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NKU MBB announces assistant coaches for 2019-20 season

NKU MBB announces assistant coaches for 2019-20 season

Sierra Newton, Sports Editor

May 14, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Men's Basketball, Sports

NKU Men’s basketball announced David Harris and Simon McCormack as assistant basketball coaches with Joey Kizel as Video Coordinator for the Norse on Friday afternoon.

Review: English band The 1975 rocks PNC Pavilion

Review: English band The 1975 rocks PNC Pavilion

Corinne Byrne, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

May 14, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Reviews

Fans of the group were treated to a dazzling show in Cincinnati on Sunday night.

From the editor-in-chief: My thanks to The Northerner

From the editor-in-chief: My thanks to The Northerner

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Featured Story, Viewpoints

Never let a fear of not being good enough keep you from finding what you love. There’s always a reason not to do something. Sometimes, you just have to knock on the door.

From the managing editor: Goodbye to my Northerner family

From the managing editor: Goodbye to my Northerner family

Nicole Browning, Managing Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Editorial, Featured Story, Viewpoints

I will always love writing and you all helped remind me of that, but you also made these four years something I will never forget.

Center Chris Vogt transferring from NKU

Center Chris Vogt transferring from NKU

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

May 10, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, Men's Basketball, Sports

The 7'1 center from Mayfield, KY is leaving NKU's men's basketball team.

External review finds abuse allegations against WBB coach ‘unfounded’

External review finds abuse allegations against WBB coach ‘unfounded’

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

May 9, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, Sports, Women's Basketball

"Based on all of the interviews and documents reviewed, the concern of emotional abuse by Whitaker is unfounded," the independent review read.

Dr. Hassan HassabElnaby named College of Business dean

Dr. Hassan HassabElnaby named College of Business dean

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

May 8, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News

NKU announced Dr. Hassan HassabElnaby as the new dean for the Haile/US Bank College of Business on Wednesday. Before coming to NKU, Dr. HassabElnaby worked at the University of Toledo’s College of Business and Innovation where he served as the associate dean for Graduate Studies and Research. HassabElnaby...

Norse Baseball Break Losing Streak against Oakland Grizzlies

Norse Baseball Break Losing Streak against Oakland Grizzlies

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

May 6, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Featured Story, Sports

In their series against Oakland, the NKU baseball team breaks their seven game losing streak with a sweep against the Golden Grizzlies. The Norse won the first game on Saturday 11-10, followed by two wins on Sunday with final scores of 12-3 and 14-3.  This brings the Norse’s overall record up to 13-34 and their conference record to 11-13, while the Golden Grizzlies fall to 10-30 overall and 8-13 in the Horizon League.

NKU names Steely Library’s next dean

NKU names Steely Library’s next dean

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News

NKU announced Andrea Falcone as the new Steely Librarian dean on Monday.

Norse softball falls to Miami Redhawks during double-header

Norse softball falls to Miami Redhawks during double-header

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

May 1, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Softball, Sports

The NKU softball team took on Miami (Ohio) in a double header on Tuesday afternoon.  The final score of the first game was 5-1 with the Redhawks winning. The final score of the second game was 3-2 with the Redhawks taking the win as well. Overall, the Norse’s record falls 17-30 while the Redhawks’ record improves 30-14.

Opinion: What being a wannabe vegetarian taught me about perfection

Opinion: What being a wannabe vegetarian taught me about perfection

Nicole Browning, Managing Editor

April 30, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Viewpoints

I can still remember the stale smell of bread on my Subway uniform as I excitedly claimed on the job, “I’m going to be a ‘Happy-meat-a-tarian!’” What my 17-year-old self meant at the time was that I was only going to eat meat that was raised “ethically.” This first attempt probably...

Chase professor cited, quoted in national death penalty case

Chase professor cited, quoted in national death penalty case

Elizabeth Cates, Reporter

April 30, 2019


Filed under Crime, Featured Story, News

Drug dealer Azibo Aquart and his accomplices pulled on their masks and armed themselves early one morning on August 24, 2005, to break in a “perceived” drug competitor’s apartment. After constraining her and two others in the apartment, Aquart and company beat them to death with baseball bats, ac...

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