All posts tagged "News"

  • Proposed Ky. budget hits hard

    If Governor Steve Beshear gets his way U of L will lose $3.5 million next year. His two-year budget cuts  higher education by 2.5 percent, a loss of about $23 million  for state colleges and universities. The...

    • Posted February 6, 2014
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  • In The News: What you missed while you were in class

    By Olivia Krauth– ACTOR FOUND DEAD Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment on Sunday.  He was 46. The cause of death was an apparent drug overdose, and was found by screenwriter David Katz....

    • Posted February 2, 2014
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  • Campus Creeper: Person of interest questioned, let go

    Lucas Logsdon– I suppose the extreme cold is able to keep everyone indoors, including the campus creeper. As of today, nothing has been reported of the “suspicious man” driving a white 1990 Volvo. University Police did question...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • “Suspicious person” spotted on campus

    Lucas Logsdon– If you have seen a white, 1990’s Volvo station wagon around campus, keep your distance. The driver of this vehicle has been trying to lure unsuspecting women into his car simply by asking for directions. ...

    • Posted January 27, 2014
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  • Kentucky unemployment sends mixed signals

    Kentucky’s most recent unemployment statistics tell a misleading story. Although unemployment in the Bluegrass fell from 8.2 percent in November 2013 to 8.0 percent in December 2013, there lies a tale of two numbers. “Kentucky’s labor market...

    • Posted January 24, 2014
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  • New resident parking lot opens

    By Kylie Noltemeyer– Finding a good parking spot on campus can sometimes seem like one of the most challenging parts of the day. Going up and down the aisles can become almost hair pulling experience that could...

    • Posted January 10, 2014
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  • Miller Mold: gone for good?

    By Olivia Krauth– More than 100 students returned to a cleaner, safer dorm as 56 rooms in Miller Hall received new, mold-free wardrobes over winter break. The project is one of the last steps in ridding Miller...

    • Posted January 10, 2014
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  • Baby, it’s cold outside: first day is a snow day

    By Lubna Hindi — Thousands of U of L students were huddled around their phones and TV’s Sunday evening awaiting news from the university announcing the cancelation of classes for the next day. At 5:43 p.m. the...

    • Posted January 6, 2014
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  • State of the University Address

    By: NATALIE MOSER From two o’clock to three forty-five on Thursday afternoon students rejoiced in the campus-wide class cancelation, due to President Ramsey’s State of the University Address. This yearly event commemorated last year’s achievements and revealed...

    • Posted September 16, 2013
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