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Murray State University is partnering with University of Louisville’s Brandeis School of Law to offer an accelerated degree program. UofL’s 3+3 Accelerated Law Program will allow students majoring in political science to complete an undergraduate degree and law degree in just six years.

Norton Healthcare and the University of Louisville say they have partnered to form the Norton Children's Cancer Institute.

U of L Foundation Ends Controversial Pay Plan, Limits Spending

Mar 29, 2017
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University of Louisville Foundation leaders put an end Tuesday to a controversial deferred compensation plan that doled out an extra $20 million to U of L administrators.

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Kentucky lawmakers have wrapped up work on a bill that would set guidelines for the governor when replacing entire public university boards or individual members. 

U of L To Pay Back Taxes On Adidas Swag, Club Memberships

Feb 24, 2017
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The University of Louisville owes $96,000 to the Internal Revenue Service after an audit found it wasn’t paying taxes on Adidas freebies given to staffers in the athletics department.

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The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill to set guidelines for the governor to follow in removing board members at public universities. 

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Legislation to pave the way for licensing genetic counselors is before the Kentucky House. The senate last week unanimously approved the measure.

With $48 Million Shortfall, U of L Plans Belt-Tightening

Feb 16, 2017
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University of Louisville’s interim president on Thursday forecasted drastic belt-tightening at the school as leaders seek to plug a $48 million shortfall.

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All eyes were on the University of Louisville and its foundation last summer.

Its president was ousted and its finances scrutinized. Both boards were hamstrung by turnover and uncertainty. University trustees were publicly threatening to sue the foundation.

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Kentucky university students rallied at the State Capitol Monday on issues like budget cuts, tuition rates and debt for close to two hours.