The Northerner

Sports Business Club celebrates 10 years

Matt Spaulding, Contributing writer

March 28, 2013

April 12 event set to host speakers, networking for students and alumni The Sports Business Club will celebrate its 10th anniversary with an event at the Bank of Kentucky Center on April 12. Students, alumni and those working in the industry will gather to meet and catch up with old acquaintances. ...

Across the University January 25

January 25, 2012

NKU nonprofit director honored The Northern Kentucky University Small Business Development Center director was recently accepted into the Kentucky Small Business Development Center’s 2011 Million Dollar Loan Club. Carol Cornell was inducted because she secured at least $1 million in loans for the...

Students and pros compete for best app

Students and pros compete for best app

Tara Derington, Staff writer

January 18, 2012

ver the weekend, more than one hundred entrepreneurs gathered in Griffin Hall’s Digitorium to design their own companies and pit them against each other in an event known as Startup Weekend, which stopped by Northern Kentucky University on its journey around the world. “Startup Weekend is an intense...

Prof. brought fun to accounting

Cassie Stone

February 23, 2011

She taught accounting to a rock-n-roll beat. She helped raise money for high school drum corps and winter guard. And, in place of a mortarboard cap, she always wore a sequined beret to the commencement ceremonies. “Scottie was beautiful because she embraced life fully,” said Daniel W. Kent, dir...

Recent grad offers career advice

Rich Vos

February 9, 2011

Future entrepreneurs of NKU: Last year, I graduated from NKU with a B.A. in political science and since then have started my own business, opening CrossFit Hustle, the premier strength and conditioning facility in Northern Kentucky. There is so much needed to operate a successful business; I thought...

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