All posts tagged "graduation"

  • Graduating seniors: Your names are back in the program

    By Shelby Brown — After backlash from students, alumni and parents, the university has decided it’s worth it to print the names of all graduating seniors in the 2018 commencement program. U of L spokesperson John Karman...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Editor’s note: Doing the thing that scares you might change your life

    By Shelby Brown — It wasn’t my plan to get involved with journalism when I was accepted to U of L. I was thankful to be back in school at all. I graduated high school in 2009...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Senior names deleted from graduation program

    By Shelby Brown — Graduating seniors: your name will not appear in the commencement program next month to save money. The program, a keepsake cherished by graduates and their families, costs around $12,000. A letter delivered to...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • Outgoing students prepare for December graduation

    By Jordan Mills — Commencement day is a day most students have been anxiously awaiting since they entered college. The occasion marks the achievements students have made in their college career, and allows fellow classmates, professors and...

    • Posted November 26, 2017
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  • Have you stopped to think about life after graduation?

    By Frances Figgs — For some of us, graduation is approaching in December. I’m definitely excited, but am I ready for real life? I mean, life without residuals? Am I going back to college? Will I work...

    • Posted October 28, 2016
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  • Neville Pinto
    Pinto targets increasing graduation rates in 21st Century University Initiative

    By Kyeland Jackson– Interim Provost Neville Pinto presented the final  21st Century University Initiative to the Board of Trustees last week, a plan to increase the six-year-graduation rates to 60 percent. He also announced a new academic building to...

    • Posted January 17, 2016
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  • Reflecting on U of L upon graduation

    By Malachi Shockley– As another semester comes to an end, many students will be graduating. I am one of the lucky ones that has finally made their way through the strenuous process of getting their degree. Unlike most...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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  • Louisville football seniors graduate

    By Michelle Lewis The Louisville Cardinals are headed to their fourth straight bowl game. Four years ago this seemed an impossible feat as the program had gone from winning the Orange Bowl to three straight losing seasons....

    • Posted December 3, 2013
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  • Wanted: College Grads

    By Tricia Stern– A recent report by The Lumina Foundation states that need for college graduates is rising but students are finding it harder and harder to get their degree. The 2010 census showed that only one...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • UofL Bioengineering Grad makes history

    By Noah Allison– During the graduation commencement ceremony that took place over winter break, a little bit of history and progress was made at the school that prides itself on having both. Britt Faulkner, a young woman...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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