All posts tagged "faculty senate"

  • Board of Trustees unlikely to take a stance on House Bill 200

    By Bailey Campagna and Shelby Brown — The U of L Faculty Senate and a professors group said a bill under consideration in Frankfort threatens their jobs and academic freedom. They met March 30 to discuss their...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Interim Provost Billingsley tells faculty: Tuition increase likely next year

    By Bailey Campagna — At the March 7 faculty senate meeting, Interim Provost Dale Billingsley said there will likely be a tuition increase next year. “I would say the chances of tuition being raised are pretty good,” Billingsley said....

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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  • Faculty rip campus climate survey

    By Megan Brewer —  In the Feb. 7 Faculty Senate meeting, faculty said the 2017 campus climate results need refinement and analysis to meet the university’s strategic plan. “It was useless, (the survey results) they released,” Associate Professor...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Faculty Senate votes to suspend paralegal program

    By Makayla Gross — The main topic discussed at the Nov. 1 faculty senate meeting was the suspension of the university’s paralegal program. Previously, students pursuing a major in criminal justice, law or political science could choose to...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • SACS: U of L possibly violating three more accrediting standards

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s accrediting body said the university may have violated three more accreditation standards in a Jan. 27 letter released Feb. 3. Interim President Greg Postel said U of L sent the...

    • Posted February 3, 2017
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    U of L interim president: university on “right path” towards re-accreditation

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Greg Postel says the university may be on the right path of retaining accreditation. Postel, appointed by the U of L’s Board of Trustees Jan. 21, met with Council on Postsecondary...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Faculty senate urges change in power-granting bill

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s faculty is suggesting changes to a bill granting Gov. Matt Bevin sweeping powers to replace academic boards. Senate Bill 107 affects public institutions in Kentucky by granting Bevin power to replace...

    • Posted January 29, 2017
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    Faculty senate discuss accreditation worries and university’s future

    By Kyeland Jackson — Faculty members voiced worries during Wednesday’s faculty senate meeting. It is the first meeting since state legislators passed Senate Bill 12, abolishing the board of trustees in lieu of members vetted by Gov....

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • Faculty senate creates presidential search committee

    By Phillip Lentsch– Damage control was the focus of today’s faculty senate meeting, as the body once again discussed the ongoing search process for a new University of Louisville president. U of L’s board of trustees has...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • U of L faculty senate passes motion asking for board compliance

    By Phillip Lentsch– The University of Louisville faculty senate passed a motion saying they want Governor Matt Bevin to appoint the necessary racial minorities to the current board of trustees on Oct. 5. Senate chair Enid Trucios-Haynes presented the...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
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