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The Search For Our President

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NKU Recognized as an Environmentally Responsible College

Northern Kentucky University has been featured in the 2023 Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges.

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NKU Board of Regents Announces Framework For Presidential Search

The Northern Kentucky University Board of Regents approved the next steps in the selection process for its next permanent president.

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    Beating the Odds on Broadway

    “Being unique and realizing what sets you apart from everyone else is something that you have to hold onto.”

  •  Andrea Shiverdecker

    Wear the Hat Better

    “I've been really trying to show, my passion for my field, developing great research projects, getting students out there, educating people. And, you know, I love it. I love what I do. I love going out there and sharing the nerdiest things in the whole world with people.”

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    Forging Paths to Success

    "I wanted to marry the fields of education and social work. I believe that the social system’s perspective of treating the whole student is important in higher education or any kind of educational institution.”

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