The Northerner

The $4,087 student

January 31, 2012

In this week’s issue, staff writer Zachary Rogers previews The Rally for Higher Education. The event, which will be held Feb. 7, is exactly the type of call to action that Northern Kentucky University...

Oh, lucky thirteen

January 25, 2012

Thanks to the Great Icy Doom of 2012, we weren’t able to make it Lexington this year to accept our Kentucky Intercollegiate Press Association awards. So we relied on our brave adviser Jacque Day to return...

More than tweets

Staf Editorial January 18, 2012

The brief Jan. 11 Board of Regents meeting set Twitter feeds on fire because the Student Union will be renamed. However, one very important bit of information fell by the wayside: the potential budget...

Ch-ch-ch-changes

Karli Wood, Editor-in-chief January 10, 2012

It seems that every time a new editor-in-chief addresses The Northerner readership for the first time, we make it a point to detail the large amount of “change” that has happened. Well, yet again,...

Northerner editor-in-chief says farwell

Northerner editor-in-chief says farwell

Cassie Stone, Editor-in-Chief December 7, 2011

All the thinking and planning and dreaming of what I would say on the day I finally got to write my farewell editorial has done me absolutely no good. I’m sitting at my desk Tuesday night, about two...

An adiós from NCR's Manager

An adiós from NCR’s Manager

Charlie “DJ Chuck” Mattingly, General manager of Norse Code Radio December 7, 2011

It’s hard to believe, but I’ll be leaving this campus of concrete and rebar; our beloved Concrete Jungle. It’s been a long, long five and a half years, but then again that seems to be too short....

Copy chief says farewell

Copy chief says farewell

Emily Christman, Copy desk chief December 7, 2011

Finally. It’s that time. I’ve gone through countless panic attacks, hundreds of flashcards, too much stress and too many awful professors. But I’ve had an amazing number of really awesome ones. I...

More debt for students not the answer to college costs

December 7, 2011

There’s a lot of talk right now about federal student financial aid funding, ranging from the House of Representatives subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training all the way down to Northern...

Student safety needs higher priority

November 30, 2011

Another student was hit on campus Nov. 29. While the initial reaction is to blame the driver, the trend of students getting bowled over on campus is starting to raise some eyebrows. Particularly, ours....

Housing options leave out one group: gender-neutral

November 16, 2011

A recent trend in university housing should be more than just that. While affinity housing is something that NKU addresses through Greek housing, honors housing, international housing and more, gender...

Not much work to give midterm grades to all

November 9, 2011

The ability to adapt and remain efficient are tenets that are embodied in a technologically driven society. They are in every aspect of functioning, even on a daily basis. That being said, Northern...

Wireless option a plus for students

Staff November 2, 2011

How many times has it happened that students rush to a computer to print off the paper they spent all night working on, only to get to a lab and discover that all the computers were full? We at The...

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