The Northerner

NKU nursing student died during weekend

Kelsie Small was a nursing student at NKU.

Josh Kelly, Managing Editor

May 13, 2020

Nursing student Kelsie Small died in a shooting in Louisville over the weekend, according to Courier Journal. The shooting occurred early Saturday May 9. Courier Journal reported Small was pronounced dead in the University of Louisville hospital. The other victim in the shooting received serious in...

Nursing students provide healthcare for underserved regions

Jennifer Hunter, director of the Nursing Advocacy Center for the Underserved.

Caitlyn Helton, Contributor

November 18, 2019

Nursing students are volunteering at the Nurse Advocacy Center for the Underserved to give free medical care to people who previously didn't have it.

Health Innovation Center boasts modern classrooms

Caylee Duncan demonstrating how to use the X-ray machine on Emma Huff in the HIC.

Sirena Cunningham, Contributor

September 13, 2018

After 12 years of planning and construction, the new Health Innovation Center opens its doors to students and provides a new home to the College of Health Professions. It took five different efforts to get the funding from the general assembly, said Mary Paula Schuh, director of campus planning. ...

Junior nursing major always on the run the balancing act of studies, social and sports

Junior nursing major always on the run the balancing act of studies, social and sports

Brad Bishop, Staff writer

September 5, 2013

NKU cross country runner J.J. Webber is used to running. Whether it is running on the track or running to his next class, J.J. is always in a hurry. Webber is a junior at NKU and has been one of the most successful runners in the Atlantic Sun Conference over the past two seasons. He is ranked second...

Hospital simulation “first of its kind” at NKU

Kerry Skiff, Contributing writer

April 26, 2013

The College of Health Professions brought together three of its disciplines on Apr. 11 for an inter-professional simulation that placed students in a mock hospital environment. Students from the nursing, radiologic technology and respiratory care programs participated in an hour-long simulation while their ...

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