All posts by Olivia Krauth

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    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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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    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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  • Brief: Snow day called for Jan. 22

    By Olivia Krauth– U of L administration took a preemptive strike at an expected five to nine inches of snow by canceling classes for Jan. 22. U of L spokesperson John Drees said the decision was made...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • McConnell Center kicks off 25th anniversary

    By Olivia Krauth– U of L’s McConnell Center kicked off it’s 25th year on campus and its “Citizens and Statesmen” free lecture series tonight. William Allen delivered the first lecture of the monthly series, speaking on the...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • Features
    A definitive ranking of Card Towne restaurants

    By Olivia Krauth– I did it. After a year of living on campus and another year living three floors above the strip of restaurants, I have tried every food option available at Cardinal Towne. While I’m not sure how...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • Steering committee formed in response to Sombrerogate

    By Olivia Krauth– A steering committee has been formed to assist in implementing diversity initiatives recommended after Halloween’s sombrerogate incident. President James Ramsey announced the formation in an university-wide email today. Ramsey said he would chair the...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    U of L adopts new mission statement

    By Olivia Krauth– U of L’s mission statement got a facelift during Jan. 14’s Board of Trustees meeting. The changes were made to reflect U of L’s current trajectory and goals. After starting with a group of...

    • Posted January 19, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Two trustees withdraw support of Ramsey

    By Olivia Krauth– After months of constant scandals, two U of L trustees say they no longer support President James Ramsey. Craig Greenberg and treasurer Steve Campbell spoke out at today’s board of trustees meeting, expressing their...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • Low salaries, lower morale: A&S climate at crossroads

    By Olivia Krauth– Underpaid faculty, disgruntled staff: A&S hugs the bottom rung compared to peer institutions’ salaries and suffers from the lowest morale in years. According to multiple surveys from the college, A&S faculty and staff receive...

    • Posted January 12, 2016
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  • PHOTO: Students head back to class for spring semester

      Photos by Jacob Lawson / The Louisville Cardinal

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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