All posts tagged "Shelby Brown"

  • Bendapudi wants to meet students, faculty and staff on her first day

    By Shelby Brown — Though she said she still feels like she’s “between two worlds,” new U of L President Neeli Bendapudi is already planning her first day on campus. In an exclusive interview, Bendapudi told The...

    • Posted April 27, 2018
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  • Graduating seniors: Your names are back in the program

    By Shelby Brown — After backlash from students, alumni and parents, the university has decided it’s worth it to print the names of all graduating seniors in the 2018 commencement program. U of L spokesperson John Karman...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • University Club in danger of closing

    By Shelby Brown — After almost 30 years, declining revenue and membership could force the University Club to close its doors. General Manager Bill Rothballer sent a fundraising letter to University Club members outlining the situation. “We’re...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Editor’s note: Doing the thing that scares you might change your life

    By Shelby Brown — It wasn’t my plan to get involved with journalism when I was accepted to U of L. I was thankful to be back in school at all. I graduated high school in 2009...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Permanent dean of engineering hired

      By Shelby Brown — U of L hired Emmanuel Collins as the permanent dean of the J.B. School of Engineering today. Collins begins July 1 pending a tenure vote from Speed faculty and approval of the...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • Senior names deleted from graduation program

    By Shelby Brown — Graduating seniors: your name will not appear in the commencement program next month to save money. The program, a keepsake cherished by graduates and their families, costs around $12,000. A letter delivered to...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • Brief: Interim Provost Dale Billingsley leaving the position

    By Shelby Brown — Interim Provost Dale Billingsley announced at the April 4 faculty senate meeting he will leave the office June 1. Billingsley said he’s not retiring, but returning to the English department to teach again. He said...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • U of L welcomes President Neeli Bendapudi (photo gallery)

    By Shelby Brown — Newly appointed president Neeli Bendapudi received a warm welcome this morning in the SAC from the U of L community. Bendapudi was chosen to be the university’s 18th president yesterday after a unanimous...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • Meet U of L’s first female president: Neeli Bendapudi

    By Shelby Brown — The University of Louisville hired a permanent president in former University of Kansas Provost Neeli Bendapudi. She is expected to begin her term May 15. She’s not in Kansas anymore Bendapudi served at...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Faculty troubled by bill’s threat to tenure

    By Shelby Brown — A last-minute addition to the state budget would allow universities to fire tenured professors if the institution changes or removes an academic program. The provision, added by Sen. Chris McDaniel, would effectively suspend tenure for...

    • Posted March 29, 2018
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