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What’s coming to streaming in October

From left to right: The DaVinci Code (Prime), Her (Netflix), Monsterland (Hulu), Deaf U (Netflix)

Josh Kelly, Managing Editor

September 27, 2020

Netflix: Her, Spike Jonze, 2013 (10/1) The Academy Award-winning futuristic romantic, science fiction, drama, comedy, which has strangely become more realistic since its 2013 release, Her is officially arriving on Netflix. The film follows Theodore Twombly, (Joaquin Phoenix) a recluse who finds co...

What’s coming to streaming in September

Corinne Byrne, Arts & Life Editor

September 5, 2020

Netflix Away (9/4) Say “I” if you’ve considered leaving Earth this year. This crew of astronaut’s treacherous three-year mission to Mars might have you reconsidering your trip on Elon Musk’s next rocket launch. Heart-breaking yet romantic, “Away” serves as a catalyst for that much-nee...

The best TV shows to binge while stuck at home

From left to right, top to bottom: Screencaps from

Kane Mitten and Northerner Staff

April 13, 2020

The Northerner editors list the best shows to watch while we're all stuck inside.

What’s coming to streaming in March

From left to right: Westworld, FIght Club, Luther, There Will Be Blood and Ozark.

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

March 4, 2020

Feeling lucky this month? If you’re a fan of some of Netflix’s most famous originals returning this month, or of any of FX’s series, you might be. Spring break is coming up, and weather forecasts aren’t looking too great, so it’s time to get out from all the rain and stay inside to spend break catching up on new seasons of old favorites.

What’s coming to streaming in February

From left to right: Say Anything, Punch Drunk Love, Blade Runner, The Farewell, To All The Boys 2: P.S. I Still Love You.

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

February 1, 2020

It’s February, and love is in the air. Whether you’re cuffed and happy or single and bored, there’s plenty of new, exciting movies and TV shows to enjoy regardless of your relationship status. Snuggle up with a blanket (or two or three) and get ready to relax. With a new month comes new additions to stre...

What’s coming to streaming in November

What’s coming to streaming in November

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

November 7, 2019

Don’t you love Cincinnati’s weather? We went from 80 degrees to 40 degrees in about a week’s worth of time. With these chilly temperatures, it’s the perfect time to snuggle up under a blanket and binge-watch some of the new shows available. Netflix, especially, is having a killer month, with ...

What’s coming to streaming in October

What’s coming to streaming in October

Kane Mitten, Arts & Life Editor

October 1, 2019

Fall is supposed to be here, but you wouldn’t know it yet judging by the 90-degree forecasts for the first week of October. Regardless of the weather, there’s always time to chill out on the couch and watch some TV; and, in keeping with the Halloween season, there’s a killer slate of new, original content and classic slasher movies coming your way this month on streaming.

What’s coming to streaming in September

What’s coming to streaming in September

Kane Mitten and Billy Keeney

September 2, 2019

The school year is now in full swing, and with it comes the endless amounts of procrastination and ‘I should totally be doing something else right now’ moments that every student goes through. With a new month comes new additions to streaming services, so read on below to find out what Netflix, Hulu,...

What’s coming to streaming in August

What’s coming to streaming in August

Kane Mitten and Billy Keeney

August 3, 2019

Find a new binge-watching obsession with new titles from Netflix, Hulu, the Criterion Channel and more.

Karamo Brown wows SU crowd with message of love, self-esteem

Karamo Brown of Netflix's

Kane Mitten, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018

Karamo Brown, social activist and star of Netflix’s original series “Queer Eye” took the stage for a sold-out event in the Student Union ballroom on Monday night during NKU’s celebration of LGBTQ History Month.

Can you believe? ‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown coming to NKU

Karamo Brown is the culture expert on the Netflix reboot of “Queer Eye.”

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

September 16, 2018

Culture expert Karamo Brown from the Netflix Original Series “Queer Eye” is speaking on campus Oct. 8.

Netflix and procrastinate: the art of binge-watching in college

Erica Bowen watches her favorite show on Netflix. She often takes breaks from studying to enjoy online shows.

Mackenzie Manley, Assistant News Editor

February 23, 2016

It’s a familiar scene in the modern college climate; a student lounges in the library or perhaps a café, their face illuminated by a computer screen streaming their favorite show, and earbuds closing them off from outside noises, in order to take a break from studying.  In a survey conducted by Netflix...

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