The Northerner

Students, faculty and alumni compete in intramural sports

Elaine Koenig

January 24, 2001

There's no truth to the rumor that there's nothing to do on the Northern Kentucky University campus, at least according to Dan Henry. "One of my biggest pet peeves is when students complain there is nothing to do," said Henry, program manager for campus recreation and also in charge of intramural sports on...

Female Athlete of the Week

Elias Hajjar

January 24, 2001

Northern Kentucky University's Betsy Moore, a senior from Cincinnati, is the Northerner Female Athlete of the Week. Moore, a forward on the women's soccer team, led the Norse with a goal and assist in the 3-0 win over UW-Parkside and four assists in the 8-0 win over Lewis. "Betsy is an All-American and...

Golf teams stay on the fairway at GLVC Championship

Bruce Reller Jr.

January 24, 2001

Northern Kentucky University men's and women's golf teams had impressive showings at the recent Great Lakes Valley Conference Championships. Led by Brandon Brown's round of 71 and a three round total of 220, the Norse men finished tied for first with Indianapolis out of the 10-team field. Brown's 7...

Delta takes flight

Susan Bartels

January 24, 2001

Scott WartmanDelta Air Lines has closed all three of its university call centers, including its offices in the Lucas Administration Center. Around 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, NKU student employees of Delta were told they would no longer have a job. A total of 127 students were laid off from Delta's NK...

NKU woos tech firms for jobs

Scott Wartman

January 24, 2001

If the Northern Kentucky University Foundation's plan succeeds, the Highland Heights, Ky., of the future may be full of prosperous technology companies. For the last two years, the foundation has worked with the city of Highland Heights, the city of Cold Springs, Campbell County and the Northern Kentucky ...

Stolen bookbags?

Susan Bartels

January 24, 2001

Madonna Minter, a freshman Nursing major, catches a few zzz

Tales of Kazakstan

Jenny Plemmen

January 24, 2001

Kazakstan was the main topic of last Wednesday's lunch seminar sponsored by the history and geography department. Dr. James Binney, professor of political science, spoke about his experience in the central Asian republics north of Afghanistan. Binney spent four years teaching American politics at the Ka...

On the road to diversity

Kelly Whitlock

January 24, 2001

Northern Kentucky University students, faculty and staff have an opportunity to participate in a walk-a-thon designed to promote diversity in the community. On Oct. 6, the National Conference for Community and Justice is sponsoring the Walk As One Walk-A-Thon. The six mile walk will begin and end at Ye...

SGA awards the outstanding

Robin Hampton

January 24, 2001

Cheryl RitchieThree book scholarships for the Spring 2002 semester will be awarded later this semester by the Student Government Association to students with outstanding leadership skills and community service. Each prize will consist of a $200 gift certificate for book purchases in the Northern Kentucky...

Local Chief of Police profiles racial profiling at NKU forum

W.T. Sprankles III

January 24, 2001

On Thursday, Oct. 10, Anthany Beatty Sr., the first African-American Chief of Police of Lexington, Ky.. visited Northern Kentucky University. Chief Beatty was the guest speaker for a racial profiling forum that was hosted by the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Rho Gamma chapter. Sixty-fiv...

Male athlete of the week

Elias Hajjar

January 17, 2001

Northern Kentucky University's Kevin Crone, a 6-foot-3-inch senior from Hebron, is the Northerner Male Athlete of the Week. Crone, a defensive midfielder on the men's soccer team, scored NKU's only goal in the 2-1 loss to No. 1 Lewis University Oct. 7. Crone also scored a pair of goals in the 5-0 win...

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