All posts tagged "Board of Trustees"

  • 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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  • James Ramsey
    Board OK’s Ramsey’s resignation

    By Kyeland Jackson — Effective immediately, James Ramsey is no longer president of the University of Louisville. Trustees accepted Ramsey’s resignation during a special board meeting Wednesday. Chair Pro Tem Junior Bridgeman read the resignation letter which detailed the...

    • Posted July 28, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Trustees deciding Ramsey’s fate in private

    By Kyeland Jackson — Countdown to a decision on President James Ramsey’s future lengthened after the board of trustees called for an executive session Wednesday. The agenda for Wednesday’s special meeting called for discussion on Ramsey’s offered resignation and...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Ramsey’s fate to be decided Tuesday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Update: As of Tuesday morning, this meeting was postponed due to scheduling conflicts. Date of the rescheduled meeting has not been decided. President James Ramsey’s resignation will be decided sooner than later, after the...

    • Posted July 25, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Trustees will accept Ramsey’s resignation, students convince board to postpone tuition increase

    By Kyeland Jackson — Board of trustees chair Junior Bridgeman said today trustees will accept President James Ramsey’s resignation at their next meeting. He also delayed approval of a university budget, satisfying students who disrupted the meeting. Ramsey...

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Trustees hastily call meeting, will discuss budget

    By Kyeland Jackson — The board of trustees will meet Thursday. One item on the agenda: the university budget. University spokesman John Karman confirmed tomorrow’s 1 p.m. meeting, sending out an agenda at 12:54 p.m. Karman confirmed one...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Brief: Ramsey offered to resign

    By Kyeland Jackson — President James Ramsey offered his resignation to the new board of trustees. Board chair Junior Bridgeman revealed Ramsey’s resignation offer via a news release today. “During the Board of Trustees meeting on 7/13/16, in closed...

    • Posted July 14, 2016
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  • Ramsey does not offer resignation to new board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Less than 24 hours later, The Cardinal learned president James Ramsey did read his resignation to the trustees in closed session. Story here. James Ramsey is still the president of the University of...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: New board of trustees meets tomorrow

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s newly appointed board of trustees will meet tomorrow, according to a blasted email. The 1 p.m. meeting will be the first time Bevin’s trustees have gathered. President James Ramsey previously...

    • Posted July 12, 2016
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  • opinion
    Graphic: Bevin’s new board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees draws criticism from all angles. Attorney General Andy Beshear has sued twice, faculty condemn the board and past SGA presidents have blasted the governor. With accreditation worries...

    • Posted July 9, 2016
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