The Northerner

Governor Bevin signs House Bill 1 into law

Governor Matt Bevin speaks at the Health Innovation Center dedication Oct. 17, 2018.

Billy Keeney, News Editor

July 28, 2019

Governor Matt Bevin joined state legislators and stakeholder groups in Frankfort, Kentucky Wednesday, July 24, to officially sign House Bill 1 into law—which was passed by the General Assembly in special session earlier that day. “We are grateful for the diligent work of fiscally responsible House and S...

SGA elections underway: Who are the candidates?

SGA elections underway: Who are the candidates?

Mackenzie Manley, Managing Editor

March 28, 2017

Three tickets are in the running for the presidential and vice presidential bid for SGA in the upcoming school year alongside other executive and senator spots on the board. Each platform addresses ideas of unity within their campaign, and navigate the issue with different lenses and processes.  The three tic...

Inside the minds of mass shooters

Dr. Kathleen O'Connor discusses the psychological factors that influence mass shooters.

Abby Anstead, News Editor

September 9, 2015

Dr. Kathleen O’Connor stands before a packed classroom, her eyes are narrow and her face is tense. Her hands hung at her side, almost as still as the atmosphere of the room.Despite the size of the crowd, the classroom was silent.“I keep hoping every time I do this, that this is going to be the last t...

BREAKING: Northern Kentucky University declares new Chief of Police

Chief of Police Les  Kachurek announced his resignation Thursday.

Abby Anstead, News Editor

August 21, 2015

Northern Kentucky University announced Friday morning that Leslie Peter Kachurek will serve as the new Chief of Police.Kachurek is currently the police chief at SUNY Alfred State University in Alfred, NY, a position he has held since 2013.“My wife and I both feel very blessed to have this opportunity...

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