All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    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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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    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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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    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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  • U of L Foundation overspent under Ramsey

    By Shelby Brown– The U of L Foundation overspent drastically under former president James Ramsey, over-reported its assets and is struggling to find new donors, according to a report in today’s meeting. Foundation executive director Keith Sherman...

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, U of L
    U of L suspends hiring freeze, pushes enrollment increase

    By Kyeland Jackson — Acting Provost Dale Billingsley said a hiring freeze, implemented after a $48 million budget deficit shook the university two weeks ago, was temporarily lifted. He also proposed growing the student population to 30,000 students,...

    • Posted March 3, 2017
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  • Faculty to consider resisting university budget cuts

    By Kyeland Jackson — University faculty will consider a resolution challenging Interim President Greg Postel’s budget cut resolutions. U of L American Association of University Professors President Avery Kolers and Vice President Susan Jarosi wrote the resolution, questioning...

    • Posted February 20, 2017
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  • Interim preisdent Greg Postel, by Reagan Mikesell
    Next year’s budget faces $48 million hurdle

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L must account for $48 million to balance next years’ budget, possibly asking the university draw funds from salaries, halt projects and increase revenues. Interim President Greg Postel presented the budget...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • KFC YUM! Center
    State auditor targets KFC Yum! Center

    Kyeland Jackson — Kentucky auditor Mike Harmon will audit the KFC Yum! Center, answering calls to action by legislators. Legislators asked Harmon to audit the center, managed by the Louisville Arena Authority and leased by the Louisville...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Acting / Interim President Neville Pinto
    Pinto officially leaving for Cincinnati

    By Kyeland Jackson — Acting President Neville Pinto will leave U of L in February to become president at the University of Cincinnati. “This is a unique opportunity to return to the university at which I have...

    • Posted December 17, 2016
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