12:18 pm
Sat November 1, 2014

1840s schoolhouse gets 21st Century makeover

This old schoolhouse is getting a high-tech facelift.
Tana Weingartner WVXU

A little known building on Northern Kentucky University's campus is getting a major upgrade... but most people barely know the building exists at all.

Sitting atop a hill across from the school library, next to the honor's building, is a small log cabin. When you talk to students, however, almost no one know what the cabin is or where it came from.

Brian Hackett knows the building's secrets. He's the director of NKU's Public History Program.

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1:00 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Cirque du Soleil returns to the Bank of Kentucky Center

Cirque du Soleil returns to the Bank of Kentucky Center on the campus of Northern Kentucky University on October 16-19 for six performances of its arena show, Varekai. Paul Bannerman, one of Varekai’s current and original musicians, is on the phone with Lee Hay to provide a preview for this musical-acrobatic-aerobatic-theatrical showcase.

Northern Kentucky University
1:00 am
Fri August 22, 2014

A preview of the NKU Theater season

NKU’s Theater Department has a full calendar of productions this school year, and sharing all those details with Jim Stump is the department’s assistant chair, Mike Hatton.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed August 20, 2014

How to make that first semester of college a successful one

  It'’s an exciting time of year, here in town and all across the country as students are heading off to college. For many, this will be their first time being on their own. But mixed in with the excitement are some fears and concerns, for both students and parents. According to American College Testing (ACT), more than one out of four freshmen don'’t return to the same college for their sophomore year. Some transfer, some take a break, and many never return to school.

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed July 30, 2014

A new study details the economic impact of Northern Kentucky University

  Greater Cincinnati is home to many outstanding colleges and universities. They not only provide educational and cultural benefits, they also have a tremendous impact on our economy.

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