Women still a confounding subject for researchers

Column by Tim Riley There are certain immutable laws of the universe that will simply never change. As a society, we can always rest assured that school will never be fun, the Cleveland Browns will never win a Super Bowl and a 40-hour-work week is about 40 hours too many; however, all of these rules […]

Columnist showed a general lack of knowledge about Bible

This is written in response to Nate Kremer’s column titled “Bible’s teachings outdated, hypocritical” in the Kernel on Nov. 20. It is clear that Barack Obama’s morals do not align with Christian morals, but that is not the point of my argument. My purpose is to show that Kremer has little knowledge of which he […]

Survey results are good, but could be improved

It’s a fact — college students have sex. Put religion, morality and any other beliefs aside for a minute and just accept that it happens. Probably more than most of us acknowledge. Having sex, whether you wait until marriage or hop right into bed, is a personal decision for everyone. But it definitely happens and […]

Speaker maps out a plan for a sustainable Kentucky

Column by Emily Foerster In the 1970s, the Kernel ran an environmental column written by a student everyone called—and still, to this day, every single one of his acquaintances, both personal and professional calls—“Fitz.” Sometimes, even his own children call him “Fitz.” His column was appropriately called “All the news that Fitz,” and it aimed […]

Incident shed light on UK’s parking woes

Following Sunday’s match against No. 22 Florida, women’s volleyball coach Craig Skinner offered to pay the parking citations for all of the attendees ticketed. Skinner said the most important thing was that the fans supported the team and that he would gladly have paid for each $25 ticket for the 178 citations, which would have […]

­­­Bible’s teachings outdated, hypocritical

Column by Nate Kremer I am writing this in response to Joseph Green’s column in Tuesday’s Kernel. In his article, he asserts that President-elect Barack Obama’s morals do not align with Christian morals. While I allow thoughtful Christians to debate this assertion, I, in turn, am thankful that Obama’s morals do not come from the […]