All posts tagged "alcohol"

  • University of Louisville, U of L, grawemeyer, university
    Hazing allegations cast cloud on campus fraternity

    By Amelia Lawrey —  U of L is investigating an alleged hazing incident on campus. University spokesperson John Karman confirmed Kappa Sigma is under the school’s investigation, adding he could not provide details because the investigation is...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • Good Samaritan policy protects students who protect one another

    Brooke Billingsley —   U of L has a policy for students who realize someone needs help because he or she drank too much. It allows students to contact authorities without worrying about being cited for underage...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Five students hospitalized amidst rumors of drugged drinks

    By Simon Isham, Jacob Abrahamson, Olivia Krauth, David Cecil & Raquel Wolter– Emergency Medical Services rushed five students to area hospitals last weekend, Sept. 19 – 21, after campus parties.  EMS told police at least one student...

    • Posted September 26, 2014
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  • liveable, loveable louisville: five reasons that make louisville the best city ever

    By Anna Meany and Aimee Jewell– Most call Louisville an island in the state of Kentucky. Since its establishment in 1780, the river city has been cultivating its own unique culture from the compassion and personality of...

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • Victims versus rapists: who gets the sympathy?

    By Anna Meany– The recent rape allegations and convictions of two Steubenville, Ohio, teens has got journalist ethics in serious question. To recap, two football players (ages 16 and 17) were found guilty of raping a 16-year...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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  • The view from the Capitol: U of L construction, alcohol consumption and student protests

    By Rae Hodge– Universities took action this week in the state Capitol. President Eli Capilouto of the University of Kentucky acted as spokesman on behalf of six of the state’s public universities, while students chanted in halls...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Local breweries bring attention to craft beer

    By Aimee Jewell– With the city of Louisville having more local pride than ever, many bluegrass breweries have seen a boom in their businesses. Located all across Kentuckiana, tap houses such as Against the Grain, Bluegrass Brewing...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • Watered-down whiskey: Makers Mark thinks about changing their popular recipe

    By Anna Meany– Maker’s Mark Distilleries has now recanted its decision to change their famous bourbon’s alcohol content, and relieved Maker’s customers from their panic. The company had previously said they would change their recipe. According to...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • PAL Coalition meets to stop underage drinking

    By James El-Mallakh– A coalition of several local area drug prevention groups met at an open community forum to discuss problems and prevention methods regarding underage drinking. The local groups, under the title of the PAL Coalition,...

    • Posted August 28, 2012
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  • U of L will take safety measures under new $1 Friday beer offer

    By Sammie Hill– Although some disagree with the sale of alcohol at athletic matches, the University of Louisville serves alcohol at football, basketball and baseball games. Baseball games will now feature $1 beers on Fridays to reinforce...

    • Posted March 27, 2012
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