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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.

Tuition rate jumps as housing, dining and parking fees rise

Tuition rate jumps as housing, dining and parking fees rise

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

March 26, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

It just got slightly more expensive to attend NKU. The Board of Regents approved several rate increases, including a 2.8 percent tuition hike, for various goods and services on campus during their March 20 meeting, on par with market changes. In a recommendation for the 2019-2020 academic year...

Pensions: Bills could freeze NKU’s payment or help school leave system

Pensions: Bills could freeze NKU’s payment or help school leave system

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, Kentucky News, News

Another spring, another pension crisis. Universities across the commonwealth could soon feel the strain of Kentucky’s underfunded state retirement system through sweeping budget cuts. But as the legislative session draws to a close, two new bills are aimed at solving the pension quandary. One...

Pipe bursts in SOTA ceiling

Pipe bursts in SOTA ceiling

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

A sprinkler line near Greaves Concert Hall broke at about 3:30 p.m., knocking down ceiling tiles and covering the ground in about an inch of water.

Police: Suspect at large after sexual assault in University Center

Police: Suspect at large after sexual assault in University Center

Northerner Staff

January 16, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Crime, Featured Story, News

NKU Police are looking for a suspect in a reported sexual assault that occurred Wednesday in the University Center.

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.

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.

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.

East Village: Water main break floods part of Lot Z

East Village: Water main break floods part of Lot Z

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

October 8, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

After a water main break late Monday afternoon, about two dozen parking spots in Lot Z near the East Residential Village are temporarily closed off and will reopen within 48 hours.

‘That could’ve been me’: NKU reacts to Cincinnati shooting

‘That could’ve been me’: NKU reacts to Cincinnati shooting

Sam Rosenstiel, Nicole Browning, Natalie Hamren, and Josh Kelly

September 6, 2018


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

Cincinnati Police confirmed four people were killed during an active shooter incident at Fifth Third Center on Fountain Square Thursday.

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.

BREAKING: Papa John’s booted from Student Union after founder’s remarks

BREAKING: Papa John’s booted from Student Union after founder’s remarks

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

July 23, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Papa John’s is leaving the Student Union before classes resume, the president of the university announced Monday. In an email sent to the campus community, President Ashish Vaidya announced that NKU would remove the pizza franchise from campus due to recent comments made by founder “Papa” John Sch...

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