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Election 2020 Candidates

The 2020 General Election is Nov. 3

Billy Keeney, Design Editor

October 7, 2020

Presidential Candidates Donald Trump - Republican Incumbent Donald Trump was a former reality TV show host and NYC real estate entrepreneur before holding his first public office as the 45th president of the United States. His first term, wrought with controversy, has deeply divided the country. Hi...

Q&A: Amy McGrath discusses student debt, COVID-19, more

Amy McGrath stands in front of a small crowd and speaks.

Natalie Hamren, Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2020

Saturday morning, Kentucky Democrat Senate candidate Amy McGrath spoke with NKU students and community members about the importance of voting, her stance on issues and ways to encourage your friends to vote. The Northerner spoke with McGrath after the event and asked her about gun violence, student d...

Vaidya installed as NKU’s sixth president

President Dr. Ashish Vaidya is sworn in as NKU's sixth president by Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Michelle Keller.

Natalie Hamren and Josh Kelly

March 30, 2019

Family, friends, colleagues and students welcomed in the sixth president of Northern Kentucky University, Dr. Ashish Vaidya on Friday during his official installation. Vaidya assumed the role as president on July 1, 2018, but was formally recognized during the installation. Vaidya thanked everyon...

McConnell praises NKY court pick at NKU ceremony

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks at Greaves Concert Hall, Aug. 27, 2018.

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell espoused President Donald Trump’s pick for federal judge in Greaves Concert Hall Monday.

Sen. Mitch McConnell visits NKU, talks Supreme Court nominations, opioid epidemic

The NKU Chase Federalist Society with Sen. Mitch McConnell after his talk on campus on March 24.

Leonard Ivey, Contributor

March 25, 2016

Sen. Mitch McConnell addressed his controversial move to delay the next Supreme Court nomination and also weighed in on the national opioid epidemic when he visited NKU’s campus on March 24 to speak with the NKU Chase Federalist Society.With the passing of Justice Scalia, the Supreme Court has only ...

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