All posts tagged "Dr. Greg Postel"

  • New advertising keeps the Cardinal afloat another year

    By Shelby Brown — The Louisville Cardinal received an influx of new advertising this year, enough to forestall a crisis. Interim President Greg Postel has further pledged to buy $25,000 in advertising  next year. “The Cardinal provides...

    • Posted March 27, 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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  • U of L removed from probationary status

    By Shelby Brown– Interim President Greg Postel announced U of L has been removed from probationary status and full accreditation reinstated today. The vote was passed down in Dallas, Texas at the closing session of the Southern...

    • Posted December 5, 2017
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  • ULAA hires Tyra and Padgett

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association voted unanimously to hire Vince Tyra as acting athletic director and enter into a formal employment contract with David Padgett at Monday’s personnel meeting. Tyra recommended hiring Padgett,...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • ULAA votes to fire Rick Pitino

    By Shelby Brown– Former men’s basketball head coach Rick Pitino was fired after a unanimous vote by the U of L Athletics Association Oct. 16. After hours in closed session, the board presented a resolution to fire...

    • Posted October 16, 2017
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  • Neil Gorsuch addresses packed house of McConnell Scholars

    By Shelby Brown– Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch packed Comstock Hall Sept. 21 to speak about the court and constitutional originalism. He visited as part of the McConnell Center’s Distinguished Speakers Series. Prior to the event, the...

    • Posted September 21, 2017
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  • SACS, accreditation, board, u of l
    SACS visit concludes at University Club

    By Shelby Brown– U of L wrapped up a two-day special committee visit from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges today. The committee will decide if U of L’s SACS probation should be...

    • Posted September 20, 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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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Confederate statues belong in museums

    By Megan Brewer — The recent white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia ended violently and became the eye opener America needed. The event started when nationalists organized a protest against the removal of Confederate general Robert E....

    • Posted August 21, 2017
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  • Isaac Sanchez, interim president, Greg Postel
    Postel promotes unity, understanding in face of Charlottesville protests

    By Shelby Brown– Interim President Greg Postel joined Louisville’s unity rally yesterday, reaching out to West Virginia. Postel released his statement in an email today. Protests of white nationalist marchers’ presence in Charlottesville, Virginia Friday left three...

    • Posted August 14, 2017
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