All posts tagged "louisville"

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    Board of Trustees meeting rescheduled for Wednesday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Univeristy of Louisville trustees will discuss President James Ramsey’s fate Wednesday, after abruptly canceling a July 26 meeting just an hour before it was scheduled to begin. Tomorrow’s meeting begins at 3:30 p.m....

    • Posted July 26, 2016
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  • Construction of the monument's removal began on Friday.
    Brief: Debate on monument re-location begins

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s infamous confederate monument could move as far as an hour southwest from campus. Reported by the Courier-Journal, about two dozen appealed to Mayor Greg Fischer’s art commission Monday, trying to move...

    • Posted July 25, 2016
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  • Trustees Bonita Black and Aaron Vance next to President Ramsey
    Ramsey’s fate to be decided Tuesday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Update: As of Tuesday morning this meeting was postponed due to scheduling conflicts. Date of the rescheduled meeting has not been decided. President James Ramsey’s resignation will be decided sooner than later, after the...

    • Posted July 25, 2016
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  • Board of Trustees
    Trustees will accept Ramsey’s resignation, students convince board to postpone tuition increase

    By Kyeland Jackson — Board of trustees chair Junior Bridgeman said today trustees will accept President James Ramsey’s resignation at their next meeting. He also delayed approval of a university budget, satisfying students who disrupted the meeting. Ramsey...

    • Posted July 21, 2016
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    Brief: Trustees hastily call meeting, will discuss budget

    By Kyeland Jackson — The board of trustees will meet Thursday. One item on the agenda: the university budget. University spokesman John Karman confirmed tomorrow’s 1 p.m. meeting, sending out an agenda at 12:54 p.m. Karman confirmed one...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • Natural Sciences Building
    Renovation uncovers asbestos, university fined

    By Kyeland Jackson — The university will pay $5,425 after breaking code in renovating the Natural Sciences Building last summer. First reported by WDRB.com, the Metro Air Pollution Control District cited asbestos concerns in the building. The APCD said removing the...

    • Posted July 19, 2016
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  • Crystian Wiltshire
    Q & A: Crystian Wiltshire, Louisville’s own Romeo

    By Sarah Rohleder — Crystian Wiltshire took the Central Park stage as one of the most recognizable characters in English literary history, Romeo Montague. Wiltshire plays the role for the Kentucky Shakespeare Theatre Company’s annual Shakespeare in...

    • Posted July 19, 2016
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    U of L’s Romeo takes Central Park stage for Kentucky Shakespeare

    By Sarah Rohleder — The downpour Friday evening broke just in time for roughly 700 viewers to fill the benches at Kentucky Shakespeare’s free production of “Romeo and Juliet” in Central Park. The play took stage at...

    • Posted July 17, 2016
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  • newsbrief
    Officials still on payroll, made $500,000 since FBI probe began

    By Olivia Krauth– After eight months and a fiscal year change, two U of L officials remain on paid leave due to a FBI investigation. The two pulled in a combined $328,000 in the three months after the...

    • Posted July 16, 2016
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    Pokémon Go app causes concerns

    By Briana Williams — Not long after its release, the app Pokémon Go has swept the nation. Millions downloaded the location-based game which allows players to capture and train Pokémon. There’s even a multi-player battle option available. Within...

    • Posted July 16, 2016
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