All posts tagged "classes"

  • Updated: U of L closes for snow, no classes Wednesday

    By Shelby Brown — The second day of spring brought several inches of snow to parts of Kentucky and caused U of L to cancel classes. After initially scheduling a delay, the university sent out an updated...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Brief: Classes canceled Jan. 16

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L students’ three-day weekend has been stretched to five days after inclement weather led officials to close the university Friday, Jan. 12, and now Tuesday, Jan. 16. On-campus dining areas that...

    • Posted January 16, 2018
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  • Brief: Classes canceled Jan. 12

    By Megan Brewer —  U of L classes and offices are closed Jan. 12 due to inclement weather. There is a winter storm warning from 4 a.m. Friday to 1 a.m. Saturday. Heavy mixed precipitation is expected...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Features
    Helpful tips on starting the semester off right

    By Madeline Hill– As the holidays come to a close, students are grudgingly putting away their holiday cheer and getting back into the habit of going to classes on a regular basis. Getting back into the routine...

    • Posted January 10, 2017
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  • Features
    Is there a right way to address a professor?

    By Allison Mayes– We have all been in a classroom where a professor stands in the front of the room the first day of class and tells us to address them by their first name. We have...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Online classes may be the path to success

    By Maggie Cunningham– In two years, four semesters and 18 classes, I had been to campus a total of three times. Each time had been to visit my advisor so that they could remove the academic hold...

    • Posted May 1, 2013
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  • Possible versus probable: the grandmother excuse

    By Tyler Mercer– Recently I read a play by Margaret Edson titled “Wit.” For reference, some of the editions use the original spelling, “W;t.” The main character was an English professor suffering from cancer who was having...

    • Posted April 23, 2013
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  • Dear Freshman: You’ve made it this far, don’t stop now

    By Tyler Mercer– Until this point I’ve been writing this column from my own little ledge where I seem to have a deep insight into things that I feel are important for us, as students, to learn....

    • Posted April 3, 2013
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  • Dear Freshmen: Make a schedule for success

    By Tyler Mercer– The dream class schedule would be a schedule where I had no classes and instead had quality time with my bed and a few good Netflix movies. Unfortunately, there aren’t many universities who will...

    • Posted March 27, 2013
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  • Dear Freshman: prepare to be advised

    By Tyler Mercer– The majority of the people I met my freshmen year, the ones who were older than me anyway, would always ask me if I had been misled by an advisor yet. They used a...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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