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What to do (8/20)

What to do (8/20)

Corinne Byrne, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 21, 2019

Victorfest: The Big Event | August 21 | Griffin Hall front lawn | 6 p.m. Games, live music and more can be found in front of Griffin Hall starting at 6 p.m. It’s gonna be, well, big.  NKU Night at the Florence Freedom | August 22 | Florence Freedom Ballpark | 5 p.m. Head over to Student ...

What to do Aug. 22-28

What to do Aug. 22-28

Josh Kelly, Assistant Arts & Life Editor

August 22, 2018

Check out the cool on-campus happenings and events around Greater Cincinnati this week:

10 things to do during Welcome Week

This year's Victorfest will take place Aug. 18- 29.

Emily Osterholz, Cole Grecco, A&L Editor, Asst. A&L Editor

August 14, 2016

We know you're not ready for class to start. We're not either -- so we compiled 10 things to do during Victorfest that will help you make the most of Welcome Week.  Thursday, August 18Welcome Picnic You’ll need to fill up before an evening full of games and fun activities! Students and their families can...

YouTube phenom visits NKU

Katie Smolkovich, Contributor

August 26, 2014

YouTube phenomenon Judson Laipply, known for the early YouTube favorite “Evolution of Dance,” made his Victorfest debut on Aug. 22 as part of his Evolution of Dance tour. At the height of its popularity, “Evolution of Dance” was the most viewed video in YouTube’s history. Now a comedian an...

Fresh Fusion closes out the first week of classes

Brittany Smart, Staff Reporter

August 26, 2014

The smell of hot pizza wafts through the heavy humid air as blaring music and laughter echoes off the university walls as the annual Fresh Fusion begins late Friday afternoon. Another noise, an almost rhythmic metal clamor reverberates through the parking lot by Loch Norse and attracts a crowd of...

Victor Fest service day benefits the community

Lizzie Kibler, Staff Reporter

August 25, 2014

Students gathered in the bottom floor of the James C. and Rachel M. Votruba Student Union at 11:30 AM on Saturday for the Victor Fest Day of Service event. 200 students signed up to help out and meet other students, according to Alex Collins, Americorp Vista volunteer coordinator. “Freshmen dominate the eve...

Hypnotist returns as Victor Fest favorite

Dale K returned to Victor Fest bringing his hypnotist act to the stage. Student's filled the SU ballroom to witness the show Tuesday night.

Kiana Berry, Contributer

August 20, 2014

NKU students were hypnotized on Aug. 19 and shared in the spirit of NKU in the most popular event of Victor Fest 2014, the hypnotist Dale K. “Every year, Dale K is the biggest event of Victor Fest,”  Anna DiFrank, director of Membership for the Activities Programming Board said.“It’s a great w...

Bad Veins pump new life Into Victor Fest

Bad Veins pump new life Into Victor Fest

Lizzie Kibler, Staff Reporter

August 18, 2014

By the entrance to the new intramural fields, a stage stood decorated with illuminated mason jars, an old green princess telephone, and a tape recorder named Irene. Freshmen and current students crowded the fields in anticipation of a band that was new to most of them. Benjamin Davis and Jake Bonta too...

Victorfest promises new and returning students a week of fun

Victorfest promises new and returning students a week of fun

Andrea Carter, Contributing Writer

August 15, 2014

New and returning students alike can kick off the school year by attending any one of the exciting events that will take place during Victorfest. Victorfest is NKU’s weeklong schedule of events beginning August 16th that is meant to spread school spirit to everyone. Grab your mustaches and start...

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