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OPINION: Why I advocate for Kentucky universities

OPINION: Why I advocate for Kentucky universities

Hannah Edelen, Contributor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, Opinions, SGA, Viewpoints

Hannah Edelen, secretary of public relations for NKU’s Student Government Association, joined hundreds of others across the Commonwealth on Tuesday at the state capitol to rally for higher education and stand against proposed budget cuts. Here’s why she advocates.

What you missed at SGA Feb. 5

What you missed at SGA Feb. 5

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA listened to NKU’s interim president explain the budget situation and read a resolution to form an academic excellence committee.

SGA rallies against state cuts in Frankfort

SGA rallies against state cuts in Frankfort

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News, SGA

After Gov. Matt Bevin’s recommendation to cut NKU’s funding on Jan. 16, the Student Government Association still hopes to arrive with the matched ferocity of 2017’s event.

‘Forward Together’: Student community forms for sexual assault survivors

‘Forward Together’: Student community forms for sexual assault survivors

Natalie Hamren, Assistant News Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Forward Together--a six week training group for survivors of sexual assault--will be offered to students by Health, Counseling and Wellness in collaboration with Norse Violence Prevention Center. It was student requests that inspired the creation of the group, said Gabby Dralle, the director of NVP. ...

Police Beat week of Jan. 30

Police Beat week of Jan. 30

Kyra McClendon, Reporter

January 30, 2018


Filed under Crime, Police Beat

A burglary in Regents Hall, a stolen wallet at the CRC, and marijuana citations. Here are the highlights from University Police's weekly crime report.

Two burglaries reported in Regents Hall

Two burglaries reported in Regents Hall

Jude Noel, Arts & Life Editor

January 30, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Crime, Featured Story, News, Police Beat

Campus police are currently investigating two burglaries alleged to have taken place in Regents Hall this month, according to a timely warning sent to students and faculty today. The pair of burglaries were reported Jan. 8 and Jan. 30, respectively. The suspect(s) allegedly forced entry into an o...

What you missed at SGA Jan. 29

What you missed at SGA Jan. 29

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

January 30, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA listened to the university registrar’s proposal to alter the current academic calendar and approved senate nominees at its Monday meeting.

Health Department: location affects local life expectancies

Health Department: location affects local life expectancies

Seth Johnston, Reporter

January 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Long live some is the main finding of a Northern Kentucky Health Dept. study on how life expectancy differs from neighborhood to neighborhood presented at NKU’s research colloquium on Jan. 25.

NKU nationally ranked for online graduate nursing program

NKU nationally ranked for online graduate nursing program

Belle Leininger, Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under News

U.S. News and World Report ranked NKU’s online graduate nursing program the 28th Best Online Master’s in Nursing Program in the nation. NKU’s Master in Science of Nursing program tied for the spot with both East Tennessee State University and University of Southern Indiana, with an overall s...

Police Beat week of Jan. 24

Police Beat week of Jan. 24

The Northerner Staff

January 24, 2018


Filed under Crime, Police Beat

A vehicle broken into, a marijuana arrest and runaway clothes. Here are the highlights from University Police's weekly crime report.

What you missed at SGA Jan. 22

What you missed at SGA Jan. 22

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

January 23, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

SGA planned their annual scholarship fair and addressed new complaints at their meeting on Monday.

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