All posts tagged "kentucky"

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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
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  • 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
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    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
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