All posts tagged "orientation"

  • Senior year takes the cake when students look back

    By Kimmie Schmidt — Whether you’re just finishing up your freshman year or you’re graduating, college is stressful for everyone. But which year seems more stressful? “I like senior year a lot better than freshman year because...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Everything you need to know about food at freshman orientation

    Every seasoned Cardinal knows about Sodexo, the company in charge of over twenty student dining options across U of L’s campus. Have you ever wondered what they are doing in the slower summer months when they aren’t...

    • Posted June 1, 2015
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    The do’s and do not’s in college

    By DALEN BARLOW–   Every freshman comes into college knowing that this will obviously be different from high school, but not knowing what to truly expect. College is a completely different world than high school, and it...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Meet your Board of Trustees

    By Jacob Pleas– The Board of Trustees consists of 20 people who help make decisions for the University. Since their decisions affect all involved with U of L, The Cardinal wrote this guide to introduce the Board...

    • Posted May 30, 2014
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  • New sorority coming to campus

    By Kylie Noltemeyer– U of L’s Greek community will be welcoming Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority to campus this fall. “One of SGA’s goals for the 2020 plan is to have fraternity and sorority life membership make up...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Fall rush vs. spring rush: the pros and cons

    By Olivia Krauth– While several incoming freshman girls question whether or not Greek life is right for them, few think about postponing the recruitment process a semester. U of L offers both fall and spring sorority recruitment,...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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  • Staying safe in the summer heat

    By Sammie Hill– Although the warmth of summer facilitates enticing things like sun-tans, bathing suits and boating, summer heat can also pose a danger to those who fail to take the proper precautions. Students should strive to...

    • Posted May 24, 2014
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  • How to: stay healthy in a community living situation

    By Howard Stikes– College is filled with new experiences. Academics, athletics, dorm life and dating are all part of the excitement. Living away from home for the first time can be exciting, however, it comes with risks...

    • Posted May 23, 2014
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  • How old is U of L?

    By Lubna Hindi — If you ever thought your professors were ancient, you will not believe the age of some of the buildings on campus. Currently standing U of L Belknap campus buildings span 141 years. The youngest...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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  • Money, money, money: SGA’s budget explained

    By Jacob Abrahamson– SGA is in charge of $1.2 million annually to spend on student-driven initiatives, and has approved a budget for the 2014-2015 school year to control the money’s use. The budget was developed by the...

    • Posted May 3, 2014
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