All posts by Simon Isham

About Simon Isham

Simon Isham is the Editor-in-Chief of The Louisville Cardinal, where he has worked since 2012. For his reporting at the Cardinal, he has won awards from the Kentucky Press Association and the Louisville chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has also written for LEO Weekly and Insider Louisville. He will graduate in December, 2014.
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    #GroveWatch: The countdown to campus’ newest housing option – Aug. 19

    The Grove, U of L’s newest affiliated housing project, is slated for completion by move-in on Aug. 23. Many students have already signed leases — without seeing the completed property. The Cardinal will be taking pictures over...

    • Posted August 19, 2014
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    #CardmailProbs: An end in sight?

    The UofL IT department announced today that it “is in the final stages of testing a solution to restore reliable and predictable email service to the university.” The solution will incorporate Exchange Online Protection, the Microsoft Service...

    • Posted August 12, 2014
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    #GroveWatch: The countdown to campus’ newest housing option – Aug. 11

    The Grove, U of L’s newest affiliated housing project, is slated for completion by move-in on Aug. 23. Many students have already signed leases — without seeing the completed property. The Cardinal will be taking pictures over...

    • Posted August 11, 2014
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    Emails fail to send after attempt to upgrade software – part four

    By Simon Isham– Email sent from your Cardmail account today may not have reached its intended destination. A statement released by the IT department today said that from approximately 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., emails sent from...

    • Posted August 8, 2014
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    PHOTOS: Iconic silos being torn down

    The iconic silos that bear the name of the university began being razed yesterday, but the process will take several days to complete. Here are some photos from the site. Photos by Simon Isham.

    • Posted August 1, 2014
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    Local man robbed at gunpoint near Cardinal Towne

    Louisville Metro Police today are investigating a robbery in the 1800 block of Third Street, just north of Cardinal Towne. The robbery occurred last night, around midnight. The victim said that he was approached by two black teenagers,...

    • Posted July 28, 2014
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    Cheerleader found dead at Cardinal Towne

    Twenty-two-year-old U of L cheerleader Danielle Cogswell — known to family and friends as Dani — was found dead Monday in her Cardinal Towne apartment. An investigation into the death has been launched by the Louisville Metro...

    • Posted July 28, 2014
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  • Interactive: Crime Log at U of L

    By Simon Isham– See the most crime-ridden parts of U of L’s Belknap, Shelby and Health Sciences campuses. This data feeds semi-automatically every day from the Clery Crime Reports filed by ULPD. Please note that some of...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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    President Ramsey receives performance review

    By Simon Isham– U of L President James Ramsey today received his annual performance review from the university’s Board of Trustees, the body which appoints him. The board met today at a retreat in Paducah, Ky. Although...

    • Posted July 10, 2014
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    New associate vice president for alumni relations appointed

    By Simon Isham– The U of L Board of Trustees today appointed Deborah Dietzler as the associate vice president for alumni relations. The board met today in Paducah, Ky. Dietzler comes to U of L from the...

    • Posted July 10, 2014
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