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McConnell Center celebrates 20 years (August 26, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center's mission, opportunities and scholarships expand over the past two decades.
Center sponsors APSA panel on statesmanship and democracy (September 7, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Scholars share their latest political science research at national conference.
Applications for McConnell Scholarships now available (Sept. 8, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Online applications due January 15, 2012.
Glover considers 'The Shipwreck That Saved Jamestown' (September 12, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Dr. Lorri Glover, a history professor at Saint Louis University, highlights the series of events that led to England's pe...
Director presents Constitution Day talk at Skidmore Colleg (September 15, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Dr. Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, delivers lecture in Saratoga Springs, New York.
McConnell Center to host Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (September 13, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center to host Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
Ticket information for Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's lecture at UofL (Sept. 23, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center has invited people in the Louisville community with ties to Burma to attend Suu Kyi’s talk, but also w...
Watch live - Daw Aung San Suu Kyi speaks at the University of Louisville (Sept. 24, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center will host a live feed of pro-democracy activist Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's lecture on our website. The feed ...
Center director to defend electoral college at Lafayette College debate (Oct. 23, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Center director to defend electoral college at Lafayette College debate
Professional development programs to Maryland, Kansas announced for KY teachers (Nov. 1, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center's Civic Education Program has announced two all-expenses-paid travel opportunities for Kentucky social stu...
Fellow edits volume on Civil War history (Nov. 8,. 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Thomas Mackey, PhD, a University of Louisville history professor, is the editor of "A Documentary History of the American Civi...
Statement on Veteran's Day (Nov. 9, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center honors alumni and all military officers on Veteran's Day.
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.