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  • SAC construction won’t be derailed by $23k theft

    By Shelby Brown — The SAC construction site manager, J.R. Cook confirmed upwards of $23,000 dollars worth of copper pipe and wiring was stolen from the site Feb. 12. Cook said the wiring was worth $18,000 and...

    • Posted February 23, 2018
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  • Postel at budget forum: “Administration is listening”

    By Shelby Brown– Interim President Greg Postel said U of L hasn’t created a budget yet for the 2018-19 fiscal year at the first of two open forums Feb. 22. “There is absolutely no desire on my...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • Students Say: Sue the NCAA

    By Phillip Lentsch — Students at the University of Louisville have plenty to say following the NCAA’s decision to vacate wins from 2011 through 2015 for the men’s basketball team. The departures of head coach Rick Pitino...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • Brief: Armed robbery overnight near Card Towne

      By Shelby Brown– The University of Louisville Police Department received a report of an armed robbery last night around 9:47 p.m. near Cardinal Towne. U of L issued a Rave Alert last night around 10:30 p.m. saying they were still investigating....

    • Posted February 21, 2018
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  • U of L implementing pharmacy coverage changes in April

    By Shelby Brown — With a potential 6.25 percent cut to the university if Governor Matt Bevin’s 2018-19 budget passes, U of L is introducing five new initiatives to its current pharmacy coverage. In an email blast to the...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • SGA 2018 candidates announced

      By Shelby Brown — Candidates for the 2018 SGA elections were released today after applications closed Feb. 19 at 5 p.m. Voting opens Feb. 26 and closes March 1 at midnight. Ballots will be distributed via...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • State could help fund new Cultural Center, campus maintenance

    By Briana Linney — Cultural Center to be razed Interim President Greg Postel told the SGA Senate the Cultural Center is so dilapidated it needs to be replaced. He addressed rumors it could be relocated at the...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Custodial shortage leaves U of L a mess

    By Shelby Brown — With 25 positions unfilled by the hiring freeze, buildings across campus are without custodians as trash piles up and entire buildings remain uncleared for weeks at a time. U of L’s custodial shortage has...

    • Posted February 5, 2018
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  • Earl Reed chosen as U of L Foundation Chair

    By Shelby Brown — Foundation audit committee chair Earl Reed was elected as the new U of L Foundation chairman Jan. 31. Reed has served on the foundation for one year and replaces former foundation chair Diane Medley, whose term expired...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Declining funds paint a grim future for U of L

    By Shelby Brown — U of L hopes to combat its bleak financial future by growing enrollment 36 percent over the next few years to avoid raising tuition. With state appropriations and donations on the decline, foundation members said U...

    • Posted January 30, 2018
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