All posts by Olivia Krauth

About Olivia Krauth

Copy Editor at The Louisville Cardinal.
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    Live Blog: Sights and sounds from #TLCDerby

    Happy Derby Day! Check back here throughout the day for live coverage from the Cardinal’s staff at Churchill Downs. Use #TLCDerby to interact with us on social media.  6:50 p.m.: Nyquist is the winner of the Kentucky...

    • Posted May 7, 2016
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    A student’s guide to surviving Derby season

    By Olivia Krauth– In case you haven’t noticed, the Kentucky Derby is a huge deal, both in the area and in the horse-racing world. Because Churchill Downs is in U of L’s backyard, students who stick around...

    • Posted May 5, 2016
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    Sanders rallies in Louisville during Indiana win

      By Olivia Krauth & Kyeland Jackson– As the votes were tallied for his win in Indiana’s primary, Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to around 7,000 people at Waterfront Park May 3. The senator discussed his...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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    Student suit against Powell dismissed

    By Olivia Krauth– A Jefferson County Circuit Court judge dismissed a lawsuit brought by U of L students against Katina Powell today. Kyle Hornback and other students sued Powell, the author of “Breaking Cardinal Rules,” in November,...

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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    Follett selected as new U of L bookstore partner

    By Olivia Krauth– Follett Higher Education Group will replace Barnes & Noble as U of L’s bookstore partner beginning May 2016. The contract for Barnes & Noble was slated to end May 9. “It will transform our campus...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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    Editor’s note: 10 things I learned as EIC

    By Olivia Krauth– Three semesters and 43 issues later, my term as the Cardinal’s Editor-in-Chief is over. That’s right—by the time you read this, I’ll be the washed-up, former EIC. As much as I dislike having the...

    • Posted April 18, 2016
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    Rae Sremmurd lights up Louisville Palace

    By Olivia Krauth– You know those songs you hear everywhere from the radio to your downstairs neighbor’s parties? The hip-hop ones where you seem to know every word, but have little to no idea who the artist...

    • Posted April 9, 2016
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    U of L announces new dining partner

    By Olivia Krauth– U of L will begin working with Aramark this fall, replacing Sodexo as the campus dining partner. A release from U of L said the new partnership will allow for extended hours, new dining...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    Allen talks today’s U of L in SOTSB

    By Olivia Krauth– Outgoing SGA President Victoria Allen discussed U of L’s climate in the annual State of the Student Body address tonight. “Today, let us choose to focus less on the peripheral stories and headlines in order...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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    PHOTO: Book and Media Sale returns to campus

    U of L’s Honors Program’s annual Book and Media Sale returns to campus this week. The sale will go from April 4 to 9 in the Red Barn. Items cost $2 or less, with all proceeds benefitting...

    • Posted April 4, 2016
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