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The 2020 Homecoming and Alumni Weekend was a success because of you! Check out a recap of Alumni Awards, Northern Taste, the Homecoming Basketball Game, and Black Alumni Homecoming.

Alumni Awards Dinner and Celebration

The 2020 Alumni Awards Dinner and Celebration had nearly 500 people in attendance. Greg Neal, Jill P. Meyer, Bob A Heil, Alyse Bender Hoffer, and Dr. Jessica Averitt Taylor were honored as our award recipients.

See their stories in the videos below.

Photo Album


Homecoming and Alumni Weekend Events


Northern Taste

NKU Alumni and friends gathered together in the Braxton Beer Garden inside BB&T Arena prior to the Homecoming Basketball Game to enjoy samples from local eateries and reconnect.


Thanks again to our vendors City Barbeque, Raising Canes, Dead Low Brewing, Strong's Brick Oven Pizzeria, Skyline Chili, Penn Station East Coast Subs, and Savor.




Black Alumni Homecoming



Homecoming Basketball Game



Homecoming Basketball Game

NKU defeated Detroit Mercy 84-65 in front of a crowd of over 6,200 including over 1,100 students.




Black Alumni Council Homecoming


The Black Alumni Council held an outstanding weekend of events.  The weekend started on Thursday with a meet and greet, followed on Friday by the Step Show and alumni after party.  On Saturday, the Black Alumni Council organized a tailgate before the Homecoming Basketball Game.  The weekend was capped off with a Sunday brunch at The Gruff with special honoree Carlous Yates.




Black Alumni Homecoming