All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Foundation and university meeting canceled

    By Kyeland Jackson — The meeting planned to smooth tensions between university board of trustees and the U of L Foundation won’t happen this week. First reported by the Courier-Journal, board Chair Larry Benz confirmed the meeting...

    • Posted September 13, 2016
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  • U of L Foundation devalued under Ramsey

    By Kyeland Jackson — Under former University of Louisville President James Ramsey, the U of L Foundation’s performance has stalled. The Courier-Journal first reported the findings Saturday, citing comparisons to endowment managers for other universities. According to...

    • Posted September 11, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    University of Louisville Foundation cancels meeting

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation abruptly canceled a last-minute executive session 10 minutes before they were going to meet on Monday. Many thought the meeting would discuss removing James Ramsey as its president. The unusual Labor...

    • Posted September 5, 2016
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  • governor matt bevin
    Board of Trustees drama continues to unfold

    By Andrew Hebert– Last week, another legal action involving U of L’s Board of Trustees took place when Governor Matt Bevin filed an appeal on Circuit Court Judge Philip Shepherd’s injunction on Bevin’s appointed board. This legal jargon is...

    • Posted August 29, 2016
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  • U of L SGA
    SGA works to cement foundation role

    By Kyeland Jackson — Student Government President Aaron Vance is working to seat a student on the University of Louisville Foundation board. Vance announced his plan during an SGA staff retreat August 27, citing support to create the position. “I’ve...

    • Posted August 29, 2016
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  • Board of trustees meeting
    Board increases tuition, other fees

    By Kyeland Jackson — In their first meeting since Governor Matt Bevin’s executive order fired them June 17, the board of trustees passed U of L’s 2016-17 budget. The budget includes a five percent tuition hike, originally...

    • Posted August 26, 2016
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Confederate statue drama continues

    By Phillip Lentsch– After all of the controversy the University of Louisville faced during the early months of 2016, the removal of the Confederate statue on U of L’s campus only fanned the flames. On April 29, city...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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  • Dale Billingsley
    Meet U of L’s interim vice president and provost

    By Kyeland Jackson — Dale Billingsley may be an Oklahoma native, but the English professor-turned-acting vice president and provost is a Louisvillian through and through. Billingsley was named interim vice president and provost by acting president Neville...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    How James Ramsey fell from grace

    By Kyeland Jackson — James Ramsey had a rough summer. Following a year of scandals and accusations, the embattled University of Louisville president’s budget proposal was shot down, the board of trustees abolished and his position as U...

    • Posted August 22, 2016
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  • Students greeted by Confederate eyesore

    By Nick Amon — As the fall semester approaches and the majority of us are faced with the usually overcrowded sidewalks, long food lines and annoyingly redundant syllabus explanations, the sense of familiarity can be a tad...

    • Posted August 19, 2016
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