All posts by Olivia Krauth

About Olivia Krauth

Copy Editor at The Louisville Cardinal.
  • SGA update
    Tirumala to be next SGA President

    By Olivia Krauth– Vishnu Tirumala will be the next Student Government Association President after beating Georgie Sook in a run-off election, according to unofficial election results. Tirumala will be joined by running mate Sarah Love, who beat...

    • Posted March 10, 2017
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  • Photos show conservative PAC hosted SGA candidate

    By Olivia Krauth– After denying rumors of outside support last week, photos surfaced of SGA Presidential candidate Georgie Sook and former running mate Kyle Bilyeu at an activist retreat ran by conservative PAC Turning Point USA. According...

    • Posted March 9, 2017
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  • opinion
    Sook maneuvers to limit the Cardinal

    By Olivia Krauth– Last week, in the middle of the first round of Student Government Association voting, SGA Presidential candidate Georgie Sook sued against fellow presidential candidate Vishnu Tirumala in SGA court. The Cardinal, to my surprise, laid...

    • Posted March 8, 2017
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  • SGA update
    Tirumala, Sook to face off in SGA run-off

    By Olivia Krauth– After an unprecedented number of candidates and votes, the 2017 Student Government Association election cycle will end in multiple run-off elections. Vishnu Tirumala and Georgie Sook will face off for the office of SGA...

    • Posted March 6, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA candidates deny rumors of PAC support

    By Olivia Krauth– Some Student Government Association members worry outside political action committees are trying to sway the current election, a trend which other universities are facing. SGA Presidential candidate Georgiana “Georgie” Sook and slate partner and Executive...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA to consider rebuking outside contributions

    By Olivia Krauth– The SGA Senate will consider legislation denouncing outside campaign contributions for SGA candidates during their Jan. 31 meeting. The resolution, co-authored by Landon Lauder, Paul Thompson and Lily Assgari, would “strongly discourage” monetary and...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    New dining options delayed

    By Olivia Krauth– Belknap students will have to wait a little longer for new dining options this semester. Four on-campus eateries set to open the first week of classes will be delayed, according to Associate Vice President...

    • Posted January 8, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Plan to abolish board of trustees headed to House vote

    By Olivia Krauth– Senate Bill 12, which would abolish U of L’s Board of Trustees, passed a committee vote 13-5 today. If enacted, the bill would reduce the board to 10 appointed members, which Gov. Matt Bevin...

    • Posted January 6, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Legislation could re-appoint Bevin’s board

    By Olivia Krauth– Updated: Jan. 4 at 1:25 p.m.  If passed, a Kentucky house bill could confirm Gov. Matt Bevin’s reorganization of U of L’s Board of Trustees, which led to U of L being placed on probation...

    • Posted January 3, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA approves budget, new election rules

    By Olivia Krauth– SGA approved the 2017-2018 operating budget, new election rules and a resolution to ask for a student spot on the U of L Foundation board in their last senate meeting of the semester tonight....

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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