The Northerner

NKU receives $2 million in grants for student success

The TRiO program provides enhanced personal, academic and financial support for over 200 Pell-eligible, first-generation or disabled students at NKU.

Rachel Smith, News Editor

August 20, 2020

NKU received approximately $2 million in federal grants to be distributed over the next five years, administration announced in an email earlier today. It is the largest amount of federal funding to be awarded across the commonwealth, and the grants will be directed toward supporting long-term stude...

Fall Fest showcases organizations and impact of student engagement

Students walk through the plaza during Fall Fest.

Alyssa Weber, Contributor

September 13, 2019

College can be a confusing time in anyone’s life, between the newfound independence, hectic schedules and homework assignments that never seem to end. However, getting involved on campus can make a world of difference. On Wednesday afternoon, students gathered along Student Union Plaza to speak about their organizations and the impact involvement has had on their college experience.

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