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Innovation and entrepreneurship center ranked top 5 best worldwide

Innovation and entrepreneurship center ranked top 5 best worldwide

Daniel Jones, Contributor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

NKU’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been recognized as one of the best in the world for their efforts in launching and supporting student-led startup companies. The center was one of five finalists chosen for “Outstanding Contribution to Venture Creation” at the annual confe...

Norse collect 800th win in season opener

Norse collect 800th win in season opener

Aric France, Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The NKU men’s basketball team opened the regular season by defeating Wilmington College 102-38 on Tuesday evening. With the victory, the Norse start their season 1-0 and won for the 800th time in program history. “I think a lot of good came out of tonight,” redshirt sophomore Jalen Tat...

McDonald named to 2019 Karl Malone Award preseason watchlist

McDonald named to 2019 Karl Malone Award preseason watchlist

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame recently announced their 20 watch list candidates for the 2019 Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year Award. Among the 20 names selected for this year's prestigious award was none other than NKU’s two-time All Horizon League First-Team member and recent go...

Election 2018: What you need to know

Election 2018: What you need to know

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, National News, News

Election Day is tomorrow. Are you prepared to vote?

Student dies in campus residence hall

Student dies in campus residence hall

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

An NKU student died on campus Friday night, university officials and the county coroner confirmed.

Professor, students developing vaccine for hepatitis C

Professor, students developing vaccine for hepatitis C

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

There’s no vaccine. Treatment costs thousands. It affects 3.5 million Americans. There were nearly 3,000 cases of acute hepatitis C reported to the CDC in 2016, and an estimated 3.5 million people in the U.S. have chronic hepatitis C. Hepatitis C is a blood-borne pathogen, spreading through blood c...

Henry theatre brings the time warp back again

Henry theatre brings the time warp back again

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

November 3, 2018


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

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...

Vaidya: After troubling events, NKU ‘no place for hate’

Vaidya: After troubling events, NKU ‘no place for hate’

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, National News, News

NKU president Dr. Ashish Vaidya called for a unified campus in light of recent violence around the country.

Men’s Basketball: Norse picked #2 in Horizon League poll

Men’s Basketball: Norse picked #2 in Horizon League poll

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

November 2, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Men's Basketball, Sports

The Horizon League recently announced their preseason poll and all-league team as voted by the League's coaches, media and sports information directors. The Norse were picked to finish second with 10 first place votes and 356 points behind league favorite and last season’s Motor City Madness Tourname...

Libs top 10 finalist for Senior CLASS Award

Libs top 10 finalist for Senior CLASS Award

Jasmine Smart, Reporter

November 1, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Sports Features, Volleyball

NKU's outide hitter Haley Libs was one of thirty NCAA volleyball student athletes selected in October as a candidate for the 2018 Senior CLASS award in collegiate volleyball. The thirty candidates were recently narrowed down by a selection committee to ten finalists, one being the senior standout. ...

Norse-o-ween through campus

Norse-o-ween through campus

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

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.

Favorite Halloween traditions have dark origins

Favorite Halloween traditions have dark origins

Darien Parker, Contributor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

Halloween wasn’t always about fake blood and flimsy outfits— it used to be a bleak affair.

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