All posts tagged "U of L"

  • features
    U of L men speak up about sexual violence

    Out of 40 students, all are male, except three. Polyester camouflage serves as a backdrop for one side of the room. In the center, rests an easel with a square drawn on a whiteboard. The knees of...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • opinion
    Administration worries more about expansion than student needs

    By Ryan Hiles Construction is a word we don’t often think about on any kind of deep level. It’s used ubiquitously as a blanket term for any project in which we see jackhammers, orange cones and traffic....

    • Posted August 26, 2015
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  • SGA
    SGA Update: Senate talks SAC, L Trail

    The SGA Student Senate convened at U of L’s dental school for one of its final meetings of the school year on Tuesday. The biggest topic was the proposed SAC renovations, which at this point are still...

    • Posted March 24, 2015
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  • newsbrief
    Vice president for HR fired

    Sam Connally, U of L’s vice president for Human Resources, has been fired from the university, according to spokesman Mark Hebert. Hebert said that the separation occurred in accordance with Article 2.3 of the Redbook, the governing...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • crime1
    Polk receives conditional discharge

    Jefferson County District Court Judge David Holton granted former U of L student and football player Cameron Polk the opportunity to avoid jail time on Nov. 14. On Oct. 7, the Fishers, Ind. freshman received a citation...

    • Posted December 2, 2014
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  • as
    ‘Robust commitment’ a total bust, says A&S faculty

    The A&S Diversity Council met Monday Nov. 17 to discuss the minority faculty retention rate at U of L. A report about diversity at the university discussed a “robust commitment” to increasing the retention rate of minority faculty...

    • Posted November 17, 2014
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  • campus crime
    U of L cheerleader found dead this summer was in football player’s apartment

    According to a police report, Dani Cogswell, the U of L cheerleader who died in Cardinal Towne this summer, was found in former football player Cameron Polk’s apartment. Cogswell, who died of a drug overdose, was found...

    • Posted November 11, 2014
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  • No longer silent: survivors of sexual abuse share their stories

    Pinwheels for Peace kicked off U of L’s Week Without Violence, which hosted events geared toward raising awareness about sexual and domestic violence, encouraging positive actions to end violence. By making the statistics into people, rather than faceless numbers, the...

    • Posted September 28, 2014
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    Heroin injects itself in the veins of U of L

    —Nick Amon The drug overdose death of cheerleader Danielle Cogswell inside Cardinal Towne shocked the university community on July 24.   Jefferson County Coroner Dr. Barbara Weakley-Jones concluded the 22-year-old had heroin, Xanax and amphetamines in her...

    • Posted September 22, 2014
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  • UofL’s Conn Center Prepares to Expand, Excel

    By Tavi Wallace: The University of Louisville’s Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research is planning a five year, $20 million expansion for its facilities and staff in the near future, putting it on the forefront of energy source...

    • Posted September 4, 2014
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