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NKU student dies in fall at Red River Gorge

NKU student dies in fall at Red River Gorge

Jude Noel, Arts & Life Editor

March 7, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

A Northern Kentucky University student was killed in a fall while on spring break at Red River Gorge Tuesday evening. Luis Fernando Carlos, 20, was killed in a fall from Whistling Arch around 7:30 p.m., according to the Wolfe County coroner. The Wolfe County Search & Rescue Team called the coroner...

‘You have a place here:’ NKUnity centers on self-segregation in Norse Nation

‘You have a place here:’ NKUnity centers on self-segregation in Norse Nation

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter and Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Campus Events, Featured Story, News, SGA

The second NKUnity event focused on self-segregation, or the tendency of students to close themselves off to those of different racial and cultural backgrounds.

Grant allows Japanese program to expand with possible major in the works

Grant allows Japanese program to expand with possible major in the works

Belle Leininger, Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

NKU’s World Languages and Literatures Department received a $15,000 grantーNKU agreed to match this by $5,000一 to increase the amount of Japanese courses offered.

Third candidate enters SGA presidential race

Third candidate enters SGA presidential race

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

March 1, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Jachelle Sologuren, chair of the SGA student rights committee, announced her candidacy for student body president on Wednesday.

Interim president St. Amand addresses Standen’s departure

Interim president St. Amand addresses Standen’s departure

Mackenzie Manley, Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

In response to media coverage of former Chase Dean Jeffery Standen’s departure, Interim President Gerard St. Amand sent a letter to the campus community to clarify information regarding the case.  Standen resigned in December after a university investigation revealed that he violated NKU’s Val...

What you missed at SGA Feb. 26

What you missed at SGA Feb. 26

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 27, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

The Student Government Association heard a presentation on proposed increases in housing, meal plans and parking rates at their Monday meeting.

Police Beat week of Feb. 28

Police Beat week of Feb. 28

Jude Noel, Arts & Life Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Crime, News, Police Beat

A food bandit, marijuana found and a damaged light pole. Here are the highlights from University Police’s weekly crime report.

Investigation docs show Chase dean’s office a ‘toxic’ work environment

Investigation docs show Chase dean’s office a ‘toxic’ work environment

Mackenzie Manley, Editor-in-Chief and Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Chase Law Dean Jeffrey Standen resigned in December after a university investigation found he violated NKU's Values and Ethical Responsibilities policy by creating “an unhealthy culture of fear, intimidation and bullying” in his office.

After harassment complaints, Chase Dean resigned in December, could return as professor in fall

After harassment complaints, Chase Dean resigned in December, could return as professor in fall

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Chase Dean Jeffrey Standen resigned after three women, two of them students, complained of sexual harassment to the university, according to an investigation by The Cincinnati Enquirer. Standen will stay on as a professor in fall.

Police Beat week of Feb. 21

Police Beat week of Feb. 21

The Northerner Staff

February 20, 2018


Filed under Crime, Police Beat

A possible heroin overdose, a high-speed collision with a teen driver and a patrol car, a DUI and stolen handlebars. Here are the highlights from University Police's weekly crime report.

What you missed at SGA Feb. 19

What you missed at SGA Feb. 19

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 20, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA read a resolution to establish a warning system for hate speakers on campus and trained with Norse Violence Prevention Center to define consent.

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