Kentucky State University


Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has filed a motion to intervene in Kentucky State University’s lawsuit against University of Kentucky’s student newspaper the Kentucky Kernel.

Kentucky State University's board of regents has chosen M. Christopher Brown to be the school's 15th president following a sometimes controversial search.

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Governor Matt Bevin appointed Ronald Banks to the Kentucky State University Board of Regents today (Monday).


Kentucky State University faculty and alumni are expressing concern with the list of finalists for university president, and that interim university President Aaron Thompson is not among them. 

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Kentucky's public institutions are bucking a national trend when it comes to university enrollment.

Kentucky State University's Board of Regents have appointed an interim president.

Aaron Thompson fills the role one week after president Raymond Burse announced his resignation

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Kentucky State University President Raymond Burse is resigning at the end of this week. In a statement released Monday, Burse says he decided that the "further demands and challenges of Kentucky State must be undertaken by new leadership." 

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UPDATE: The march is now set for Thursday, February 25. The event was originally scheduled for February 29, but organizers decided to change the date to a day when lawmakers would convene at 2 p.m. rather than 4 p.m.

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Kentucky State University’s president warned Monday that proposed state budget cuts to higher education may threaten the existence of the historically black institution. 

KSU Budget Proposal Includes Cuts to Faculty, Staff

Jun 2, 2015

 Kentucky State University president Raymond Burse has outlined plans for next year's $45.8 million operating budget.

The proposal includes cuts to faculty and staff jobs. Burse announced the plans Friday, calling for the elimination of 31 additional campus positions. According to the Lexington Herald Leader, that includes 17 faculty and 14 to 15 staff jobs.