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What you missed at SGA April 8

What you missed at SGA April 8

Billy Keeney, Copy Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA, WYMASGA

Student Government Association Vice President Matt Frey began Monday’s meeting in President Hannah Edelen’s absence as she attended a special meeting with the Board of Regents. Chief of Staff Jake Anderson presented the first readings of three resolutions. Resolution One: Sustainability Senator Kimberly Sparks ...

What you missed at SGA April 1

What you missed at SGA April 1

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

April 2, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA, WYMASGA

Senator Brynn Cahal presented her resolution for the second time during Monday’s meeting. The resolution is focused on helping students with food insecurity by creating a program similar to Swipe Out Hunger. Swipe Out Hunger summarizes their mission in three easy steps: students donate extra meal sw...

Debate 2019: SGA candidates on diversity, funding cuts and more

Debate 2019: SGA candidates on diversity, funding cuts and more

Sam Rosenstiel and Natalie Hamren

March 21, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News, SGA

Watch the full SGA 2019 Debate hosted by The Northerner on facebook.com/northernermedia. Candidates for NKU student body president and vice president stumped for their campaigns Wednesday night at The Northerner’s annual Student Government Association Debate. In front of student constituents, three tickets d...

What you missed at SGA Mar. 18

What you missed at SGA Mar. 18

Billy Keeney, Copy Editor

March 19, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Senator Jontay Brown presented the second reading of his resolution asking the university to “provide preemptive, adequate and effective health counseling services to minority students.”

Changing perspective: Hannah Edelen’s road to success

Changing perspective: Hannah Edelen’s road to success

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

March 7, 2019


Filed under News

SGA President Hannah Edelen had a challenging high school experience, but managed to overcome the roadblocks. Looking back, she reflects on her past, present and where the future will take her.

‘Out of my comfort zone’: student finds new passions by getting involved

‘Out of my comfort zone’: student finds new passions by getting involved

Brooke Smith, Reporter

March 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Life

Student Shayla Delamar wants to keep inspiring African American students across campus and beyond.

Who’s running for NKU SGA president, VP?

Who’s running for NKU SGA president, VP?

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

March 7, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

At the time of this report, three sets of candidates are running for Student Government Association’s top jobs. Meet the presidential candidates and their platforms (in alphabetical order by last name), and make an informed decision when you go to vote on March 27 and 28. Barnes & Craig: ‘Choose Change’ J...

SGA Election ‘19: First president, VP candidates announce on Twitter

SGA Election ‘19: First president, VP candidates announce on Twitter

Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Two sets of candidates announced their bids for Student Government Association president and vice president Wednesday

What you missed at SGA Feb. 25

What you missed at SGA Feb. 25

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Learning LGBTQ+ etiquette In Monday’s SGA meeting, Director of NKU’s LGBTQ Programs and Services Bonnie Meyer gave a presentation aimed at better preparing students for interaction with people who identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. The presentation began with the appropriate ways to refer to...

What you missed at SGA Feb. 18

What you missed at SGA Feb. 18

Josh Goad, Assistant News Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under News, SGA

President makes executive orders SGA President Hannah Edelen started her report by announcing two executive orders that will go into effect immediately. “They’re just for accountability purposes, they’re nothing more than what [SGA] are doing,” Edelen said. The first executive order m...

What you missed at SGA Feb. 11

What you missed at SGA Feb. 11

Josh Goad, Assistant New Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under SGA

On Feb. 11, SGA hosted the directors of university housing and business operations, who both gave presentations. SGA student senate was also excited to vote on a new resolution aimed at extending library hours. Library hour extension Senators Noelle Brooks and Zachary Dichtl presented their resol...

Student Government Association: How does it work?

Student Government Association: How does it work?

Chelsea Livers Gowdy, Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

With 30 Senate members and an Executive Board of 10, Student Government Association is a dedicated, hardworking student-run organization that advocates for NKU students. “SGA does a lot of great things for this university, a lot of fun things and difficult things,” said Matt Frey, vice presid...

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