All posts tagged "news"

  • Zahra Billoo sheds light on misconceptions about Muslims

    By Dustin Massengill– The executive director of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Zahra Billoo, explained her faith and culture in “Bans, Borders and Bigotry: Not My America” at a packed Chao Auditorium March...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Black Lives Matter sign stolen from Kent School

    By Olivia Krauth– A sign supporting the Black Lives Matter movement was stolen from the Kent School of Social Work Thursday night. According to an email from Kent School Dean David Jenkins to students, someone cut the banner’s...

    • Posted March 31, 2017
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  • NCAA: Pitino did not adequately monitor Andre McGee

    By Kyeland Jackson — The NCAA denied U of L’s defense for men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino, accusing Pitino of not monitoring staffer Andre McGee. NCAA investigators said Pitino tried to delegate away his responsibilities, leading to...

    • Posted March 23, 2017
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  • President Donald Trump
    Trump redefines “fake” news

    By Nick Amon — A new age is upon us. An age where media outlets and news organizations alike have become a target of not only our wet-eared Oval Office, but generally anyone who feels information that’s...

    • Posted March 5, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA candidates deny rumors of PAC support

    By Olivia Krauth– Some Student Government Association members worry outside political action committees are trying to sway the current election, a trend which other universities are facing. SGA Presidential candidate Georgiana “Georgie” Sook and slate partner and Executive...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
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  • Foundation bars employee agreements until forensic audit completes

    By Kyeland Jackson — The U of L Foundation approved a resolution barring employment, settlement or termination agreements with current or future workers on Feb. 28. U of L Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom suggested the resolution,...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
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  • uofl campus crime
    Emergency blue lights system’s effectiveness questioned

    By Eric Matthews– The familiar blue lights that students trust to protect them from trouble are having troubles of their own. Some blue lights are out of order, sporting notices instructing those in need to call U...

    • Posted February 8, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA to consider rebuking outside contributions

    By Olivia Krauth– The SGA Senate will consider legislation denouncing outside campaign contributions for SGA candidates during their Jan. 31 meeting. The resolution, co-authored by Landon Lauder, Paul Thompson and Lily Assgari, would “strongly discourage” monetary and...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • Foreign relations expert forecasts economy under Trump

    By Dustin Massengill– Foreign relations expert Edward Alden discussed America’s role in the global market on Jan. 24. Sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, the presentation acted as a forum to promote...

    • Posted January 27, 2017
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  • Norovirus surfaces as students return to campus

    By Shelby Brown — Students returning to close living and dining quarters face the threat of illness in the prime of winter. “Usually Norovirus is a big outbreak. We haven’t had an outbreak on campus,” Executive Director...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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