All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • Drexel professor discusses China’s urbanization problems

    By Kyeland Jackson —  China’s booming urbanization movement foreshadows potential economic problems, according to a Drexel professor. Presenting in Ekstrom library March 23, professor Richard Dilworth revealed his findings in a presentation discussing China’s future through the lens of...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Warm weather welcomes crime to campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — While spring break may have been relaxing for some, criminal activity bustled on and around campus. University of Louisville Police reported 11 criminal acts over break. Among those were two robberies occurring within...

    • Posted March 20, 2016
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    Robbery reported on Belknap Boulevard

    By Kyeland Jackson — A robbery occurred on Belknap Boulevard at around 4 a.m. March 16 according to a rave alert. University of Louisville Police responded to the situation. No arrests or suspects have been made at this...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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    Robbery occurs near campus PNC Bank

    By Kyeland Jackson — Louisville Metro Police responded to a robbery at the corner of South Fourth Street and Cardinal Boulevard March 12. The armed robbery occurred in the parking lot of the PNC bank at 7:50...

    • Posted March 12, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L Foundation loses $66.2 million

    By Kyeland Jackson — The U of L Foundation finance committee reported a loss of $66.2 million in its endowment to President James Ramsey, Board of Trustees Chair Larry Benz and U of L Foundation members today. Director of...

    • Posted March 7, 2016
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  • Latinos’ status in Louisville discussed in forum

    By Kyeland Jackson — More than 100 city leaders, students and citizens gathered to learn about the status and future of Latinos in Louisville March 5. Despite October’s Sombrerogate and the diversity talks that followed, President James...

    • Posted March 6, 2016
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    U of L Hospital backs out of Planned Parenthood pact

    By Kyeland Jackson — Management for the University of Louisville hospital decided to cancel a pending agreement with Planned Parenthood. The agreement would have provided services to Planned Parenthood patients with abortion complications. KentuckyOne Health, the management of U...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Undocumented students face hurdles for education

    By Kyeland Jackson– More than 20 student and faculty gathered to discuss immigration and the lives of undocumented students Feb. 25. Gathering in the old SAC game room, two previously undocumented students and an immigration lawyer led...

    • Posted February 27, 2016
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  • Threlkeld response favors reputation over students

    By Kyeland Jackson — After a semester of controversy, scandal and questionable actions from university administration, another issue of race has surfaced. The reports of racial issues in Threlkeld were confirmed by university administration and students this week. Racially-based...

    • Posted February 21, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Juvenile offenders often suffer great injustice, dean says

    By Kyeland Jackson– A&S dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard lectured on the injustice of the juvenile prison system Thursday, saying, “A lot of the criminal justice system is oriented towards punishment and retribution.” She discussed the history of the...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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