All posts tagged "megan brewer"

  • Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom, Board of trustees, David Grissom
    It’s time to give David Grissom the boot

    By Megan Brewer —  The University of Louisville has had a rough few years. Overspending from a former president, being on academic probation for nine possible accreditation violations and a recent scandal including bribe money and the men’s...

    • Posted October 17, 2017
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  • university of louisville
    Wait, who are you? U of L searches for next president in secret

    By Megan Brewer —  U of L’s presidential search that is set to begin soon is going to be kept confidential. Students and staff won’t know who is running for president of the university. The board of trustees...

    • Posted September 26, 2017
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  • TLC, The Louisville Cardinal, Newspaper
    University budget cuts means cuts to student organizations

    By Megan Brewer — Over 45 years of being independent and up to $40,000 to $60,000 in advertising from the president’s and provost’s office ends soon for The Louisville Cardinal. Under former president James Ramsey, the university overspent, leaving U...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • Student Opinion
    DeVos is right to replace the Dear Colleague Letter

    By Megan Brewer — On Sept. 7, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced she wants to replace the “Dear Colleague Letter” set in place by the Obama Administration in 2011. The  letter is  a set of guidelines that...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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  • President Trump’s transgender ban has no room at U of L

    By Megan Brewer — In recent tweets, President Donald Trump announced a ban of transgender individuals in the military. Trump’s three tweet announcement stated that the reason for the ban was that the military “cannot be burdened...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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  • Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom, Board of trustees, David Grissom
    U of L’s Board of Trustees lacks transparency

    By Megan Brewer — U of L’s Board of Trustees met Aug. 10 to create a special committee for litigation. Of the 13 trustees, two voted against the special committee and one member abstained. SGA president Vishnu...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
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  • students, university of louisville, U of L
    Students: Pay now, save later

    By Megan Brewer — Students should aim to earn college credit before stepping on campus. Earning college credit in high school is a great way to prepare yourself for college courses and save you money. Students can...

    • Posted August 29, 2017
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  • university of louisville
    Accreditation or not, students might suffer

    By Megan Brewer — U of L has rode the disrepute train for a while and it could start affecting students. Coping with a sex scandal involving the men’s basketball team, a troubling audit and probation by the...

    • Posted August 24, 2017
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  • Confederate statue UofL
    Confederate statues belong in museums

    By Megan Brewer — The recent white nationalist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia ended violently and became the eye opener America needed. The event started when nationalists organized a protest against the removal of Confederate general Robert E....

    • Posted August 21, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisvilleGrawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    U of L: stop digging deeper into the money hole

    By Megan Brewer– U of L’s request to double legal spending was denied Monday  by lawmakers and rightfully so. The lawyers were asking for an additional $600,000, saying some of the money could be used to sue...

    • Posted August 17, 2017
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