All posts tagged "kentucky"
Kentucky companies receive high LGBT equality ratings
The Human Rights Campaign, the country’s largest LGBT civil rights organization, recently released its Corporate Equality Index, which assesses the climate of and benefits afforded to LGBT employees. Four Kentucky companies were ranked in the 2015 index....
- Posted December 4, 2014
Rideshare industry innovation could be halted in Kentucky
By Stewart Lewis– Two companies have revolutionized after-dark transportation over the past few years and, in the process, issued warning orders to taxi companies who have had a monopoly on late night transportation for decades. Taxi companies...
- Posted September 7, 2014
Attorney general rules in favor of newsroom in open records dispute
An ongoing open records dispute between the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting and U of L may come to an end, as Attorney General Jack Conway’s office demanded that the records be released. The university had not released the emails...
- Posted September 3, 2014
PHOTOS: Last day of the State Fair
Photos by Simon Isham
- Posted August 22, 2014
Midwest Music Festival: Recap
By Makayla Moore — I got the opportunity to attend the hottest two day R&B event known to man! Were you there? The first ever Midwest Music Festival took place on Friday, June 6th and Saturday, June...
- Posted June 16, 2014
Men’s basketball run ends as it falls to Kentucky in Sweet Sixteen
By Annie Moore The Louisville men’s basketball team saw its season come to an end in the Sweet Sixteen against in-state rival Kentucky, 74-69. The loss marked what head coach Rick Pitino called ‘the end of an...
- Posted March 29, 2014
Game on, one super sweet sixteen matchup of Louisville and Kentucky
By Noah Allison Last year Louisville won the National Championship, the year before that Kentucky took home the crown. Now this next game may not be the National Championship, but for the epicenter of college basketball, this...
- Posted March 25, 2014
Kentucky unemployment sends mixed signals
Kentucky’s most recent unemployment statistics tell a misleading story. Although unemployment in the Bluegrass fell from 8.2 percent in November 2013 to 8.0 percent in December 2013, there lies a tale of two numbers. “Kentucky’s labor market...
- Posted January 24, 2014
True Colors: How the university is forging opportunities for a diverse student body at the Cultural Center
This article is the first part of a three-part series. Read Part Two and Part Three here. By Simon Isham – The fall semester has seen major reorganization in the staff U of L’s Cultural Center, the...
- Posted December 11, 2013
By: Noah Allison Tough Mudder is self-proclaimed as “probably the toughest event on the planet.” The mud-covered obstacle courses don’t call for a determination to win they simply call for a determination to finish. Camaraderie, teamwork and...
- Posted October 16, 2013