All posts by Olivia Krauth

About Olivia Krauth

Editor in Chief at The Louisville Cardinal.
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    Meet your 2016 SGA candidates: school presidents and senators

    By Olivia Krauth– The Cardinal invited all SGA candidates to fill out a survey so voters can learn more about them before elections. While several responses were edited for the print edition due to space constraints, the...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    Meet your 2016 SGA candidates: Top Four

    By Olivia Krauth– The Cardinal invited all SGA candidates to fill out a survey so voters can learn more about them before elections. While several responses were edited for the print edition due to space constraints, the...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    Brief: Trustee Paul Diaz resigns

    By Olivia Krauth– In the midst of an ongoing diversity battle, trustee Paul Diaz resigned from U of L’s Board of Trustees. Diaz’s resignation letter to Governor Matt Bevin was made public today. Bevin had asked Franklin...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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    Off-campus convenience store employee shot, killed

    By Olivia Krauth & Kyeland Jackson– A suspect is in custody after a Stop-N-Go employee was fatally shot early Thursday. Louisville Metro Police said the suspect entered the convenience store asking for help and soon began arguing with...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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    Ramsey leads tense discussion on provost search

    By Olivia Krauth– In an interaction one professor called “admittedly difficult,” President James Ramsey’s routine president report to the faculty senate today quickly became uneasy. Ramsey came to discuss two things: state budget cuts and the provost...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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    Proposed budget cuts, new building discussed in faculty senate

    By Olivia Krauth– Saying it’s “important to remember it’s just a proposal,” Interim Provost Neville Pinto explained budget changes to the faculty senate today. In the meeting, held in a half-empty Chao Auditorium, Pinto fielded questions and comments...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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    SGA announces candidates for 2016 election

    By Olivia Krauth– SGA announced the candidates for 2016-17 offices today. Campaigns officially begin tomorrow, with student voting starting Feb. 15. In a change from last year, only candidates for SGA President and Executive Vice President are...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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    U of L loses, gains with proposed Bevin budget

    By Olivia Krauth– Governor Matt Bevin’s proposed budget immediately hits U of L, slicing $6.3 million from this year’s budget using executive order. If passed as is, Bevin’s budget will also cut $12.6 million for the next...

    • Posted January 31, 2016
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    Bevin calls for cuts to higher education funding

    Updated – Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. By Olivia Krauth– Using an executive order, Governor Matt Bevin will slice $6.3 million from U of L’s budget immediately. Another $12.6 million may get cut in July. The cuts...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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    Brief: Threat brings bomb dogs to U of L

    By Olivia Krauth– A potential threat at U of L’s Speed Art Museum led to students and faculty avoiding the area for over an hour this morning. Louisville Metro Police spokesman Dwight Mitchell said a “nonspecific threat” led...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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