All posts tagged "david grissom"

  • Chilled debate on presidential search ignites in board meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — Professor Susan Jarosi asked for open discussion on the presidential search Monday and the U of L Board of Trustees answered with silence. After a pause, board Chair David Grissom asked if there...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • Details hidden in new foundation, university agreement

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Foundation went behind closed doors twice today, voting on a potential deal, whilst keeping the terms under wraps. The agreement, still in draft form, was not released. Foundation Director Earl Reed...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
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  • U of L promised transparency, but gave us obscurity

    By Kyeland Jackson — I’m sorry to say we’re in the same position we were years ago. This board of trustees and administration have been catalysts for change. Members such as Greg Postel, U of L’s interim...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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    It’s time to give David Grissom the boot

    By Megan Brewer —  The University of Louisville has had a rough few years. Overspending from a former president, being on academic probation for nine possible accreditation violations and a recent scandal including bribe money and the men’s...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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    U of L’s Board of Trustees lacks transparency

    By Megan Brewer — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Aug. 10 to create a special committee for litigation. Of the 13 trustees, two voted against the special committee and one member abstained. SGA president Vishnu...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
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  • Donors to help pay forensic audit’s $2.2 million tab

    By Shelby Brown– The James Graham Brown Foundation and C.E. and S. Foundation pledged $1 million each to help cover costs for investigating the U of L Foundation. June’s investigative audit, released publicly June 8, now totals upwards of...

    • Posted August 8, 2017
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  • Southern Association of Schools and Colleges, SACS, accreditation
    SACS expands investigation again, adds possible violations

    By Shelby Brown– The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, U of L’s accrediting body, added two more possible violations onto U of L’s growing list. There are now nine possible violations of SACS...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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    U of L extending audit, approved budget

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L wants to continue the audit investigation, approving $200,000 more to extend the audit. The university’s board of trustees extended the audit Thursday, setting aside up to $200,000 to pay the...

    • Posted June 15, 2017
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    U of L board chair: audit “report paints a disturbing picture”

    By Shelby Brown and Kyeland Jackson– An audit released June 8 found damning evidence against U of L’s foundation, revealing ULF overspent, hid transactions from its directors and tried hiding information from the media. The audit, anticipated...

    • Posted June 8, 2017
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  • Board of trustees approves lease of Cardinal Towne and University Pointe

    By Brooke Moody– Management of Cardinal Towne and University Pointe will transfer to University of Louisville Housing for the 2017-18 academic year. The U of L Board of Trustees approved a one-year lease of the properties during...

    • Posted March 16, 2017
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