Northern Kentucky University

Northern Kentucky University gets new president

BY: - September 14, 2023

Northern Kentucky University announced a new president on Wednesday who previously spent 14 years as a communications professor there.  Cady Short-Thompson is NKU’s seventh president and was voted upon unanimously Wednesday by the Board of Regents.  “I am ecstatic to return home to NKU, where my professional journey began, and to give back to the […]

Breaking the stigma: PTSD is complicated — and isolating

BY: - July 6, 2023

This story discusses suicidal ideation and sexual assault. If you or someone you know is contemplating suicide, please call or text the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988. If you’ve been sexually assaulted, you can call the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network helpline at 800-656-4673 or chat with someone from RAINN online at  […]

NKU faculty seeks open presidential search, accountability for budget deficit

BY: - May 8, 2023

Northern Kentucky University’s Faculty Senate passed a resolution last week that seeks, via a statement, to improve the relationship with the university’s board of regents but also heavily criticizes the board for its role in the public university’s $25 million deficit that has led to staffing and program cuts. “There is some criticism in that […]

Northern Kentucky University sets up search for new president amidst gloomy financial picture

BY: - March 16, 2023

The Northern Kentucky University Board of Regents took several big steps Wednesday to select a new president after its budget officials outlined financial woes that may lead to higher tuition and student services fees. The board hired at an undisclosed amount a firm to conduct a national search for a new president and appointed a […]