All posts by Olivia Krauth

  • Prof talks math, biology and wolves

    By Kaylee Ratliff– Mark Lewis, a professor at University of Alberta, discussed how math and biology determines why people and animals live where they live in this year’s mathematics Bullitt Lecture. On March 21, Lewis presented his...

    • Posted March 22, 2014
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  • Sen. Kelly Ayotte talks Obama, Russia

    By Lubna Hindi– New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte talked national leadership and current issues on March 17 when she visited U of L as a guest of the McConnell Center. Ayotte discussed how to improve flaws in...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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  • Recap: What is the Board of Trustees up to?

    By Kaylee Ratliff– The Board of Trustees Committees met right before spring break to report their recent business. The audit, finance, academic and student affairs committees were present for a meeting on March 6. The Cardinal sat...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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  • Final A&S dean candidate visits campus

    By Kaylee Ratliff– The College of Arts & Sciences continued its search for the new dean on March 7 as candidate Paul Taylor held an open forum for faculty and staff. At the forum, he shared his...

    • Posted March 16, 2014
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  • Polar vortex season proves costly for Physical Plant

    By Olivia Krauth– As winter ends, the university’s physical plant is facing a serious financial hit from the treacherous winter.  Some estimate snow removal alone could balloon to four or five times more  spent in years past....

    • Posted March 15, 2014
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  • Engineering expo attracts students to Speed School

    By Thwisha Joshi– Louisville-area students of all ages converged on U of L’s Belknap campus this past Saturday to see what J.B. Speed School is really all about during the annual Engineering Exposition. The event, which has...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • U of L students set out to help the homeless

    By Karlie Griffith– Students of The Gathering Campus ministry opened their hearts and hands to help the homeless community of the Kentuckiana area. After nearly two months of planning, students packed 100 bags with food, water and...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • Clinton appearance gives Grimes campaign economic boost

    By Howard Stikes– Former President Bill Clinton showed he can still pack the house on his most recent visit to Louisville. He was in town on Feb. 25 to support the current Secretary of State of Kentucky,...

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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  • A Woman’s Perspective: The International Honor Quilt comes to U of L

    By Jonathan Sieg– As the disciples were reclining on the table next to Jesus, John, the one whom Jesus loved, stood up and asked him, “Lord, why are there no women here?” At which time, Judy Chicago,...

    • Posted March 1, 2014
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  • Honors Student Council sheds new light on climate change

    By Landon Lauder– Climate change experts and U of L honors students came together to disprove common myths and misconceptions about climate change in a panel held by Honors Student Council on Feb. 27. A few of...

    • Posted March 1, 2014
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