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  • Julie Pace AP Editor

    Associated Press Executive Editor to Give Lecture at NKU

    Julie Pace, executive editor and senior vice president at The Associated Press, will come to Northern Kentucky University on Dec. 7 to present a lecture as part of the Six@Six Lecture Series.

  • FUEL NKU Friendsgiving

    FUEL NKU To Celebrate Annual Friendsgiving

    It’s turkey time at NKU! Northern Kentucky University’s on-campus food pantry, FUEL NKU, will host the sixth annual Friendsgiving Celebration on Monday, Nov. 20, 2023.

  •  Norse to Add More D1 Sports

    Norse to Add More D1 Sports

    NKU is excited to announce the expansion of the athletic program introducing several new sports teams to the roster. NKU’s Board of Regents voted Wednesday to add women’s stunt, men’s and women’s swimming, men’s volleyball, and men’s and women’s triathlon teams. In addition, the Norse has already begun expanding the track and field and spirit programs.

  • A photo of Dr. Terhune's class gathering for a picture in the classroom.

    Changing Hearts and Minds

    “It’s widespread and globally prevalent, but it is largely accepted and ignored. I thought this was a great opportunity to start introducing students to what ageism is."

  • A Different Approach

    "At NKU, there is a sense of 'We appreciate who you are, we value your opinion and we’re going to give you our support.'"

  • Counting on Confidence

    “That’s what I’m trying to focus on: helping students realize the great opportunity they have before they make things harder for themselves."

  • From DACA to Dreams of Management

    “It means a lot because it gives recognition to the people who have paved the way through a more diverse culture, not only as a society but in our day-to-day activities."