All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Board of Trustees cancels no-confidence discussion

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Wednesday afternoon on the date slated to forward the no-confidence motion in President James Ramsey. However, the board adjourned within a minute, lacking the representation necessary to...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    COO says audit has strengthened financial controls

    By Kyeland Jackson — Chief  Operating Officer Harlan Sands told a trustees committee the university is making progress in strengthening internal controls to limit theft and misuse of funds. The board of trustees audit committee also is...

    • Posted April 15, 2016
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  • Ricky Jones
    Faculty joins fight against governor’s cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson & Olivia Krauth — Pan-African Studies Chair Ricky Jones said he will be joining the legal suit against Governor Matt Bevin. The suit is part of Attorney General Andy Beshear’s promise to pursue legal action against...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Attorney general sues governor over university cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — Attorney general Andy Beshear said he will sue Governor Matt Bevin today. The action comes two weeks after talks on the budget proposal in the General Assembly fell through, prompting Bevin to issue an immediate 4.5 percent cut...

    • Posted April 11, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Faculty senate no-confidence vote to be public after opposition

    By Kyeland Jackson — Today’s faculty senate discussion of a vote of no-confidence in President James Ramsey will be public after opposition of the proposed closed session. U of L’s chapter of American Association of University Professors sent...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: U of L student killed in shootout

    By Kyeland Jackson — Caught in a shootout in the Park Hill neighborhood, 20-year-old Lottie Eicher died of multiple gunshot wounds Saturday at University of Louisville Hospital. Eicher was a student at U of L. Eicher, 20, was a...

    • Posted April 3, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    McConnell finds his center: disrupting American politics

    By Kyeland Jackson– Since being elected the Senate Majority Leader, Mitch McConnell has been hard at work. By that, I mean hard at work ensuring federal judicial appointments don’t work. McConnell has made it a mantra to stomp...

    • Posted April 2, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    U of L hit with a $6.5 million cut

    By Kyeland Jackson — On the heels of a departmental survey preparing for budget cuts, Governor Matt Bevin Thursday ordered an immediate 4.5 percent cut to higher education. By Friday afternoon Attorney General Andy Beshear declared that...

    • Posted April 2, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Financial woes voiced at tuition meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — Presenting to students from health sciences and other departments, speakers discussed the problem of rising tuition. One of the primary concerns revolved around budget cuts forwarded through Governor Matt Bevin’s order. Dean of Students...

    • Posted April 1, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    ULPD works to keep Belknap Blvd. safe

    By Olivia Krauth & Kyeland Jackson– After Belknap Boulevard saw its first criminal incident over break, U of L Police are working to avoid future incidents in the area. The road, which opened last year, connects Third...

    • Posted March 27, 2016
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