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Minority health counseling: Could university programs be more inclusive?

Minority health counseling: Could university programs be more inclusive?

Noelle Horn, Copy Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, Science & Health

On March 18, Student Government Association senator Jontay Brown signed a resolution that asked that NKU’s counseling services better serve its minority students. With only one in three African Americans receiving mental health care who need it, according to the American Psychiatric Association, this issue may be large...

What you missed at SGA Feb. 25

What you missed at SGA Feb. 25

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Learning LGBTQ+ etiquette In Monday’s SGA meeting, Director of NKU’s LGBTQ Programs and Services Bonnie Meyer gave a presentation aimed at better preparing students for interaction with people who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. The presentation began with the appropriate ways to refer to...

New initiatives director aims to spark engagement

New initiatives director aims to spark engagement

Kane Mitten, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life, Featured Story

Carlous Yates, NKU’s new director of African American Student Initiatives (AASI) office, is fiercely passionate about helping students—perhaps because he’s still a student himself. During the week, Yates leads the AASI office at NKU. But on his weekends, he has class at Western Kentucky University, as a seco...

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