All posts tagged "Senate Bill 12"

  • 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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  • University of Louisville Board of Trustees
    Brief: Bevin’s board to begin search for new interim president

    By Kyeland Jackson — Governor Matt Bevin’s new board of trustees meet tomorrow morning with plans to find the university’s new acting president. Tomorrow’s meeting agenda includes appointing a search committee to replace Acting President Neville Pinto,...

    • Posted January 20, 2017
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  • david owen
    Faculty senate discuss accreditation worries and university’s future

    By Kyeland Jackson — Faculty members voiced worries during Wednesday’s faculty senate meeting. It is the first meeting since state legislators passed Senate Bill 12, abolishing the board of trustees in lieu of members vetted by Gov....

    • Posted January 11, 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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  • 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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  • opinion
    Legislators playing with fire at students’ expense

    By Brooke Moody– Earning a college degree is for the birds – or in this case, dogs – according to Kentucky legislators who passed Senate Bill 12, 57 to 35. Students across the state should be outraged....

    • Posted January 7, 2017
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