NKU http://wvxu.org en Too many or too few lawyers depends on where you live - how law schools are addressing this http://wvxu.org/post/too-many-or-too-few-lawyers-depends-where-you-live-how-law-schools-are-addressing <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>You'’ve probably heard the saying, “"Nobody likes a lawyer, until they need one.”" Joke writers and comics like to say there are too many lawyers, and in some cities in the United States, that is now the case. But in many parts of the country, people in need of a lawyer can'’t find one. This imbalance is causing legal system delays in some areas, while making it difficult for lawyers to find work in others. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:02:14 +0000 Mark Heyne 29265 at http://wvxu.org Too many or too few lawyers depends on where you live - how law schools are addressing this D-Day: 70 Years Later http://wvxu.org/post/d-day-70-years-later <p></p><p></p><p><em><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></em></p><p><em><strong>“Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months.” </strong></em></p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 09:00:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 27611 at http://wvxu.org D-Day: 70 Years Later Former NKU Athletic Director sentenced to 10 years http://wvxu.org/post/former-nku-athletic-director-sentenced-10-years <p>Former Northern Kentucky University Athletic Director Scott Eaton pleaded guilty Thursday afternoon in Campbell County Circuit Court to stealing more than $311,000 from the school.&nbsp; He's been ordered to repay the university and has agreed to serve the maximum sentence of ten years in prison.</p><p>Eaton was charged with theft by unlawful taking for diverting&nbsp; university funds for his own use.&nbsp; He was fired in March 2013 for having inappropriate relations with four university employees and a student.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:53:46 +0000 Ann Thompson & Mark Heyne 25600 at http://wvxu.org Former NKU Athletic Director sentenced to 10 years NKU is now part of the National String Project, offering affordable instruction http://wvxu.org/post/nku-now-part-national-string-project-offering-affordable-instruction <p>The <a href="http://musicprep.nku.edu/"><strong>Northern Kentucky University Music Preparatory Department</strong></a> is one of the newest members of the prestigious <a href="http://musicprep.nku.edu/stringproject.html"><strong>National String Project</strong></a> consortium, a nationally recognized coalition of sites offering affordable, quality stringed instrument instruction at colleges and universities across the United States. Frank Johnson welcomes <strong>Dr. Holly Attar</strong> and <strong>Dr. Amy Gillingham</strong> from NKU to talk about this program and how students and the community can join in.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:00:25 +0000 Frank Johnson 23800 at http://wvxu.org NKU is now part of the National String Project, offering affordable instruction NKU now tobacco free http://wvxu.org/post/nku-now-tobacco-free <p>Northern Kentucky University is now tobacco free.</p><p>The university approved the policy a year ago and it took effect January 1.</p><p>Spokesman Chris Cole says the policy is more than just a smoking ban.</p><p>"It includes e-cigs, smokeless tobacco, chew, dip, any tobacco or tobacco-simulating product," says Cole. "It's a pretty comprehensive tobacco free campus policy."</p><p>Cole says the university has been preparing for the change for a year. Signs have been posted around campus. Previously designated smoking areas have been removed.</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:00:13 +0000 Tana Weingartner 21392 at http://wvxu.org