All posts tagged "bevin"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Faculty senate urges change in power-granting bill

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s faculty is suggesting changes to a bill granting Gov. Matt Bevin sweeping powers to replace academic boards. Senate Bill 107 affects public institutions in Kentucky by granting Bevin power to replace...

    • Posted January 29, 2017
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  • governor matt bevin
    Bevin’s unilateral action sets a dangerous precedent

    By Benjamin Hacht — Pointing fingers is a trademark for the politically ambitious, but who is really at fault for the University of Louisville’s probationary state and continued controversy? Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear blames Gov. Matt...

    • Posted January 23, 2017
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  • board of trustees, BOT
    Greg Postel named U of L interim president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Greg Postel, employed for 22 years at U of L, will be its new interim president effective Jan. 30. Postel was named on Jan. 21 by Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees,...

    • Posted January 21, 2017
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Bevin’s board to begin search for new interim president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees meet tomorrow morning with plans to find the university’s new acting president. Tomorrow’s meeting agenda includes appointing a search committee to replace Acting President Neville Pinto,...

    • Posted January 20, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L Athletic Association approves stadium renovations and increased ticket prices

    By Kyeland Jackson — University of Louisville athletic ticket prices will go up next year, the U of L Athletic Association decided Jan. 19. Reserved seats will increase $12 each. Price hikes apply to seats for clubs...

    • Posted January 19, 2017
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  • Features
    Six New Year’s resolutions U of L needs for 2017

    By Briana Williams– Though often short-lived, the idea behind New Year’s resolutions is positive. After the rough year U of L has had, the university, as a whole, could use a few goals for 2017. 1. Find...

    • Posted January 1, 2017
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  • Financial Aid
    FAFSA deadline lurches forward

    By Kyeland Jackson — If you considered procrastinating financial aid applications, think again. Applications next year’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid applications jumped forward to Oct. 1, awarding federal aid months earlier than last year. Because financial aid works on a...

    • Posted September 28, 2016
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  • State judge temporarily blocks Bevin’s Board of Trustees

    By Phillip Lentsch– Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd temporarily blocked Governor Matt Bevin’s recently appointed board of trustees. Bevin abolished the previous 17-member U of L board by an executive order in June, stating he had the “absolute authority”...

    • Posted July 29, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Faculty and staff pursue injunction against Bevin

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L faculty and staff have requested the Board of Trustees, removed Friday by Governor Matt Bevin’s executive order, file an injunction against their removal. The injunction would effectively block Bevin’s order,...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Bevin’s higher ed cuts ruled legal

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s higher education cuts are legal, according to a ruling Wednesday afternoon by Franklin Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, Wingate said two state laws allow the $18...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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