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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Voters spread out in the gym of Ballard High School, a voting location in Louisville, Kentucky, as they cast their votes on Election Day, Nov. 3., 2020. Photo by Clare Egan.

Louisville voters on the how and why of their voting method

Clare Egan November 4, 2020

The ballots kept coming in Louisville. Kentuckians sent in absentee ballots, voted early in-person or cast their ballot in-person on Election Day. Not only did voters have a variety of voting methods to...

Voting stations lined up at the the Maxwell Elementary Voting location. Voters came out early in the morning to vote in the midterm elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Maxwell Elementary Voting location in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Voting guide: registration deadlines and absentee ballot requests

Elijah Hendricks October 1, 2020

 Like most things about 2020, voting has changed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Where in previous years voting meant waiting in a long and crowded line, this year’s election calls for evaluating...

A Vote Here sign outside of the Maxwell Elementary Voting location. Voters came out early in the morning to vote in the midterm elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Maxwell Elementary Voting location in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

You know why you should vote, but do you and your peers know how?

Kernel Editorial Board October 26, 2019

As you may know, Kentucky’s gubernatorial election is on Tuesday, November 5th. If you are reading this, you have most likely already decided to vote. You probably understand that the candidate chosen...

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Students must exercise right, duty to vote

By the Editorial Board October 2, 2018

Our campus has seen many demonstrations and protests throughout the years. You only need to wait for a visiting preacher to give a sermon on chastity, have grad school stipends threatened or a pro-life...

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Absentee ballots crucial for democracy

Editorial Board March 9, 2016

The last thing on a UK student’s mind is a ballot box. But with the upcoming presidential primaries deciding our future, students need to check in where it counts. The Kentucky GOP said 100 of the 120...

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