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WATCH: Closer, Student Directed Play Open Now

WATCH: Closer, Student Directed Play Open Now

October 10, 2018


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

In NKU's student-produced Henry Constantinow series, Shalie Hull directs Closer, where four lives intertwine over the course of four and a half years in this densely plotted, stinging look at love and betrayal. The show is free to all, and runs from October 8th through the 11th....

WATCH: NPHC- More Than Just Stepping

WATCH: NPHC- More Than Just Stepping

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

The National Pan-Hellenic Council, better known as NPHC, is the black Greek lettered organizations on campus. Most famous for their unique stepping and strolling routines, they are much more than than that. Mother and son duo, Malik and Terkerah Washington, talked with us about what makes NPHC a great...

Norse Code: NKU’s underground radio reimagined

Norse Code: NKU’s underground radio reimagined

Austin Fidler, Contributor

October 8, 2018


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

NKU adult alternative music fans mourned the loss of the beloved WNKU 89.7 FM radio station when it signed off last August. However, this is not the end. Norse Code Radio is an online radio show ran by students and headed by the Northerner's own adviser Michele Day. The team's goal is to “become the premiere...

REVIEW: ‘Venom’ nothing more than stale poison

REVIEW: ‘Venom’ nothing more than stale poison

Owen Treolo, Reporter

October 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

A classic comic book anti-hero finally receives his big screen solo film in “Venom,” the Tom Hardy-fronted Sony film led by “Zombieland” director Ruben Fleischer.

When ‘Trauma’ breeds creativity

When ‘Trauma’ breeds creativity

Noël Waltz, Contributor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

An alt-rock band featuring NKU students Garrett Crider and Brendan Jordan was born from an accident. The band’s three members were involved in a car crash, which landed all three in the hospital. Two of the members ended up with sprains and a few broken bones. The third member, Jack Johnson, was no...

‘Big Fish’ lead explores where NKU path takes him

‘Big Fish’ lead explores where NKU path takes him

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Featured Story

When Collin Newton was a kid, his grandfather told him he caught a leprechaun under a bridge near his house and that the leprechaun had to give him a gold coin to be set free. His grandfather would pull out a gold coin at the end of the story as a token for Newton and his friends. Newton, now much old...

‘Marisol’ wows with the weird and wonderful

‘Marisol’ wows with the weird and wonderful

Kaitlyn Craig, Contributor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Featured Story

NKU’s Theatre and Dance program will be performing the play “Marisol,” which falls under the category of weird and unexpected.

Big Fish: Musical makes a splash in Corbett

Big Fish: Musical makes a splash in Corbett

Rachel Smith, Contributor

September 21, 2018


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

“Big Fish,” NKU’s new production opening late September at the Corbett Theater, is truly the catch of the day. This musical, using catchy melodies and relatable characters, gives its audience two stories for the price of one. In present-day reality, Will Bloom, a soon-to-be-father, visits ...

WATCH: NKU 50th Film Fest Kicks Off

WATCH: NKU 50th Film Fest Kicks Off

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Video

NKU is hosting a series of film screenings to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. This video focuses on the Film Festival event which kicked off in Griffin Hall Digitorium on Thursday September 13th. We interviewed the host and students of the event Dr. John Alberti and Dr. Andrea Gazzaniga on how the Film...

WATCH: Take a Tour of the New Health Innovation Center

WATCH: Take a Tour of the New Health Innovation Center

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

Take a tour inside of NKU’s new Health Innovation Center and see how the building is impacting students and faculty across campus. The center boasts many state-of-the-art tools and technology to aid in student learning. It is also home to several new common areas and hangout spots, including a new...

WATCH: Explore NKU’s Unique Learning Spaces

WATCH: Explore NKU’s Unique Learning Spaces

September 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

Explore some of the more unique learning spaces on campus like the Haile Planetarium, the new Health Innovation Center, and the JRG Cyber Threat Intelligence Laboratory.

Can you believe? ‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown coming to NKU

Can you believe? ‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown coming to NKU

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Culture expert Karamo Brown from the Netflix Original Series “Queer Eye” is speaking on campus Oct. 8.

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