All posts tagged "Kentucky General Assembly"

  • opinion
    Legislators playing with fire at students’ expense

    By Brooke Moody– Earning a college degree is for the birds – or in this case, dogs – according to Kentucky legislators who passed Senate Bill 12, 57 to 35. Students across the state should be outraged....

    • Posted January 7, 2017
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  • Kentucky state senator proposes tuition freeze bill

    By Andrew Hebert– As temperatures across the Bluegrass plummet toward zero, a different type of freeze is being discussed in Frankfort. Representative Dan Seum from Louisville is attempting to help the financial strain of college in Kentucky...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Op-Ed: University makes progress despite budget challenges

    By James Ramsey, U of L President: Despite imposing financial challenges, the University continues to make exceptional progress in meeting our commitment to the goals and mandates of the Postsecondary Education Improvement Act of 1997 (HB1).  Our...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • General Assembly may use graduation rates to allocate funds

    By Rae Hodge– The Kentucky General Assembly will discuss using graduation rates to apportion state funding to colleges. The Legislative Research Commission says, “The purpose of student outcomes-based performance funding is to connect a portion of the...

    • Posted December 6, 2011
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