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Secretary of State Pompeo discusses foreign policy approach during UofL visit (Dec. 2, 2019) Story by UofL's Alicia Kelso
Gregg to defend the electoral college on 'Kentucky Tonight' (Nov. 12, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center at the University of Louisville, is a featured panelist on KET's 'Kentucky Tonigh...
Fellow writes book on political matriarch Rose Kennedy (Nov. 12, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Barbara A. Perry, a political science professor at the University of Virginia's Miller Center, is the author of 'Rose Kennedy:...
Gregg delivers lecture on Washington, statesmanship at University of Cincinnati (Nov. 14, 2012) CINCINNATI, Oh. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, lectured on 'The Temptation of Washington and the Birth of Constitutional States...
Alumni News: Rickett joins Congressman Rogers' staff (Dec. 4, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Shannon Rickett ('02), a McConnell Scholar alumna, joins Hal Rogers' (KY-05) staff as a field representative.
Malana Salyer, Civic Education Coordinator, announces departure from the McConnell Center (Dec. 6, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Malana Salyer served 7 years as the the Civic Education Coordinator at the McConnell Center.
Scholars earn bid to national moot court tournament (Dec. 10, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Seniors Tyler Bosley and Meagan Floyd will represent the McConnell Scholars Program and University of Louisville at national c...
Spring lecture series continues to 'reTHINK' big ideas (Dec. 17, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The University of Louisville’s McConnell Center will offer a series of public talks this spring designed to get people to re...
Video, photos of 'reTHINK Federalism' event now available (Feb. 9, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Michael Greve's 'reTHINK Federalism: Our Upside-Down Constitution' is now available in video format.
High school essay contest announced (Feb. 14, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Civic Education Program's essay contest focuses on 'roots and reform'
Gregg to defend electoral college at UK Law Federalist Society (Feb. 15, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center director invited to discuss presidential voting later this month.
McConnell Center sponsors Kentucky Council for the Social Studies events (September 21, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center's Civic Education Program sponsors six lectures on American history.
'Henry Clay and the Struggle for the Union' DVD available online (Sept. 29, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center helps underwrite a 56-minute documentary on Henry Clay and the comprises of 1820, 1833 and 1850.
KET's Bill Goodman goes 'one to one' with Center director (Oct. 16, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The 30-minute interview will broadcast at 1 p.m., Oct. 16 on KET.
Kentucky students become 'Budget Heroes' at the McConnell Center (Sept. 30, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Approximately 40 students and teachers from Kentucky high schools try to balance the federal budget using a new web-based si...
House Speaker John Boehner to visit McConnell Center (Oct. 14, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - John Boehner, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will give a public talk at the University of Louisville Oct. 31 th...
Director lectures on birth of constitutional statesmanship (Oct. 11, 2011) CAMOT-MOON, Pa. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, lectures at Robert Morris University.
Politicians must seek 'common ground,' Boehner says (Oct. 31, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - America’s political leaders need to “recognize that common ground and compromise are not the same things” and work toget...
Center hopes hero book reprint will inspire, teach (Nov. 3, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center to give away 50 copies of "Hero Tales from American History" to university students, faculty and staff.
Happy holidays from the McConnell Center (Dec. 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - 2011 Holiday Card