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Police report attempted sexual assault

Police report attempted sexual assault

Noelle Horn, Assistant News Editor

October 8, 2019

University Police released a timely warning Tuesday morning stating an attempted sexual assault occurred Monday evening.  According to the release, a female reports being taken and held against her will. The victim requested a ride on social media, stating she needed a ride from Cincinnati to New...

Police report sexual assault in Lot Z

Police report sexual assault in Lot Z

Billy Keeney, News Editor

September 1, 2019

University Police released a timely warning Sunday stating a sexual assault occurred in Lot Z, the lower lot at Callahan Hall, on Aug. 31. According to the release, the victim and the suspect were sitting in a vehicle while parked in Lot Z when the suspect allegedly assaulted the victim, and that the...

NKU student dies over weekend

NKU student dies over weekend

Sierra Newton and Josh Kelly

August 11, 2019

A Northern Kentucky University student-athlete died over the weekend. Elyse Black, 23, of Jackson, OH passed away, according to an email sent out by NKU President Ashish Vaidya. Black, a senior, studied athletic training and psychology. She was a member of the NKU women’s cross country and t...

Dunkin’ to open near campus in October

Dunkin’ to open near campus in October

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

May 23, 2019

The popular coffee and donut chain, which changed its name to just ‘Dunkin’ at the start of 2019, will soon be available near campus.

Center Chris Vogt transferring from NKU

Center Chris Vogt transferring from NKU

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

May 10, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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