All posts tagged "1"

  • Isaac Sanchez, interim president, Greg Postel
    President’s office drained more than half its budget on philanthropy

    By Kyeland Jackson — When U of L’s Foundation charted the operating budget for the president’s office, it budgeted $162,000 to be spent by August. Instead, Interim President Greg Postel’s office has spent twice that, with $377,000...

    • Posted September 29, 2017
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  • Court dismisses Bevin’s board of trustees case

    By Shelby Brown– The Kentucky Supreme Court dismissed the case on Governor Matt Bevin’s authority to abolish or reorganize U of L’s Board of Trustees. The court declined a ruling because Bevin had rewritten the law, empowering him to...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • Who replaces Pitino?

    By Dalton Ray– Sixteen years after being hired as U of L’s men’s basketball coach, Rick Pitino exits in a disgraceful fashion. His final seven years roaming the Cardinal sideline have been filled with highest of the...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • Universities: Stand up to Bevin

    By Tucker Warren —  In a speech at a higher education conference, Governor Matt Bevin suggested Kentucky universities should consider making cuts to their arts departments. Bevin said many of these programs are “not helping to produce that...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Scandals, controversies improved the university

    By Kyeland Jackson — With everything on fire, lit by investigations, scandals and controversies, the future looks bright for U of L. That seems like sarcasm, but the FBI revelation that coaches paid recruits to attend their...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • U of L athletics, athletics, sports, acc
    Students, community ready to move past basketball scandals

    By Kyeland Jackson —  Following news of U of L’s involvment in an FBI investigation, administrators placed its athletic director and men’s basketball head coach on administrative leave. Greg Postel, U of L’s interim president, put Rick Pitino...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Pitino and Jurich placed on administrative leave, Bowen suspended

    By Dalton Ray– Amid news of a U of L coach being involved in a national college basketball corruption case, men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino and athletic director Tom Jurich have been placed on administrative leave. Pitino’s...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Death penalty is the only savior for the dumpster fire that is U of L men’s basketball

    By Dalton Ray– Once again, the U of L men’s basketball program is being dragged through the mud. When news broke at 9:30 a.m on Sept. 26, that four college coaches were arrested by the FBI for...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • Louisville men’s basketball program potentially tied in with college basketball corruption case

    By Dalton Ray — A school in Kentucky matching the description of the University of Louisville is involved in fraud and corruption case, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of New York. Four...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • University of Louisville, U of L, grawemeyer, university
    Hazing allegations cast cloud on campus fraternity

    By Amelia Lawrey —  U of L is investigating an alleged hazing incident on campus. University spokesperson John Karman confirmed Kappa Sigma is under the school’s investigation, adding he could not provide details because the investigation is...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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