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NKU President Ashish Vaidya is departing from presidency on Dec. 19, 2022.

UPDATE: What’s next for NKU, why Vaidya’s set to leave – Board of Regents Chair speaks

Emily Sisk, News Editor November 22, 2022

NKU may be lucky to have an interim president lined out by the beginning of 2023, according to Board of Regents Chair Rich Boehne. While the board plans to move as quickly as possible over the next...

Presidential Ambassadors promote the fundraiser in the Student Union.

President For a Day fundraiser: Revival of a tradition

Killian Baarlaer, Arts & Life Editor October 27, 2022

After a multiple-year hiatus, the President For a Day fundraiser has returned, offering a student the chance to step into the shoes of NKU President Ashish Vaidya for a day, and giving him a chance to...

President Ashish Vaidya spoke at the Spring Forum on April 27.

President’s Spring Forum: Semester highlights, budget, enrollment and challenges for fall

Mildred Nguyen, News Editor April 28, 2022

At the Spring Forum held April 27 in the Student Union ballroom, President Ashish Vaidya discussed highlights of the Spring 2022 semester, addressed budget and enrollment, and offered a look toward the...

SGA Presidential Debate: diversity, mental health, allyship

SGA Presidential Debate: diversity, mental health, allyship

The Northerner hosted the 2021 SGA Presidential debate Tuesday night on Facebook Live. Candidates Aliya Cannon and running mate Chris Roat and candidates Jackson Coates and running mate Rebecca Noel debated...

Senator James Renton.

Senator James Renton

Natalie Hamren, Editor-in-Chief February 19, 2021

James "Jimmy" Renton, freshman music education major.  The Northerner: Why did you vote the way you did? Why do you think impeachment was brought up? James Renton: "It was quite a [sic] emotional thing...

Jacob Weis wearing a yellow NKY athletic uniform

Senator Jacob Weis

Rachel Smith, News Editor February 19, 2021

Jacob Weis, junior communications major The Northerner: Why did you vote against impeachment at Monday's SGA meeting? Jacob Weis: "I was actually one of the people who was part of the Student Advocacy...

Senator Trevor Abraham.

Senator Trevor Abraham

Rachel Smith, News Editor February 19, 2021

Trevor Abraham, second-year NKU student, psychology major The Northerner: I understand that you voted against the impeachment of President Lauren Goodwin. Could you elaborate on why you voted the way...

Aliya Cannon wearing a blue pants suit.

Senator Aliya Cannon

Madison Plank, News Editor February 19, 2021

Aliya Cannon, social work major TN: Why did you vote the way you did? Aliya Cannon: “I voted the way that I did on Monday because violations were in the Constitution by President Goodwin, and she also...

Karla Arango taking a selfie.

Senator Karla Arango

Madison Plank, News Editor February 19, 2021

Karla Arango TN: Why did you vote the way you did? KA: “I voted yes in terms of the impeachment because for one, I wrote the impeachment. But more importantly, I feel like even if I didn’t have the...

Senator Jude Ampfer

Senator Jude Ampfer

Madison Plank, News Editor February 19, 2021

Jude Ampfer, sophomore marketing major TN: Why did you vote the way you did? JA: “Well, the points that really harmonized for me, were, you actually look at the Constitution, okay? When you actually...

Kaitlin Minniefield sits on a chair in front of an NKU sign. Shes wearing a white shirt with black dress pants. Her hands are crossed on her lap.

Senator Kaitlin Minniefield

Madison Plank, News Editor February 19, 2021

Kaitlin Minniefield, sophomore biological sciences major TN: Why did you vote the way you did? KM: “I voted the way that I did because I don't think that President Goodwin has fulfilled her campaign...

The 2020 General Election is Nov. 3

Computer malfunctions, absentee ballots: How NKU students voted

Noelle Horn, Josh Kelly, and Rachel Smith November 3, 2020

Sydney Kramm Sydney Kramm, freshman Visual Communications Design major, voted by mail in her first election.  Kramm said she voted by mail because she feels it’s the safest option for her. “I...

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