All posts tagged "1"

  • Presidential search listening tour still not scheduled as December deadline looms

    By Shelby Brown– While the U of L presidential search listening tour subcommittee bickers over details, the application deadline for someone to lead U of L is two weeks away and no forums have been scheduled. The listening...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • New human resources policies concern staff

    By Joseph Lyell — Senators went to bat for their departments’ employees who had been reclassified as hourly workers at the Nov. 13 Staff Senate meeting. They expressed concern over the university’s revised Fair Labor Standards Act...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Kent School battles turnover in child welfare workforce

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L’s Kent School of Social Work has been given a large part in a federally funded research grant that aims to cut down on staff turnover in child welfare agencies. With...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Students want a say in real estate deals

    By Joseph Lyell — At Nov. 7’s SGA meeting, a resolution was passed detailing grievances against the foundation and the university. The document petitions the president of the university, and the chair of the foundation to consult...

    • Posted November 14, 2017
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  • Hines-Allen and Durr swell expectations for women’s basketball

    By Dalton Ray — Another year, another preseason ranking. Starting the season in the Top 25 is a reoccurring theme for women’s basketball coach Jeff Walz as his squad starts 2017-18 at No. 9.  Entering his 11th...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Men’s basketball must learn on the fly in 2017-18

    By Dalton Ray — On the court, men’s basketball starts this season similar to ones in the past: ranked in the Top 25, an established starting five and talented bench. Off the court, No. 16 Louisville is...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Former CFO files lawsuit over termination

    By Shelby Brown– Former U of L Foundation Chief Financial Officer Jason Tomlinson filed a lawsuit Nov. 9 alleging he was made the “fall guy” in the wake of the release of the foundation’s scathing audit in...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Pan-African department hosts “Take a Knee” discussion

    By Shelby Brown– Since Colin Kaepernick protested the National Anthem by taking a knee, similar protests and debate have sparked across the nation. U of L’s department of Pan-African studies discussed that debate in its “#TakeAKnee: Exploring the Intersection Between...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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    Rhonda Williams rouses students in U of L speech on social justice

    By Kyeland Jackson — Professor and historian Rhonda Williams said she was a teen riding a bike in her neighborhood when an officer took her in his car, paraded her in front of white residents and denigrated...

    • Posted November 9, 2017
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  • Faculty Senate votes to suspend paralegal program

    By Makayla Gross — The main topic discussed at the Nov. 1 faculty senate meeting was the suspension of the university’s paralegal program. Previously, students pursuing a major in criminal justice, law or political science could choose to...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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