The Northerner

Across the University 2/29/2012

February 28, 2012


Filed under News

Fraternity brother named “Tau 2 Watch” by national chapter Northern Kentucky University student and Alpha Tau Omega member Jeff Weckbach was recently named a Tau 2 Watch by the national ATO fraternity chapter. Weckbach is a senior political science, economics, criminal justice and philosophy major...

Students Compete for Best Solution

Students Compete for Best Solution

Karli Wood, Editor-n-chief

February 22, 2012


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

At approximately 8 a.m. Feb. 18, around 30 students and eight local organizations met in the Griffin Hall Digitorium to kick off MashComm36. The event, the first of its kind to be held by Northern Kentucky University, allowed students 36 hours to find solutions to problems that the organizations were...

Students challenged to find solutions in 36 hours

Students challenged to find solutions in 36 hours

Ryan Cahill, Contributing writer

February 15, 2012


Filed under Featured Story, News

Northern Kentucky University students have the opportunity to help local businesses and organizations in a high-intensity 36-hour Griffin Hall event the weekend of Feb. 18. In the first-ever MashComm36, sponsored by the department of communication and the College of Informatics, students majoring in...

How ‘green’ is Griffin Hall?

Courtney Pugh, Contributing writer

January 25, 2012


Filed under News

Since the first semester of operation for Griffin Hall in August 2011, students, faculty and staff of Northern Kentucky University’s College of Informatics continue to experience unexplained issues within the state-of-the-art construction. Prolonged problems with lighting, air conditioning and classroom...

Can you hear me now?

Kyung mi Shim and Kyung mi Shim

November 30, 2011


Filed under News

College is full of challenges. Most students struggle with money and classes, but nearly everyone on Northern Kentucky University’s campus struggles with getting cell phone reception. Sometimes making arrangements for lunch with friends is a challenge when students cannot get enough bars to receive...

NKU battles increasing class sizes

Danielle Wesley

February 16, 2011


Filed under News

One of the biggest factors in a student’s decision in choosing a college is the university’s average class size. One of Northern Kentucky University’s main marketing points is small classes that average about 24 students. But Northern Kentucky University students have noticed class sizes inc...

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