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What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

What you missed at SGA Oct. 8

Chris Robertson, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association welcomed NKU President Ashish Vaidya for a talk shop meeting, and members discussed how they could improve their relationships with students.

What you missed at SGA Sept. 24

What you missed at SGA Sept. 24

Ryan Clifton, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association discussed its 2018-19 budget and learned of a new initiative to establish roundtable discussions with the student body at SGA’s Monday meeting.

What you missed at SGA Sept. 17

What you missed at SGA Sept. 17

Ryan Clifton, Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Kentucky News, News, SGA, WYMASGA

Protesters descended on Student Government Association’s Sept. 17 meeting to rally against the appointment of a justice accused of using derogatory language by a former SGA senator and former justice. Two state senators also spoke about university funding, and SGA passed a resolution for veterans.

Honors College launches in Founders Hall

Honors College launches in Founders Hall

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

The second floor of Founders Hall is home to NKU’s newest college: the Honors College. Once serving to bridge the gap between disciplines and creating advanced curriculum for both students and faculty, it has been deemed an important component in NKU’s future successes.

What you missed at SGA April 23

What you missed at SGA April 23

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

SGA carried out its first meeting with the new 2018-19 assembly, appointed committee chairs and passed an honorary resolution in celebration of NKU’s 50th anniversary. Here’s what you missed at SGA on April 23.

Students, parents rally for campus childcare with UC takeover on the table

Students, parents rally for campus childcare with UC takeover on the table

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

April 20, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

One week after students and staff rallied against state budget cuts, two dozen students marched outside the Student Union to save the Early Childhood Center, a program slated to close June 1 due to budget pressures that have existed since 2015.

Who’s running for 2018-19 SGA president?

Who’s running for 2018-19 SGA president?

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

March 28, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Student Government Association’s spring election season comes to a close this week; voting for senators and executive positions is March 28-29, and results will be announced outside of SGA’s office in the Student Union Friday at noon.

RECAP: SGA candidates debate for the student body vote

RECAP: SGA candidates debate for the student body vote

Josh Kelly, Reporter

March 24, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

All four Student Government Association presidential candidates and their vice presidents worked to turn the upcoming student body vote in their favor. In front of a crowd of about 35, students gathered for the Thursday night debate on topics that ranged from statewide and university budget challenges, making the campus better for under-represented minorities and handling issues of sexual misconduct.

What you missed at SGA March 19

What you missed at SGA March 19

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

March 20, 2018


Filed under News, SGA

The Student Government Association was given an overview of NKU’s Quality Enhancement Plan and appointed a justice at their Monday meeting. Here’s what you missed at SGA on 3/19.

What you missed at SGA March 12

What you missed at SGA March 12

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

March 13, 2018


Filed under News, SGA, WYMASGA

The Student Government Association received updates on approaching budget cuts and passed a resolution to increase student awareness of public speakers on campus.

Fourth candidate in race for SGA president

Fourth candidate in race for SGA president

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

March 12, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

With a little over two weeks until the election, the race for student body president added a fourth candidate. Junior organizational leadership major Samantha Marcum announced her campaign for Student Government Association president on Monday.

‘You have a place here:’ NKUnity centers on self-segregation in Norse Nation

‘You have a place here:’ NKUnity centers on self-segregation in Norse Nation

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter and Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Campus Events, Featured Story, News, SGA

The second NKUnity event focused on self-segregation, or the tendency of students to close themselves off to those of different racial and cultural backgrounds.

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