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Karamo Brown wows SU crowd with message of love, self-esteem

Karamo Brown wows SU crowd with message of love, self-esteem

Kane Mitten, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under A&L Features, Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story, Video

Karamo Brown, social activist and star of Netflix’s original series “Queer Eye” took the stage for a sold-out event in the Student Union ballroom on Monday night during NKU’s celebration of LGBTQ History Month.

WATCH: Closer, Student Directed Play Open Now

WATCH: Closer, Student Directed Play Open Now

October 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Video

In NKU's student-produced Henry Constantinow series, Shalie Hull directs Closer, where four lives intertwine over the course of four and a half years in this densely plotted, stinging look at love and betrayal. The show is free to all, and runs from October 8th through the 11th....

WATCH: NPHC- More Than Just Stepping

WATCH: NPHC- More Than Just Stepping

October 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

The National Pan-Hellenic Council, better known as NPHC, is the black Greek lettered organizations on campus. Most famous for their unique stepping and strolling routines, they are much more than than that. Mother and son duo, Malik and Terkerah Washington, talked with us about what makes NPHC a great...

WATCH: Learn How To Get Through Midterms

WATCH: Learn How To Get Through Midterms

October 8, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Student Voices, Video, Viewpoints

As midterm week quickly approaches, we decided to go around campus and ask upperclassmen as well as faculty what advice they could give freshmen on their first midterm week as college students. ...

WATCH: NKU 50th Film Fest Kicks Off

WATCH: NKU 50th Film Fest Kicks Off

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Video

NKU is hosting a series of film screenings to celebrate its 50th Anniversary. This video focuses on the Film Festival event which kicked off in Griffin Hall Digitorium on Thursday September 13th. We interviewed the host and students of the event Dr. John Alberti and Dr. Andrea Gazzaniga on how the Film...

WATCH: Take a Tour of the New Health Innovation Center

WATCH: Take a Tour of the New Health Innovation Center

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

Take a tour inside of NKU’s new Health Innovation Center and see how the building is impacting students and faculty across campus. The center boasts many state-of-the-art tools and technology to aid in student learning. It is also home to several new common areas and hangout spots, including a new...

WATCH: Explore NKU’s Unique Learning Spaces

WATCH: Explore NKU’s Unique Learning Spaces

September 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story, Video

Explore some of the more unique learning spaces on campus like the Haile Planetarium, the new Health Innovation Center, and the JRG Cyber Threat Intelligence Laboratory.

WATCH: Sunjic shines as NKU’s breakout tennis star

WATCH: Sunjic shines as NKU’s breakout tennis star

Mike Canizales, Reporter

April 26, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Sports, Tennis, Video

Born in Split, Croatia, Margita Sunjic moved to the United States in order to pursue a better opportunity for herself in the world of tennis. Since her arrival, Sunjic has won multiple awards for NKU, including Freshman of the Year and Horizon League Player of the Year twice. 

WATCH: The Debate on Gun Safety Reaches NKU

WATCH: The Debate on Gun Safety Reaches NKU

April 26, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, National News, News, Video

The national gun debate has sparked new passion and conversation in many students since the shooting in Parkland, Florida.  While much of the legislation that has been proposed in the wake of the school shooting has been to increase the presence of guns in schools, many more are opposed to the idea....

WATCH: The MINJAs and their New Image

WATCH: The MINJAs and their New Image

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Video

This week we took an inside look at the recently recuperated MINjas organization. The overview looks at what they’ve done in the past, how they’re doing currently and what they plan for in the future.

WATCH: Loch Norse Open Mic Night

WATCH: Loch Norse Open Mic Night

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Arts, Campus Events, Featured Story, Video

NKU students and faculty alike, gathered at the Highlander Event Center on Friday April 20th for an open mic night held by NKU’s Loch Norse Magazine. Participants were able to enjoy listening to the literary works of others, as well as share some of their own creative works.

WATCH: 2018 NKU Step Show

WATCH: 2018 NKU Step Show

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Video

As the semester comes to an end, it becomes time for the annual step show. The stepping builds camaraderie, teamwork, pride, achievement and a bond that links NKU fraternities and sororities. Step shows are well known for a mix of choreography, singing, music and performance.

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