All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • 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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    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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  • newsbrief
    Financial woes voiced at tuition meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — Presenting to students from health sciences and other departments, speakers discussed the problem of rising tuition. One of the primary concerns revolved around budget cuts forwarded through Governor Matt Bevin’s order. Dean of Students...

    • Posted April 1, 2016
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