All posts tagged "Vishnu Tirumala"

  • Megan’s brew: Is the sun shining for students this week?

    By Megan Brewer —  I have three words for this week at U of L, “about time” and “why.” There’s finally some sunshine for students, but of course, there’s always some clouds. On the bright side, we...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
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  • SGA president becomes first student director of U of L Foundation

    By Joseph Lyell — For the first time in the U of L Foundation’s 48-year history, a student will serve as an ex-officio director on the board. SGA President Vishnu Tirumala, faculty representative Enid Trucios-Haynes and staff representative Will...

    • Posted April 5, 2018
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  • SGA executive top four discuss accomplishments

    By Joseph Lyell — In the 2017-18 school year, SGA officers worked with a slew of interim administrators in an effort to improve student welfare at U of L. In interviews with The Cardinal, the top four...

    • Posted March 23, 2018
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  • Trustees, PSFCC hold an “everything on the table” listening session

    By Shelby Brown — Six trustees were present in a half-filled Middleton Auditorium in Strickler Hall to update the campus community on the presidential search. The Presidential Search Faculty Consultation Committee hosted the event. Trustees listened and...

    • Posted March 22, 2018
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  • SGA addresses Cultural Center concerns, nightly escort services

    By Jenna Tobbe — SGA continued to monitor the fate of the Cultural Center as two protests erupted in the past week. On Feb. 26, about a dozen protesters assembled outside President Greg Postel’s office. Last week...

    • Posted March 1, 2018
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  • Students protest plans to demolish Cultural Center

    By Bailey Campagna — Students organized a meeting in the Cultural Center Feb. 19 to discuss the building’s potential demolition and plans for relocating its programs. They expressed dissatisfaction with temporary relocation plans and distrust of administrators...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • SGA President describes clean-up role of interims

    By Joseph Lyell — SGA President Vishnu Tirumala said frustration with U of L should be directed at past leaders, not the current ones. In an interview with The Cardinal, he said Board of Trustees Chair David...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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    Renovations the main concern at SGA open forum

    By Bailey Campagna — The Student Government Association held an open forum Oct. 2 to increase transparency and give students the opportunity to voice concerns for campus renovations and improvements. SGA’s Top Four were asked about improvements to...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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  • Vishnu Tirumala
    Letter to the Editor: Presidential search will be fair, open to university input

    By Vishnu Tirumala — As Student Body President, one of my most important roles is serving on our University’s Board of Trustees. The Board is the highest decision-making body at the University; they approve University expenditures, set...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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  • SGA update
    SGA rejects President Trump’s DACA decision, offers aid to affected students

    By Bailey Campagna — On Sept. 5th Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump Administration would phase out the Deferred Action for Child Arrivals program in the next six months, leaving Congress to decide whether to continue...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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