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Thank you for attending the 2021 Homecoming and Alumni Weekend! #NKUHC2021

2021 Homecoming and Alumni Weekend Events


Black History Month 2021 Keynote Speaker Angela Davis

February 16, 2021

A celebrated activist, educator and author, Dr. Angela Davis has been deeply involved in movements for social justice around the world through her activism and scholarship over any decades. Her work as an educator – both at the university level and in the larger public sphere – has always emphasized the importance of building communities of struggle for economic, racial and gender justice.

Video courtesy of the Office of African American Student Initiatives



Making Teaching Public

Wednesday, February 17 - Thursday, February 18, 2021

NKU Faculty across campus opened their virtual classrooms for two days only. Thank you to everyone that virtually attended classes in 2021.

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Making Teaching Public


Branding Yourself

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Thank you for joining Black Alumni Council for “Branding Yourself” – a virtual experience facilitated by Shawn Walker, Recruiting and Brand Manager with The Kroger Co.



The "Virtual" Black Norse Experience

Friday, February 19, 2021

The Black Alumni Council partnered with the NKU National Pan-Hellenic Council to host the “BlackNorse Homecoming Experience” - a night that showcases black excellence from students, alumni, business owners, community partners, faculty and staff. Thank you for attending!



Virtual Pep Rally 

Saturday, February 20, 2021

Check out the Virtual Pep Rally featuring NKU basketball coaches, cheerleaders, dance team, Alumni Board and Council Presidents, a special appearance from Victor and more!



NKU Norse vs. Wright State Raiders

Friday, February 19 and Saturday, February 20, 2021

The NKU Men's Basketball team defeated the Wright State Raiders on Friday night 81-75 and lost on Saturday night 77-71.


Basketball Game



Expo + NKU

Thank you to our partners at EXPO for bringing custom NKU Homecoming + Alumni weekend experiences straight to your doorstep! Alumni and friends got geared up for game time with an NKU Spirit Box, a custom craft beer tasting experience from Dead Low Brewing, and your own personal chili cook-off with ingredients & tutorials from Tablespoon Cooking Co!


Expo Spirit Box
Deadlow Brewing
Black Owned Shirts


Student Homecoming Events

Tuesday, February 16 through Saturday, February 20, 2021

The roaring twenties were back with a number of student events during Homecoming week!

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Student Homecoming Events