All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Play Well: October 2016 Edition

    By Sara Choate — Q:  I’m thinking about getting condoms with spermicidal lubricant.  Are these better than the regular ones? A:  Spermicide, or nonoxynol-9, while helpful in killing sperm as a contraception method, is no longer recommended...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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  • NCAA findings still loom over U of L basketball fanbase

    By Chris Acree — Break out your costumes and prepare for an onslaught of pumpkin-scented everything, because it’s finally October. Time for the leaves to start falling and UK fans to emerge from their caves to talk...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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  • Presidential debates continue to be unimpressive on both sides

    By Ryan Hiles — It was hard not to get sucked into the Super Bowl atmosphere surrounding the first presidential debate a couple of weeks ago. Would Hillary be able to get under Donald’s skin? How would...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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