All posts tagged "University of Louisville"

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    A “yuge” year: TLC’s biggest 2016-17 stories

    By Kyeland Jackson — It was a long year for the University of Louisville. Controversial elections, erased boards and accreditation threats were some of many events on and around campus. The Cardinal ranks what happened and why it...

    • Posted April 15, 2017
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  • John Schnatter rips U of L athletics

    By Kyeland Jackson — John Schnatter criticized university athletics Wednesday, saying athletics leadership was “invisible” and “sucking the lifeblood” of U of L. Schnatter, a university trustee and Papa John’s CEO, asked trustees include athletics in financial discussions....

    • Posted April 12, 2017
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  • guns, open carry
    Gun demonstration boils down to fear

    By Nick Amon — Armed with handguns and assault rifles, over 20 demonstrators – some students – walked around U of L in an advocacy march, hoping to stir the conversation on concealed carry. “I’m not advocating...

    • Posted April 9, 2017
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  • computer, identity theft, w-2, cyber, crime
    U of L joins dozens of schools hacked in 2017

    By Kyeland Jackson — U of L wasn’t the only school hacked this year. Sixty-one schools and colleges have dealt with hacked tax information in 2017, according to Identity Theft Resource Center data. Hackers obtained U of...

    • Posted April 7, 2017
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  • Foundation cuts $13.7 million from U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson — The University of Louisville Foundation will cut $13.7 million from U of L, combating extensive spending by the foundation’s prior administrators. The cuts promise changes for the university, which operated on inflated figures until...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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    Tempers flare in first budget forum

    By Kyeland Jackson — Interim President Greg Postel faced hard questions in a packed March 21 budget forum. In the first of two forums, students, faculty and staff filled the Floyd Theater to discuss spending changes. Tempers...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Savannah Jeanne Walker
    Friends, professors remember student slain in Faulkner gallery shooting

    By Kyeland Jackson — A U of L student died Saturday; the only fatality after an unknown suspect shot and injured five that night. LMPD say the suspect shot into a crowded Tim Faulkner Gallery crowd which gathered...

    • Posted March 19, 2017
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  • President Donald Trump
    Trump redefines “fake” news

    By Nick Amon — A new age is upon us. An age where media outlets and news organizations alike have become a target of not only our wet-eared Oval Office, but generally anyone who feels information that’s...

    • Posted March 5, 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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  • students, university of louisville, U of L
    Study: KY ranks fifth in student default rates

    By Kyeland Jackson — Many of the Commonwealth’s students cannot pay their loans, ranking Kentucky fifth in national student default rates. A new report by LendEDU details the findings, dividing student debt averages and percentages by states, districts...

    • Posted March 2, 2017
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