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Valentine’s Day: Editor’s ideas for cheap, free last-minute plans

Valentine's Day: Editor's ideas for cheap, free last-minute plans

Northerner Staff

February 14, 2019

Need some ideas for how to spend Valentine's Day weekend? Whether you're in a couple or loving the single life, here are some cheap and free ideas for what to do around campus from our editors: "As my girlfriend and I met in college, we have yet to go back to her (booming) hometown of Columbus together. ...

Planetarium’s ‘Dying with the Stars’ shows how spooky space can be

'Dying with the Stars' will have two more shows Friday Oct. 26 and Saturday Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.

Noelle Horn, Contributor

October 25, 2018

From the ceiling of the tomb of the great Senenmut of Egypt to the explosive tombs of stars in space, Haile Digital Planetarium’s Halloween special, "Dying with Stars," takes its viewers on a journey from Earth to the heavens. All, of course, with a spooky twist. Planetarium director Christa Speigh...

NKU observatory sends students across the cosmos

Dr. Nathan De Lee demonstrating how telescopes work at the Schneider Observatory.

Owen Treolo, Reporter

October 22, 2018

This past Saturday, Northern Kentucky’s Halie Planetarium reopened the Schneider Observatory. The ceremony was tied into NASA’s International Observe the Moon Night. The 1,000-square foot observatory, located on the roof of Founders Hall, was named after NKU alumni Julie and David Schneider. I...

Weekend planetarium shows smash attendance records

Haile Planetarium hosts free Friday night shows through the month of June.

Maria Dossett, Arts & Life Editor

June 8, 2018

Looking for something to do on Friday nights this month? Try looking to the stars.

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