All posts by Kyeland Jackson

About Kyeland Jackson

Editor-in-Chief at The Louisville Cardinal.
  • Rick Pitino, Tom Jurich
    Pitino sues U of L for more than $34 million

    By Kyeland Jackson and Shelby Brown — Former head men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino sued U of L’s Athletics Association Thursday, asking for more than $34 million in damages. The lawsuit says U of L breached Pitino’s contract...

    • Posted November 30, 2017
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  • SACSCOC to decide U of L’s fate next week

    By Kyeland Jackson — In just over a week, the board for U of L’s accrediting agency decides if the university keeps its accreditation, extends its probation or loses its accreditation. Though the agency’s president remains vague...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
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  • Conversation On the Edge, University of Louisville Health Promotion
    Conversations on the Edge: Gauging desire

    This is a submission by a representative of University of Louisville Health Promotion, a division of Campus Health Services. This month’s topic, how to gauge desire with a partner or potential partner, offers a blueprint to know...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
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  • Chilled debate on presidential search ignites in board meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — Professor Susan Jarosi asked for open discussion about the presidential search on Nov. 20 and the U of L Board of Trustees answered with silence. After a pause, Board Chair David Grissom asked...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • Ricky Jones
    Ricky Jones announces bid for U of L President

    By Kyeland Jackson — A contestant for the top spot at U of L may come from the Pan-African studies department. Chair Ricky Jones submitted his name as a candidate for U of L’s president via Twitter...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • Rhonda WIlliams, Social Justice, Anne Braden
    Rhonda Williams rouses students in U of L speech on social justice

    By Kyeland Jackson — Professor and historian Rhonda Williams said she was a teen riding a bike in her neighborhood when an officer took her in his car, paraded her in front of white residents and denigrated...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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  • University of Louisville, U of L, grawemeyer, university
    Jurich’s attorney threatens to sue U of L, demands fair settlement

    By Kyeland Jackson — Though the university fired former Athletic Director Tom Jurich, it’s not the last they’ll hear from him. Jurich’s lawyers threatened to sue the university Wednesday, asking the university reach a fair settlement with...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • Postel: Jurich bullied senior leadership, damaged U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson —  Nearly a week after U of L fired Athletic Director Tom Jurich, the letter terminating him alleges Jurich intimidated, bullied and defaced the university. The letter, sent by Interim President Greg Postel, called...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • U of L promised transparency, but gave us obscurity

    By Kyeland Jackson — I’m sorry to say we’re in the same position we were years ago. This board of trustees and administration have been catalysts for change. Members such as Greg Postel, U of L’s interim...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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  • U of L fires Tom Jurich

    By Kyeland Jackson — Two days after former men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino was fired, U of L Athletic Director Tom Jurich was fired with cause Oct. 18. The University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees voted 10-3 to...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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