All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Students greeted by Confederate eyesore

    By Nick Amon — As the fall semester approaches and the majority of us are faced with the usually overcrowded sidewalks, long food lines and annoyingly redundant syllabus explanations, the sense of familiarity can be a tad...

    • Posted August 19, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Battles between Bevin and Beshear leave U of L in crossfire

    By Chris Acree– There has been a feud erupting within the highest levels of the state government over the past several months. More highly charged than any U of L-UK game we’ve ever seen.  A political battle...

    • Posted August 19, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Reluctant Ramsey dodges resignation

    By Nick Amon– **Update, 7/14, 6:30 p.m.** It was initially understood that President James Ramsey did not offer his resignation to the board of trustees July 13.  Now we know he actually read his resignation letter to...

    • Posted July 14, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Ramsey’s “resignation” distracts from bigger picture

    By Nick Amon– This past Friday Gov. Matt Bevin made the swift announcement that James Ramsey will be stepping down from his position as president here at U of L.  As the weekend passed, the news of...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Pride and president

    By Kyeland Jackson — It happens less often than it should, but the university made me proud today. Faced with the recommendation to funnel 12 million from students via a tuition rates increase, U of L’s board...

    • Posted June 3, 2016
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  • President James Ramsey & Confederate Statue
    Editorial: Moving statue does not erase history

    By Sam Draut– I’ll preface all this by saying I’m white and privileged. I grew up in a classic suburban setting, void of racial degradation and prejudices directed toward me. As a I child, I went on occasional trips to...

    • Posted May 2, 2016
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  • Olivia Krauth Worpress
    Editor’s note: 10 things I learned as EIC

    By Olivia Krauth– Three semesters and 43 issues later, my term as the Cardinal’s Editor-in-Chief is over. That’s right—by the time you read this, I’ll be the washed-up, former EIC. As much as I dislike having the...

    • Posted April 18, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Anti-LGBT bills move southern states backwards

    By Bethany Stacy– Last summer, the United States made a huge stride toward equality for the LGBT community when the Supreme Court declared the ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional. LGBT people and their allies all over the...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    The luxuries of living close to campus

    By Sam Draut– I spent my first year at the University of Louisville living in the presidential suite at Unitas Tower, and though my prowess as an RSA president gave me various benefits, I decided to move...

    • Posted April 4, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Commuters feel the struggle of living off-campus

    By Christopher Acree– The city of Louisville has a history of long-distance travel. It was here that Lewis and Clark met with several other members of the Corps of Discovery before traveling across the Louisiana territory to...

    • Posted April 3, 2016
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