All posts tagged "President James Ramsey"

  • Junior Bridgeman, conference
    Bridgeman named U of L foundation chair

    By Kyeland Jackson — Ulysses “Junior” Bridgeman is now chairman of the University of Louisville Foundation. After the meeting, President James Ramsey commented on having no intention to be U of L’s president beyond next year. Asked when he plans...

    • Posted June 23, 2016
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    Sparks fly at Confederate statue forum

    By Kyeland Jackson — The debate between Pan-African Studies Chair Ricky Jones and statue advocates quickly inflamed today during a forum on the Confederate minument adjacent to campus. Meeting downtown as part of the louisville forum series,...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Student Opinion
    Pride and president

    By Kyeland Jackson — It happens less often than it should, but the university made me proud today. Faced with the recommendation to funnel 12 million from students via a tuition rates increase, U of L’s board...

    • Posted June 3, 2016
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  • Board of Trustees
    Board of trustees committee refuses to raise tuition

    By Kyeland Jackson — Don’t hold your breath, but you may not have a higher tuition bill next year. U of L’s Board of Trustees finance committee, in a contentious meeting today, refused to grant a five...

    • Posted June 2, 2016
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  • newsbrief
    U of L saves $90 million by restructuring debt

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L saved $90 million recently by restructuring its debt. The university’s current debt is around $251 million. Revenue from Jim Patterson Stadium, the Home of the Innocents and the Health Sciences...

    • Posted June 1, 2016
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  • Grawemeyer Sunrise
    U of L Foundation receives negative debt rating

    By Kyeland Jackson — Moody’s, a debt rating service, has changed the U of L Foundation’s rating from “stable” to “negative,” according to a statement released by the group May 23 and a report by the Courier-Journal. The rating...

    • Posted May 27, 2016
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  • Ramsey
    Foundation paid Ramsey nearly $3 million in 2014

    By Kyeland Jackson — President James Ramsey was paid $2.8 million by the University of Louisville Foundation in 2014, $1 million more than he was paid in 2013. Originally reported by the Courier-Journal, tax returns from the...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • Confederate court
    Judge says Confederate statue can move

    By Kyeland Jackson — Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Judith McDonald-Burkman lifted a restraining order against Mayor Greg Fischer today, allowing the city to begin moving the Confederate statue near U of L’s campus. Representatives from Sons of Confederate...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Construction of the monument's removal began on Friday.
    Brief: Attorney moves to continue confederate statue removal

    By Kyeland Jackson —

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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    Faculty senate shows confidence in Ramsey

    By Kyeland Jackson — A majority of faculty senate members voted in-confidence for U of L President James Ramsey, according to a poll reported during their meeting today. Out of 60 members, 33 voted in-confidence, 24 voted...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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