All posts tagged "Arts & Entertainment"

  • Free hugs spread love, cheer around campus

    Jason Godfrey doesn't consider himself to be a "touchy-feely" kind of guy.
    But even Godfrey, a sophomore psychology major, went against his instinct last week when he saw a student outside of the Student Activities Center waving...

    • Posted September 16, 2008
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  • Homophobia: Growing problems or healing wounds?

    Sexual orientation is a growing issue throughout the United States, and college campuses are no exception. Most students, regardless of their own sexuality, know a member of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. The LGBT community...

    • Posted September 16, 2008
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  • Greek life at U of L provides opportunities

    When Casey Priest has a problem, she knows exactly what to do.  "These girls are definitely my sisters, people I can call in the middle of the night knowing they will be there."
    While they may...

    • Posted September 8, 2008
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  • A case of ‘the Saturdays’

    Inspired nearly 30 years ago by the TV mini-series "Roots," the Saturday Academy is a program that has allowed Louisvillian's the opportunity to learn more about black history through the University of Louisville.
    Though the program...

    • Posted September 8, 2008
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  • Indication of Life

    James Isaac keeps in mind the words of the late George Carlin when he is on the stage: "The role of the comedian is to figure out where the line is drawn and cross it deliberately."
    Though...

    • Posted September 8, 2008
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  • Study blames ‘instant communication’ for deterioration of social skills

    Before she even crawls out of bed in the morning, sophomore psychology and communication major Ashley Malone has already logged into Facebook once.
    "I check my phone on my night stand for missed calls or texts," said...

    • Posted September 8, 2008
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  • Study says college can create risk for delinquency

    College attendance is most commonly associated with upward mobility in society as well as social growth. However, sociologists at Bowling Green State University found information that could contradict this association.

    According to Tara Parker-Hope of the...

    • Posted September 2, 2008
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  • A Sobering Thought

    College and alcohol have been synonymous for years. Whether it's a wild party or a simple drink among friends, liquid courage is as much a part of college culture as textbooks and study halls. Still, there are...

    • Posted September 2, 2008
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  • Chopstock provides night of music, charity

    By his own admission, Vince Cain was "all over the place" on Friday night at the Red Barn.

    When he wasn't preparing food or organizing canned goods, he was working with the seven bands the venue...

    • Posted September 2, 2008
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