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Finals Week: when are your NKU exams?

Finals Week: when are your NKU exams?

Sam Rosenstiel and Bridgette Gootee

December 6, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

How can you survive Finals Week? Check out these tips and the full NKU undergrad exam schedule. ...

Raising Cane’s opens on US 27

Raising Cane’s opens on US 27

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life

December 5, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Raising Cane’s opened their new location in Cold Spring on Tuesday. The fast-casual chicken restaurant is located right outside of campus on Alexandria Pike and sits behind the Arby’s across from East Village. Raising Cane’s is a restaurant that specializes in chicken fingers, which they ref...

Chase College of Law announces new dean

Chase College of Law announces new dean

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

University of California, Irvine professor Judith Daar will head NKU’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law, the university announced Tuesday.

National science grant makes scholarships ‘SOAR’

National science grant makes scholarships ‘SOAR’

Jack Flesch, Contributor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

In fall 2019, 36 new NKU students will join hundreds of current NKU students and alumni as members of the Scholarships, Opportunities, Achievements and Results (SOAR) Project as a recent National Science Foundation grant puts the SOAR Project back on its feet. The SOAR Project began at NKU in 2008 in eff...

How should you learn about college debt?

How should you learn about college debt?

Nicole Browning and Sam Rosenstiel

November 28, 2018


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

With tuition on the rise at universities around the country, more and more students are taking out loans to afford a college degree, and NKU students are no exception. How students learn about debt and eventually overcome it is up to them, but what’s available at NKU to help them on their financial journey?

What’s open on Thanksgiving Day?

What’s open on Thanksgiving Day?

Northerner Staff

November 22, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Sticking around campus for Thanksgiving? Or do you want to get a leg up on holiday shopping?

‘Hope in others’: how to talk about thoughts of suicide

‘Hope in others’: how to talk about thoughts of suicide

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

“There’s no shame in being depressed; there’s no shame in feeling suicidal,” Dr. Kathy O’Connor said. In any one year, over 17 million Americans report feeling depressed, and over half of all suicides are tied to depression. Unfortunately, 86 percent of college students who died by suicide did not seek on-ca...

NKU food pantry growing, moving to Albright Center

NKU food pantry growing, moving to Albright Center

Northerner Staff

November 16, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

FUEL NKU, the on-campus food pantry for students, is about to get much, much bigger.

What’s with the whiteboards? NKU looks for feedback

What’s with the whiteboards? NKU looks for feedback

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

So far, President Ashish Vaidya said his core team has had over 1,700 face-to-face interactions with students, staff, faculty and community members through over 70 different “Talkshop” sessions.

At campus pro-life display, opinions split on Roe v. Wade

At campus pro-life display, opinions split on Roe v. Wade

Noelle Horn, Reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus Events, Featured Story, News

“Life begins when you stand up to Christian fascists” and “I have no right to deny her right” were some of the many signs at the Revolutionary Student Union’s Rally for Roe v. Wade on Thursday. Pro-life group Northern Right to Life showed their annual “Cemetery of the Innocents” disp...

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