All posts tagged "U of L"

  • Bendapudi shows racism has no home at U of L

    By Megan Brewer —  “Papa John’s” was removed from our football stadium name after John Schnatter’s use of the N-word in a conference call with Papa John’s executives and a marketing agency. President Neeli Bendapudi wasn’t messing...

    • Posted July 14, 2018
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  • U of L drops “Papa John’s” from Cardinal Stadium

    By Joseph Lyell — Cardinal Stadium will lose “Papa John’s” from its name immediately, U of L President Neeli Bendapudi announced July 13. The change comes two days after a Forbes report detailed John Schnatter using the...

    • Posted July 13, 2018
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  • Bendapudi: University is evaluating relationship with Papa John’s

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L President Neeli Bendapudi said she was disappointed to hear the Forbes report of John Schnatter used the N-word in a conference call with Papa John’s executives and a marketing agency. “Disappointment...

    • Posted July 12, 2018
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  • John Schnatter resigns from board of trustees

    By Joseph Lyell — John Schnatter has tendered his resignation from the U of L Board of Trustees effective immediately, according to a statement from board chair David Grissom. This comes 12 hours after a July  11...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Brief: U of L names Cleveland State’s Gary Lewis police chief

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L has named former Cleveland State University Police Chief Gary Lewis to command its police department, the university announced July 11. Lewis has more than 25 years of experience in policing,...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Trustees hike tuition, slash budget

    By Arry Schofield — U of L will increase tuition 3.5 percent starting this fall, as approved at the June 20 Board of Trustees meeting. Full time students will pay roughly $400 more next year. “I know the...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Brief: Trustees considering 5 percent university-wide funding cut

    By Joseph Lyell — President Neeli Bendapudi said trustees are considering increasing tuition 4 percent and slashing spending 5 percent across all university departments. The cuts, announced in an email blast, come after a year of financial...

    • Posted June 8, 2018
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  • Bendapudi assures trustees she’s set to fundraise

    By Joseph Lyell — Interim Executive Director of the U of L Foundation Keith Sherman presented trustees with grim details of the foundation’s fundraising woes at May 17’s board of trustees meeting. Sherman said the lack of...

    • Posted May 17, 2018
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  • Brief: U of L hires local attorney as interim university counsel

    By Arry Schofield — Local attorney Thomas Hoy will be temporarily replacing retiring legal counsel Leslie Strohm, the university announced on May 14th. Hoy has practiced law in Louisville for 38 years. He assumes the role of...

    • Posted May 17, 2018
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  • Campus welcomes President Neeli Bendapudi

    By Joseph Lyell — On Tuesday morning, more than 200 people gathered on the steps of Grawemeyer Hall to welcome President Neeli Bendapudi on her first day at U of L. Bendapudi, named president April 3, is...

    • Posted May 15, 2018
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