All posts tagged "construction"

  • 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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  • In with the new, out with the old: Properties on and around campus portend growth

    By Simon Isham– New developments at four plots on and around the Belknap campus  promise development with students in mind. These properties—the Solae plant on the east side of campus, the Chevron lot on the northwest side,...

    • Posted February 12, 2013
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  • A tree falls in Louisville

    By Wesley Kerrick– Over Winter Break, I read an email about fences going up and sidewalks closing in around the Speed Art Museum. So when I returned to campus, I was ready for that. I’d looked at...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Changes coming in fall 2012

    By Caitlyn Crenshaw– As a student at the University of Louisville, you will quickly notice that campus construction, improvements and policy changes are as common as coffee at an 8 a.m. class. Here is a list of...

    • Posted May 3, 2012
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  • Board approves metro plan to improve drainage at U of L

    By Alka Tyagi– University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees Finance Committee had been hard at work for its students. At their meeting early March, capital construction projects to improve storm water drainage on the Belknap Campus were...

    • Posted March 20, 2012
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  • Editorial: Art students lose with 3-year Speed closing

    Incoming freshmen should be put on alert. Warning: spend as much time at the Speed Art Museum as possible during your first few weeks. The closing of the Speed Art Museum will last for three years to...

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • Changing Speed: Renovations could close museum for up to three years

    By Ryan Considine– The Speed Art Museum will be closing this October for the start of a $50 million renovation plan. The renovations could close the museum’s doors for up to three years. Emily Gunn, a sophomore...

    • Posted January 24, 2012
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  • Editorial: Proposal for SAC renovation needs revision

    The University of Louisville has made it clear to students that expansion is one the key factors to improving our school. New buildings, including the Ville Grille and the to-be-built gym, are being planned for and constructed...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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  • SGA approves plan to expand Greek Row

    By James El-Mallakh and Johnathan Masters– The Student Government Association senate gave its support to the expansion of the Panhellenic houses on 3rd Street, also known as Greek Row, last summer. “Greek students statistically have higher GPAs,...

    • Posted October 25, 2011
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  • Editorial: New recreation center comes with strings attached

    The recently approved recreation center is both exciting and stressful to resident students. Firstly, the idea of more intramural and private student gym use is relieving. While the Student Activities Center athletic facilities are convenient for students,...

    • Posted October 18, 2011
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