All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • U of L alumni bring experience to Derby

    By Kyeland Jackson — Yearly, the Kentucky Derby thrills spectators from around the world. While fans wager and don their best Derby hats, Louisville alumni don media passes and provide coverage for the most exciting two minutes of sports. Photography...

    • Posted May 7, 2016
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  • Backside Chapel supplies food and clothing to workers

    By Kyeland Jackson — A cross perched on the chapel peers across the barns and stables. Hours before the sun peeks over the twin spires of Churchill Downs, workers will rise for another day of work. They...

    • Posted May 6, 2016
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  • A “yuge” narrative: My first political rally

    By Kyeland Jackson — Suddenly, just as we were about to settle for a risky spot moments after witnessing a poor soul have their car towed, it appeared. Like a light out of the darkness, the clouds...

    • Posted May 5, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: TLC bringing three-day coverage for Derby weekend

    By Kyeland Jackson — Prepared for The Kentucky Derby? Join The Cardinal’s top writers, photographers and video crews as we cover the people, fashion, horses and stories of Thurby, Oaks and Derby. Join us on Instagram (@thecardinalnews), Twitter (@thecardinalnews)...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: U of L investigation stalled by late reports

    By Kyeland Jackson — Kentucky State Auditor Mike Harmon reported U of L and the U of L Foundation are late in giving documents needed for his investigation. Originally reported by WDRB, Harmon cited documents that were...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Faculty senate shows confidence in Ramsey

    By Kyeland Jackson — A majority of faculty senate members voted in-confidence for U of L President James Ramsey, according to a poll reported during their meeting today. Out of 60 members, 33 voted in-confidence, 24 voted...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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    Judge halts Confederate statue removal

    By Kyeland Jackson — A Jefferson County judge temporarily blocked the removal of the Confederate statue at U of L via a restraining order signed this morning. As of Monday afternoon, workers were still at the site,...

    • Posted May 2, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Bevin allows university representatives a vote on BOT

    By Kyeland Jackson — Fixing an error in legislation, Governor Matt Bevin signed a bill allowing U of L constituencies to vote on the position of board of trustees chair. The Faculty Senate, Staff Senate and Student Government...

    • Posted April 28, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    New business center aims for efficiency

    By Kyeland Jackson — Adhering to the 21st Century Initiative, a business operations center will be coming to the Belknap Campus. Chief Operating Officer Harlan Sands hopes the plan will streamline business and encourage efficiency. Presenting in the Chao...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    A&S to pilot new community service app

    By Kyeland Jackson — Arts & Sciences is piloting a new application for recording community service. Called MobileServe, the app allows administration and users to record hours, publicize service, post pictures and interact with others in community service both locally...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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