All posts tagged "U of L"

  • Student Opinion
    The double-headed dragon: Ramsey and his role as two presidents

    By Christopher Acree– Boards are curious things. You try to hammer them in, but you get it crooked because you didn’t measure right and you end up hitting your thumb a couple times. Then there are those...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • Brief: Snow day issued for Jan. 20

    By Phillip Lentsch– Wednesday, Jan. 20 was the first snow day of the 2015-16 school year for U of L. Multiple schools and workplaces closed their doors for the day after heavy snowfall arrived around 5 a.m....

    • Posted January 20, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Freezing weather? Try freezing tuition rates

    By Nick Amon– With the beginning of the spring semester underway, many of us have already visited the dreaded Bursar office to pay our skyrocketing tuition fees. As if these tuition prices weren’t steep enough, the increasing...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    New year, same reluctant you

    By Ashley Carroll– New Year’s Resolutions traditionally entail renewing vows of chivalry, paying off debt and returning that sweater your friend let you borrow forever ago. In 2016, New Year’s Resolutions are still the same promises we...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • lettortotheeditor
    Letter to the Editor: Discrimination at U of L

    By Professor Ben Foster– Recently U of L received negative publicity for alleged illegal employment activities, which is not surprising. Late fall 2015, I attended events on diversity and inclusiveness where two U of L diversity leaders...

    • Posted January 7, 2016
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  • ‘Davidson Lady’ Terry Beard reminisces on 26 years at U of L

    By Maggie Little— Students can catch her five days a week saying one of her many recognizable phrases: “Is that it, sweetheart?” “How are you doing, pumpkin?” “You have a blessed day, my love.” Her voice is...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • opinion
    More bang for your buck: a look at how U of L’s scandal affects us all

    Over the past several weeks, the U of L’s men’s basketball program and the name Katina Powell have gone hand in hand in headlines across the country. Unfortunately, Powell’s book “Breaking Cardinal Rules: Basketball and the Escort Queen”...

    • Posted October 18, 2015
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  • Hurricane Harlan: Change agent changes his style

    By Olivia Krauth– Close to ten months ago, a storm started brewing on U of L’s campus. After a university-wide audit by Strothman and Company suggested U of L create a chief financial officer position, Harlan Sands...

    • Posted October 11, 2015
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  • Ricky Jones
    A&S Faculty criticize dean, U of L administration in meeting

    This story is a follow up to last week’s report, available here. More than 60 faculty and staff gathered on Monday to express concerns about the direction of U of L’s College of Arts and Sciences. The meeting,...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • New parking situation snubs commuters

    By Nick Amon   As many of us can relate, college has the tendency to make us lose our sanity from time to time. Whether it’s being late to class because of a never ending train crossing...

    • Posted September 11, 2015
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