All posts by Joseph Lyell

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  • General counsel announces retirement, public budget forums coming

    By Joseph Lyell — April 19’s board of trustees meeting was the last full board meeting for both Interim President Greg Postel and Vice President for Strategy and General Counsel Leslie Strohm. Strohm is retiring effective May...

    • Posted April 19, 2018
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  • Reader’s choice: U of L’s greatest hits

    By Joseph Lyell — Best Coffee — Starbucks: The international chain narrowly beat local favorite Quills Coffee as the best brew. Located in the SAC, Starbucks’ convenient location for students on campus could have given it the...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
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  • Outsourced: Canon takes over printing, postal services

    By Joseph Lyell — As the university continues to outsource operations, 19 employees of print, design and postal services got pink slips April 5. On March 15, U of L’s Board of Trustees approved outsourcing their work...

    • 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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  • U of L hires permanent president

    By Joseph Lyell — After nearly two years with an interim president, U of L named University of Kansas’s provost Neeli Bendapudi as the next president. The announcement came April 3, the 240th anniversary of U of L’s founding....

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Brief: LMPD investigating armed robbery at University Park Apartments

    By Joseph Lyell — LMPD is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at University Park Apartments April 1 around 9:30 p.m. The suspect fled the scene in a white SUV. A Rave Alert notified students of the...

    • Posted April 2, 2018
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  • Schnatter Center panelists consider solutions to violent crime

    By Joseph Lyell — A panel of researchers and activists discussed issues related to local crime and justice at a March 28 forum sponsored by the John Schnatter Center. More than 200 people filled the College of...

    • Posted March 29, 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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  • U of L hires new vice president for enterprise risk management

    By Shelby Brown — U of L hired Rhonda Bishop as the new vice president for enterprise risk management, audit and compliance effective April 16. Her appointed was approved by the trustees March 16. “Rhonda is a...

    • Posted March 22, 2018
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  • Brief: Man attempts to assault Manual High School student near U of L

    By Joseph Lyell — LMPD has informed U of L that a student at duPont Manual High School was the victim of an attempted assault near campus on March 19. The incident occured in the morning before...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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