All posts tagged "budget"

  • Postel at budget forum: “Administration is listening”

    By Shelby Brown– Interim President Greg Postel said U of L hasn’t created a budget yet for the 2018-19 fiscal year at the first of two open forums Feb. 22. “There is absolutely no desire on my...

    • Posted February 22, 2018
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  • State could help fund new Cultural Center, campus maintenance

    By Briana Linney — Cultural Center to be razed Interim President Greg Postel told the SGA Senate the Cultural Center is so dilapidated it needs to be replaced. He addressed rumors it could be relocated at the...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer calls Rand Paul’s deficit worries “hollow” in McConnell Center speech

    By Joseph Lyell — Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said Senator Rand Paul’s opposition to last week’s federal budget is “very hollow” in a campus speech Feb. 12. Schumer delivered the keynote address for the McConnell Center’s...

    • Posted February 12, 2018
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  • Bevin’s budget proposal could eliminate two U of L programs

    By Shelby Brown — As U of L strategizes how to deal with Governor Bevin’s proposed 6.25 percent statewide cuts, some university programs could possibly be eliminated. In the 368-page proposal, publicly released Jan. 16, the numbers show the...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Brief: Postel invites campus into budget discussions

    By Shelby Brown — Anticipating larger budget cuts, Interim President Greg Postel announced two forums will be held in February to open conversation on university finances. Postel said U of L’s leadership team and budget officer addressed...

    • Posted January 16, 2018
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  • New CFO quits before he starts, Postel says brace for more budget cuts

    By Joseph Lyell — Jonathan Pruitt, hired as chief finance officer in November 2017, will not be coming to the University of Louisville. Interim President Greg Postel made the announcement at the faculty senate’s Jan. 10 meeting....

    • Posted January 11, 2018
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  • Pension in peril puts university at risk

    By Madison Thompson — The Kentucky pension reform proposal is scheduled to take place Jan. 16. The budget proposal entails many budget cuts, as well as suggestions for tax reform and revenue boosts. The pressing question resides...

    • Posted January 9, 2018
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  • What you missed over winter break

    By Joseph Lyell — Here are the big campus stories since the Nov. 28 issue: Dec. 12: Water main break floods Shelby Park neighborhood A Rave alert warned students that a water main break near the intersection...

    • Posted January 8, 2018
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  • Travel far, travel often, travel affordably

    By Asia Grigsby — “You ain’t accustomed to going through customs, you ain’t been nowhere huh?” Kanye West said. Traveling around the world creates a well-rounded person, allowing the exploration of another country and experience of another...

    • Posted January 4, 2018
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    Renovations the main concern at SGA open forum

    By Bailey Campagna — The Student Government Association held an open forum Oct. 2 to increase transparency and give students the opportunity to voice concerns for campus renovations and improvements. SGA’s Top Four were asked about improvements to...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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