All posts tagged "Board of Trustees"

  • Final presidential listening tour concludes in front of smallest crowd

    By Megan Brewer —  In the last of four presidential listening tours, trustees answered and listened to the smallest crowd of fewer than 20 people. Former SGA president O.J. Oleka requested a summary of qualities people have asked...

    • Posted January 19, 2018
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  • Brief: Closed search, administrative standards discussed at first listening tour

      By Shelby Brown– The first of four presidential search listening tours yielded multiple comments from audience members regarding future leadership at U of L today. Trustees Bonita Black, Ron Wright, Enid Trucios-Haynes, Brian Cromer, Jim Rogers and Bill Funk of the...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Long-awaited listening tours begin Jan. 17

    By Shelby Brown– The committee collecting information on U of L’s next president has scheduled the long-promised listening tour. The Jan. 17 and 18  presidential search listening tour occurs seven weeks after the original Dec. 1 application deadline published...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
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  • Brief: Presidential search listening tour dates announced

    By Joseph Lyell — Campus constituents now have a date to meet and discuss who will run the university. Alumni, community members, faculty, staff and students will meet in small groups with trustees to give input on...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
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  • 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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