All posts tagged "UofL"

  • It’s about time for ex-president James Ramsey to pay up

    By Megan Brewer —  Former President James Ramsey is not a favorite here at U of L, and that’s a hole he dug himself deep into. U of L has decided to sue Ramsey and other former...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
    • 0
  • U of L professor authors cross-discipline social media textbook

    By Briana Linney — U of L Professor Karen Freberg recently published her third textbook, “Social Media for Strategic Communication: Creative Strategies and Research-Based Applications.” Her book, available August 2018, aims to bridge the art and science...

    • Posted April 19, 2018
    • 0
  • Graduating seniors: Your names are back in the program

    By Shelby Brown — After backlash from students, alumni and parents, the university has decided it’s worth it to print the names of all graduating seniors in the 2018 commencement program. U of L spokesperson John Karman...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
    • 0
  • University Club in danger of closing

    By Shelby Brown — After almost 30 years, declining revenue and membership could force the University Club to close its doors. General Manager Bill Rothballer sent a fundraising letter to University Club members outlining the situation. “We’re...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
    • 0
  • Editor’s note: Doing the thing that scares you might change your life

    By Shelby Brown — It wasn’t my plan to get involved with journalism when I was accepted to U of L. I was thankful to be back in school at all. I graduated high school in 2009...

    • Posted April 17, 2018
    • 0
  • Permanent dean of engineering hired

      By Shelby Brown — U of L hired Emmanuel Collins as the permanent dean of the J.B. School of Engineering today. Collins begins July 1 pending a tenure vote from Speed faculty and approval of the...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
    • 1
  • Part two: U of L buildings of the past versus present day

    By Megan Brewer —  In the first part of U of L past versus present, I previewed my predictions for the whole series. This week I’ll be taking a tour into the first topic, buildings on Belknap...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
    • 0
  • Senior names deleted from graduation program

    By Shelby Brown — Graduating seniors: your name will not appear in the commencement program next month to save money. The program, a keepsake cherished by graduates and their families, costs around $12,000. A letter delivered to...

    • Posted April 9, 2018
    • 8
  • Brief: Interim Provost Dale Billingsley leaving the position

    By Shelby Brown — Interim Provost Dale Billingsley announced at the April 4 faculty senate meeting he will leave the office June 1. Billingsley said he’s not retiring, but returning to the English department to teach again. He said...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
    • 0
  • U of L welcomes President Neeli Bendapudi (photo gallery)

    By Shelby Brown — Newly appointed president Neeli Bendapudi received a warm welcome this morning in the SAC from the U of L community. Bendapudi was chosen to be the university’s 18th president yesterday after a unanimous...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
    • 0