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Spring forum: Vaidya talks new plans, budget and enrollment

Spring forum: Vaidya talks new plans, budget and enrollment

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

April 22, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News

President Ashish Vaidya hosted a spring forum Thursday, April 18, to a crowd of staff, faculty and students alike. Vaidya talked briefly about enrollment, the 2020 fiscal year budget and upcoming university initiatives. “If there is anytime in higher education that is the worst time to do some...

Five questions with the sixth president

Five questions with the sixth president

Natalie Hamren and Josh Goad

April 1, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News

He's traveled the world, taught at universities around the country and now that he's arrived at NKU, do you truly know Dr. Ashish Vaidya? The Northerner: Throughout all your travels, what’s been your favorite food? Dr. Ashish Vaiyda: "We are foodies, my family; we are food snobs ... we have extremel...

Pensions: Bills could freeze NKU’s payment or help school leave system

Pensions: Bills could freeze NKU’s payment or help school leave system

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, Kentucky News, News

Another spring, another pension crisis. Universities across the commonwealth could soon feel the strain of Kentucky’s underfunded state retirement system through sweeping budget cuts. But as the legislative session draws to a close, two new bills are aimed at solving the pension quandary. One...

GALLERY: FUEL NKU moves to new home in Albright Center

GALLERY: FUEL NKU moves to new home in Albright Center

Northerner Staff

February 12, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, Science & Health

FUEL NKU, the university's on-campus food pantry, has moved into a larger space in Albright Health Center 104.

NKU food pantry growing, moving to Albright Center

NKU food pantry growing, moving to Albright Center

Northerner Staff

November 16, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

FUEL NKU, the on-campus food pantry for students, is about to get much, much bigger.

Student dies in campus residence hall

Student dies in campus residence hall

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

An NKU student died on campus Friday night, university officials and the county coroner confirmed.

Health Innovation Center: Bevin, Vaidya cut ribbon at dedication

Health Innovation Center: Bevin, Vaidya cut ribbon at dedication

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News, Science & Health

The governor, state and NKU officials dedicated the Health Innovation Center on Wednesday.

GALLERY: U.S. 27 project groundbreaking at campus entrance

GALLERY: U.S. 27 project groundbreaking at campus entrance

Northerner Staff

October 18, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, Science & Health

NKU officials broke ground Thursday on the site of a new medical office building that will house regional healthcare providers at the entrance to campus.

What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

Chris Robertson, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association welcomed NKU President Ashish Vaidya for a talk shop meeting, and members discussed how they could improve their relationships with students.

Board of Regents combat enrollment dip, form student success team

Board of Regents combat enrollment dip, form student success team

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

September 15, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Enrollment is down by an estimated 4 percent this semester and that has affected our spending for the same period. President Ashish Vaidya believes by recruiting and retaining 540 students NKU can make up for this.

‘That could’ve been me’: NKU reacts to Cincinnati shooting

‘That could’ve been me’: NKU reacts to Cincinnati shooting

Sam Rosenstiel, Nicole Browning, Natalie Hamren, and Josh Kelly

September 6, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Crime, Featured Story, National News, News

Cincinnati Police confirmed four people were killed during an active shooter incident at Fifth Third Center on Fountain Square Thursday.

McConnell praises NKY court pick at NKU ceremony

McConnell praises NKY court pick at NKU ceremony

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, National News, News

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell espoused President Donald Trump’s pick for federal judge in Greaves Concert Hall Monday.

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