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Yesterday |

Turtle condo in the worksTurtle condo in the worksErlanger family...

Ivy Daniel, 11, and Kai Daniel, 9, bring Gus the tortoise outside. Their dad has been preparing wood for Gus's new terrarium.


Related Topix: Erlanger, KY, Florence, KY

Yesterday | Business Journal

NKU Chase Law + Informatics Institute founding director to leave

Jon Garon will be the new dean of the Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center effective July 1. He's currently tenured at NKU.


Related Topix: Nova Southeastern University

Friday |

NKU students pitch water-quality app at competitionNKU students pitch ...

Using a new water-quality app developed by six Northern Kentucky University students are, from left, Alexus Rice , Julie Moses , Josue Guerrero , Professor Richard Durtsche, and Nate Shields .


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law

Friday | Cincinnati CityBeat

Stage Door: Weekend Theater Picks

There are several good theater choices south of the Ohio River this weekend. The theater program at Northern Kentucky University presents a truly varied array of programming - this season has included a play by Orson Welles, the legendary musical South Pacific , Shakespeare's As You Like It and more.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Kentucky, Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Cincinnati, OH

Friday | SFGate

News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT

A jury says a former Catholic priest stricken with late-stage cancer should serve a 15-year prison sentence for sexually abusing a teenage boy at a Louisville church in the early 1970s.


Related Topix: Lexington Theological Seminary

Thu Apr 17, 2014

McArtor moves up to schools' deputy superintendent, COOMcArtor moves...

Camp Ernst Middle School Principal Eric McArtor has been named deputy superintendent and chief operating officer for Boone County Schools.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Florence, KY, Eastern Kentucky University, University of Cincinnati

Former Nku Ad Eaton to get 10-year sentence

Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 NKU SPORTS : Northern Kentucky University Athletic Director Dr. Scott Eaton shows the student body that the number one now stands for Division I as they officially announced the switch from Division II to the Atlantic Sun Conference Division I athletics during a press conference and pep rally at the school.


Related Topix: Campbell County, KY

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Business Journal

NKU gets new business dean

Rebecca Porterfield has been named the new dean for the Haile/U.S. Bank College of Business at Northern Kentucky University.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

Boone educators nominated as women of the yearBoone educators...

Outstanding Women of the Year is an award that recognizes those who have a day-to-day impact in the Northern Kentucky community, according to Lisa Raterman.


Related Topix: Kentucky

Business Journal

Nova Southeastern University names Garon law school dean

Nova Southeastern University ventured to the Bluegrass State to find a new dean for its Shepard Broad Law Center.


Related Topix: Nova Southeastern University

Fri Apr 11, 2014

'Potty Theory' Offers Advice

"Not every potty experience proceeds as planned," Goodridge-Bakst said. "Often there is an unforeseen snafu that leads to an unanticipated hitch.


Related Topix: University of Cincinnati

Wed Apr 09, 2014

People's Defender

Hannah joins Defender staff

Hannah, of West Union, has lived in Adams County nearly his entire life. He is the son of Trisha Schumacher and the late Paul "Eddy" Hannah.


Related Topix: Adams County, OH, West Union, OH, University of Louisville

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company to Host REVEL & FEAST, 4/23

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has announced their new event titled "Revel and Feast", an inspired Awards Ceremony and Celebration marking Cincinnati Shakespeare Company's 20th Anniversary Season, on April 23 - Shakespeare's 450th birthday - at Memorial Hall.


Related Topix: Xavier University

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Students flood college counseling offices

Kaela Allton is a student at Xavier University and president of Active Minds, a student- run organization to combat the stigma of mental illness.


Related Topix: Xavier University, University of Georgia Kennewsaw State, State University, AR

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Ky. orders review after questions raised about use of calculator software on statewide tests

The Kentucky Department of Education has ordered a review of how students use advanced calculators on a statewide college-readiness test, citing concerns raised by experts that the devices could be artificially inflating scores.


Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc., Jefferson County, KY

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Frank new dean of A&S at NKUFrank new dean of A&S at NKUKatherine...

Katherine Frank, currently dean of Humanities and Social sciences at Indiana University East, will be the new dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at Northern Kentucky University Katherine Frank, currently dean of Humanities and Social Sciences at Indiana University East, will be the new dean of NKU's College of Arts & Sciences.


Fri Mar 28, 2014

Erlanger native works on - Noah'Erlanger native works on -...

When a young Phillip Hoffman announced he wanted to go to California and become a director, his father, Erlanger lawyer Bob Hoffman, tried to talk him out of it.


Related Topix: Erlanger, KY, Theater, Arts

Tue Mar 25, 2014

University building projects cut from budget bya

The budget the Senate passed yesterday did not have the bonding that would have built the $97 million Health Innovation Center at Northern Kentucky FRANKFORT The budget the Senate passed Monday did not have the bonding that would have built the $97 million Health Innovation Center at Northern Kentucky University.


Related Topix: Kentucky, US Governors, Steve Beshear

Fri Mar 21, 2014

The Daily Caller

From UCSB to Dartmouth: Free speech gets torn up and run over, literally

Being offended is what happens when you have your deepest beliefs challenged. And if you make it through four years of college without having your deepest beliefs challenged, you should demand your money back.


Related Topix: UC Santa Barbara, Abortion, Kentucky, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, Missouri State University