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Author’s journey explores spirit of mentorship

Author’s journey explores spirit of mentorship

Nicole Browning, Managing Editor

September 12, 2018


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

The intricacies of transporting elk meat across the Atlantic Ocean didn’t seem to cross Rick Bass’ mind when the author set out on a journey to visit his writing mentors around the world and cook for them to express his gratitude. But as Bass entered the European Union, he trudged on with thawed el...

“Erratics” art exhibit explores deconstructed boundaries

“Erratics” art exhibit explores deconstructed boundaries

Maria Dossett, Arts & Life Editor

September 12, 2018


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

Katie St. Clair's exhibition, "Erratics: Neither Here nor There," is currently on display in the SOTA's Main Gallery.

Dungeons and Dragons finds a home at NKU

Dungeons and Dragons finds a home at NKU

Owen Treolo, Reporter

September 11, 2018


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

NKU has become a home for many fans of the game. In the fall of 2017, Norse&Dragons was formed for those interested in learning about the game or searching for other players.

Going Greek: Bid day is for the boys

Going Greek: Bid day is for the boys

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

September 5, 2018


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

Fraternities prepare to welcome more than 200 potential brothers into the seven Interfraternity Council (IFC) brotherhoods next week.

Going Greek: Tips for sorority recruitment

Going Greek: Tips for sorority recruitment

Jess Abner, Contributor

September 5, 2018


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

Joining Greek Life on NKU’s campus is inclusive and accessible for everyone. When joining a sorority, you’re not just exclusive to that one chapter, there is a whole community supporting you.

SOTA theatre fest seeks brand new plays. Could yours win?

SOTA theatre fest seeks brand new plays. Could yours win?

Maria Dossett, Arts & Life Editor

August 30, 2018


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

NKU’s School of the Arts seeks submissions for its 19th Biennial Year End Series Festival of New Plays, the Y.E.S. Festival.

What to do Aug. 22-Sept. 4

What to do Aug. 22-Sept. 4

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events

Check out the cool on-campus happenings and events around Greater Cincinnati this week: Resumes and Cover Letters | Aug. 29 | 4-5 p.m. | UC 135 Need help making your resume catch an employers eye? Northern Kentucky Leadership Institute will be giving lessons on how to organize your resume, describe your ...

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

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. 

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