Philosophy students, faculty divided over new philosophy courses

T.J. Gossard, Staff Writer
March 28, 2014
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Philosophy Club hosted a Curriculum Council Summit on February 19, where impassioned students met with faculty to discuss the possibility of adding three classes into the curriculum: environmental ethics, history of modern philosophy and history of ancient philosophy. While little opposition is being... Read more »

Campus trustees to oppose guns on campus

Thomas Hansen, News Editor
January 30, 2014
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The NIC board of trustees voted a majority opposition to a newly introduced state senate bill in a special session yesterday. Senate Bill 1254 was introduced Monday in Boise, and would allow the carrying of firearms by retired law enforcement officers and holders of Idaho's enhanced concealed weapons... Read more »

Debt Task Force Report

Thomas Hansen, News Editor
October 7, 2013
Filed under Campus Politics

A report on the results of the debt task force was given at the Board of Trustees meeting Sept. 25. Graydon Stanley, vice president of student services, gave a report on the changes in the debt load of students after changes were made to the way financial aid and loans are awarded. Stanley said... Read more »

NIC selects new Dean of General Education

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster
September 4, 2013
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Meet your new ASNIC Vice President: Joshua Brands

Meet your new ASNIC Vice President: Joshua Brands

Thomas Hansen, Staff Writer
May 6, 2013
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Meet your new ASNIC President: Benaiah Cheevers

Meet your new ASNIC President: Benaiah Cheevers

Thomas Hansen, Staff Writer
May 6, 2013
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Consistent with his term as a senator, new ASNIC President Benaiah Cheevers is very interested in getting students more involved on campus. “What motivated me initially to get involved in student government, was how much NIC has impacted me throughout my life,” Cheevers said. “As a student I... Read more »

ASNIC President Chris Deane says goodbye to NIC

ASNIC President Chris Deane says goodbye to NIC

Thomas Hansen, Staff Writer
May 6, 2013
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ASNIC election results in

ASNIC election results in

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster/News Editor
May 6, 2013
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Board of trustee motion causes controversy

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster/News Editor
May 6, 2013
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After making a legally questionable motion, the board of trustees was forced to void an action regarding faculty tenure at a recent meeting. ... Read more »

Getting to know your senator: Robert Mertens

Nick Marcou, Staff Writer
March 5, 2013
Filed under Campus Politics, Most Recent

Robert Mertens could be considered a truly dedicated man. A native to the area, Mertens was originally born in Spokane, WA, and moved to the Coeur d’Alene area when he was five. Now 36, Bob lives in Rathdrum, ID and is currently the oldest of the ASNIC senators. “It is very interesting and... Read more »

American Indian Student Alliance receives $10,000

American Indian Student Alliance receives $10,000

Andrea Jackson, Staff Writer
February 9, 2013
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The American Indian Student Alliance presented a $10,000 check for matching grant at a Board of Director’s meeting Jan. 7. The $10,000 grant is matched by the American Indian Education Foundation, totaling $20,000 for the Che’nshish Scholarship. The Kootenai Tribe gave the club $2,000 that... Read more »

New ASNIC senators selected

Christina Villagomez, Webmaster/News Editor
February 3, 2013
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ASNIC President Christopher Deane announced today the names of the three new senators to join the board. Robert Mertens, Nehemiah Musonda and Olivia Burkett will be sworn in at the next ASNIC meeting. “I corroborated [on the decision] with my Pro-Tempe, Benaiah [Cheevers], and the vice president,”... Read more »