All posts tagged "James Ramsey"
Op-Ed: University makes progress despite budget challenges
By James Ramsey, U of L President: Despite imposing financial challenges, the University continues to make exceptional progress in meeting our commitment to the goals and mandates of the Postsecondary Education Improvement Act of 1997 (HB1). Our...
- Posted December 4, 2014
ACC gives U of L a victory beyond the field
In 2012, the University of Louisville was officially invited to join the Atlantic Coast Conference. Becoming one of 15 universities in that conference grants the university admission into the ACCIAC, Atlantic Coast Conference Inner Institutional Academic Collaborative...
- Posted November 19, 2014
Board of Trustees update: U of L hires strategy adviser and counsel
Leslie Chambers Strohm has been approved by the Board of Trustees as the vice president for strategy and general counsel. Strohm, who will begin her job on Feb. 2, 2015, comes from UNC- Chapel Hill and has...
- Posted November 13, 2014
U of L discusses graduation rates
As U of L enters the ACC, peer pressure is being placed upon the university to increase its academic standards. One of the major elements of this is the six-year graduation rate. According to U of L’s...
- Posted October 20, 2014
“It is not going to get any easier”: Ramsey holds forum for University of the 21st Century
U of L President James Ramsey discussed the challenges facing the university in a campus forum to update the faculty on the progress of the University of the 21st Century initiative. The Floyd Theater was less than...
- Posted October 13, 2014
Brief: President delivers state of the university address
University President James Ramsey today delivered the 11th annual state of the university address. The event is designed to highlight achievements of the past year and reaffirm commitment to university goals. The pomp of the events also...
- Posted September 17, 2014
University honors 78 faculty members at faculty excellence dinner
President James Ramsey praised a faculty “committed to excellence” at the 13th annual Celebration of Faculty Excellence on Tuesday night. In his welcoming address, Ramsey told honorees, “You make us premier,” – a reference to U of...
- Posted September 17, 2014
President Ramsey given raise, reviews year
By Olivia Krauth– The U of L Foundation board voted to give President James Ramsey a four percent raise to the portion of his salary that comes from ULF funds. He was also awarded a 25 percent bonus...
- Posted July 18, 2014
Ramsey announces fundraising success
By Jacob Abrahamson– On the steps of Grawemeyer Hall, U of L President James Ramsey announced that the University has surpassed the $1 billion goal of the “Charting Our Course” fundraising campaign. “This is a big day...
- Posted April 13, 2014
Ramsey warns of future tuition hikes, students react
By Kylie Noltemeyer & Olivia Krauth– President James Ramsey visited Frankfort this past Thursday to warn lawmakers of the potential side effects of their proposed 2.5 percent budget cuts. While nothing is set in stone, Ramsey said...
- Posted February 21, 2014