The Northerner

Author encourages students to explore hidden pain

Claire Higgins

February 23, 2011

The taboo topic of mental health will be brought to the forefront during a special Black History Month presentation sponsored by the Office of African-American Student Affairs and Northern Kentucky University. Author, activist, social worker and entrepreneur Terrie Williams will be speaking to stu...

Editorial: AASA should push play

Jesse Call

February 16, 2011

If you keep a movie paused long enough then the image on the screen ends up being there forever. When you finally come back and push play, you might find that the image has permanently burned in and all the new scenes are always cast behind that scar. Northern Kentucky University’s Office of Afr...

Black History Month features full sleight of free events

Chuck Heffner

February 2, 2011

The Northern Kentucky University Office of African-American Student Affairs has organized a full sleight of free events to entertain and educate the campus about African-Americans for Black History Month in February. According to the schedule put out by coordinator Deborah Strahorn, lead organizer...

Still a civil rights activist

By Joe Castelli

February 16, 2009

'Those are men,' shouted Carl Westmoreland, senior advisor for historic preservation at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, while pointing to the poster behind him and leaning into the audience at Otto Budig Theater.' 'They're not out shooting each other; they're not running around wi...

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