The Horizon

Parties approach convention on opposite terms

IUS Horizon

September 9, 2012

In the last few weeks, the beginning of the 2012 presidential race was fully initiated and created the head way needed to lead America to Election Day. Through events that occurred at both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, each party presented its candidate for office, as well as ...

Political slamming limits voter choice

IUS Horizon

August 26, 2012

              “I am a concerned citizen, and I approve this message.” During this political election, most media outlets — TV, radio, etc. — are bombarding viewers and listeners with messages about why or why not to vote for a par...

St. Patrick’s Day Parade Bardstown Road

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2012

Hundreds of people gathered in Louisville on Bardstown Road for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which took place on March 10. The streets were flooded with green while families and people of all ages gathered to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. The theme of the parade was Shamrocks ...

Editor says yes we can, but no we haven’t

IUS Horizon

September 11, 2011

I will never forget Nov. 5, 2008. I remember crying tears of joy as President-elect Barack Obama gave his election victory speech on that cold Chicago night to more than 240,000 people. America — a country that used to view African Americans as nothing more than farming equipment just a hand...

Apathy hits IUS campus during presidential inauguration

IUS Horizon

January 31, 2009

Excited about being released from class 15 minutes early to witness what may be the most significant moment of the year, my friends and I walked toward the seating area of The Commons hoping to see what would me my very first American inauguration ceremony. Read More »...