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NKU announces that classes will move online amid coronavirus concerns

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Billy Keeney, News Editor

March 11, 2020

Due to the nationwide outbreak of coronavirus, known officially as COVID-19, NKU announced that spring break will be extended through Saturday, March 21, and a majority of instruction will transition to online, according to a campus-wide email from President Ashish Vaidya. Beginning March 23, NKU will shift to alternative instruction, moving face-to-fa...

Forbes ranks NKU on list of top U.S. colleges

NKU's Health Innovation Center.

Daniel Jones, Contributor

August 30, 2018

Northern Kentucky University has once again been named a top college in Forbes’ annual  ranking of 650 total public and private U.S. colleges.

Women’s soccer lose heartbreaker to UC in ‘Riverboat Rivalry’

Keeper Emily Lohmann (00) reacts after letting in a goal during overtime in the game against UC.

Aric France, Contributor

August 28, 2018

This marks the third year in a row the Bearcats defeated the Norse by a score of 1-0.

Childcare: UC center steps in to save NKU daycare

In this file photo, Audrey Wilson works with some of the students at the Early Childhood Center.

Natalie Hamren, News Editor

June 28, 2018

University of Cincinnati’s childcare center has partnered to take over the Early Childhood Center on campus, NKU announced Thursday. Without a bid, the center was slated to close in June.

Norse fall in final game of double header to lose series

Charlie Jerger gave up seven runs in game 3 of the series against UC

Christopher Decker, Sports Editor

March 25, 2017

The NKU baseball team fell to the Cincinnati Bearcats on Saturday afternoon, dropping the weekend series with UC two games to three. Game three was originally suppose to be played on Sunday, but the weather forecast for Sunday afternoon forced a double header Saturday. The Norse fall to 8-13 on the se...

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