All posts tagged "women"

  • 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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  • Human trafficking conference aims to raise awareness

    By Eric Matthews–    The seventh Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Conference brought students, faculty and community members together to discuss a largely invisible social issue. Hosted by the Women4Women Student Board in the SAC multipurpose room, the Feb. 8...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • PHOTO: Women’s suffrage march commemorates Suffragists

    By Sarah Rohleder– To commemorate the Suffragists march in Washington D.C. in 1913, the American Association of University Women at U of L marched chanted empowering slogans through campus March 3. The group began outside the Women’s...

    • Posted March 3, 2016
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  • #WEWUofL: Week sets out to empower women on campus

    By Regina Deveary– Women across campus were empowered last week as Women’s Empowerment Week was celebrated by the Student Activities Board. Using white boards, U of L students and faculty were able to tell us why they...

    • Posted February 23, 2014
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  • Critics complain new Marine hats are too “girly”

    By Sammie Hill–   Last week, the New York Post reported the possibility of a new look for Marine hats. Since then, the report has been disputed, but the possibility of this new hat nevertheless sparked controversy...

    • Posted October 29, 2013
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  • Women’s Basketball VS UConn (Tournament Championship), 4-9-13

    Photos by Austin Lassell

    • Posted April 9, 2013
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  • In the News: What you missed while you were on break

    By Simon Isham, Maggie Cunningham, Wes Kerrick–   Bill Clinton meets with U of L mens’ basketball team after win against Villanova The U of L mens’ basketball team  received a locker room visit after their victory...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • Sending reinforcements: women in combat deserve recognition

    By Rae Hodge– The good ol days are here again. As voices rise in opposition to Leon Panetta’s recent decision to allow women to openly serve in combat roles, all the old arguments against women being in direct...

    • Posted January 30, 2013
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  • Lifting the veil on human trafficking

    By Elijah McKenzie– The time is 11:45 p.m. A car pulls into the rear entrance of a massage parlor where the windows are tinted black. Street lights radiate a pale glow as the parlor’s “Open” sign is...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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  • The prostitution debate

    By Erin Wade– If you were strolling about the lower level of Ekstrom Library last Thursday evening chances are you would have heard a rousing conversation coming from Chao Auditorium. Cards 4 Freedom, a student organization against...

    • Posted January 17, 2012
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