All posts tagged "1"

  • Brief: Ramsey addresses #BBScandal

    By Olivia Krauth– President James Ramsey released a written statement regarding the recent basketball allegations minutes before the beginning of today’s board of trustees meeting. The note, seen here, stresses staying focused on day-to-day operations at U...

    • Posted October 8, 2015
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  • Where Louisville basketball stands against Katina Powell

    It has been three full days since allegations broke about Louisville basketball using strippers and escorts to lure in recruits. In that time, no disgruntled former recruit or sickened parent has come forward to confirm these claims....

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • #BlackLivesMatter co-creator gives U of L Pride Week keynote address

    Patrisse Cullors, social activist and co-creator of the #BlackLivesMatter movement, delivered the U of L Pride Week keynote address on Oct. 1. Sponsored by the U of L Student Activities Board and hosted by the U of...

    • Posted October 5, 2015
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  • Why NASA’s discoveries matter

    By Aaron Hartley– Last week, NASA confirmed strong evidence that flowing water does, in fact, exist on present-day Mars, which leads to a higher possibility of life on the red planet. This news comes just a few months...

    • Posted October 5, 2015
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  • opinion
    Do you really need a gun? Or are you doing more harm than good?

    By Zachary Conatser– A total of 10 people are dead in the wake of a mass shooting that happened in Douglass County, Oregon at the Umpqua Community College. Nine students were murdered, and at least nine others...

    • Posted October 3, 2015
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  • Katina Powell’s book is published

    By Sam Draut– Here is an overall summary of the book “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen.” The book opens with Powell saying “I felt like I was part of the recruitment team. A lot...

    • Posted October 3, 2015
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  • Reaction: Doubt creeps in for Louisville basketball amidst allegations

    By Sam Draut– The most worrisome moment for Louisville basketball fans while Head Coach Rick Pitino addressed the allegations of former director of basketball operations Andre McGee and the prostitution scandal wasn’t when Pitino made comments about...

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • #BBScandal: U of L staffer allegedly paid for prostitutes for players, recruits

    By Sam Draut & Olivia Krauth– U of L is looking into allegations of a former basketball staffer paying for prostitutes for U of L basketball players and recruits. In an upcoming book, “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and...

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • Ricky Jones
    A&S Faculty criticize dean, U of L administration in meeting

    This story is a follow up to last week’s report, available here. More than 60 faculty and staff gathered on Monday to express concerns about the direction of U of L’s College of Arts and Sciences. The meeting,...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • Ricky Jones
    Jones criticizes A&S administration, calls for meeting

    A “vicious” work climate in the College of Arts and Sciences has prompted Ricky Jones, chair of U of L’s Pan-African Studies department, to call a meeting Monday to discuss the work culture at the college. Jones...

    • Posted September 17, 2015
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