All posts tagged "SB12"

  • governor matt bevin
    Bevin’s unilateral action sets a dangerous precedent

    By Benjamin Hacht — Pointing fingers is a trademark for the politically ambitious, but who is really at fault for the University of Louisville’s probationary state and continued controversy? Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear blames Gov. Matt...

    • Posted January 23, 2017
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  • SGA Senate holds first meeting of spring semester

    By Shelby Brown– The SGA Senate discussed upcoming events, the state of accreditation and the board of trustees in their Jan. 17 meeting. Here are the top things you need to know. -SGA President Aaron Vance hopes...

    • Posted January 22, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    New board of trustees full of familiar faces

    By Shelby Brown– Gov. Matt Bevin sent the names of 10 potential U of L trustees to the state Senate for confirmation Jan. 17. Eight of 10 trustees return from Bevin’s previous board, with James Rogers and Brian...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • Acting / Interim President Neville Pinto
    University president fills slate of administrative vacancies

    By Kyeland Jackson — University of Louisville Acting President Neville Pinto filled three vacant senior positions Wednesday. Pinto named David Adams interim chief administrative officer for the university, tasked to manage financial and administrative functions in the...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • governor matt bevin
    Bevin calls foul on accreditation worries, SACS record implies otherwise

    By Kyeland Jackson — Correction (10:39p.m.), The Louisville Cardinal misquoted the governor in this story. His full quote was “SACS, the accrediting agency, has never, first of all, pulled the accreditation of a PUBLIC university ever.” The list...

    • Posted January 10, 2017
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  • New bill could grant Bevin power to replace public university boards

    By Kyeland Jackson — Overshadowed by Senate Bill 12, a new bill introduced Jan. 7 will grant Governor Matt Bevin power to replace governing boards at other universities. Sponsored by Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers (R-Manchester), Senate...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Governor Matt Bevin
    KY Supreme Court will hear case concerning U of L board

    By Kyeland Jackson — The Kentucky Supreme Court agreed Monday it would hear litigation about removing U of L’s Board of Trustees. Attorney General Andy Beshear originally filed the suit, freezing Governor Matt Bevin’s sweeping reform for...

    • Posted January 9, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer Hall U of L
    Kentucky House approves bill abolishing U of L’s Board of Trustees

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s Board of Trustees shuffle continued Saturday, after the Kentucky State House approved Senate Bill 12 by a 57-35 vote. The bill now goes to Governor Matt Bevin’s desk, who said all laws...

    • Posted January 7, 2017
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  • grawemeyer hall
    Kentucky Senate votes to abolish U of L’s board

    By Kyeland Jackson — Kentucky Senate members approved a bill abolishing U of L’s Board of Trustees, introducing a smaller board with senate-approved members. The measure passed with senators voting 25-11. Members contested Senate Bill 12 on the...

    • Posted January 5, 2017
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