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Government shutdown: what students need to know

Government shutdown: what students need to know

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2019

The partial federal government shutdown enters its 21st day on Friday, tying it with the longest shutdown in U.S. history.

Local CEO to head Business College as interim dean

Local CEO to head Business College as interim dean

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

December 18, 2018

Johnna Reeder Kleymeyer, the founding CEO of Regional Economic Development Initiative (REDI) Cincinnati, has been brought on as interim dean of the Haile/US Bank College of Business.

‘Tampon Revolution’ to provide free products in NKU bathrooms

‘Tampon Revolution’ to provide free products in NKU bathrooms

Taylor Leach, Reporter

December 17, 2018

With the help of Student Government Association, NKU is making the change to offer free period products in all women’s restrooms on campus. During the fall 2018 semester, SGA President Hannah Edelen and the current administration enacted a resolution first introduced under former president Sami Dada...

College students need to learn to love naps

College students need to learn to love naps

Corinne Byrne, Reporter

December 11, 2018

If you spend the majority of your nights sleeping less than eight hours, you may be in “sleep debt,” says Dr. Angela Lipsitz, former psychology professor at NKU.

Finals Week: when are your NKU exams?

Finals Week: when are your NKU exams?

Sam Rosenstiel and Bridgette Gootee

December 6, 2018

How can you survive Finals Week? Check out these tips and the full NKU undergrad exam schedule. ...

Raising Cane’s opens on US 27

Raising Cane’s opens on US 27

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life

December 5, 2018

Raising Cane’s opened their new location in Cold Spring on Tuesday. The fast-casual chicken restaurant is located right outside of campus on Alexandria Pike and sits behind the Arby’s across from East Village. Raising Cane’s is a restaurant that specializes in chicken fingers, which they ref...

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.

National science grant makes scholarships ‘SOAR’

National science grant makes scholarships ‘SOAR’

Jack Flesch, Contributor

November 29, 2018

In fall 2019, 36 new NKU students will join hundreds of current NKU students and alumni as members of the Scholarships, Opportunities, Achievements and Results (SOAR) Project as a recent National Science Foundation grant puts the SOAR Project back on its feet. The SOAR Project began at NKU in 2008 in eff...

Did your college step up on Giving Tuesday?

Did your college step up on Giving Tuesday?

Northerner Staff

November 28, 2018

How does your college fare against the rest?

How should you learn about college debt?

How should you learn about college debt?

Nicole Browning and Sam Rosenstiel

November 28, 2018

With tuition on the rise at universities around the country, more and more students are taking out loans to afford a college degree, and NKU students are no exception. How students learn about debt and eventually overcome it is up to them, but what’s available at NKU to help them on their financial journey?

Opioids: Health Innovation receives $200K to fight epidemic

Opioids: Health Innovation receives $200K to fight epidemic

Northerner Staff

November 27, 2018

Northern Kentucky’s opioid overdose rates were among some of the highest in the state last year.

What’s open on Thanksgiving Day?

What’s open on Thanksgiving Day?

Northerner Staff

November 22, 2018

Sticking around campus for Thanksgiving? Or do you want to get a leg up on holiday shopping?

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