All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisvilleGrawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    Brief: University’s legal spending hike denied by lawmakers

    By Kyeland Jackson — There’s possibly cause for U of L to sue former administrators, but now money could be an issue. University lawyers were denied their request to increase spending for outside attorneys Monday. As reported...

    • Posted August 14, 2017
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  • Students need transparency, passion from our next president

    By Megan Brewer– U of L’s Board of Trustees will search for our next president soon. U of L’s staff ranked honesty as the top trait they want in the next president. But as damage by former president...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Raymond Burse joins Board of Trustees

    By Shelby Brown– Former president of Kentucky State University Raymond Burse, has been selected by Governor Matt Bevin to serve on the U of L Board of Trustees. Burse will finish an unexpired term ending Jan. 13,...

    • Posted July 13, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisvilleGrawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    Staff outlines ideal traits for next president

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville staff ranked honesty foremost among the desired traits for the school’s next president. That’s according to a survey issued in March which asked 253 staff members to list five...

    • Posted July 11, 2017
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  • 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; ULF
    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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  • Ricky Jones
    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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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisvilleGrawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    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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