All posts tagged "megan brewer"

  • Staff senate addresses foundation report, presidential search

    By Megan Brewer — The foundation report at the Dec. 11 staff senate revealed that all issues identified in the June audit have been addressed except for one. In the past year, U of L Foundation has...

    • Posted December 11, 2017
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  • Holiday haters, let the Christmas lovers celebrate

    By Megan Brewer — The holidays arrive with Christmas lights, hot chocolate and beloved holiday music. It’s Christmas time and time for Christmas cheer. Not everyone feels this way though. Some people walk into a grocery store, hear...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
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  • Faculty feels ignored in U of L presidential search

    By Megan Brewer —  Applications for U of L’s next president are due Dec. 1. When the search was announced as closed in September the listening tours were agreed upon. Not only is the search closed, but...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Lack of tenure has repercussions for students

    By Megan Brewer — The Faculty Assembly met Nov. 17 to discuss adding more tenure track faculty. The goal of creating more tenure-track faculty is to adhere to students needs. The university’s enrollment goal of 30,000 students would...

    • Posted November 20, 2017
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  • More tenure-track faculty need to be hired at U of L

    By Megan Brewer — Right now, over half of the faculty at American institutions are part-time and not on a tenure-track according to American Association of University Professors.  U of L is one of these institutions. Many...

    • Posted November 7, 2017
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  • U of L must work to clean its reputation

    By Megan Brewer —  U of L has spent a fair share of time in the negative spotlight recently. It’s been a rocky road for students and staff, mostly because we are constantly being left questioning what’s...

    • Posted October 31, 2017
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  • 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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    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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