All posts tagged "kyeland jackson"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Undocumented students face hurdles for education

    By Kyeland Jackson– More than 20 student and faculty gathered to discuss immigration and the lives of undocumented students Feb. 25. Gathering in the old SAC game room, two previously undocumented students and an immigration lawyer led...

    • Posted February 27, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Juvenile offenders often suffer great injustice, dean says

    By Kyeland Jackson– A&S dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard lectured on the injustice of the juvenile prison system Thursday, saying, “A lot of the criminal justice system is oriented towards punishment and retribution.” She discussed the history of the...

    • Posted February 20, 2016
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  • Brief: Ramsey plans to stay until 2020

    By Kyeland Jackson — President James Ramsey said he does not plan to leave his position until his contract expires in 2020. Ramsey revealed his plans following a legislative panel on Governor Matt Bevin’s education funding cuts. Ramsey expressed disappointment in the cuts. The...

    • Posted February 18, 2016
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  • Guns to end guns: Concealed carry not for campus

    By Kyeland Jackson– Someone posted a petition to bring concealed carry to campus on a bulletin board in the library. Reading “Gun free zones don’t work” and “Universities choose to make you an easy target,” the petition asks...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • Features
    The slow burn: keeping long-term relationships alive

    By Kyeland Jackson– They walk among us, camouflaged under the cardinal symbol. They could be on your campus, in your classrooms. They could be in your very homes. I’m not talking about zombies or aliens. We’re talking...

    • Posted February 12, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    The murder next door: Hearing the Stop-N-Go shooting

    By Kyeland Jackson — “Before I heard anything, my dog was tussling around in my bed. I could tell something was wrong.” Moriah Dietrich lives next door to the Stop-N-Go convenience store. She was home Thursday when...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    Brief: Domestic violence near campus ends in arrest

    By Kyeland Jackson — An incident at Cardinal Towne Apartments ended with an arrest on charges of domestic violence. This is the first case of domestic violence reported this semester. The alleged assault was reported Jan. 16...

    • Posted February 1, 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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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Governor Matt Bevin endorses racial balance on Board of Trustees

    By Kyeland Jackson– The chair of the U of  Board of Trustees and one other trustee could lose their job soon if governor Matt Bevin gets his way. Bevin announced Thursday he will enforce racial balance on U...

    • Posted January 15, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Trustees consider splitting U of L, ULF presidencies

    By Kyeland Jackson– The Board of Trustees are considering a motion to remove President James Ramsey from his position in the University of Louisville Foundation. Ramsey is currently president of the U of L Foundation, an organization created...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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