The Northerner

Editor talks battlefield journalism

Matthew Brewer

November 17, 2010


Filed under Campus Events, News

Veterans Day was an appropriate time for Northern Kentucky University’s Six@Six lecture series to host an evening with John Daniszewski. Daniszewski, the Associated Press’ senior managing editor for International News and Photos, spent a great deal of time behind enemy lines in his career as a journalist....

Explore careers outside our borders at NKU

Roxanna Blevins

November 13, 2010


Filed under Campus Events, News

Professionals from international businesses, governments, and non-profit organizations will gather at Northern Kentucky University during its third annual International Education Week Nov. 15-19, to host an International Careers Panel to allow student to explore options beyond our county's borders. “The...

Changing India: Women helping women one image at a time

Shawn Buckenmeyer

November 10, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events

A baby is born in a village in India. She is promised marriage. When she reaches a certain age, she is sent to live with the betrothed’s family as a servant in that household. At the marrying age, she is then married to the family’s son. When the husband dies, many wives are thrown out of the house...

World culture converges on NKU

Jesse Call

November 10, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, News

A Nobel Peace Prize nominee, a filmmaker, and representatives from the American Red Cross will converge on the campus of Northern Kentucky University to join in a celebration featuring authentic international cuisine, music, art and martial arts. Important international issues will also be addressed...

One woman takes four views on eating disorders

Claire Higgins

November 10, 2010


Filed under Campus Events, News

A small group of students gathered in the Student Union Ballroom at Northern Kentucky University Tuesday night and were fed the facts about eating disorders through a one-woman show. All it took was three chairs, two pairs of glasses, one table, and one red coat for Paten Hughes to transform into...

Consensus discovered during NKU political debate

Elizabeth Parsons

November 3, 2010


Filed under Campus Events, News

Democrats and Republicans came together to see the debate on Oct. 27, when the Alumni Lecture Series hosted Howard Dean and Jeb Bush in the Student Union Ballroom at Northern Kentucky University. Moderated by Clyde Gray of WCPO-TV Channel 9 News, questions arose from the audience as people wrote on ...

A new game in town

Jennifer Parker

November 3, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events

Hantis is a unique hybrid of ping-pong, tennis, volleyball and sometimes dodge ball. Instead of using paddles to hit the ball, the selected method is using your body. It is also a non-contact sport. Four lengthy tables are lined up to make a square and they are set three to five feet apart. Once the...

Bob Dylan: Music that spans the generations

Brandon Barb & Emily Christman

November 3, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Opinions, Viewpoints

At 8 p.m. on Nov. 3, the man who shook the world of music will perform at the Bank of Kentucky Center. Bob Dylan's concert will mark the first and only to play at the BOKC this semester. Dylan’s career has been legendary, and coming to Northern Kentucky University is Dylan and his band’s nex...

Transsexual Transylvania arrives at NKU

Brandon Barb

October 31, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Opinions, Viewpoints

If you can only see one play at NKU this year, make it “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” Director Michael Hatton has put together a terrific cast and has done an amazing job bringing the cult classic back to the stage. And for someone who doesn’t attend plays often, I was floored by everyone...

Halloween starts early for NKU athletes

Sean Bennett

October 27, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Sports

Halloween came a little early at Northern Kentucky University as the NKU Athletic Department held the Second Annual Halloween Hoopla on Oct. 25 at The Bank of Kentucky Center. Kids and parents came to the event, as student athletes from each sport handed out candy to the trick-or-treaters. Different boo...

Revisiting Lakeside Place

Claire Higgins

October 27, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events

Residential Housing Association transformed the Callahan Hall basement into a creepy, spine-chilling nursing home for the third annual Callahan Hall Haunted House Thursday Oct. 21. Before Callahan Hall was a part of Northern Kentucky University, it was Lakeside Place, a nursing home. Lakeside Place...

NKU brings Rocky to life

Brandon Barb

October 27, 2010


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Opinions, Viewpoints

As a fan of the original 1975 film I, like every fan on campus, was happy to hear that the cult classic is coming here to Northern Kentucky University. That’s right, the Department of Theatre and Dance is putting on its second production: “The Rocky Horror Picture Show.” The story is one that has...

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