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WATCH- Norse on the Rise! Part 2

WATCH- Norse on the Rise! Part 2

December 3, 2018

Community support has been a crucial part of Norse Basketball success since the programs beginning. Rick Meyers and Kim Vance has seen this support from basketball's early days to now and how the changes in the community have effected the community.

WATCH- Phi Mu Hosts Charity Spelling Bee

WATCH- Phi Mu Hosts Charity Spelling Bee

December 3, 2018

Phi Mu Sorority hosted an All Greek Spelling Bee on Thursday, November 29th. This even brought together greek chapters for a friendly spelling competition to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network Hospital

WATCH- Seniors Present Their Capstones in Art Gallery

WATCH- Seniors Present Their Capstones in Art Gallery

November 30, 2018

NKU Graphic Design BFA students showcase their senior capstone projects for the public to enjoy. Project topics range greatly, from marketing designs to art focused on women empowerment. Students work on these projects all year long to have them displayed in the fine arts gallery on NKU's campus. ...

WATCH- Norse Basketball on the Rise! Part 1

WATCH- Norse Basketball on the Rise! Part 1

November 26, 2018

Men's basketball is on the rise at NKU and over the past few years it has garnered national attention. Student support is an important part of the continued success of the basketball team. Unaffiliated student-run accounts such as Valhalla Vanguard have popped up, creating further buzz on different ...

FUEL NKU to hold Thanksgiving dinner for students


Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

November 21, 2018

  If you have nowhere to go for a good Thanksgiving dinner, FUEL NKU has you covered.   Dr. Jessica Averitt Taylor, founder of FUEL NKU, said the Thanksgiving dinner tonight is for all students. “...[It’s] also for our students that live on campus. What then are they su...

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

Students rally in response to the cross display on campus lawn.

Noelle Horn, Reporter

November 13, 2018

“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...

Henry theatre brings the time warp back again

The cult classic Rocky Horror Picture Show is back in the Henry Konstantinow theatre tonight.

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

November 3, 2018

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

Sophomore Korbin Florer, sports business and finance double major, becomes wickedly cool as she helps with Activites Programming Board's Pumpkin Bust on Oct. 31, 2018.

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

November 1, 2018

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.

Rapper Nelly postpones BB&T concert

Rapper Nelly in 2007.

Northerner Staff

October 30, 2018

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

Documentary examines race in America then and now

Viewers watch as Kearston Hawkins-Johnson performs

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

October 30, 2018

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.

Habitat hopes to impact lives

Habitat hopes to impact lives

Taylor Leach, Contributor

October 26, 2018

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

'Dying with the Stars' will have two more shows Friday Oct. 26 and Saturday Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.

Noelle Horn, Contributor

October 25, 2018

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...

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