The Northerner

How professors with children are balancing their work, personal life

Dr. Jacqueline Emerine and her son working in their converted office trailer.

Noelle Horn, Assistant News Editor

May 8, 2020

Courtney McManus The phone rings for a few seconds before being picked up by Courtney McManus, lecturer and advisor for the Visual Arts Program. In the background, there are the sounds of her three-year-old wrapping up his “lunch time temper tantrum,” according to McManus.  After she asked him ...

NKU professor named VP of World History Association

Dr. Jonathon Reynolds.

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

February 18, 2020

NKU Regents Professor Dr. Jonathan Reynolds has been elected as vice president of the World History Association, the largest world history organization. Reynolds teaches African and World History at NKU, in addition to several history courses in the Honors program. He is also a leader in historic...

Students bypass rising textbook prices

Data sourced from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Rachel Smith, Assistant News Editor

February 5, 2020

“It’s ridiculous that I’m spending $30 on a book I’m going to use in a class for one semester,” freshman computer science major Seth Mac said.  The cost of course materials is a common complaint on college campuses, but some students and programs at NKU are finding ways to undercut the...

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Jonathan Reynolds