All posts tagged "kentucky"

  • 20161115_184245
    Famed activist ignites sell-out crowd

    By Shelby Brown — Professor and political activist Angela Davis gave the 10th annual Anne Braden Memorial Lecture Thursday night, talking about racism, sexism, history and politics. People lined up at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium hours before the...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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    Confederate statue moving to Brandenburg

    By Kyeland Jackson — Construction crews began dismantling U of L’s controversial Confederate statue Saturday. The statue has a new home: Brandenburg, Kentucky. Mayor Greg Fischer’s office announced the move in a news release Nov.15, stating the...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Kyle Hornback thrown back into Powell suit

    By Kyeland Jackson — Kyle Hornback’s suit against Katina Powell was dismissed in May, but a counter-suit seeks to get money from the Miss Kentucky victor. The lawsuit filed by company attorneys of “Breaking Cardinal Rules” alleges Hornback and other plaintiffs...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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    Grimes and Yarmuth lead voter registration drive at U of L

    By Phillip Lentsch– Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan-Grimes and Rep. John Yarmuth led a student voter registration drive on March 31 in Ekstrom Library. Grimes and Yarmuth touched on how GoVoteKY.com — a new online voter registration...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    A confusing Republican caucus a hassle

    By Christopher Acree– There have been plenty of adjectives to describe the current national presidential primaries – hardly any of them are good and most feature curse words. “I feel like this election is very dog-eat-dog,” junior...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Dr. Anna Faul, Executive Director of the Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging
    U of L grant aims to better coordinate elder care

    By Hannah Esrock– The U of L Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging has received a $2.55 million grant that will benefit greater Louisville’s aging population. The Institute set a number of goals for this new...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Bevin calls for cuts to higher education funding

    Updated – Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. By Olivia Krauth– Using an executive order, Governor Matt Bevin will slice $6.3 million from U of L’s budget immediately. Another $12.6 million may get cut in July. The cuts...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • opinion
    Do you even vote, bro?

    One right that should be held as important next to freedom of speech is voting. That being said, did you hit the poll booths for the last election? If you’re answer is no, you should be shaming...

    • Posted November 13, 2015
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photo by Sarah Rohleder
    Your ultimate guide to having a good time in the 502

    Whether you’re a freshman just finding your way around this geographically massive city, or a seasoned, fifth-year senior who has been around the block, you probably haven’t found yourself complaining “there’s nothing to do here!” in Louisville....

    • Posted April 21, 2015
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    From Miss Volleyball to Miss Kentucky: Q & A with Katie George

    By Noah Allison– Louisville junior Katie George is one of the top Division I setters in collegiate volleyball. As a setter, the responsibility of her position is to create opportunities for her team and to be the...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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