The Northerner

Election 2020: What you need to know

Students have until Oct. 5 to register to vote in the 2020 General Election.

Natalie Hamren, Editor-in-Chief

October 7, 2020

Election day is Tuesday, Nov. 3. Here’s what you need to know. Are classes held on election day? No, the University is closed and there are no classes on Election Day—Tuesday, Nov. 3. Since most classes are held online, however, you still may have work due on that day. Check with your professors a...

NKU students on why they’re voting for Biden

The Democratic Party's animal, a donkey. Colored in red and blue.

Rachel Smith, News Editor

October 7, 2020

Creative writing major Sarah Bryant said she has voted in every single election ever since she turned 18. Now 23, she was initially discouraged because of the current pandemic. Diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS), she is considered at “high-risk” and cannot safely vote in person like she ...

The Northerner’s Election Guide

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Northerner Staff

October 7, 2020

The 2020 General Election is approaching. Make sure you're ready to vote by educating yourself on the candidates, requesting an absentee ballot or planning to hit the polls. The Northerner created an election guide to educate students about the presidential candidates, Election Day common questions...

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