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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.

Off to the races: first student body president candidates announce on Twitter

Off to the races: first student body president candidates announce on Twitter

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

Two sets of candidates announced their run for student body president and vice president on Monday.

OPINION: Why I advocate for Kentucky universities

OPINION: Why I advocate for Kentucky universities

Hannah Edelen, Contributor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, Opinions, SGA, Viewpoints

Hannah Edelen, secretary of public relations for NKU’s Student Government Association, joined hundreds of others across the Commonwealth on Tuesday at the state capitol to rally for higher education and stand against proposed budget cuts. Here’s why she advocates.

SGA rallies against state cuts in Frankfort

SGA rallies against state cuts in Frankfort

Blake Girlinghouse, Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News, SGA

After Gov. Matt Bevin’s recommendation to cut NKU’s funding on Jan. 16, the Student Government Association still hopes to arrive with the matched ferocity of 2017’s event.

“Norse Blvd”: SGA requests to name connector road

“Norse Blvd”: SGA requests to name connector road

Sam Rosenstiel, News Editor

January 9, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News, SGA

NKU’s Student Government Association passed a resolution on Monday to name the connector road “Norse Boulevard” at their first meeting of the semester.

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