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The Fix

Regan Coomer
November 9, 2005
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After filming "Good Night and Good Luck," actor/director George Clooney is now an expert in the field of journalism. Clooney, once a journalism student at Northern Kentucky University, lectured at Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism Oct. 14, People Magazine reports, giving out advice to today's j...

Cities unite for Walk As One

Sean Dressman
October 25, 2005
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Nicole JonesClose to 3,000 people gathered along the riverfront area on Saturday. October 15, just in the shadow of the Suspension Bridge. There weren't fireworks. It wasn't for a cultural food festival. It was, instead, for the annual National Conference for Community and Justice's Walk As One event...

Orioles did the right thing

Matt Steffen
September 27, 2005
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An interesting event took place last week in Major League Baseball. Baltimore Orioles first baseman Rafael Palmeiro was told by the team to sit out the rest of the season. His status for next season is up in the air, also. The management of the Orioles, headed by interim manager Sam Perlozzo, did the r...

Cincinnati’s Huggins receives career ultimatum

Skip Myslenski
September 5, 2005
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CHICAGO - Bob Huggins led Cincinnati to 399 victories, more than any coach in its history. He took the Bearcats to the 1992 Final Four, guided them to 14 consecutive NCAA appearances and five times was named national coach of the year by at least one organization. But Huggins, 51, is out after 16 se...

Powell resumes residence on campus

Josh Blair
May 14, 2005
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After a nearly two-month struggle with the university, Michael Powell is once again living on campus at Northern Kentucky University. Powell, the 20-year-old student from Louisville who was cleared of rape charges April 14, moved from a friend's house in Erlanger, Ky., where he was temporarily staying, ...

Editorial displays dominant ideology, myths

Sharon Stevens-Hearing
March 23, 2005
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Dear Editor, Steve Funaro's March 2 article in The Northerner is to be commended as a classic standard for U.S. dominant ideology supporting the class system and justifying inequality. Its ubiquitous myths and lack of facts demand debunking. It's almost scary that the author is a senior and has learned ...

Powell suspended from dormitories

Josh Blair
March 23, 2005
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Michael Powell, the Northern Kentucky University student charged with rape Feb. 24, has been denied permission to live on campus by the Dean of Students' office. Powell received a letter from the Dean of Students' office that put him on an interim suspension from university housing. This came after a C...

Stop crimes on the field

December 1, 2004
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By now, everybody in the country has to be aware of the one dark cloud that has been hanging over the sporting world in the last few weeks. Few people have not witnessed the fights that occurred either in the Indiana-Detroit NBA game or the Clemson-South Carolina college football game. Fingers are being...

Music piracy rampant on campus

Stuart MacKenzie and CJ Fryer
November 10, 2004
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Students at Northern Kentucky University will want to think twice before exchanging or downloading copyrighted music over the Internet. The Office of Information Technology (IT) sent out an e-mail to all students Nov. 4, warning them that anyone participating in file-sharing would be subject to univer...

Tires can be found for less

Josh Blair
October 12, 2004
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Too often people tell me about outrageous prices they've paid for tires. It amazes me how little they know about purchasing tires from places other than dealerships or big name tire retailers. Although tires can be costly, there are a number of ways to save money on them. It's a good idea to get a sec...

Student conduct is state issue

Allison Peryea KRT Campus
March 3, 2004
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By Allison Peryea The Seattle Times (KRT) While student leaders and administrators at the University of Washington are sometimes at odds, they can agree on one thing: Student conduct codes should not extend beyond campus boundaries. Lobbyists for both the Husky student body and the institution are ...

Money Management 101

Jennifer Grammer
March 3, 2004
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Mike BrennanMike BrennanTax season is upon us, and many students are wondering where their hard-earned money has gone. Students should know how to balance a budget, start a savings plan and understand the tax process. The Budget People lead different lifestyles, and personalized budget plans help al...

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