All posts tagged "Dale Billingsley"

  • U of L offering new online winter term

    For the first time ever, U of L students can take online classes in a new winter term that runs from Dec. 14 to Jan. 4.  Students can register for winter term classes Oct 16. There will...

    • Posted September 16, 2017
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  • Southern Association of Schools and Colleges, SACS, accreditation
    Postel gives SACS updates: ‘We’re ready’

    By Shelby Brown– Interim president Greg Postel told U of L’s faculty senate Sept. 6 the university is prepared for a visit from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, U of L’s accrediting agency. SACS will visit U of...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Ramsey, Pinto, postel
    U of L’s revolving door of administrators: 2017-18

    By Shelby Brown– The past two years have yielded mass administration shake ups for U of L. Before a $48 million budget crisis was unearthed, then-president James Ramsey was ousted for reasons including misspending and a racially-charged...

    • Posted August 24, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Ad hoc committee to review nepotism and tenure policies

    By Shelby Brown– U of L’s Tenure and Nepotism Policy Committee had its inaugural meeting June 12 to update the university’s 25-year-old nepotism rules. The meeting, committee chair Sandra Frazier said, was “organizational.” The committee will discuss...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    University reinstates hiring freeze in light of projected enrollment drop

    By Shelby Brown– Initially hoping for a 400-student increase from 2016-17, U of L administration now expects 200 less students for 2017-18. This projection, in addition to state attrition, creates a $6 million revenue deficit, according to Interim Provost Dale...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Gail DePuy
    Updated: Gail DePuy appointed acting dean of Speed School

    By Shelby Brown– Gail DePuy, Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs at Speed, will serve as acting dean starting July 1. “I am delighted and honored to be given the opportunity to serve SSoE and U of...

    • Posted May 4, 2017
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  • lars smith
    Acting law dean chosen to replace Duncan

    By Shelby Brown– Interim Provost Dale Billingsley announced Professor Lars Smith will serve as acting dean for Brandeis School of Law. Smith’s term will extend July 1 until Dec. 31. At that time, Colin Crawford takes over...

    • Posted April 28, 2017
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  • Interim law school dean’s candidacy removed for full time position

    By Shelby Brown– Interim Law School Dean Susan Duncan told faculty she will not be considered for the full-time position. “Serving as dean of this law school has been the honor of a lifetime,” Duncan, who held...

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, U of L
    U of L suspends hiring freeze, pushes enrollment increase

    By Kyeland Jackson — Acting Provost Dale Billingsley said a hiring freeze, implemented after a $48 million budget deficit shook the university two weeks ago, was temporarily lifted. He also proposed growing the student population to 30,000 students,...

    • Posted March 3, 2017
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  • Faculty Senate, Isaac Sanchez
    Amid budget cuts, faculty urge transparency

    By Kyeland Jackson — Faculty senate members urged transparency in their first meeting since Interim President Greg Postel revealed a $48 million budget shortfall. “I think we need to hold firm with the interim president that, throughout...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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