All posts tagged "center"

  • Board considering 47 presidential candidates after application window closes

    By Joseph Lyell — Board of trustees Chairman David Grissom said at least 47 candidates are being considered in the search for U of L’s next president. Before the Feb. 15 deadline, 138 names had been submitted....

    • Posted February 15, 2018
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  • Brief: KFC Yum! Center general manager steps down

    By Joseph Lyell — KFC Yum! Center General Manager Dennis Petrullo has left the company, according to a statement provided by Anschutz Entertainment Group spokesperson Michael Roth on Dec. 4. Petrullo had served as GM since AEG...

    • Posted December 4, 2017
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  • Attorney general rules in favor of newsroom in open records dispute

    An ongoing open records dispute between the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting and U of L may come to an end, as Attorney General Jack Conway’s office demanded that the records be released. The university had not released the emails...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • Helmsley Trust donates $5.5 million to U of L cancer research

    By Simon Isham– The U of L program for plant-based drug and vaccine development received a $5.5 million grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The university plans to use the grant to for...

    • Posted May 16, 2014
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  • True Colors: How the university is forging opportunities for a diverse student body at the Cultural Center

    This article is the first part of a three-part series. Read Part Two and Part Three here. By Simon Isham — The fall semester has seen major reorganization in the staff U of L’s Cultural Center, the...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Men’s basketball center spotlight

    By Annie Moore Defending the national championship is the herculean task before this year’s men’s basketball team. Replacing integral team member and now Minnesota Timberwolf Gorgui Dieng, that’s the mission for Stephan Van Treese, Mangok Mathiang and...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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  • SGA and athletics discuss SAC renovation plans

    By Simon Isham — As the new Student Recreation Center nears a grand opening, the Student Government Association and the athletics department are currently in discussion over which organization should be granted the rights to some newly...

    • Posted October 22, 2013
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  • A tour of the new Student Recreation Center

    By Simon Isham– The tour of the SRC, as promised in the first issue, finally up on the website. Arrow through the photos below to see what’s coming to campus this fall.

    • Posted August 28, 2013
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