All posts by Megan Brewer

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  • Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom, Board of trustees, David Grissom
    It’s time to give David Grissom the boot

    By Megan Brewer —  The University of Louisville has had a rough few years. Overspending from a former president, being on academic probation for nine possible accreditation violations and a recent scandal including bribe money and the men’s...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • Universities: Stand up to Bevin

    By Tucker Warren —  In a speech at a higher education conference, Governor Matt Bevin suggested Kentucky universities should consider making cuts to their arts departments. Bevin said many of these programs are “not helping to produce that...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • university of louisville
    Wait, who are you? U of L searches for next president in secret

    By Megan Brewer —  U of L’s presidential search that is set to begin soon is going to be kept confidential. Students and staff won’t know who is running for president of the university. The board of trustees...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • It Poster, movie, horror, scary
    Cardinal staff: Does “It” deserve the hype?

    By Staff — Director Andy Muschietti’s “It” remake has swept the movie scene, holding the number one spot in the box office two weeks after its release and earning more than $371 million worldwide. The Cardinal staff reviews...

    • Posted September 23, 2017
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  • TLC, The Louisville Cardinal, Newspaper
    University budget cuts means cuts to student organizations

    By Megan Brewer — Over 45 years of being independent and up to $40,000 to $60,000 in advertising from the president’s and provost’s office ends soon for The Louisville Cardinal. Under former president James Ramsey, the university overspent, leaving U...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Student Opinion
    DeVos is right to replace the Dear Colleague Letter

    By Megan Brewer — On Sept. 7, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced she wants to replace the “Dear Colleague Letter” set in place by the Obama Administration in 2011. The  letter is  a set of guidelines that...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Immigrants need help, not DACA

    By Kirstin Lee —  While my heart goes out to these kids who are now living with the fear of deportation, I have to agree with what former California congressman Sonny Bono said, “What’s there to talk...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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  • Joseph Lyell
    Students feel uneasy on campus

    By Caroline Strack — The city of Louisville has been my home for the past 20 years. I know which streets are one-way and which streets have the best parking. I also know which areas of town...

    • Posted September 11, 2017
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  • President Trump’s transgender ban has no room at U of L

    By Megan Brewer — In recent tweets, President Donald Trump announced a ban of transgender individuals in the military. Trump’s three tweet announcement stated that the reason for the ban was that the military “cannot be burdened...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom, Board of trustees, David Grissom
    U of L’s Board of Trustees lacks transparency

    By Megan Brewer — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Aug. 10 to create a special committee for litigation. Of the 13 trustees, two voted against the special committee and one member abstained. SGA president Vishnu...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
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