Univeristy of Louisville http://wfpl.org en Charts: Kentucky State Funding to Colleges Since 1999 http://wfpl.org/post/charts-kentucky-state-funding-colleges-1999 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Earlier this month, we presented a chart showing tuition increases at </span><a href="/post/chart-kentucky-colleges-tuition-increases-mid-1980s" style="line-height: 1.5;">Kentucky state colleges since 1980. </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It led to a good deal of attention because, well, tuition had increased substantially since the </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. John Y. Brown </span>Jr<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Administration.</span></p> Sun, 18 May 2014 11:29:51 +0000 Joseph Lord 9367 at http://wfpl.org Charts: Kentucky State Funding to Colleges Since 1999 University of Louisville Buys, Plans to Eventually Demolish, Silos Near Campus http://wfpl.org/post/university-louisville-buys-plans-eventually-demolish-silos-near-campus <p>The &nbsp;silos that have for years signaled to Interstate 65 travelers that they are in the midst of the University of Louisville have been sold.</p><p>Purchased by UofL for the price of $3.3 million, the silos will most likely be demolished to make way for the expanding Belknap campus, university officials said.</p><p>The silos and adjoining industrial property serves no practical purpose for the University’s Master Plan,&nbsp;UofL&nbsp;spokesman Mark Hebert&nbsp;said.</p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Jacob Ryan 7948 at http://wfpl.org University of Louisville Buys, Plans to Eventually Demolish, Silos Near Campus Find Out How UofL, UK and Others Spend on Athletics, Academics With New Knight Database http://wfpl.org/post/find-out-how-uofl-uk-and-others-spend-athletics-academics-new-knight-database <p>The Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics has gone live with a massive database on college athletics and academic spending.&nbsp;</p><p>The database includes information on all the larger schools &nbsp;in the region, including the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:11:06 +0000 Joseph Lord 7771 at http://wfpl.org Find Out How UofL, UK and Others Spend on Athletics, Academics With New Knight Database U of L Reconsiders Nucleus Innovation Park Master Plan Following I-65 Bridge Construction http://wfpl.org/post/u-l-reconsiders-nucleus-innovation-park-master-plan-following-i-65-bridge-construction <p>Construction of the new I-65 bridge has forced the University of Louisville to reconsider its master plan for the downtown Nucleus Innovation Park. Officials are now determining where buildings should be constructed with respect to the bridge’s placement.</p><p>In March, U of L expects to break ground on a parking garage somewhere on the block at East Market and Floyd streets. That's where will sit the innovation park that will serve more new businesses currently specializing in aging care.</p> Sat, 30 Nov 2013 16:24:49 +0000 Devin Katayama 7728 at http://wfpl.org U of L Reconsiders Nucleus Innovation Park Master Plan Following I-65 Bridge Construction Civil Rights Letters to be on Digital Display at the University of Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/civil-rights-letters-be-digital-display-university-louisville <p>The Civil Rights movement of the 1960s had many voices of support.</p><p>In Louisville, one of those voices was Anne Braden.&nbsp;Braden wrote many letters to Martin Luther King Jr. Some expressed support—others asked for support.</p><p>Those letters, along with other original documents associated with the Civil Rights movement, will be on digital display at the Ekstrom Library on the University of Louisville campus from Oct. 21 through Oct. 25.</p> Sun, 20 Oct 2013 10:56:46 +0000 Jacob Ryan 7259 at http://wfpl.org Civil Rights Letters to be on Digital Display at the University of Louisville University of Louisville Approves Budget That Includes Pay Raises, Tuition Increases, No State Cuts http://wfpl.org/post/university-louisville-approves-budget-includes-pay-raises-tuition-increases-no-state-cuts <p>The University of Louisville Board of Trustees has approved the school’s budget for next year that includes pay raises, tuition increases and no statewide funding cuts.</p><p>“The good news is we’re not being cut next year. The bad news is we’re not getting any new money,” says U of L president James Ramsey, adding the school has faced 13 separate budget cuts over a 12 year period.</p><p>Kentucky did fund increases in 2005 and 2006, but following the recession the state cut higher education which meant $9 million the current fiscal year.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:33:00 +0000 Devin Katayama 5764 at http://wfpl.org University of Louisville Approves Budget That Includes Pay Raises, Tuition Increases, No State Cuts