Felner Sentenced To More Than Five Years In Prison

By Rick Howlett Former University of Louisville College of Education Dean Robert Felner has been sentenced to 63 months in prison for embezzling federal grant funds. U.S. District Judge Charles Simpson also ordered Felner (in photo, at far right)  to pay restitution totaling some $2.3 million to U of L, the University of Rhode Island […]

Attorney: Felner To Plead Guilty

The attorney for former University of Louisville education dean Robert Felner says his client has entered into an agreement with prosecutors under which he’ll plead guilty later this week in the case involving his alleged mishandling of federal grant money. Felner and a former colleague are accused of defrauding U of L and another institution out of more […]

Classes To Resume In Flood-Damaged U of L Building

From WFPL’s Gabe Bullard Starting next month, classes will be held in the University of Louisville’s College of Education for the first time this semester. The building will reopen on November 2nd, nearly three months after the August 4th flood caused a diesel fuel leak in the basement. Since then, crews have sanitized contaminated surfaces […]