University of Louisville

U of L Board Appoints Greg Postel Interim President

Jan 21, 2017
J Tyler Franklin / WFPL

The new University of Louisville board of trustees moved quickly Saturday morning to fill an impending leadership void.

Kentucky Office of the Attorney General via YouTube

Researchers at the University of Louisville will monitor Kentucky's quest to rid itself of a backlog of untested rape kits and offer recommendations on how to avoid such log-jams in the future.

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Gov. Matt Bevin has released the names of 10 people who will serve on the University of Louisville board of trustees.

J. Tyler Franklin

Gov. Matt Bevin has selected 10 people to serve on the newly-reconstructed University of Louisville board of trustees.

U of L Probation Due To Bevin’s Actions, Agency Says

Jan 12, 2017
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The accrediting agency that put the University of Louisville on probation explained its decision in a letter Wednesday, saying actions by Gov. Matt Bevin to dissolve U of L’s previous board of trustees and replace it with new members of his choosing violated its standards of independence.

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Kentucky's highest court has agreed to fast track a lawsuit between the state's Republican governor and Democratic attorney general over the leadership of the University of Louisville. 

J. Tyler Franklin

With the University of Louisville’s accreditation in the balance, the state legislature voted on Saturday to abolish the school’s board of trustees and create a new, smaller board, much like Gov. Matt Bevin tried to do last summer.

U of L Board ‘Fix’ Headed For Passage On Saturday

Jan 6, 2017
Ryland Barton, via Twitter

A bill that would overhaul the University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees — just as Gov. Matt Bevin did last summer — is nearing final passage through the General Assembly.

J. Tyler Franklin

The state Senate has passed a bill addressing Gov. Matt Bevin’s overhaul of the University of Louisville board of trustees in an attempt to protect the school’s accreditation.

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Lawmakers are still working to address Gov. Matt Bevin’s executive order that attempted to overhaul the University of Louisville’s governing board, though a scheduled hearing of the fix was delayed Wednesday afternoon.

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