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Decision 2016: The Northerner Election Day Coverage

Decision 2016: The Northerner Election Day Coverage

Northerner Staff

November 8, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

BREAKING: TRUMP DECLARED PRESIDENT-ELECT IN STUNNING UPSET Updated 11/9/2016 2:32 a.m. Despite being the underdog in all the major polls and projections for months, Donald J. Trump was declared president-elect Wednesday morning by the Associated Press after passing the 270 electoral vote threshold nee...

Norse women’s soccer to NCAA tourney

Norse women’s soccer to NCAA tourney

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

November 5, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, Soccer, Sports

MILWAUKEE -- The NKU women's soccer team defeated Milwaukee Saturday night to win the Horizon League tournament, 3-2. With the win, the Norse win the automatic bid to the NCAA Division I women's soccer tournament. It is the first Division I NCAA bid in school history. NKU will find out where it wi...

Tornado Warning for NKU campus expires

Tornado Warning for NKU campus expires

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

October 19, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Updated 7:45 p.m. 10/19/16 The tornado warning that was in effect for the NKU campus Wednesday evening was allowed to expire by the National Weather Service in Wilmington, Ohio. The warning ran for approximately 30 minutes Wednesday evening for Campbell County, including the Northern Kentucky Univers...

UPDATE: Gaffin: ‘No elevated danger on campus’ after rape

UPDATE: Gaffin: ‘No elevated danger on campus’ after rape

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

October 13, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Updated 11:42 a.m. 10/14/16 Lieutenant John Gaffin, interim NKU police chief, reiterated Friday that there was no increased danger on campus following the report of a rape earlier this week. Gaffin, who sent the timely warning to students Thursday to notify them of a rape Oct. 10 at Woodcrest Apar...

BREAKING: Chief of Police announces resignation

BREAKING: Chief of Police announces resignation

Abby Anstead, Editor-in-chief

June 16, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Chief of Police Les Kachurek announced his resignation and will leave Northern Kentucky University next month, according to a statement released by the university Thursday. Kachurek has accepted a position at the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association in New York, where he will teach lea...

Gates named NKU VP of Legal Affairs and General Counsel

Gates named NKU VP of Legal Affairs and General Counsel

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

June 8, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

A 2000 graduate of NKU's Chase College of Law has returned to NKU as the new vice president of legal affairs and general counsel.University President Geoffrey Mearns announced in a press release Wednesday that Joan M. Gates has been appointed to the position. She replaces Sara L. Sidebottom, who retir...

BREAKING: NKU announces new VP for student affairs

BREAKING: NKU announces new VP for student affairs

Matt Sexton, Managing Editor

May 25, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Dr. Daniel Nadler was hired by Northern Kentucky University as the new vice president for student affairs, according to a press release by the university.According to Wednesday's release, Nadler will begin at NKU on July 18. He currently holds the same position at Eastern Illinois University.“I am pl...

BREAKING: Case of assault at Northern Kentucky University under investigation

BREAKING: Case of assault at Northern Kentucky University under investigation

Mackenzie Manley, News Editor

April 29, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

According to WLWT, an investigation of a 63-year-old woman assaulted on Northern Kentucky University’s campus is currently underway by the NKU police department.The woman, Jackie Bernard, related her story to WLWT News about the incident, which occurred on April 21.Bernard said that a young woman wa...

BREAKING: NKU approves 3 percent tuition increase

BREAKING: NKU approves 3 percent tuition increase

Matt Sexton, Political Editor

April 27, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

The Board of Regents for Northern Kentucky University approved a 3 percent undergraduate tuition increase for 2016-2017 during today's meeting in the Student Union.There will also be a 3 percent increase in housing costs and a 3 percent increase in parking costs.The plan approved was different than t...

BREAKING: Weber, Wilshire win SGA presidential election

BREAKING: Weber, Wilshire win SGA presidential election

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

April 1, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Campus Events

With five slates running for the Student Government Association president and vice president positions, Will Weber and Ellen Wilshire came out on top, receiving a total of 291 votes from the student body. A group of 30 students cheered as Chief Justice Joey Smith declared the pair winners of the 20...

BREAKING: NKU facing lawsuit that accuses officials of mishandling sexual assault case

BREAKING: NKU facing lawsuit that accuses officials of mishandling sexual assault case

Staff

January 22, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

This story was updated on Jan. 22 at 7:08 p.m.According to a Friday report from The Northern Kentucky Tribune, an NKU student, under the name of Jane Doe, filed a lawsuit against the university on Wednesday, Jan. 20, accusing officials of mishandling her sexual assault case in a campus dorm. The article...

UPDATED: Parking pass problems continue, lot closes indefinitely

UPDATED: Parking pass problems continue, lot closes indefinitely

Abby Anstead, Managing Editor

January 8, 2016


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

While new systems have been installed in the parking garages, faulty barcodes on parking passes have caused further complications. The masked barcodes will not properly scan, so permit holders must receive a new barcode- a sticker which will be placed on each parking pass. Andy Meeks, director...

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