All posts tagged "BOT"

  • Howard and Postel
  • Editorial: My degree is more important than a political agenda

    Remember this past summer when Governor Matt Bevin took it upon himself to dissolve U of L’s Board of Trustees? Many of us focused on Bevin’s more immediate call for former U of L President James Ramsey...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
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  • Bevin twiddles his thumbs while BOT seats remain empty

    By Chris Acree — Oh, Governor Matt Bevin. I’m writing this on the absolute zero chance you might be reading. But then, someone out there might be. Is it a coincidence that the two recent defeats you’ve...

    • Posted October 13, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Board suit hurts not only Bevin and Beshear, but the students

    By Chris Acree — There are many issues tied within the judicial battles between Governor Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear: the proper role and function of the executive branch, the appropriate relationship between the different...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
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  • U of L Foundation finds itself staring down potential lawsuit

    By Chris Acree –– It seems like everybody is just at each other’s throats recently, doesn’t it? You’ve got Trump vs. Clinton, Bevin vs. Beshear, UK vs. their student newspaper, me vs. my wife on who’s taking the garbage...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • Tuition increases – what a surprise

    By Nick Amon — The majority of us are beginning to slip into our weekly routines of going to class, grabbing food at the SAC and occasionally studying break at the library – constants many of us...

    • Posted September 2, 2016
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  • Reluctant Ramsey dodges resignation

    By Nick Amon– **Update, 7/14, 6:30 p.m.** It was initially understood that President James Ramsey did not offer his resignation to the board of trustees July 13.  Now we know he actually read his resignation letter to...

    • Posted July 14, 2016
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  • Ramsey’s “resignation” distracts from bigger picture

    By Nick Amon– This past Friday Gov. Matt Bevin made the swift announcement that James Ramsey will be stepping down from his position as president here at U of L.  As the weekend passed, the news of...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Foundation paid Ramsey nearly $3 million in 2014

    By Kyeland Jackson — President James Ramsey was paid $2.8 million by the University of Louisville Foundation in 2014, $1 million more than he was paid in 2013. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, tax returns from the...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Board of Trustees cancels no-confidence discussion

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Wednesday afternoon on the date slated to forward the no-confidence motion in President James Ramsey. However, the board adjourned within a minute, lacking the representation necessary to...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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