All posts tagged "University of Louisville"

  • 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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  • Grawemeyer hall, thinker, thinker statue, u of l, louisville, university of louisville
    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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  • 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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  • Foundation bars employee agreements until forensic audit completes

    By Kyeland Jackson — The U of L Foundation approved a resolution barring employment, settlement or termination agreements with current or future workers on Feb. 28. U of L Board of Trustees Chair David Grissom suggested the resolution,...

    • Posted February 28, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA election ballots clog under new system

    By Kyeland Jackson — Election ballots for students, voting for an unprecedented number of SGA candidates, will issue a day later for some. SGA Chief of Staff Jacob Abrahamson said the Blue system, also used for course evaluations,...

    • Posted February 27, 2017
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