All posts by Simon Isham

  • A tour of the new Student Recreation Center

    By Simon Isham– The tour of the SRC, as promised in the first issue, finally up on the website. Arrow through the photos below to see what’s coming to campus this fall.

    • Posted August 28, 2013
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  • The Root Cellar brings local food to Cardinal tables

    The Root Cellar, an independent grocery selling locally sourced vegetables and animal products, brought a farmer’s market to campus today from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the parking lot of the University Club. No reservation was...

    • Posted June 20, 2013
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  • U of L professor announces bid for U.S. Senate

    By Simon Isham— Greg Leichty, a U of L professor in the Communications department, announced on Sunday that he would be making a bid for U.S. Senate. Leichty made the announcement that he would be a candidate...

    • Posted June 19, 2013
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  • Kentuckiana Pride Festival in photos

    The Kentuckiana Pride Festival is Kentucky’s largest LGBTQ event, held this year on June 14 and 15. Food, drinks, live music and social activism were the orders of the day. A pageant and parade were held earlier...

    • Posted June 15, 2013
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  • The ghost of Cardinals past: Our websites through the ages

    By Simon Isham– Ladies and gentlemen, you would not believe how the Internet has changed the way you view your news. Yesterday, after about a week of website outage on the end of our server, the Louisville...

    • Posted June 13, 2013
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  • Summer on Belknap Campus

    Most university students never get to experience summer on campus; however, at parklike UofL, summer is one of the most beautiful times of year to be present. With these new photographs, you can experience the sights of...

    • Posted May 28, 2013
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  • ‘By the people, for the people’: Building MOSSCon from the ground up

    MORE: Read this article in Albanian. Laijmifundit.al, Telegrafi.com and Digjitale.com all adapted Louisvillecardinal.com’s coverage. By Simon Isham — Not one year into his stay in the United States as an exchange student, Altin Ukshini has already made great strides towards bringing open-source software, programs...

    • Posted May 13, 2013
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  • U of L Dining: A Vegetarian’s Guide

    By Simon Isham– College Prowler recently released their updated list of the most vegan and vegetarian-friendly college campuses. U of L ranked fairly middle-of-the road at 853 of 1,323. While options for the meatless and/or halakhically inclined...

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • ‘The Orientation’ Issue:’ Poised to be the case of the summer, the Defense of Marriage Act meets the ‘court of last resort’

    By Simon Isham– Name: Sonia Sotomayor Age: 58 Track record: Attempted to avoid the question of same-sex marriage in her 2009 Supreme Court nomination hearing. Remarks: “If the issue is letting the states experiment and letting the...

    • Posted April 30, 2013
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  • A-plus initiative fails to pass the Arts and Sciences Faculty Senate despite support from business school

    By Simon Isham– For those who are hoping to receive a GPA boost from earning A-pluses, the future looks a little more bleak. The “A-plus initiative,” as it has come to be known, which is spearheaded by...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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