All posts by Jacob Abrahamson

About Jacob Abrahamson

Jacob Abrahamson is the current Assistant Editor-in-Chief of the Louisville Cardinal. He has worked at the Cardinal since January 2014, serving as a writer, Assistant News Editor and News Editor. He is a sophomore at the University of Louisville.
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    Renovations bring new life to Ekstrom

    Students walking into Ekstrom Library when fall classes begin may not recognize their surroundings. The first floor of the library, which opened in 1981, is set to undergo major renovations over the summer break. Most of the...

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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    Brief: Body found at The Bellamy confirmed as suicide

    By: Jacob Abrahamson & Olivia Krauth– UPDATE 6:40 p.m.: According to an LMPD spokesperson, the death has been ruled as self-inflicted. Louisville Metro Police are investigating the discovery of a body at The Bellamy apartment complex yesterday. LMPD...

    • Posted April 3, 2015
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    President brings economic message to Louisville

    President of the United States Barack Obama visited Louisville tech company Indatus on Tuesday to speak on tech jobs and the economy. His initial schedule was delayed by three hours due to news of progress on nuclear...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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    Pinto looks ahead to new role

    Speed School Dean Neville Pinto is set to take over for Provost Shirley Willihnganz when she steps down over the summer, and he is already considering what his new role will look like. Pinto, as Speed School...

    • Posted March 30, 2015
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    L-Trail moves forward with new funding

    By Adeline Wilson and Jacob Abrahamson: SGA plans for a well-lit, patrolled walking path are coming to fruition after months of planning. According to Mitchell Payne, the senior associate vice president for business affairs, construction on the...

    • Posted March 27, 2015
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    U of L announces change for licensees

    All clothing companies with a licensing agreement with U of L will have to have signed the Accord on fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh by April 30 if they want to keep their license, says a letter...

    • Posted March 27, 2015
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    SGA Update: Senate talks SAC, L Trail

    The SGA Student Senate convened at U of L’s dental school for one of its final meetings of the school year on Tuesday. The biggest topic was the proposed SAC renovations, which at this point are still...

    • Posted March 24, 2015
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  • Wayne Blackshear shoots threes during a practice session at Key Arena.
    Cards arrive at Key Arena, ready for UC Irvine

    Photos by Austin Lassell / The Louisville Cardinal

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    Editorial: Student money should go to student space

    By The Cardinal Staff: The university and SGA are once again in a conflict over the proposed renovation of the East Wing of the Student Activities Center. The plan, which was included in the 2011 Student Recreation...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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  • General Education requirements slow to change, says Provost

    Students looking forward to new general education requirements will have to wait until at least Fall of 2017, says Provost Shirley Willihnganz. “If we’re going to do this right, we don’t want to just willy nilly start...

    • Posted March 10, 2015
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