All posts tagged "kentucky"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Faculty senate urges change in power-granting bill

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s faculty is suggesting changes to a bill granting Gov. Matt Bevin sweeping powers to replace academic boards. Senate Bill 107 affects public institutions in Kentucky by granting Bevin power to replace...

    • Posted January 29, 2017
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  • Behind closed doors: transgender bill endangers students

    By Jahnai Brown — Behind closed stalls, for lack of better words, we find ourselves in a very personal and intimate situation. Restroom stalls hide us away from the view of others, allowing us a place to...

    • Posted January 23, 2017
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  • governor matt bevin
    Bevin’s unilateral action sets a dangerous precedent

    By Benjamin Hacht — Pointing fingers is a trademark for the politically ambitious, but who is really at fault for the University of Louisville’s probationary state and continued controversy? Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear blames Gov. Matt...

    • Posted January 23, 2017
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  • board of trustees, BOT
    Greg Postel named U of L interim president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Greg Postel, employed for 22 years at U of L, will be its new interim president effective Jan. 30. Postel was named on Jan. 21 by Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees,...

    • Posted January 21, 2017
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  • 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 UofL
    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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  • 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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