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WATCH: ‘NKUnity’ creates space to share perspective, promote inclusivity

WATCH: ‘NKUnity’ creates space to share perspective, promote inclusivity

Brittney Gunter, Contributor

February 2, 2017

Andrá Ward asked everyone in the student union ballroom to stand up, make a large circle and participate in an event called the “Diversity Walk.” During the walk, Ward asked students to step forward if they identified as any of the statements he made before pausing to notice the others that took a...

WATCH: Student reaction | President Mearns’ departure

WATCH: Student reaction | President Mearns’ departure

Alec Reynolds / Matt Sexton, Digital Media Manager / Editor-In-Chief

January 29, 2017

President Mearns announced on Tuesday that he would be leaving NKU after the semester for Ball State University.  Hear what a few students from around campus have to say and remember about President Mearns. Related: BREAKING: NKU President Mearns Leaving for Ball State Related: Campus Reacts to Mear...

WATCH: Health Innovation Center update

WATCH: Health Innovation Center update

Alec Reynolds / Kyle Willard, Video Editor / Contributor

December 19, 2016

Taking a closer look at the construction process of the new HIC building, we had a chance to walk through the construction and talk with Mark Jones and Gary Ozanich to learn what the building will offer to NKU students and the community.

WATCH: EconBeats 2016

WATCH: EconBeats 2016

Jacob Meece / Peter Huffman, Contributors

December 14, 2016

Economics and Electronic Media & Broadcasting students paired up to create a parody of popular songs and compete against each other for the top prize of $500.  Watch to learn more about the competition and listen to what the 1st place winners had to say!

WATCH: S.T.E.M. tie dye party

WATCH: S.T.E.M. tie dye party

Alec Reynolds, Video Editor

December 8, 2016

The S.T.E.M. program puts on a number of social events throughout the semester to bring students together.  Here is one from earlier in the semester when S.T.E.M. hosted a tie dye party for those in the program and anyone else who was interested.

WATCH: Men’s basketball | NKU vs. EIU

WATCH: Men’s basketball | NKU vs. EIU

Tommy Bailey / Dakota Dewberry, Contributors

December 8, 2016

The NKU men's basketball took home a victory against the Eastern Illinois Panthers at home on Wednesday night winning by a score of 80-70.  The Norse were led to victory behind Lavone Holland II career high 28 points.

WATCH: The do’s and donut’s in a relationship

WATCH: The do’s and donut’s in a relationship

Alex King / Conner McKee / Matthew Reisiger, Contributors

December 4, 2016

With the holiday spirit in the air, people are taking opportunities to start new relationships.  Watch to see how Caroline Broscheid offered her advice with, "The Do's and Donut's in a Relationship."

WATCH: Japanese Culture Festival 2016

WATCH: Japanese Culture Festival 2016

Dean DeRoche / Drew Hendricks / Brad Long, Contributors

December 3, 2016

International Education Week called the annual Japanese Culture Festival at NKU on Wednesday, November 16th.  The festival, hosted by The Japanese Language School of Cincinnati, provided students with many opportunities to connect and learn about Japanese culture.  The festival included many activities su...

WATCH | NKU graffiti stairwell: Sanctuary of expression or vandalism?

WATCH | NKU graffiti stairwell: Sanctuary of expression or vandalism?

Alec Reynolds / Kyle Willard / Lexie Vogt, Video Editor / Contributors

November 29, 2016

The "graffiti stairwell" lives within Northern Kentucky University's S.O.T.A. building.  Many have left their mark on the walls, ceilings, floors, hand rails, and anywhere else space permits.  Although they appear to be an elaborate collaboration of various students over the years, the walls may no...

WATCH: Norse Media Day 2016

WATCH: Norse Media Day 2016

Dakota Dewberry / Thomas Bailey, Contributors

November 16, 2016

NKU head basketball coaches John Brannen and Camryn Whitaker discuss their feelings and expectations for the upcoming season at Norse Media Day 2016.

WATCH: NKU 2016 | Presidential Election

WATCH: NKU 2016 | Presidential Election

Alec Reynolds / Kyle Willard / Lexie Vogt, Video Editor / Contributors

November 8, 2016

With only hours left in the election, we found a chance to get out on campus and ask students how they felt about this year's presidential election.  Don't forget to vote today! Music provided by http://www.amclassical.com/

WATCH: Go Vote! 2016

WATCH: Go Vote! 2016

Dean DeRoche / Drew Hendricks / Brad Long, Contributors

November 8, 2016

The 2016 Presidential election is nearing its end. This year's election is one of the hardest decisions most Americans will face as voters. Not only do they need to select a candidate, they first need to decide to cast a ballot. We asked NKU students and faculty to tell us why they are voting in this ye...

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