The Northerner

Lecture showcases classic novel through new lens

Onyinye Uwolloh speaks on

Noël Waltz, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Tremendous things happen when you step away from the safe and familiar. The interdisciplinary format of the honors college encourages students to think beyond their majors, a test that can lead to great discoveries. NKU Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement hosted Moby Dick through a Nigerian...

Author gives NKU taste of new book, ‘The Traveling Feast’

Author gives NKU taste of new book, 'The Traveling Feast'

Noël Waltz, Contributor

August 24, 2018

It is common for writers to write eulogies of their favorite mentors when they pass away, but Bass stated the sadness of the fact that those who pass do not get to hear or read those kind words. “Of course I don’t just say, ‘I’m going to tell you how nice you are before you die,’ but that was kind of what it was."

Scripps’ Six@Six kicks off sixth year with AP editor speech

David Scott, Associated Press

Matt Sexton, Reporter

October 9, 2015

Wednesday’s speech by AP national political editor David Scott began the sixth year for the Six@Six series.“The purpose of the series is to focus on the research, creative work and passions of our NKU community,” Collette Thompson, coordinator for the Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement said.Thom...

Brown family shares life stories with NKU

Scripps Howard Center hosted Northern Kentucky Forum moderated by Dr. William Landen (left) speaking with Gov. John Y. Brown (center right) and his son (right) and grandson (center left) speaking about public service.

Carrie Crotzer, Sports Editor

December 5, 2014

The "Kennedys of Kentucky" stopped by NKU last night to engage with the 60 member audience discussion topics ranging from entrepreneurship to politics. The family, consisting of three generations of John Y. Browns, gained notoriety across the state for their dedication and service to the community in which ...

Across the University 9/20/2012

September 19, 2012

History honor society wins best chapter award again Northern Kentucky University’s Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society recently received the organization’s Best Chapter Award. Phi Alpha Theta has received the award 20 times in the past 21 years. To promote student interest and love of history,...

Student organization campaigns for Romney

Student organization campaigns for Romney

Kaity Galanos, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2012

During this election year one student organization, College Republicans, is actively campaigning for 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney, but also focusing on getting students to vote, regardless of the candidate. College Republicans are collaborating with the Scripps Howard Center for Civic Engagement...

Peace Corps celebrates 50th and encourages students

Claire Higgins

March 2, 2011

Northern Kentucky University and the Cincinnati Area Returned Volunteers (CARV) are celebrating the Peace Corps' 50th anniversary by encouraging students to get involved and use the corps to their advantage after graduation. On March 1, 1961, John F. Kennedy officially created the Peace Corps as ...

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