All posts tagged "governor matt bevin"

  • Southern Association of Schools and Colleges, SACS, accreditation
    Brief: U of L in compliance, SACS reports

    By Shelby Brown– The University of Louisville met or exceeded seven out of the nine issued raised by their accrediting agency. In an email blast from Interim President Greg Postel, he said U of L is well...

    • Posted October 2, 2017
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  • Trump rally reveals disconnect between message and action

    By Kyeland Jackson — Thousands gathered March 20 for President Donald Trump to rally support in the bluegrass state. His messages were good. His delivery – better. But between chants of “USA” and “build that wall,” supporters...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • Isaac Sanchez, interim president, Greg Postel
    Interim president upholds tuition promise, supports external search for permanent president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Greg Postel answered media questions Feb. 14 in his first public interview since becoming interim president three weeks ago. Questions primarily focused on issues concerning accreditation, controlled by U of L’s...

    • Posted February 14, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    TLC poll: 70 percent worry for U of L’s accreditation

    By Kyeland Jackson — Blasted with news concerning accreditation standards, legislation, board shuffles and power struggles, U of L students are worried for their degrees. A Cardinal poll showed 70 percent of respondents were worried about accreditation...

    • Posted February 5, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Acting provost forecasts re-accreditation efforts will strengthen U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson — Arts & Sciences faculty assembly members sought clarity on U of L’s accreditation retention efforts Feb. 3. Acting Provost Dale Billingsley said the process will strengthen U of L, and asked faculty to...

    • Posted February 3, 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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  • Faculty Senate, Isaac Sanchez
    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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  • governor matt bevin
    Bevin’s unilateral action sets a dangerous precedent

    By Benjamin Hacht — Pointing fingers is a trademark for the politically ambitious, but who is really at fault for the University of Louisville’s probationary state and continued controversy? Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear blames Gov. Matt...

    • Posted January 23, 2017
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  • board of trustees, BOT
    Greg Postel named U of L interim president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Greg Postel, employed for 22 years at U of L, will be its new interim president effective Jan. 30. Postel was named on Jan. 21 by Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees,...

    • Posted January 21, 2017
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