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Paperboy to president
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Paperboy to president

After 22 years of presidential leadership at North Central University, Anderson’s leadership era will come to a close at May’s end: an era marked by extensive property expansion, enrollment fluctuation, and spiritual and academic integration.

23 Anderson ‘Victory Maxims’
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23 Anderson ‘Victory Maxims’

The chapel felt like a living room today as everyone leaned in, listening intently to the final wisdom of a man who served as leader for 22 years. With almost every seat full, President Gordon Anderson preached to the North Central community for the last time preceding his retirement. Telling stories about his family, ministry and marriage, Anderson...

Student transported out of Praise Gathering after experiencing a seizure
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Student transported out of Praise Gathering after experiencing a seizure

Updated Feb. 23 at 2:44 p.m. Hospital personnel transported a student out of Praise Gathering tonight after he experienced a seizure. North Central Security members were also on the scene. At 10:57 p.m. on Feb. 22, the individual who requested to remain unnamed, was wheeled out of the lower north section of the Trask Word and Worship...

Letter from the Editor: Give Trump a chance to succeed
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Letter from the Editor: Give Trump a chance to succeed

President Trump has been in office for nearly three weeks, and his approval ratings are low enough to make anyone concerned. Trump’s weekly approval rating following his first two weeks averaged 45 percent, according to Gallup data. Previous presidents in recent history have seen significantly higher ratings in the February after their first inauguration: Barack Obama sat...

Elliot apartments to see change in residency
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Elliot apartments to see change in residency

Elliot apartments no longer available for student rental following current contract agreements Next academic year, the Elliot apartments will no longer be available for student housing, according to an email distributed on Jan. 31, 2017 by Don Tucker, North Central’s vice president for academic affairs, and Todd Monger, executive director of student development. The apartments...

Top 15 finals week confessions
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Top 15 finals week confessions

At the end of last semester, North Central students took to Facebook to depict their finals week struggles using the hashtag #finalsweekconfessions. The following are the top 15 posts: Dear Netflix, of course I’m still watching. And now I have to emerge from my homework mountain to find the remote. Stop judging me. #finalsweekconfessions —Gabrielle Pearson...

Top 10 opinion pieces of 2016
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Top 10 opinion pieces of 2016

Here are the most popular opinion pieces published by The Northerner in 2016: Mass incarceration’s harmful impact on American society Prison begins a process of dehumanization and projects a label that does not fade after terms are served. The economic hurdle incarceration embodies is heart breaking, yet society remains callous toward it. Abortion: an enraging...