All posts tagged "1"

  • Brief: Winter break will come early for faculty and staff

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L faculty and staff have been given the day off on Dec. 22, the last Friday before winter break. Interim President Greg Postel said in an announcement on Dec. 8 that...

    • Posted December 8, 2017
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  • Kentucky Department of Health declares an acute outbreak of Hepatitis A

    By Joseph Lyell — The Kentucky Department of Health declared that an acute outbreak of Hepatitis A has occurred in multiple Kentucky counties, including Jefferson County. As of November, there were 31 reported cases of Hepatitis A...

    • Posted December 8, 2017
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  • Ekstrom Library crammed with students during finals

    By Andrew Kent —  Finals week is here and Ekstrom Library is packed with students prepping for the final exams and taking care of last minute assignments. The east wing of the library (where the majority of...

    • Posted December 8, 2017
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  • Board of Trustees names 2018 Grawemeyer Award winners

    By Sean Allender —  The 2018 Grawemeyer Award winners have been announced. The award, named after Louisville’s H. Charles Grawemeyer, is presented annually by the U of L Board of Trustees. The award honors creativity and how a single idea...

    • Posted December 8, 2017
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  • Brief: Trustees continue legal recourse discussion

    By Joseph Lyell– A U of L Board of Trustees committee continued to consider legal action Dec. 6th in the wake of the scathing audit of its foundation. Board Chair David Grissom said the ad hoc special litigation committee has...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • Football’s Lamar Jackson announced Heisman Trophy finalist

    By Jordan Shim– A day after football’s bowl game announcement, Lamar Jackson was named a Heisman finalist. Taking home the award last year, Jackson is joined by Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield and Stanford’s Bryce Love for the 83rd Heisman...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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  • U of L removed from probationary status

    By Shelby Brown– Interim President Greg Postel announced U of L has been removed from probationary status and full accreditation reinstated today. The vote was passed down in Dallas, Texas at the closing session of the Southern...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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  • Brief: KFC Yum! Center general manager steps down

    By Joseph Lyell — KFC Yum! Center General Manager Dennis Petrullo has left the company, according to a statement provided by Anschutz Entertainment Group spokesperson Michael Roth on Dec. 4. Petrullo had served as GM since AEG...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
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  • Louisville rallies against Republican tax bill

    By Joseph Lyell — Originally scheduled to appear in Louisville, Senator Bernie Sanders delivered a live broadcast from Washington, D.C. while awaiting the vote on the Republican Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Dec. 1. Kentucky Congressman John...

    • Posted December 2, 2017
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  • Faculty assembly forms tenure-track committee

    By Shelby Brown– U of L’s Faculty Assembly created the Ad-hoc Committee on Tenure-Track Teaching Positions Dec. 1, hoping to expand tenure-track positions in the College of Arts and Sciences. By increasing tenure-track teaching positions, U of...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
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