The Northerner

Organization helps international students find second home

Many members of WISH feel as if WISH has become a second home for them.

Alyssa Weber, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

January 30, 2020

It has been three and a half years since senior criminal justice major Nahawa Ada Sesay has gone home to Sierra Leone to see her family. However, because of the NKU organization Welcoming International Students Home (WISH), Sesay has found her second family.

Saudi student population set to vanish

Hathal Alroqi is from Saudi Arabia and is studying at NKU through the King Abdullah Scholarship Program. He is one of the last students that will attend NKU through the program.

Carrie Crotzer, Editor-in-Chief

April 20, 2016

When students begin rolling back onto campus in the fall, there is one minority group that will be significantly lacking in number. Formerly able to study anywhere in the world courtesy of a government scholarship, Saudi Arabian students will now be restricted to studying at the top 100 universities i...

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