All posts by Olivia Krauth

  • James Ramsey
    Brief: Ramsey retirement discussion rumors swirl

    By Olivia Krauth– President James Ramsey’s chief of staff is denying reports of Ramsey potentially retiring. Kathleen Smith told WFPL the rumors are “totally false” and the “source is flawed.” WHAS-11’s Doug Profitt cited an anonymous source, who told...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Salary committee proposed to A&S dean

    By Hannah Esrock– After months of surveys and discussion, Arts and Sciences faculty are proposing the creation of an A&S Faculty Salary Committee. The motion to propose the committee to A&S Dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard passed a Faculty Assembly vote Friday. Leonard...

    • Posted February 15, 2016
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  • Meet your 2016 SGA candidates: school presidents and senators

    By Olivia Krauth– The Cardinal invited all SGA candidates to fill out a survey so voters can learn more about them before elections. While several responses were edited for the print edition due to space constraints, the...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Meet your 2016 SGA candidates: Top Four

    By Olivia Krauth– The Cardinal invited all SGA candidates to fill out a survey so voters can learn more about them before elections. While several responses were edited for the print edition due to space constraints, the...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Trustee Paul Diaz resigns

    By Olivia Krauth– In the midst of an ongoing diversity battle, trustee Paul Diaz resigned from U of L’s Board of Trustees. Diaz’s resignation letter to Governor Matt Bevin was made public today. Bevin had asked Franklin...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • uofl campus crime
    Off-campus convenience store employee shot, killed

    By Olivia Krauth & Kyeland Jackson– A suspect is in custody after a Stop-N-Go employee was fatally shot early Thursday. Louisville Metro Police said the suspect entered the convenience store asking for help and soon began arguing with...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Ramsey leads tense discussion on provost search

    By Olivia Krauth– In an interaction one professor called “admittedly difficult,” President James Ramsey’s routine president report to the faculty senate today quickly became uneasy. Ramsey came to discuss two things: state budget cuts and the provost...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Proposed budget cuts, new building discussed in faculty senate

    By Olivia Krauth– Saying it’s “important to remember it’s just a proposal,” Interim Provost Neville Pinto explained budget changes to the faculty senate today. In the meeting, held in a half-empty Chao Auditorium, Pinto fielded questions and comments...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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  • SGA update
    SGA announces candidates for 2016 election

    By Olivia Krauth– SGA announced the candidates for 2016-17 offices today. Campaigns officially begin tomorrow, with student voting starting Feb. 15. In a change from last year, only candidates for SGA President and Executive Vice President are...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • U of L loses, gains with proposed Bevin budget

    By Olivia Krauth– Governor Matt Bevin’s proposed budget immediately hits U of L, slicing $6.3 million from this year’s budget using executive order. If passed as is, Bevin’s budget will also cut $12.6 million for the next...

    • Posted January 31, 2016
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