All posts by Jacob Abrahamson

About Jacob Abrahamson

Jacob Abrahamson is the current News Editor of the Louisville Cardinal. He has worked at the Cardinal since January 2014, serving as a writer and Assistant News Editor. He is a sophomore at the University of Louisville.
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    Student assaulted near campus

    A female student walking near the corner of Fifth and Lee streets was assaulted and transported to Sts. Mary and Elizabeth hospital on Wednesday at 3 p.m., according to a Belknap campus safety bulletin. The student was...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
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    Brief: SGA E-Board begins budget process

    The Executive Board of SGA, which is composed of all college council presidents, began the 2015-2016 budget process on Tuesday night. This 2015-2016 total council budgets will be increased to $165,000 from the current $145,000.  This $20,000...

    • Posted September 16, 2014
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    U of L increases security on campus

    By Jacob Abrahamson and David Cissell: U of L officials have announced a plan to increase security on the Belknap and HSC campuses in response to recent criminal activity.  The main provision in the plan is the...

    • Posted September 16, 2014
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    Increased bike traffic leads to overcrowded bike racks

    By Dalen Barlow: The University of Louisville has more students than ever that currently bike to campus, but it has led to a decrease in the availability of bike racks on campus. The university installed new bike racks...

    • Posted September 15, 2014
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    U of L Dental School receives donation

    By Jacob Martin: Dr. Wayne and Sue Mortenson will donate $5 million, the largest donation in Dental School history, to create an endowed fund for the University’s School of Dentistry. The announcement came August 29.  Funds will go...

    • Posted September 13, 2014
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    Brief: SGA Passes Safety Resolution

    The Student Government Association(SGA) Senate unanimously passed a safety resolution at their meeting on Tuesday night. The resolution is designed to ensure that SGA President Monali Haldankar will continue working with U of L Administrators to increase...

    • Posted September 9, 2014
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    Brief: Campus hires more police and security officers due to increased concern

    According to an email from the President’s Leadership Team, four additional police and four additional security officers are being hired for increased security on the Belknap and Health Sciences campuses.  In addition, hiring of off-duty LMPD officers...

    • Posted September 9, 2014
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  • Student dining overwhelmed as semester begins

    By Raquel Wolter Whether you’re a freshman, returning student, or faculty member, it’s hard to miss the enormous amount of students inhabiting campus this year. The Quad looks fuller, classes are overflowing, and lines are longer. McAlister’s...

    • Posted September 7, 2014
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    Alcohol, bikes and computers: Urban living 101

    By Lucas Logsdon Quick, what’s the serial number for your computer? Are you planning to throw a party in your new apartment? Thinking about commuting to school on a bike? While speaking with Major David James, director...

    • Posted September 6, 2014
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    No suspects found in student stabbing

    By Lucas Logsdon As of Friday, no one has been charged in the investigation of the abduction and stabbing of a University of Louisville student, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokesperson Dwight Mitchell. According to ULPD...

    • Posted September 6, 2014
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