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.
  • SGA
    Incoming top four talks elections, plan for future

    After three weeks of campaigning and a five-hour trial, the SGA election is over. Victoria Allen won with nearly 57 percent of the vote over opponent Philip Moore. “I’m extraordinarily humbled,” said Allen. “This feels like the type...

    • Posted March 1, 2015
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    Pitino addresses Chris Jones situation

    This is a follow up to this original story. Rick Pitino, coach of U of L’s men’s basketball team, held a press conference Feb. 26 to discuss the last days of former point guard Chris Jones’s tenure at...

    • Posted February 27, 2015
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    SGA elections come to close, Allen declared winner

    After a three weeks of campaigning and a five-hour trial, the SGA election is over. Victoria Allen, the candidate from Keep it Cardinal, won with nearly 57 percent of the vote over opponent Philip Moore of 21lou....

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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    Unofficial SGA election results

    All results are unofficial. Winners are in bold. Student Body President: Victoria Allen – 887 Philip Moore – 681.775 Executive Vice President: Caitlin Durgin - 845.35 Kevin Grout – 662 Academic Vice President: Katy Ashby – 646 Alexander Stewart –...

    • Posted February 24, 2015
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    U of L announces closing, students pressure administration

    2:00 p.m. University officials had student concerns and the weather forecast in mind when they decided to cancel classes today. “We originally had a delay to 10, but looked at the forecast and reevaluated,” U of L spokesperson...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    U of L delays Wednesday classes

    U of L has announced that all classes that end before 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18 will be cancelled. Louisville is expected to get 1-2 inches of snow overnight, and temperatures will be in the teens...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    1969 Cardinal article sheds light on PAS predecessor

    This story was originally written by Doug Magee and printed in the September 19, 1969 issue of The Louisville Cardinal. It is printed here exactly as it was written in The Cardinal. Black Studies was a predecessor to the...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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    Louisville closes for second day in a row

    The University of Louisville has announced that it will be closed on Tuesday, February 17 due to Monday’s snow storm. According to spokesman Mark Hebert, the Physical Plant believed it impossible to clear the campus enough for...

    • Posted February 16, 2015
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    Snow watch: U of L cancels classes for Monday

    Updated 12:47 p.m.: Students expecting a night of apprehension can sleep easy tonight: U of L announced classes will be canceled on Feb. 16. “We knew there was a big storm coming and it would have been...

    • Posted February 15, 2015
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    Cupid doesn’t discriminate, neither should you

    By Patty Cowley– When I sat down to write about Valentine’s Day and hetero-normativity for this op-ed, I found myself surprisingly stuck. Most of my adult life has been dedicated in some part to the LGBT community....

    • Posted February 13, 2015
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