All posts tagged "Ramsey"

  • Charlottesville attack spark fresh controversy to Confederate statue removal

    By Janet Dake — A Neo Nazi protest in Charlottesville, Virginia has fueled a growing controversy across the country about removing Confederate monuments. On Aug. 12, a  “Unite the Right” rally to protest the removal of a...

    • Posted August 31, 2017
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  • SGA President Aaron Vance
    SGA President to U of L Foundation: “Enough is enough”

    By Aaron Vance — On behalf of the student body, enough is enough. Students are worried. Donors are talking about pulling out. The trajectory of the university has been called into question. And most concerning, it seems...

    • Posted September 16, 2016
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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    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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  • James Ramsey
    Ramsey officially stepping down as president

    By Kyeland Jackson — It’s official: President James Ramsey will not serve as U of L’s president any longer than the end of the next academic year. Blasting a statement to the university, Ramsey said he is not...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    A timeline of U of L scandals under Ramsey

    By Briana Williams and Olivia Krauth– U of L has undergone improvements since President James Ramsey arrived in 2002, but a stream of scandals has some relieved over his offer to resign. Here is a look at U of L’s largest scandals in Ramsey’s almost 14...

    • Posted June 18, 2016
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  • 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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  • University of Louisville 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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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    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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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    A&S faculty withdraw motion for vote of no-confidence

    By Olivia Krauth– Two A&S professors withdrew their motion for a vote of no-confidence in President James Ramsey from the next faculty assembly meeting agenda. Patricia Gagne and Nancy Theriot, who made and seconded the motion March 25,...

    • Posted March 28, 2016
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  • James Ramsey
    Ramsey wants to individually meet with trustees

    By Olivia Krauth– President James Ramsey says he will meet individually with every member of U of L’s Board of Trustees to discuss refocusing on students. “I am disappointed, however, that our University has been defined by...

    • Posted March 21, 2016
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