All posts tagged "violence"

  • U of L Crime
    Campus ranks high for safety, but not city as a whole

    By Janet Dake — According to a report by College Choice, a resource for prospective college students, U of L ranks #20 on safest colleges in the country. But being a small fish in a big pond...

    • Posted August 21, 2017
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  • Community gathers to remember Savannah Walker

    By Kyeland Jackson — More than a hundred gathered in near-freezing cold to remember slain U of L student Savannah Walker March 22. Walker was killed in a shooting at Tim Faulkner gallery early March 19. Five...

    • Posted March 23, 2017
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  • Preview: ‘Trigger’

    A screening of the film “Trigger” will show at the Floyd Theatre on November 13, from 6-9 p.m. “Trigger” documents the rise of gun violence in America, while opening up discussion on proposed solutions. “The purpose of...

    • Posted November 8, 2014
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  • Increase self-protection and lower the carry age

    By Chris Bosey– Editor’s note: U of L does not allow weapons on its campuses.  The debate about whether or not violence around campus is increasing is no longer in question. Just ask the four new campus...

    • Posted October 1, 2014
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  • Alpha Phi Alpha Addresses Police Brutality with “Fruitvale Station”

    By: Regina Deveary On Thurs., Sept. 19, 2013, the Alpha PI Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, and the Student Activities Board collaborated to present the controversial movie, “Fruitvale Station,” starring Michael B. Jordan in the...

    • Posted September 24, 2013
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  • It takes the ‘Ville to change it: Community activist talks alternatives tin Louisville’s quest to eliminate violence

    By Wes Kerrick– By time it began, only four of 200 chairs were occupied. A small crowd’s power to transform communities and eliminate a culture of urban violence was the Rev. Alvin Herring’s theme last Thursday when...

    • Posted November 2, 2012
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