All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Student Opinion
    Students’ pre-college academics meet gen. ed. requirements

    By Megan Brewer — One of our professors once said that today’s generation, our generation, can’t focus. He said we “can’t be taught.” We can’t sit in a class room for an hour and focus on the...

    • Posted March 24, 2017
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  • opinion
    Sook maneuvers to limit the Cardinal

    By Olivia Krauth– Last week, in the middle of the first round of Student Government Association voting, SGA Presidential candidate Georgie Sook sued against fellow presidential candidate Vishnu Tirumala in SGA court. The Cardinal, to my surprise, laid...

    • Posted March 8, 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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  • lettortotheeditor
    Letter to the editor: Safe spaces in the ‘real world’

    By Krystal Willliamson — Mr. Amon wrote a piece on Nov. 17 that expressed a negative viewpoint towards the inclusion of safe spaces on college campuses, posturing that campuses were “coddling” students in need of a place...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • opinion
    DeVos nomination demands public attention

    By Nick Amon — The senate confirmed Betsy DeVos as the new secretary of education on Feb. 7. Though the process of her confirmation is now complete, her nomination has been under a bombardment of criticism since early...

    • Posted February 11, 2017
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  • lettortotheeditor
    Letter to the editor: Women’s rights march lacks intersectionality

    By Avalon Gupta VerWiebe — The night of the 2016 election, my best friend and I discussed going to DC for the inauguration. However, as time wore on we realized that it would be difficult to get off...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • Thorntons Academic Center isn’t a special privilege

    Editors’ note: This is a student-athlete’s reaction to an article about how the Thorntons Academic Center is providing special privileges to student-athletes. By Taylor Webster– For years, University of Louisville’s athletes were struggling to find the time...

    • Posted January 10, 2017
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  • Editorial: My degree is more important than a political agenda

    Remember this past summer when Governor Matt Bevin took it upon himself to dissolve U of L’s Board of Trustees? Many of us focused on Bevin’s more immediate call for former U of L President James Ramsey...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    New gen. ed. requirements save students time and money

    By Chris Acree — Six hours. It may not seem like much to a lot of people. You can only binge about half a season’s worth of TV in that time. I’ve taken trips to the bathroom...

    • Posted November 27, 2016
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  • Kanye West unsurprisingly loses his mind, cancels Louisville show

    By Nick Amon — Remember back in October when everyone wigged out that Kanye West announced he’d be performing in the KFC Yum! Center this December? I definitely do. Sadly, the key word in that question is...

    • Posted November 27, 2016
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