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Degree program encourages students to pursue their passion

Degree program encourages students to pursue their passion

Alyssa Weber, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

February 7, 2020

It’s the fourth largest major within the College of Arts and Sciences with approximately 260 students, yet no one seems to know about it. Integrative studies has transitioned from a major aimed at helping undecided students graduate on time to a major focused on encouraging students to explore what tru...

Window Painting – Homecoming 2020

Window Painting – Homecoming 2020

Jake Funk, Reporter

February 4, 2020

The Window Painting contest had been around for years during NKU's Homecoming season. Northerner reporter Jake Funk reports on this year's contest. ...

VIDEO: What is Norse Code Radio?

VIDEO: What is Norse Code Radio?

Alyssa Nickles, Jack Reynolds, Tyler Vandervort, and Daniel Jones

January 27, 2020

Get the scoop on Norse Code Radio from Northerner reporters. Learn what make's NCR special, as well as the reason it stands out from other radio stations with Jon Barnett, NCR's Program Director.

New professor bolsters audio production program

New professor bolsters audio production program

Megan Bechtold, Reporter

January 21, 2020

If you’ve ever heard songs by Peter Frampton, WALK THE MOON or Adam Lambert, or watched an episode of “Seinfeld” or “Everybody Loves Raymond,” you’ve probably heard audio production work from Ashley Shepherd, the new NKU audio production professor of practice.

VIDEO: SGA semester recap

VIDEO: SGA semester recap

Keara McClellan, Jason Houston, and Caleb Hodges

December 9, 2019

Earlier this semester The Northerner decided to check in with NKU's Student Government Association to see how things were going. Now, as the end of the semester is rapidly approaching, we wanted to see what members of SGA thought were their greatest accomplishments and what can still be improved upon.

VIDEO: What do you love about winter?

VIDEO: What do you love about winter?

Jenna Manor, Reporter

December 6, 2019

Winter is in full swing in Northern Kentucky, so a Northerner reporter set out to see what NKU loves about the season.

VIDEO: Food variety in the SU

VIDEO: Food variety in the SU

Keara McClellan, Caleb Hodges, and Jason Houston

November 20, 2019

There are often a variety of opinions regarding the different food choices on NKU’s campus. This week The Northerner decided to go out and find out what the students and staff thought of the current food options at NKU.

VIDEO: The comeback of Pokémon GO

VIDEO: The comeback of Pokémon GO

Jason Houston, Caleb Hodges, and Keara McClellan

November 18, 2019

NKU has its very own Pokémon GO club called GONKU. RJ Clark, the creator of the club, tells The Northerner all about the community that the app has built on campus.

VIDEO: OINK Film Festival

VIDEO: OINK Film Festival

Alyssa Nickles, Tyler Vandervort, Daniel Jones, and Jack Reynolds

November 13, 2019

OINK is a brand new event on NKU's campus, all about bringing in high school film makers in to encourage their future within the field. Northerner reporters caught up with a few key people that made this event possible.

VIDEO: SGA on NPHC representation on campus

VIDEO: SGA on NPHC representation on campus

Corrine Carnohan, Hunter Dunn, and Jenna Manor

November 12, 2019

SGA is passing a resolution to give NPHC organizations a physical representation on campus, much like FSL's benches. SGA Vice President Shelby Sanford gives The Northerner the scoop.

VIDEO: Stefan Roloff at NKU

VIDEO: Stefan Roloff at NKU

Brennen Alm, Reporter

November 8, 2019

The 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall brought artist Stefan Roloff to NKU's campus, sharing his experiences that brought him to where he is today.

VIDEO: What’s Happening in SGA

VIDEO: What’s Happening in SGA

Caleb Hodges, Reporter

November 6, 2019

Northern Kentucky University’s Student Government Association is constantly active in trying to improve NKU. Reporter Caleb Hodges explores the different responsibilities within the organization, and how the members attempt to approach each of them.

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