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‘Forever loved’: vigil honors student’s life

‘Forever loved’: vigil honors student’s life

Josh Kelly, Arts & Life Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

At an evening vigil for an NKU student who recently died on campus, students, faculty, alumni and community members gathered in the Student Union ballroom to remember his life.

Karamo Brown wows SU crowd with message of love, self-esteem

Karamo Brown wows SU crowd with message of love, self-esteem

Kane Mitten, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under A&L Features, Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story, Video

Karamo Brown, social activist and star of Netflix’s original series “Queer Eye” took the stage for a sold-out event in the Student Union ballroom on Monday night during NKU’s celebration of LGBTQ History Month.

GALLERY: Wil Schroder, Rachel Roberts debate at NKU Student Union

GALLERY: Wil Schroder, Rachel Roberts debate at NKU Student Union

Northerner Staff

October 3, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, Kentucky News, News

State Senator Wil Schroder and Rachel Roberts debated issues affecting everyday Kentuckians in front of over 300 attendants in NKU's Student Union Ballroom Tuesday night.

Campus Safety: How NKU police, officials prepare for the unthinkable

Campus Safety: How NKU police, officials prepare for the unthinkable

Natalie Hamren and Josh Kelly

October 3, 2018


Filed under Crime, Featured Story, National News, News

NKU uses trainings, alerts and procedures to keep students safe during active shootings and other emergencies.

Study Abroad fair gives students chance to travel the world

Study Abroad fair gives students chance to travel the world

Corinne Byrne, Contributor

September 17, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Willing to expand your educational experience outside of the borders? The Office of Study Abroad will be hosting the annual Study Abroad Fair on Sept. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom.

Can you believe? ‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown coming to NKU

Can you believe? ‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown coming to NKU

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

September 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Life, Campus Events, Featured Story

Culture expert Karamo Brown from the Netflix Original Series “Queer Eye” is speaking on campus Oct. 8.

BREAKING: Papa John’s booted from Student Union after founder’s remarks

BREAKING: Papa John’s booted from Student Union after founder’s remarks

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

July 23, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

Papa John’s is leaving the Student Union before classes resume, the president of the university announced Monday. In an email sent to the campus community, President Ashish Vaidya announced that NKU would remove the pizza franchise from campus due to recent comments made by founder “Papa” John Sch...

Police Beat week of April 18

Police Beat week of April 18

Northerner Staff

April 17, 2018


Filed under Crime, News, Police Beat

Damage to Student Union glass and reports of an employee showing up to work drunk. Here are the highlights from University Police’s weekly crime report.

SU Starbucks to close for renovations in May

SU Starbucks to close for renovations in May

Hunter Dunn, Reporter

March 20, 2018


Filed under Featured Story, News

Everyone’s favorite campus coffee spot will shut down for renovations after spring graduation. Starbucks Coffee in the SU will go through a $750,000 renovation when classes are dismissed through the summer to refurbish counters, flooring and equipment.

Police Beat week of March 14

Police Beat week of March 14

Northerner Staff

March 13, 2018


Filed under Crime, News, Police Beat

A backpack stolen, harassment in the SU, and public intoxication. Here are the highlights from University Police’s weekly crime report.

Incoming president Vaidya addresses university on diversity, finance

Incoming president Vaidya addresses university on diversity, finance

Mackenzie Manley & Sam Rosenstiel, Editor-In-Chief, Copy Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Featured Story, News

NKU’s Board of Regents named Dr. Ashish K. Vaidya as the university’s sixth president at a special meeting on Thursday.

Steak ‘n Shake a success: What restaurant will be next?

Steak ‘n Shake a success: What restaurant will be next?

Cole Grecco, News Editor

January 14, 2017


Filed under Featured Story, News

Students waited in line for nearly 30 minutes on Monday to try out the new Steak ‘n Shake, which replaced Coyote Jack’s in the Student Union. The on-campus Steak ‘n Shake features a smaller menu than the full restaurant, but still holds about 10 food items and 10 shakes. While the majority of ...

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