All posts tagged "Neville Pinto"

  • Faculty senate embraces ‘year of transition’

    By Phillip Lentsch– U of L’s faculty senate discussed the tuition increase, the university budget and the search for a new president in their Sept. 7 meeting. At the beginning of the meeting, faculty senate chair Pamela...

    • Posted September 8, 2016
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  • Construction transforms U of L’s campus

    By Andrew Hebert– The University of Louisville held a groundbreaking event for the Student Activities Center renovations on Aug. 31. The construction will take nearly two years and cost more than $40 million, but is just one...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • Pinto meets students over ice cream

    By Eiman Zuberi– New, returning and transfer students had the opportunity to meet with acting President Neville Pinto at two ice cream socials on Aug. 30. The back-to-back socials in front of Miller Hall and in the SRC...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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    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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    SACS confirms accreditation worries

    By Kyeland Jackson — When Governor Matt Bevin abolished the board of trustees and named his own, he may have endangered U of L’s accreditation. Reported by The Associated Press, a letter from the Southern Association of Colleges and...

    • Posted August 26, 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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  • Dale Billingsley
    Meet U of L’s interim vice president and provost

    By Kyeland Jackson — Dale Billingsley may be an Oklahoma native, but the English professor-turned-acting vice president and provost is a Louisvillian through and through. Billingsley was named interim vice president and provost by acting president Neville...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • U of L interim provost Dale Billingsley
    Billingsley named interim vice president & provost

    By Kyeland Jackson — Acting President Neville Pinto has put his ducks in a row, naming U of L’s interim vice president and provost. English professor Dale Billingsley will take over the positions. Billingsley’s tenure spans almost 40 years,...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • Neville Pinto
    Pinto allays concerns, promises transparency going forward

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Neville Pinto cleared the air in a Q&A session with press Thursday, emphasizing transparency and a focus on students. “It’s about student success…it’s the faculty and staff that have kept us moving forward,” Pinto said. Questions...

    • Posted August 4, 2016
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  • Neville Pinto
    Brief: Interim president will speak to press

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Neville Pinto will field questions tomorrow, according to a news release. University spokesman John Karman said the informal Q&A will last 30 minutes and reporters can ask anything. The session is not open...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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