All posts by Ronica Hutchison

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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L’s Anne Braden Institute opens a new exhibit

    By Ronica Hutchison– U of L’s Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research announced its newest digitization of the public history exhibit “Black Freedom, White Allies, Red Scare: Louisville, 1954.” The publication is online at BlackFreedomWhiteAlliesRedScare.org. The event officially launched the site...

    • Posted April 10, 2016
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  • Ekstrom Library adds a new teaching center

    By Ronica Hutchison– Since spring break, furniture has been moved and shelves have been dismantled in Ekstrom Library to make way for new, comfortable study spaces. Workers in Ekstrom Library have been clearing some of the third...

    • Posted March 24, 2016
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  • Pulitzer Prize winner comes to U of L

    By Ronica Hutchison– Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and best-seller author Isabel Wilkerson spoke at U of L on March 2 about African-Americans’ migration from 1900s South in a free event. The event titled “The Warmth of Other Suns” is based...

    • Posted March 2, 2016
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  • RaiseRED stands to break previous records for 2016

    By Ronica Hutchison– This year, close to 1,000 students will be dancing for 18 hours straight in the annual U of L RaiseRED dance marathon. The event will begin at 6 p.m. on Feb. 26. Many students...

    • Posted February 26, 2016
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  • Cardinal Student/Farmworker Alliance boycotts Wendy’s

    By Ronica Hutchison– U of L’s Cardinal Student/Farmworker Alliance (CFSA) is currently mobilizing efforts against Wendy’s, a popular fast food restaurant on campus. They urge all U of L students to join these efforts. The group says...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • Study abroad fair opens opportunities to students

    By Ronica Hutchison– On Jan. 27, students met with study abroad representatives and U of L faculty to learn what opportunities are available to them and how they could become a part of the #UofLGoesAbroad community. Along with...

    • Posted January 31, 2016
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  • More than a day off: Students give back on MLK holiday

    By Ronica Hutchison–   The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was more than a day off school for some U of L students. U of L encouraged  students to make it a “day on, not a day...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Obama’s last State of the Union Address: What you need to know

    By Ronica Hutchinson– On Jan. 2016, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union address. With the 2016 presidential election just around the corner, Obama made a note to tie together his legislative agenda for the upcoming...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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