The Louisville Cardinal, an independent student newspaper, serves the community on and around the University of Louisville campuses in Louisville, Kentucky. The Cardinal publishes weekly during the spring and fall academic semesters, and once at the beginning of the summer.

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The Louisville Cardinal
Houchens Building, LL07
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292

Newsroom: (502) 852-6728
Advertising: (502) 852-0667
Fax: (502) 852-0700

Editor-in-Chief / Shelby Brown /

Assistant Editor-in-Chief / Megan Brewer /

News Editor / Joseph Lyell /

Features Editor / Taylor Webster /

Sports Editor / Dalton Ray /

Opinion Editor / Madison Thompson /

Copy Editor / Jenny Chen /

Creative Director / Mitchell Howes /

Photo Editor / Arry Schofield /


Ralph Merkel

Business Manager
Lisa Potter
(502) 852-0701

Advertising Manager
Hallie Striby
(502) 852-0701