All posts by Briana Williams

  • Features
    SAC renovation breaks ground

    By Briana Williams– University of Louisville officials gathered to break ground on the SAC renovation last week. The renovation, announced last October, is projected to be complete in fall 2018. Among those in attendance was acting President Neville Pinto...

    • Posted September 2, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L celebrates 10 years of SOUL

    By Briana Williams– Hundreds of U of L students gave a day for service on Aug. 18 in the 10th annual SOUL event. SOUL, which stands for Students Outreach Uniting Louisville, gives participants an opportunity to work...

    • Posted August 26, 2016
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  • Meet the students who postponed tuition increase

    By Briana Williams– Tuition, meal plans and housing costs were due to increase for the upcoming school year this summer. As many students already struggle to pay for their education, the increase spelled more financial hardship. After former President...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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  • U of L bookstore mostly unchanged after renovations

    By Briana Williams– In April, Follett Higher Education Group replaced Barnes and Noble as U of L’s bookstore partner. In May, the bookstore closed for four days in order to update the store and add a wider...

    • Posted July 25, 2016
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  • Pokémon Go app causes concerns

    By Briana Williams — Not long after its release, the app Pokémon Go has swept the nation. Millions downloaded the location-based game which allows players to capture and train Pokémon. There’s even a multi-player battle option available. Within...

    • Posted July 16, 2016
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  • Russ Smith becomes spokesman for Louisville-based app

    By Briana Williams — Former U of L Men’s Basketball player Russ Smith is pitching a new social app. Speaking in a video posted by the company, “Shortnotice” is an app designed to make quick plans and spontaneous adventures...

    • Posted June 27, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    A timeline of U of L scandals under Ramsey

    By Briana Williams and Olivia Krauth– U of L has undergone improvements since President James Ramsey arrived in 2002, but a stream of scandals has some relieved over his offer to resign. Here is a look at U of L’s largest scandals in Ramsey’s almost 14...

    • Posted June 18, 2016
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  • Features
    Kyle Hornback participates in Miss USA Pageant

    U of L sent its second student in a row to the Miss USA pageant last night in Las Vegas. Kyle Hornback took her place as this year’s Miss Kentucky USA, competing in the 65th annual Miss USA Pageant...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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  • Features
    Living on campus: what you really need

    By Briana Williams– Incoming freshmen have a lot to be excited for, especially moving into a dorm. To prepare incoming residents, the university sends out a checklist of what will be needed for residence hall living, but...

    • Posted April 15, 2016
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  • Features
    U of L participates in annual Day of Service

    By Briana Williams–  The university has vastly grown over the years and with it, the commitment to community service. Last year, with hopes to further this commitment, U of L implemented its first Day of service. On April...

    • Posted April 9, 2016
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