We live in an era of internet-based crime, cyberwarfare, identity theft, and a cyberbullying phenonmenon that causes 160,000 students to stay home from school each day. In this issue of NKU Magazine, you can discover a number of simple ways to protect yourself, your children, your privacy, and your data.

You'll also read about the complex legal issues surrounding liability and risk in the NFL and other professional sports, a globe-trekking alumnus who's fighting animal trafficking in sub-Saharan Africa, and details for the upcoming Alumni Weekend and Homecoming celebrations.

From the latest in groundbreaking research and University news, to upcoming events, Norse Athletics, and alumni updates, NKU Magazine is your way to stay connected to the campus, ideas, and experiences shared by more than 60,000 NKU alumni and friends around the world. Available in print, online, or on the app.

Enjoy, and Go Norse!