All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • Grawemeyer hall, U of L
    U of L’s draft budget brings costs, cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — To Papa John’s CEO John Schnatter’s chagrin, U of L’s new budget brings a bigger price tag to students. U of L’s Board of Trustees reviewed the budget Thursday. The draft promises a...

    • Posted May 18, 2017
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  • John Schnatter resigns from athletics board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Papa Johns CEO and major university donor John Schnatter resigned from the U of L Athletics Association Board. Interim President Greg Postel said Schnatter offered his resignation without reason. “He (Schnatter) gave no...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer Hall, U of L
    U of L considers separating from its medical center

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L could separate from its medical center, citing positive changes in dividing the two. Interim President Greg Postel proposed the separation in an April 26 board of trustees meeting. “Clinical enterprise...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • U of L Foundation approves its first line-item budget

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation approved its first line-item budget Tuesday, a common financial practice unseen in former president James Ramsey’s tenure. The line-item budget, a move towards transparency, details what assets and liabilities...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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  • Ricky Jones
    Police union dispute Ricky Jones’ appointment to police oversight panel

    By Kyeland Jackson — Fraternal Order of Police President David Mutchler opposed considering U of L professor Ricky Jones to a police oversight panel, convincing an appointments committee table Jones’ appointment. First reported by the Courier Journal, Mutchler...

    • Posted April 21, 2017
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  • U of L meets NCAA, expects decision and possible punishment within months

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L expects the NCAA infraction committee, investigating reports of dancers paid to dance for and have sex with players and recruits, to reveal findings and possibly punish the university between six...

    • Posted April 20, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Former U of L executives dodge federal prosecution

    By Kyeland Jackson — The U.S. attorneys office reportedly chose not to prosecute former U of L executives accused of misusing federal funds. First reported by the Courier-Journal, David Dunn, Priscilla Hancock and Russell Bessette learned of the federal...

    • Posted April 20, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Seminar readies faculty against identity theft

    By Kyeland Jackson — Dozens of faculty attended a seminar April 19 detailing identity theft and how to prevent it. The seminar comes weeks after U of L revealed over 70 university employees’ information was stolen and used...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • Study abroad, Cuba
    Why you should travel abroad: the Cuba perspective

    By Kyeland Jackson — For spring break, I paid to study abroad in Cuba. A week of food, new language, drinks and magnificent sights branded Cuba into my memory, expanding my worldview. The country is changing, available...

    • Posted April 17, 2017
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  • General Sports Icon
    Former U of L linebacker killed Thursday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Former U of L linebacker Abraham “Abe” Brown died Thursday, found shot to death in a car in Shively. First reported by the Courier-Journal, Brown was one of four homicides victims on April...

    • Posted April 15, 2017
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