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Outside the Center for Student Inclusiveness office located in SU 304.

What NKU is doing to support trans and queer students on campus

Braden White, Editor-in-Chief May 2, 2023

After the recent passage of Kentucky Senate Bill 150, some students and staff on campus are concerned about what the future could hold for support of LGBTQIA+ students. However, some places on campus are...

VIDEO: Celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month

Zoey Desmond, Cameron Hollstegge, and Abby Murphy October 11, 2022

LGBTQA+ services are hosting a series of events to celebrate LGBT History Month this October! These events aim to inform people about the important history of the LGBTQ community and celebrate their identity...

Dr. LaVette Burnettes headshot for the university.

‘Visible, consistent and to build community’: NKU’s new LGBTQA+ Programs director discusses goals

Braden White, Editor-in-Chief June 4, 2022

Previously coordinator of diversity, equity and inclusion at Gateway Community and Technical College, LaVette Burnette was named the next director of LGBTQA+ ​​Student Initiatives earlier this...

Students prepare to march at the end of Take Back the Night.

NKU celebrates the strength of survivors with 2022 Take Back the Night

Mildred Nguyen, News Editor April 8, 2022

Kalimah Johnson’s voice resounded through the University Center 375 ballroom as she recited from Lucille Clifton’s 1993 poem “won’t you celebrate with me,” proudly and powerfully, to a rapt...

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