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Investigation docs show Chase dean’s office a “toxic” work environment

Investigation docs show Chase dean’s office a “toxic” work environment

Mackenzie Manley, Editor-in-Chief and Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Chase Law Dean Jeffrey Standen resigned in December after a university investigation found he violated NKU's Values and Ethical Responsibilities policy by creating “an unhealthy culture of fear, intimidation and bullying” in his office.

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After harassment complaints, Chase Dean resigned in December, could return as professor in fall

After harassment complaints, Chase Dean resigned in December, could return as professor in fall

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Chase Dean Jeffrey Standen resigned after three women, two of them students, complained of sexual harassment to the university, according to an investigation by The Cincinnati Enquirer. Standen will stay on as a professor in fall.

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Police Beat week of Feb. 21

Police Beat week of Feb. 21

The Northerner Staff

February 20, 2018


Filed under Crime, Police Beat

A possible heroin overdose, a high-speed collision with a teen driver and a patrol car, a DUI and stolen handlebars. Here are the highlights from University Police's weekly crime report.

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What you missed at SGA Feb. 19

What you missed at SGA Feb. 19

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 20, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA read a resolution to establish a warning system for hate speakers on campus and trained with Norse Violence Prevention Center to define consent.

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Pot arrests rise at NKU, but does the punishment fit the crime?

Pot arrests rise at NKU, but does the punishment fit the crime?

Kyra McClendon, Reporter

February 19, 2018


Filed under Crime, Featured Story, Kentucky News, News

At NKU, there were 36 recorded incidents involving marijuana on campus from August to January, up from 16 incidents during the same timeframe in 2016.

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NKU ecological stewards to make historic Newport green

NKU ecological stewards to make historic Newport green

Josh Goad, Reporter

February 18, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, Science & Health

Chris Harris sits at his desk in a swivel chair. Next to the office’s door, poster board presentations are filled with maps and pictures of Newport’s historic districts. He’s the assistant historic preservation officer of Newport, and part of his job is to help districts get on the National Register o...

13-year-old driver collides with police cruiser at NKU entrance

13-year-old driver collides with police cruiser at NKU entrance

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 13, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Crime, Featured Story, News, Police Beat

A 13-year-old was behind the wheel of a car that collided with a police cruiser on campus Tuesday afternoon.

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What you missed at SGA Feb. 12

What you missed at SGA Feb. 12

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 13, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA passed a resolution to expand the NKU Violence Prevention Center and appointed two new senators at Monday’s meeting.

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Off to the races: first student body president candidates announce on Twitter

Off to the races: first student body president candidates announce on Twitter

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Two sets of candidates announced their run for student body president and vice president on Monday.

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Suspects at large after robbery near University Suites

Suspects at large after robbery near University Suites

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Crime, Featured Story, News

Two suspects are at large after a robbery in Lot U near University Suites in the Boothe Residential Village.

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Look back at NKU history as it turns 50

Look back at NKU history as it turns 50

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Celebration, Featured Story, Multimedia, News

From UK Northern to Northern Kentucky State College to Northern Kentucky University, this is The Northerner's abridged history of NKU as it celebrates 50 years this weekend.

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Alumni chili cook-off cancelled as flu season intensifies

Alumni chili cook-off cancelled as flu season intensifies

Carrie Blair, Reporter

February 10, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, Science & Health

The recent flu season hit the nation hard, and NKU is no exception.

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