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Author gives NKU taste of new book, ‘The Traveling Feast’

Author gives NKU taste of new book, ‘The Traveling Feast’

Noël Waltz, Contributor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events

It is common for writers to write eulogies of their favorite mentors when they pass away, but Bass stated the sadness of the fact that those who pass do not get to hear or read those kind words. “Of course I don’t just say, ‘I’m going to tell you how nice you are before you die,’ but that was kind of what it was."

What to do Aug. 22-28

What to do Aug. 22-28

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events

Check out the cool on-campus happenings and events around Greater Cincinnati this week:

Northerner nominated for national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner nominated for national Pinnacle Awards

Northerner Staff

August 21, 2018


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

The Northerner is honored to be nominated for the national College Media Association Pinnacle Awards in three competitive categories.

7 things they don’t tell you at orientation

7 things they don’t tell you at orientation

Maria Dossett and Natalie Hamren, Arts & Life Editor and News Editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

During Northern Exposure, you learned how to pay for tuition, how to sign up for classes, where to find campus organizations and other information essential for your college experience—but they didn’t tell you everything. The Northerner wants to give you some insider info so you don’t have to learn the hard way (like some of us, unfortunately). Here’s seven things you need to know to survive NKU.

FreshFusion aims to make first-years ‘at-home’

FreshFusion aims to make first-years ‘at-home’

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

FreshFusion 2018 will be held 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18 in front of University Center. 

SU Starbucks reopens, take a look at new renovations

SU Starbucks reopens, take a look at new renovations

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

This is not a drill: the Student Union Starbucks is finally open, just in time for students and faculty to get pick-me-up they need before classes resume.

Greek orgs raised $180K, volunteered over 30K hours last year

Greek orgs raised $180K, volunteered over 30K hours last year

Maria Dossett, Arts and Life Editor

August 6, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

NKU’s Greek Life displayed its dedication to serving others by raising $180,000 during the 2017-2018 academic year. From August to May, NKU’s 22 fraternities and sororities hosted several philanthropic events supporting organizations like the USO, Women’s Crisis Center, St. Elizabeth Breast Health Cen...

GALLERY: The biggest acts and best munchies at Bunbury 2018

GALLERY: The biggest acts and best munchies at Bunbury 2018

Brooke Smith, Contributor

June 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

The Northerner’s got you covered on the hottest acts, best food and chillest vibes at Cincinnati’s biggest summer alt-music event.

Weekend planetarium shows smash attendance records

Weekend planetarium shows smash attendance records

Maria Dossett, Arts & Life Editor

June 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Looking for something to do on Friday nights this month? Try looking to the stars.

Students’ Fringe plays tackle race, theatre and open mic woes

Students’ Fringe plays tackle race, theatre and open mic woes

Maria Dossett, Arts & Life Editor

June 7, 2018


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

This year, several NKU students and alumni are showcasing their talents in the primary lineup of Cincy Fringe.

Esports club gives competitive gaming a proper home on campus

Esports club gives competitive gaming a proper home on campus

Kane Mitten, Reporter

May 4, 2018


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

They have the drive and dedication of athletes. They train for countless hours, play in scrimmages, and compete in intercollegiate tournaments. They dedicate their time and energy to their sport, pouring themselves into the competition. And they’re doing it all while playing video games. Electro...

GALLERY: Millennium Falcon touches down at BB&T Arena

GALLERY: Millennium Falcon touches down at BB&T Arena

Owen Treolo, Reporter

April 27, 2018


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

In a galaxy not-so-far away, Han Solo’s famous Millennium Falcon landed at BB&T Arena this weekend, featuring a recreation of the interior of the famous freighter. The "Millennium Falcon Experience" as it’s called, coincides with the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story. Constructed inside a...

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