All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • Confederate court
    Judge says Confederate statue can move

    By Kyeland Jackson — Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman lifted a restraining order against Mayor Greg Fischer today, allowing the city to begin moving the Confederate statue near U of L’s campus. Representatives from Sons of Confederate...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • newsbrief
    Brief: U of L investigation stalled by late reports

    By Kyeland Jackson — Kentucky State Auditor Mike Harmon reported U of L and the U of L Foundation are late in giving documents needed for his investigation. Originally reported by WDRB, Harmon cited documents that were...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • johnny reb flag
    Protestors form around Confederate monument

    By Sam Draut– Hours after U of L and city officials announced the removal of the Confederate monument on Third Street, a handful of protesters formed around the statue in the night. One protester held a poster reading “Racist...

    • Posted April 29, 2016
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  • newsbrief
    Bevin allows university representatives a vote on BOT

    By Kyeland Jackson — Fixing an error in legislation, Governor Matt Bevin signed a bill allowing U of L constituencies to vote on the position of board of trustees chair. The Faculty Senate, Staff Senate and Student Government...

    • Posted April 28, 2016
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  • Board of Trustees
    Board of Trustees cancels no-confidence discussion

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Wednesday afternoon on the date slated to forward the no-confidence motion in President James Ramsey. However, the board adjourned within a minute, lacking the representation necessary to...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Pinto
    Interim Provost Pinto holds open forum on campus

    By Phillip Lentsch– Neville Pinto – current candidate for U of L Provost – led an open forum discussion with students and faculty April 13. He covered student enrollment, the new centralized business office and faculty concerns....

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • TLC_9953
    Faculty senate to further poll faculty on no-confidence vote

    By Phillip Lentsch– U of L’s faculty senate will poll senators further to determine their stance on a vote of no-confidence. The decision came during a tense discussion on President James Ramsey’s leadership. Multiple news crews, including...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Sunrise
    Faculty senate no-confidence vote to be public after opposition

    By Kyeland Jackson — Today’s faculty senate discussion of a vote of no-confidence in President James Ramsey will be public after opposition of the proposed closed session. U of L’s chapter of American Association of University Professors sent...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    SGA to revisit vote of no-confidence in Ramsey

    By Phillip Lentsch– Multiple disagreements were aired during the U of L SGA Senate meeting on April 5, particularly when discussing the motion for a student vote of no-confidence in U of L President James Ramsey. While...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Sunrise
    U of L hit with a $6.5 million cut

    By Kyeland Jackson — On the heels of a departmental survey preparing for budget cuts, Governor Matt Bevin Thursday ordered an immediate 4.5 percent cut to higher education. By Friday afternoon Attorney General Andy Beshear declared that...

    • Posted April 2, 2016
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