All posts tagged "James Ramsey"

  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Kathleen Smith placed on leave

    By Kyeland Jackson — University of Louisville Foundation Assistant Secretary Kathleen Smith was placed on paid leave Monday. Smith, who was employed with the university for over 40 years, was former university president James Ramsey’s chief of staff. ULF...

    • Posted September 27, 2016
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  • U of L Foundation; ULF
    U of L’s Foundation board shaken

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation’s board implemented a major shakeup Friday. James Ramsey, former University of Louisville president, resigned as president of the foundation. Ramsey’s letter praised the university’s progress. “While I appreciate the Foundation’s support,...

    • Posted September 16, 2016
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  • U of L Foundation finds itself staring down potential lawsuit

    By Chris Acree –– It seems like everybody is just at each other’s throats recently, doesn’t it? You’ve got Trump vs. Clinton, Bevin vs. Beshear, UK vs. their student newspaper, me vs. my wife on who’s taking the garbage...

    • Posted September 15, 2016
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  • 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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