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OPINION: Just discovered NKU? 10 totally serious facts you need to know

A different view of Griffin Hall that most have not seen yet. The construction is set to be complete in the summer of 2018.
March 16, 2017

Editor’s Note: Because so many people are discovering Northern Kentucky University for the first time this week, we here at The Northerner (who, by the way, have covered every NKU basketball game this...

BREAKING: Silent protest addresses gun violence

Students stand during the silent protest bringing awareness to school shootings and gun violence. The protest was organized by Students for Social Change.
October 19, 2015

Students stood in silence outside of the Student Union on Monday wearing targets on their chests. Their homemade shirts bore a black target on the front. Written on the bottom of the shirt was “#StudentsNotTargets.”Propped...

Hard work is the key to confidence

Hard work is the key to confidence
April 28, 2014

Most college students spend their summers lounging by the pool working on their tans or serving fast food to annoying children. That was never me. Even though I am an aspiring writer, I got my tan...

NKU around the world

NKU around the world
April 24, 2014

¡Hola!, Guten Tag, Nǐ Hǎo, Bonjour, Annyeong and Hej! These greetings are all in languages that are spoken in some of the countries Northern Kentucky University has an exchange agreement with. This...

Religion and Morality on Campus

April 16, 2014

Northern Kentucky University is a beautiful, busy campus where free speech and new ideas are expressed openly.  As a sophomore walking about this campus, these displays are intriguing to me.  I see so...

On trip to the capital, Northern Kentucky leadership advocates for key issues

April 16, 2014

During a two-day visit to Washington, D.C. last week, leaders from Northern Kentucky met with federal legislators and executives to discuss important issues and strengthen the region’s ties to the capital....

Packing lunches

January 16, 2014

Catherine is a freshman at NKU. At orientation, she was introduced to the Student Union and all the other hangouts on campus. During her first weeks, she develops a pattern in her schedule. She is eating...

Norse Poll 10/3/2013

Norse Poll 10/3/2013
October 3, 2013

Final Great Plate Update

October 12, 2012

Reflections Thus Far: A Great Plate Update

Reflections Thus Far: A Great Plate Update
October 1, 2012

So here we are in week 3... Unfortunately I have come down with a small cold of some sort, and I am incredibly annoyed with my lack of motivation to eat anything. I woke up this morning and did...

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