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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    Changes coming to Fourth Street near campus

    By Jacob Abrahamson- Students traveling on Fourth Street will notice some changes in their commute soon.  Louisville Metro Public Works announced that the road will be reduced to one lane in each direction, adding bike lanes. The...

    • Posted July 24, 2014
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    Handling the competition: U of L business team places nationally

    By Lubna Hindi- Four U of L MBA students placed 3rd in the Global Venture Labs Investment Competition while presenting the TheraBracelet, a device that improves hand movement for patients who have had a stroke or experience...

    • Posted July 8, 2014
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    Floyd Street silos to be demolished

    By Jacob Abrahamson- For years, drivers coming into Louisville from the South on I-65 were greeted by 22 concrete silos owned by the Solae Company.  The silos were notable for the giant lettering on their side, which read...

    • Posted June 20, 2014
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  • Brief: U of L COB Dean steps down

    By Jacob Abrahamson- Dean of U of L’s College of Business, Carolyn Callahan, announced that she would step down from her position effective June 1 due to “personal and family reasons.” Callahan and university officials did not...

    • Posted April 28, 2014
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  • Ramsey holds budget forum

    By Jacob Abrahamson– Students may have a five percent tuition increase next year due to the statewide budget cuts to higher education. President James Ramsey discussed the potential increase and the cuts at an open forum on...

    • Posted April 18, 2014
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  • SGA President talks of year’s achievements

    By Jacob Abrahamson– Carrie Mattingly, SGA Student Body President, delivered this year’s state of the student body address on April 15. The address, which took place before a small crowd in the University Club, focused on the...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Brief: SGA holds final meeting

    By Jacob Abrahamson– The SGA Student Senate held its annual banquet and final meeting of the year on April 15. The evening began with the presentation of awards to various SGA members for their services this year. ...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • SGA confirms new chief justice

    By Jacob Abrahamson– SGA Senate confirmed Ben Shepard as the next Chief Justice of SGA Supreme Court after only one person dissented his election. His term began immediately after the vote went through. SGA President Carrie Mattingly...

    • Posted April 3, 2014
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    TWLOHA founder visits campus

    By Jacob Abrahamson– Non-profit organization To Write Love on Her Arms (TWLOHA) brought its message to U of L students on March 26. Founder Jamie Tworkowski sat down with the Cardinal to share the story of TWLOHA...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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    SGA Chief Justice resigns amid senate debate

    Chief Justice of the SGA Supreme Court, graduate student Brandon McReynolds, has resigned after five years of service to SGA.  His resignation is the result of a recommendation for impeachment from the SGA Development Board, who heard...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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