All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • SACSCOC to decide U of L’s fate next week

    By Kyeland Jackson — In just over a week, the board for U of L’s accrediting agency decides if the university keeps its accreditation, extends its probation or loses its accreditation. Though the agency’s president remains vague...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
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  • Former CFO files lawsuit over termination

    By Shelby Brown– Former U of L Foundation Chief Financial Officer Jason Tomlinson filed a lawsuit Nov. 9 alleging he was made the “fall guy” in the wake of the release of the foundation’s scathing audit in...

    • Posted November 13, 2017
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  • Details hidden in new foundation, university agreement

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Foundation went behind closed doors twice today, voting on a potential deal, whilst keeping the terms under wraps. The agreement, still in draft form, was not released. Foundation Director Earl Reed...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
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  • Postel: Jurich bullied senior leadership, damaged U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson —  Nearly a week after U of L fired Athletic Director Tom Jurich, the letter terminating him alleges Jurich intimidated, bullied and defaced the university. The letter, sent by Interim President Greg Postel, called...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
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  • U of L promised transparency, but gave us obscurity

    By Kyeland Jackson — I’m sorry to say we’re in the same position we were years ago. This board of trustees and administration have been catalysts for change. Members such as Greg Postel, U of L’s interim...

    • Posted October 19, 2017
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    Foundation trumpets reforms to potential donors

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation touted reform, presenting evidence of positive change to Louisville’s rotary club Thursday. Keith Sherman, the foundation’s interim executive director, presented. Sherman said U of L’s foundation has changed...

    • Posted October 6, 2017
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    Scandals, controversies improved the university

    By Kyeland Jackson — With everything on fire, lit by investigations, scandals and controversies, the future looks bright for U of L. That seems like sarcasm, but the FBI revelation that coaches paid recruits to attend their...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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    U of L: Presidential search will be confidential

    By Kyeland Jackson — The search for U of L’s next president is about to begin, but its candidates will be secret. Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom issued a statement during a board of trustees meeting...

    • Posted September 15, 2017
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  • Ad loss hammers Cardinal amid financial crisis

    By Janet Dake — This is the last year The Louisville Cardinal will receive financial support from university administration, which has slashed the newspaper’s income by 40 percent. The long-standing commitment to buy ads, as much as...

    • Posted September 10, 2017
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    U of L’s revolving door of administrators: 2017-18

    By Shelby Brown– The past two years have yielded mass administration shake ups for U of L. Before a $48 million budget crisis was unearthed, then-president James Ramsey was ousted for reasons including misspending and a racially-charged...

    • Posted August 24, 2017
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