All posts tagged "editorial"

  • Editorial: When a library burns

    “When an elder dies, it is as if a whole library had burned down.” – West African proverb There have been few men in the University of Louisville’s roster of deans and professors who have, in their...

    • Posted January 15, 2013
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  • Editorial: Molding us for the future

     Students both required to live on campus and exposed to ethical hazard “How do you like your U of L dorm?” “It’s growing on me.”Bada-bing. It would be easy to take a few cheap shots at the...

    • Posted October 23, 2012
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  • Editorial: Open forums should include students

    In an organization like a university, wherein several disparate departments are vying for funds and have differing interests and concerns, communication is key.  That’s why the open forum for faculty and staff held on Sept. 20 was...

    • Posted September 25, 2012
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  • Editorial: As the university expands in an already crowded city, parking becomes a nightmare

    For students, parking at U of L is a nightmare. There’s a choice of paying $90 and over for a parking pass that may or may not ensure you a spot – at residential halls, lots fill...

    • Posted September 4, 2012
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  • Editorial: U of L Foundation needs oversight

    The U of L Foundation has been responsible for financially sustaining a vast number of programs, departments and scholarships for the university. Most of the university’s funding, $141.8 million, comes from the foundation and its fundraising has...

    • Posted August 21, 2012
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  • Editorial: Students get a raw deal with rising education costs, budget cuts

    The recent unveiling of tuition increases paired with education budget cuts can be quite worrisome for students, and for young people looking to get the most out of college and plan for the future. The University of...

    • Posted April 24, 2012
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  • Editorial: Affirmative action has negative results for some students

    Minorities have been purposely suppressed in American history – it would seem to make sense that we give them funding and opportunities for education mostly known to the privileged. Affirmative action, intends on providing admission and financial...

    • Posted March 20, 2012
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  • Editorial: Indiana tragedy brings out sense of community

    Nothing but ‘gone’ can be described of the town of Henryville, Indiana. As National Guardsmen and Policemen keep everyone but emergency workers past the I-65 exit, citizens of Henryville flock to area churches for food and shelter....

    • Posted March 6, 2012
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  • Editorial: Rising gas prices hit students at the pump

    As you drive down Arthur Street on your way to campus, you’ll notice that gasoline has reached prices in excess of $3.70 per gallon and will likely soon hit $4. It doesn’t take a genius to figure...

    • Posted March 1, 2012
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  • Editorial: Changes to university housing cause inconvenience to students

    As the University of Louisville grows and expands, the ever present issue of student housing once again enters the forefront. Next year, all freshmen will be required to live on campus unless they meet the requirements for...

    • Posted February 7, 2012
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