All posts by Janet Dake

  • Ad loss hammers Cardinal amid financial crisis

    By Janet Dake — This is the last year The Louisville Cardinal will receive financial support from university administration, which has slashed the newspaper’s income by 40 percent. The long-standing commitment to buy ads, as much as...

    • Posted September 10, 2017
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  • U of L earns five out of five stars for LGBT campus life

    By Janet Dake —    U of L ranks “Best of the Best” for LGBT campus life, according to the Campus Pride Index, an online resource that ranks colleges based on a variety of inclusion-based factors.  ...

    • Posted September 7, 2017
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  • Shooting at the Arch disturbs students and residents

    By Janet Dake — The Aug 30 shooting at The Arch Apartments has left some U of L students uneasy with their living arrangement. Just before 7 p.m., police officers were flagged down outside the apartment complex...

    • Posted September 5, 2017
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  • Eclipse leaves some U of L students unimpressed

    By Janet Dake —  For the first time since 1918, the moon obscured the sun in a total solar eclipse across North America. This cast a long shadow across earth that left some areas in total darkness....

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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  • Charlottesville attack spark fresh controversy to Confederate statue removal

    By Janet Dake — A Neo Nazi protest in Charlottesville, Virginia has fueled a growing controversy across the country about removing Confederate monuments. On Aug. 12, a  “Unite the Right” rally to protest the removal of a...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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  • Film examines funding, public higher education on campuses

    By Elizabeth Money — The Speed Art Museum featured a screening of Steve Mim’s documentary, Starving the Beast, Aug. 24. The film aimed at revealing the disturbing attack being waged against public higher education. The film calls the situation one of...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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    U of L ranks No. 25 for online Master’s of Computer Science degree

    By Janet Dake — Thanks to U of L’s curriculum and faculty, its online Master of Science in Computer Science program ranked 25th in the nation for best online Information Technology degrees according to U.S News. U...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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    For incoming freshmen, college credit comes with a cost

    By Janet Dake — Over half of U of L’s incoming freshmen – the nearly 2,700 of them – are already ahead of game. On the surface, earning college credit in high school may seem like the best...

    • Posted August 22, 2017
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    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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