All posts tagged "University of Louisville"

  • U of L Crime
    Crime and security: semester in review

    By Kyeland Jackson —   Crimes on and around campus were highly publicized this year, casting a poor light on U of L’s ranking as the 20th safest university on Collegechoice.net. Drinking further battered campus security’s high...

    • Posted November 29, 2016
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  • The province apartment
    Deceased student found in affiliated apartment

    By Kyeland Jackson — The body of a university student was discovered in the Province apartments Monday evening. Louisville Metro Police spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said the student overdosed, and was reportedly found by family members before 7...

    • Posted November 28, 2016
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  • opinion
    Thanksgiving trumps Christmas

    By Kyeland Jackson — Christmas has long held the top spot on holiday rankings, displacing Valentine’s Day, Fourth of July and even St. Patrick’s Day . But Thanksgiving has lived in the shadow of Christmas for too long,...

    • Posted November 27, 2016
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  • health logo
    University campaign targets African-Americans with depression

    By Kyeland Jackson — Beleaguered in part by racism, stress, violence and economic strain, African-Americans often grapple depression.With help from U of L’s School of Public Health & Information Sciences, a new health literacy campaign looks to...

    • Posted November 21, 2016
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  • 5o6a6148
    Women’s basketball blows by Lafayette 92-48

    By Dalton Ray– The women’s basketball team defeated Lafayette 92-47. Louisville has scored at least 80 points in four of the first five games. The Cards move to 5-0 on the season and host Chattanooga tomorrow night....

    • Posted November 20, 2016
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  • Features
    “Hacksaw Ridge” falls short

    By Kyeland Jackson — Mel Gibson is at it again. Flexing his director chops with “Braveheart,” “Passion of the Christ” and “Apocalypto,” the action star has shown he can spearhead critically acclaimed movies into success. With “Hacksaw...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • 20161115_184245
    Famed activist ignites sell-out crowd

    By Shelby Brown — Professor and political activist Angela Davis gave the 10th annual Anne Braden Memorial Lecture Thursday night, talking about racism, sexism, history and politics. People lined up at Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium hours before the...

    • Posted November 16, 2016
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Confederate statue moving to Brandenburg

    By Kyeland Jackson — Construction crews began dismantling U of L’s controversial Confederate statue Saturday. The statue has a new home: Brandenburg, Kentucky. Mayor Greg Fischer’s office announced the move in a news release Nov.15, stating the...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • U of L students protest hate speech on campus
    Dozens protest hate speech on campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — Dozens of students on campus protested hate speech a week after Donald Trump won the presidential election, Students hoisted picket signs listing minority groups, chanting “hate has no place on our campus” while marching...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Delivery driving poses a serious threat to personal safety

    By Evan Eley– It is no shock that a delivery driver is a high-value target for robbery. Drivers are by themselves, ringing doorbells of complete strangers and potentially carrying cash on them while delivering. With crime being...

    • Posted November 14, 2016
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