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Kentucky teachers, students sample college-level economics through new Center collaboration(March 28, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A new collaboration between the McConnell Center and FreedomTrust will allow Kentucky teachers and students to sample colle...
Teacher Scholars visit James Madison’s Montpelier(March 13, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Pair considers the role of the presidency and the U.S. Constitution in professional development seminar in Virginia.
A note regarding the Center's 2017 Strategic Broadening Seminar for the U.S. Army(March 10, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Information related to the McConnell Center's anticipated fourth iteration of SBS.
Ballard ('04) named new state public health epidemiologist(March 6, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Jonathan Ballard, MD, a 2004 graduate of the McConnell Scholars Program, has been appointed as the new state public health e...
Form FolderLiberty & the Western TraditionOnline application for the 2017 McConnell Center conference on "Liberty & the Western Tradition."
Form Folder2017 Young Leaders AcademyOnline application for the 2017 McConnell Center's Young Leaders Academy for high school students.
Form Folder application/dsptype2017 Teacher Scholars ProgramOnline application for the 2017-18 Teacher Scholars Program, part of the McConnell Center's Civic Education Program.
Gregg delivers Kent Kirwan lecture at University of Nebraska Omaha(Jan. 31, 2017) McConnell Center director discusses the future of the Electoral College with UNO faculty, students and community members.
McConnell Scholars travel to Harvard to study 2016 election(Jan. 31, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Robert Gassman (’18) and Frank Bencomo-Suarez (’18) will participate in the Harvard Institute of Politics’ National Camp...
Highlands High School wins Ky. 'We the People' contest, advances to D.C.(Jan. 26, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – High school students competed at the University of Louisville's McConnell Center to earn a bid to the national 'We the Peopl...
McConnell Scholar published on Library of Congress website(Nov. 18, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Robert Gassman ('18) wrote piece while a Junior Fellow in the Educational Outreach Division
Scholars attend West Point conference on democracy and democratization (Nov. 14, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Two McConnell Scholars participated in West Point Academy’s Student Conference on U.S. Affairs (SCUSA).
McConnell Center director featured on 'UofL Today'(Oct. 27, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Gary Gregg discussed the 2016 presidential elections with other UofL experts.
McConnell Center to host U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-Iowa)
Robert Works (’10) named Penn Kemble Fellow(September 26, 2016) WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Fellowship given to young, foreign-policy focused professionals in D.C.
Top social studies teachers accepted to center’s professional development series (Sept. 22, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky.— Twenty-three Kentucky social studies teachers will participate in the McConnell Center’s Teacher Scholars Program.
Hutchison (’18) to travel to Israel(September 19, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – McConnell Scholar Ronica Hutchison will take a 10-day, all-expenses-paid journey through Israel in December.
McConnell Center celebrates Constitution Day with debate, cupcakes(Sept. 15, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As the University of Louisville's sponsor for U.S. Constitution Day, the McConnell Center invites the UofL and greater Loui...
McConnell Center sponsors panel at annual APSA meeting(Sept. 1, 2016) PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Scholars consider how friendship among political leaders translates into a politics of statesmanship during periods of pol...
Moot Court program ranked among top 20 nationally(Aug. 25, 2016) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The McConnell Center's moot court team has enjoyed continued success at regional and national levels.