All posts tagged "weather"

  • Global Warming: Snow days a result or not?

    By Samantha Schaefer– With all this wild weather occurring lately, students are attempting to look at things through a more theoretical perspective.  Many are beginning to wonder if global warming has something to do with all this...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • Students deal with snow on first Snow Day of the year

        This is a developing gallery. photos by Sarah Rohleder

    • Posted February 16, 2015
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  • Snow watch: U of L cancels classes for Monday

    Updated 12:47 p.m.: Students expecting a night of apprehension can sleep easy tonight: U of L announced classes will be canceled on Feb. 16. “We knew there was a big storm coming and it would have been...

    • Posted February 15, 2015
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  • #Snovember

    Pictures from this school year’s first winter storm: Photos by Olivia Krauth / The Louisville Cardinal

    • Posted November 17, 2014
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  • Polar vortex season proves costly for Physical Plant

    By Olivia Krauth– As winter ends, the university’s physical plant is facing a serious financial hit from the treacherous winter.  Some estimate snow removal alone could balloon to four or five times more  spent in years past....

    • Posted March 15, 2014
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  • How to stay safe in the brutal cold

    By: Howard Stikes —  More single-digit temperatures, snow and ice are predicted for this week in many parts of the country, including Louisville. While going through this season, being safe is the ultimate goal. Hypothermia and frostbite...

    • Posted February 1, 2014
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  • In the news: what you missed while you were in class

    Burger King dumps tainted supplier Following rumors about horse meat mixed in with Burger King’s beef, the chain launched an investigation of its supplier, Europe-based Silvercrest Foods. Thursday Burger King announced they were dropping the supplier after...

    • Posted February 6, 2013
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  • Flood watch: completed construction could curb calamities in campus cloaca

    By Caitlyn Crenshaw– U of L has taken advantage of an incentive program offered by the Metropolitan Sewer Department to several institutions to collaborate on improving clean water and reducing flooding occurrences. Larry Owsley, Vice President of...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • U of L and MSD attempt to control campus flooding

    By Caitlyn Crenshaw– No matter what season it is, students at U of L are accustomed to the alert that warns of “flooding.” The university has made the prevention of flooding a priority since the flood in...

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Editorial: Indiana tragedy brings out sense of community

    Nothing but ‘gone’ can be described of the town of Henryville, Indiana. As National Guardsmen and Policemen keep everyone but emergency workers past the I-65 exit, citizens of Henryville flock to area churches for food and shelter....

    • Posted March 6, 2012
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