Events @ NKU and in the Community



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School of the Arts Discovery Series: Wade Davis
February 2016

  • When: TBD
  • Where: TBD
  • What: National Geographic's 2000-2013 Exlporer-in-Residence, Wade Davis, will discuss his experiences with cultural and social issues.
  • Registration required
a celebration of the first-year experience

A Celebration of the First-Year Experience

  • When: March 16, 2016 @ 7pm (light reception begins at 6pm)
  • Where: Student Union Ballroom
  • What: Each spring the Office of First-Year Programs honors Outstanding Freshmen (nominated by their UNV 101 instructors) at this celebration. Other individuals who are honored at this event include: Outstanding UNV 101 TA, Outstanding UNV 101 Instructor, Friend of FYP, Book Connection Contest winners, and the Study Abroad Scholarship recipient. 
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Doc Hendley Returns to NKU!

Student Presentations: Alternative Spring Break Trip to the Dominican Republic:

  • When: TBD
  • Where: TBD
  • Who: Everyone!

Wine to Water Fundraising Event:

  • When: 4-6pm   
  • Where: Local bar, brewery, or winery!   
  • Who: Anyone 21 or over who wants to hang with Doc and raise some money for Wine to Water!

Signature Speaker Event: Doc Hendley

  • When: 7pm    
  • Where: Campbell County Public Library: Newport Branch  
  • Price: Free
  • More Info
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School of the Arts Discovery Series: Chris Johns
April 2016

  • When: TBD
  • Where: TBD
  • What: Former Editor in Chief of National Geographic and current Chief Content Office for the National Geographic Society, Chris Johns, will discuss media and photojournalism.
  • Registration required
ALD Induction

Alpha Lambda Delta (ALD) Induction Ceremony

  • When: April 3, 2016 @ 2pm
  • Where: Student Union Ballroom
  • What: First-year students who have achieved high academic marks are honored and inducted into ALD during this spring ceremony. Contact ALD advisor Tracy Hart with questions. 
Major Minor Fair

Major/Minor Fair

  • When: October 2016
  • Where: Student Union Ballroom
  • What: The Major/Minor Fair is an opportunity for students to interact with various academic departments and support offices to promote discussions about future academic and career goals.