All posts tagged "Board of Trustees"

  • 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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  • U of L must work to clean its reputation

    By Megan Brewer —  U of L has spent a fair share of time in the negative spotlight recently. It’s been a rocky road for students and staff, mostly because we are constantly being left questioning what’s...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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    It’s time to give David Grissom the boot

    By Megan Brewer —  The University of Louisville has had a rough few years. Overspending from a former president, being on academic probation for nine possible accreditation violations and a recent scandal including bribe money and the men’s...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • College of Arts and Sciences still thrives despite cuts

    By Lyndsey Newport — On Sept. 29 faculty assembled to hear the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences Kimberly Kempf-Leonard speak about what this year holds for the college. “School year 2017-2018 will also be...

    • Posted October 2, 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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    AAUP launches “Tenure Matters” initiative

    By Shelby Brown — U of L’s American Association of University Professors chapter is mobilizing in response to the board of trustees’ resolution to review the university’s tenure policy. According to an email blast from Professor Susan Jarosi, university...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom, Board of trustees, David Grissom
    U of L’s Board of Trustees lacks transparency

    By Megan Brewer — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Aug. 10 to create a special committee for litigation. Of the 13 trustees, two voted against the special committee and one member abstained. SGA president Vishnu...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
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  • Students need transparency, passion from our next president

    By Megan Brewer– U of L’s Board of Trustees will search for our next president soon. U of L’s staff ranked honesty as the top trait they want in the next president. But as damage by former president...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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    U of L approves revised Yum! lease after tense discussion

    By Shelby Brown– U of L’s board of trustees heatedly debated the reworked KFC Yum! Center lease agreement before it passed 7-2 with four abstentions, one being John Schnatter. The revised lease agreement asks U of L pitch in to pay...

    • Posted July 20, 2017
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    Board governance committee to revisit conflicts of interest

    By Shelby Brown– The ad hoc committee on board governance set a deadline to review U of L’s conflict of interest policies. The committee will revisit the current policies and procedures, effective since 2011, July 24. Committee...

    • Posted July 17, 2017
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