All posts tagged "Board of Trustees"

  • Meet the students who postponed tuition increase

    By Briana Williams– Tuition, meal plans and housing costs were due to increase for the upcoming school year this summer. As many students already struggle to pay for their education, the increase spelled more financial hardship. After former President...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    How James Ramsey fell from grace

    By Kyeland Jackson — James Ramsey had a rough summer. Following a year of scandals and accusations, the embattled University of Louisville president’s budget proposal was shot down, the board of trustees abolished and his position as U...

    • Posted August 22, 2016
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  • Neville Pinto
    Brief: Interim president will speak to press

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Neville Pinto will field questions tomorrow, according to a news release. University spokesman John Karman said the informal Q&A will last 30 minutes and reporters can ask anything. The session is not open...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Reinstated board chairman plans meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — Newly-reinstated U of L Board of Trustees Chair Larry Benz wants trustees to vote on recent acts by Governor Matt Bevin’s appointed board. Reported by Louisville Business First, Benz announced his plan on the...

    • Posted July 29, 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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  • 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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