All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    U of L Foundation receives negative debt rating

    By Kyeland Jackson — Moody’s, a debt rating service, has changed the U of L Foundation’s rating from “stable” to “negative,” according to a statement released by the group May 23 and a report by the Courier-Journal. The rating...

    • Posted May 27, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Foundation paid Ramsey nearly $3 million in 2014

    By Kyeland Jackson — President James Ramsey was paid $2.8 million by the University of Louisville Foundation in 2014, $1 million more than he was paid in 2013. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, tax returns from the...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • Judge says Confederate statue can move

    By Kyeland Jackson — Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman lifted a restraining order against Mayor Greg Fischer today, allowing the city to begin moving the Confederate statue near U of L’s campus. Representatives from Sons of Confederate...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Brief: Attorney moves to continue confederate statue removal

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    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L adds urban sustainability degree

    By Kyeland Jackson —  U of L will add undergraduate in urban sustainability, according to an announcement during the May 9 staff senate meeting. The university plans to eventually add a doctorate as well. The degrees will include...

    • Posted May 21, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Bevin’s higher ed cuts ruled legal

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s higher education cuts are legal, according to a ruling Wednesday afternoon by Franklin Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, Wingate said two state laws allow the $18...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Where are the Cards now: Chaz Embry and David Green

    By Kyeland Jackson — Every Saturday night you may hear them, cracking witty jokes and one-liners between radio segments. U of L alumni and hosts of the Chaz & Dave show on station 102.3, Chaz Embry and...

    • Posted May 16, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Staff being paid less than national average

    By Kyeland Jackson — According to a recent staff market pay survey, U of L staff are being paid 10 percent less than the base market pay. Executive Director of Human Resources Jeanell Hughes presented the results,...

    • Posted May 10, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: U of L bookstore closing in transition to Follett

    By Kyeland Jackson — Updated 5/18/2016 The bookstore will be closed May 13-16. Announced in a blasted email today, Chief Financial Officer Harlan Sands said Follett will bring more supplies, technology and gifts to the bookstore. Follett was...

    • Posted May 10, 2016
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  • U of L alumni bring experience to Derby

    By Kyeland Jackson — Yearly, the Kentucky Derby thrills spectators from around the world. While fans wager and don their best Derby hats, Louisville alumni don media passes and provide coverage for the most exciting two minutes of sports. Photography...

    • Posted May 7, 2016
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