All posts tagged "southern association of colleges and schools"

  • Southern Association of Schools and Colleges, SACS, accreditation
    SACS: “sufficient factual information” U of L violating accreditation

    By Kyeland Jackson — In a May 25 letter to Interim President Greg Postel, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools President Belle Wheelan said there’s ample evidence U of L is violating accreditation standards. SACS, U of...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Faculty to demand greater role in university governance

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s A&S faculty assembly will demand a greater role in governance via two resolutions, citing consequences reaped from the former central administration and the $48 million budget shortfall. The first resolution...

    • Posted March 27, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, U of L
    U of L suspends hiring freeze, pushes enrollment increase

    By Kyeland Jackson — Acting Provost Dale Billingsley said a hiring freeze, implemented after a $48 million budget deficit shook the university two weeks ago, was temporarily lifted. He also proposed growing the student population to 30,000 students,...

    • Posted March 3, 2017
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  • Faculty Senate, Isaac Sanchez
    Amid budget cuts, faculty urge transparency

    By Kyeland Jackson — Faculty senate members urged transparency in their first meeting since Interim President Greg Postel revealed a $48 million budget shortfall. “I think we need to hold firm with the interim president that, throughout...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • Interim preisdent Greg Postel, by Reagan Mikesell
    Next year’s budget faces $48 million hurdle

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L must account for $48 million to balance next years’ budget, possibly asking the university draw funds from salaries, halt projects and increase revenues. Interim President Greg Postel presented the budget...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    TLC poll: 70 percent worry for U of L’s accreditation

    By Kyeland Jackson — Blasted with news concerning accreditation standards, legislation, board shuffles and power struggles, U of L students are worried for their degrees. A Cardinal poll showed 70 percent of respondents were worried about accreditation...

    • Posted February 5, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Acting provost forecasts re-accreditation efforts will strengthen U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson — Arts & Sciences faculty assembly members sought clarity on U of L’s accreditation retention efforts Feb. 3. Acting Provost Dale Billingsley said the process will strengthen U of L, and asked faculty to...

    • Posted February 3, 2017
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  • SACS: U of L possibly violating three more accrediting standards

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L’s accrediting body said the university may have violated three more accreditation standards in a Jan. 27 letter released Feb. 3. Interim President Greg Postel said U of L sent the...

    • Posted February 3, 2017
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  • Faculty Senate, Isaac Sanchez
    U of L interim president: university on “right path” towards re-accreditation

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Greg Postel says the university may be on the right path of retaining accreditation. Postel, appointed by the U of L’s Board of Trustees Jan. 21, met with Council on Postsecondary...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • 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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