opinions split on Roe v. Wade

Noelle Horn, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus Events, Featured Story, News

“Life begins when you stand up to Christian fascists” and “I have no right to deny her right” were some of the many signs at the Revolutionary Student Union’s Rally for Roe v. Wade on Thursday. Pro-life group Northern Right to Life showed their annual “Cemetery of the Innocents” disp...

First-years showcased in ‘The Secret in the Wings’

First-years showcased in ‘The Secret in the Wings’

Kaitlyn Craig, Contributor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Featured Story

The first-year show: an NKU tradition that has endured since the early 2000s, a time where freshman and first-year theatre students can get their feet wet and experience what it’s like to perform on an NKU stage. For some, it’s a chance for them to get their names out there on campus and in the community: their big break.

Henry theatre brings the time warp back again

Henry theatre brings the time warp back again

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

November 3, 2018


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

After a one year hiatus, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” returns to NKU on Nov. 3 as a fundraiser for the Henry Konstantinow Theatre, which hosts the School of the Arts’ student-directed shows. This will be the third time in the studio’s history that the cult-classic play is produced, directed...

Norse-o-ween through campus

Norse-o-ween through campus

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

As Oct. 31 came and went, NKU students didn't hesitate to dress as their favorite TV show, movie and all other pop culture phenomenon. The costumes spanned from the decades to the ever present witches. And The Northerner's staff was sure to join in on the fun.

Favorite Halloween traditions have dark origins

Favorite Halloween traditions have dark origins

Darien Parker, Contributor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

Halloween wasn’t always about fake blood and flimsy outfits— it used to be a bleak affair.

Rapper Nelly postpones BB&T concert

Rapper Nelly postpones BB&T concert

Northerner Staff

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Nelly’s NOT in herre, at least until spring.

REVIEW: No “Bad Times” found at El Royale

REVIEW: No “Bad Times” found at El Royale

Kane Mitten, Copy Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

A priest, a salesman, a hippie and a soul singer walk into a motel lobby.

Documentary examines race in America then and now

Documentary examines race in America then and now

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

A slave escapes from Northern Kentucky across the Ohio River. After being caught by U.S. Marshals, she kills her children, for she knows death is the only thing better than going back into a world where they must endure racial categories.

Northerner earns three national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner earns three national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner Staff

October 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, News, Sports

The Northerner received three national Pinnacle Awards for reporting, sports photography and editorial illustration on Oct. 26.

Habitat hopes to impact lives

Habitat hopes to impact lives

Taylor Leach, Contributor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Building a home is a huge feat to take on, and takes many months to complete from start to finish. NKU’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity takes on the challenge at least once a month. On average, NKU’s Habitat chapter assists in 12 to 16 builds a year, and every build varies in the amount of time...

Planetarium’s ‘Dying with the Stars’ shows how spooky space can be

Planetarium’s ‘Dying with the Stars’ shows how spooky space can be

Noelle Horn, Contributor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

From the ceiling of the tomb of the great Senenmut of Egypt to the explosive tombs of stars in space, Haile Digital Planetarium’s Halloween special, "Dying with Stars," takes its viewers on a journey from Earth to the heavens. All, of course, with a spooky twist. Planetarium director Christa Speigh...

‘Horror Roulette’: Norse Film Society and dissecting the anatomy of the scare

‘Horror Roulette’: Norse Film Society and dissecting the anatomy of the scare

Arian Cheers-Thomas, Contributor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

The Norse Film Society will present their “Horror Roulette” event on Oct. 30 featuring six independent horror films created by NKU students. Each film will be around 12 minutes long.

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