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Women’s volleyball rallies after back-to-back losses in Illinois

Women’s volleyball rallies after back-to-back losses in Illinois

Sierra Newton and Jasmine Smart, Reporters

September 4, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports, Volleyball

The NKU women’s volleyball team traveled to Dekalb, Illinois for the Holiday Inn Express Invitational over the weekend. The Norse posted back-to-back losses against the University of Virginia and University of Nevada before rallying from a two-set deficit to knock off Northern Illinois University.

Cross Country kicks off season at home for first time in 39 years

Cross Country kicks off season at home for first time in 39 years

Sierra Newton, Reporter

September 4, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Featured Story, Game Coverage, Sports

The Norse men's team took fifth place with 125 points overall while the women's squad placed ninth with 233 points on Saturday.

Au No! HIC bakery Au Bon Pain won’t open until October

Au No! HIC bakery Au Bon Pain won’t open until October

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

The much-anticipated new bakery Au Bon Pain in the Health Innovation Center will not open until mid-October.

Forbes ranks NKU on list of top U.S. colleges

Forbes ranks NKU on list of top U.S. colleges

Daniel Jones, Contributor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, National News, News

Northern Kentucky University has once again been named a top college in Forbes’ annual  ranking of 650 total public and private U.S. colleges.

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.

Women’s volleyball goes 2-1 at Notre Dame tournament

Women’s volleyball goes 2-1 at Notre Dame tournament

Jasmine Smart, Contributor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Sports, Volleyball

NKU women’s volleyball kicked off their 2018 campaign at the University of Notre Dame over the weekend, posting back-to back victories against the University of Toledo and Weber State before falling to Notre Dame in the Golden Dome Invitational.

Changing PACE: NKU’s adult learning program expands

Changing PACE: NKU’s adult learning program expands

Nicole Browning, Managing Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

For anyone trying to access the website for NKU’s Program for Adult Centered Education (PACE), you might be concerned to see a blank screen. But PACE isn’t ending -- the program offered to approximately 200-300 non-traditional students is broadening.

Women’s soccer lose heartbreaker to UC in ‘Riverboat Rivalry’

Women’s soccer lose heartbreaker to UC in ‘Riverboat Rivalry’

Aric France, Contributor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

This marks the third year in a row the Bearcats defeated the Norse by a score of 1-0.

Norse basketball’s Holland joins pro league in Netherlands

Norse basketball’s Holland joins pro league in Netherlands

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

August 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Men's Basketball, Sports

Former NKU men's basketball star and Horizon League Tournament MVP 2017 Lavone Holland II has signed his first professional contract to play overseas with the Den Helder Suns in the Netherlands.

McConnell praises NKY court pick at NKU ceremony

McConnell praises NKY court pick at NKU ceremony

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018


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

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell espoused President Donald Trump’s pick for federal judge in Greaves Concert Hall Monday.

BREAKING: Police report sexual assault in Kentucky Hall

BREAKING: Police report sexual assault in Kentucky Hall

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Crime, Featured Story, News

University Police released a timely warning Monday stating a sexual assault occurred in Kentucky Hall in the Boothe Residential Village on Aug. 22.  According to the release, the victim reported they met the alleged assailant using a dating app. The suspect is male and is not student. No further details were provided to police.

Men’s soccer narrowly defeats BGSU Falcons

Men’s soccer narrowly defeats BGSU Falcons

Mike Canizales, Sports Editor

August 26, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Game Coverage, Soccer, Sports

The Northern Kentucky University men's soccer team survived a scare on the road Saturday night, as they opened their 2018 season with a 3-2 win over the Bowling Green State University Falcons.

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