All posts by Kyeland Jackson

  • 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    A “yuge” year: TLC’s biggest 2016-17 stories

    By Kyeland Jackson — It was a long year for the University of Louisville. Controversial elections, erased boards and accreditation threats were some of many events on and around campus. The Cardinal ranks what happened and why it...

    • Posted April 15, 2017
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