All posts tagged "greg postel"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Athletics renovations, upgrades pitched at ULAA meeting

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Athletic Association Board of Directors discussed facility improvements in the April 27 finance meeting. Though some improvements won’t complete until 2019, plans are ready. Interim President Greg Postel called the recommendations “cost neutral” to...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • John Schnatter resigns from athletics board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Papa Johns CEO and major university donor John Schnatter resigned from the U of L Athletics Association Board. Interim President Greg Postel said Schnatter offered his resignation without reason. “He (Schnatter) gave no...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer Hall, U of L
    U of L considers separating from its medical center

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L could separate from its medical center, citing positive changes in dividing the two. Interim President Greg Postel proposed the separation in an April 26 board of trustees meeting. “Clinical enterprise...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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    A “yuge” year: TLC’s biggest 2016-17 stories

    By Kyeland Jackson — It was a long year for the University of Louisville. Controversial elections, erased boards and accreditation threats were some of many events on and around campus. The Cardinal ranks what happened and why it...

    • Posted April 15, 2017
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  • Foundation cuts $13.7 million from U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation will cut $13.7 million from U of L, combating extensive spending by the foundation’s prior administrators. The cuts promise changes for the university, which operated on inflated figures until...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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    Tempers flare in first budget forum

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Greg Postel faced hard questions in a packed March 21 budget forum. In the first of two forums, students, faculty and staff filled the Floyd Theater to discuss spending changes. Tempers...

    • Posted March 22, 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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  • Search committee defines desired presidential traits, outlines next steps

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L presidential search committee wants the next president to be a strong leader and team player, as discussed in their March 15 meeting. “You need someone who is very independent and not...

    • Posted March 15, 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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