All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Student Opinion
    U of L’s problem is bigger than just crime

    By Nick Amon — As many of us are already aware of at this point, crime has become a prevalent issue here at U of L. This shouldn’t come as a shock to students, as reports of...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Board suit hurts not only Bevin and Beshear, but the students

    By Chris Acree — There are many issues tied within the judicial battles between Governor Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear: the proper role and function of the executive branch, the appropriate relationship between the different...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Recent crime spikes make living near campus an edgy task

    By Katelyn Hogan –– Every morning, I wake up at 7:00 a.m. and walk to work. I work at the SAC in the early mornings and it’s about a 15-minute walk from my house. I normally don’t mind...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    U of L’s new dining options leave local businesses in the dust

    By Tristin Schifferdecker — Louisville was named the tastiest town in the United States by the National Geographic magazine in 2016, but you would definitely never know it from the food choices at U of L’s campus. U...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Calling Kaepernick’s stance un-American is un-American itself

    By Ryan Hiles — Love it or leave it. It’s strange how 5 words can so effectively encapsulate how a very significant portion of our nation’s populace feels about, well, our nation. And, on its face, I...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    U of L Foundation finds itself staring down potential lawsuit

    By Chris Acree –– It seems like everybody is just at each other’s throats recently, doesn’t it? You’ve got Trump vs. Clinton, Bevin vs. Beshear, UK vs. their student newspaper, me vs. my wife on who’s taking the garbage...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Aramark refreshes U of L’s dining options

    By Jahnai Brown — Returning students have noticed the not-so-subtle changes to U of L’s dining services. The university’s previous food services provider, Sodexo, is long gone and replaced by Aramark. Aramark may be seen as taking a more commercialized...

    • Posted September 8, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    UK dukes it out with student newspaper

    By Chris Acree — Recently, the University of Kentucky filed a lawsuit against its own student newspaper, The Kentucky Kernel, to prevent the release of documents pertaining to allegations of sexual assault between a former professor and several...

    • Posted September 8, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Tuition increases – what a surprise

    By Nick Amon — The majority of us are beginning to slip into our weekly routines of going to class, grabbing food at the SAC and occasionally studying break at the library – constants many of us...

    • Posted September 2, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Safe spaces and trigger warnings questioned by universities

    By Chris Acree– Most colleges and universities welcome their incoming freshmen with a little pat on the head, a few handcarts to help them move all their stuff into the dorm, and the bill for the first...

    • Posted September 1, 2016
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