All posts tagged "greg postel"

  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    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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  • Budget transparency sparks debate at faculty assembly

    By Shelby Brown– Interim Provost Dale Billingsley says fear of further SACS sanctions prompted president Greg Postel to blast an email Feb. 15 about the $48 million shortfall in the current budget. He addressed the Arts and...

    • Posted February 26, 2017
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  • Faculty to consider resisting university budget cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — University faculty will consider a resolution challenging Interim President Greg Postel’s budget cut resolutions. U of L American Association of University Professors President Avery Kolers and Vice President Susan Jarosi wrote the resolution, questioning...

    • Posted February 20, 2017
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  • Interim preisdent Greg Postel, by Reagan Mikesell
    Next year’s budget faces $48 million hurdle

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L must account for $48 million to balance next years’ budget, possibly asking the university draw funds from salaries, halt projects and increase revenues. Interim President Greg Postel presented the budget...

    • Posted February 16, 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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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L Foundation announces four director resignations

    By Shelby Brown– Newly elected Chairwoman of the University of Louisville Foundation Board of Directors Diane Medley announced four directors resigned Feb. 2.Salem George, Joyce Hagan, Margaret Handmaker and Dr. William Selvidge have all turned in their...

    • Posted February 2, 2017
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