All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • U of L Foundation fires Kathleen Smith

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Foundation has fired administrative officer Kathleen Smith, who had been on paid leave following the resignation last fall of former President James Ramsey. Chief Operating Officer Keith Sherman confirmed Smith’s...

    • Posted June 22, 2017
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    U of L Foundation to investigate audit, further reform

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation created an ad-hoc committee to investigate last week’s audit. The committee, chaired by trustee Earl Reed and including the ULF Chair Diane Medley, would investigate the audit and recommend...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Attorney General to investigate whether U of L Foundation broke laws

    By Kyeland Jackson – After an audit revealed financial dysfunction in the University of Louisville Foundation June 8, Kentucky’s top legal officer said he will decide whether the ULF broke laws. Attorney General Andy Beshear announced the...

    • Posted June 13, 2017
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  • U of L Foundation approves its first line-item budget

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation approved its first line-item budget Tuesday, a common financial practice unseen in former president James Ramsey’s tenure. The line-item budget, a move towards transparency, details what assets and liabilities...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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    Police union dispute Ricky Jones’ appointment to police oversight panel

    By Kyeland Jackson — Fraternal Order of Police President David Mutchler opposed considering U of L professor Ricky Jones to a police oversight panel, convincing an appointments committee table Jones’ appointment. First reported by the Courier Journal, Mutchler...

    • Posted April 21, 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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    University, once again, chooses reputation over constituents in hacking response

    By Kyeland Jackson — On April 6, U of L revealed employee information was hacked by scammers filing fake tax returns. But the university first received news of a hack March 1, established a pattern March 30...

    • Posted April 10, 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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    Faculty to demand greater role in university governance

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s A&S faculty assembly will demand a greater role in governance via two resolutions, citing consequences reaped from the former central administration and the $48 million budget shortfall. The first resolution...

    • Posted March 27, 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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