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Women in leadership focus of McConnell Center talks (Jan. 17, 2020)
Adams, Cameron sworn in as Kentucky Secretary of State, Attorney General (Jan. 9, 2020) By GlyptusAnn Grider Jones
From the Director's Desk: A Look at the Year Ahead (Jan. 8, 2020) By Dr. Gary L. Gregg, II
McConnell Scholar Leah Hazelwood named Kentucky Derby princess (Jan. 8, 2020)
Highlands High, Eastside Middle win annual We the People civic competition (Dec. 10, 2019)
Secretary of State Pompeo discusses foreign policy approach during UofL visit (Dec. 2, 2019) Story by UofL's Alicia Kelso
Scholars win regional moot court tourney, headed to nationals (Dec. 3, 2019) By GlyptusAnn Grider Jones
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to speak at UofL (Nov. 26, 2019) Secretary Michael R. Pompeo is the next guest in the McConnell Center's Distinguished Speaker Series.
Vital Remnants: A Great Books Online Education Project
McConnell Center fall lecture series begins (Fall 2019) The McConnell Center presents three talks this fall, including a daylong conference on “The Legacy of Wendell Berry.”
Center welcomes two new staffers (June 24, 2019) Natalie Smith and Connor Tracy join Center staff.
Center celebrates 11 graduates (May 13, 2019) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Center extends its congratulations to the following students on their undergraduate achievements and wishes them well as ...
Center remembers Sen. Richard Lugar, former guest speaker (April 29, 2019) LOUISVILLE, Ky – Richard Lugar was a guest of the McConnell Center on Sept. 19, 2005.
McConnell Center hosts U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (March 18, 2019) LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- April 1 event is free and open to the public; tickets required for entry.
Gregg receives national 'George Washington Medal' (Feb. 20, 2019) CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.—McConnell Center Director Gary Gregg recognized for work on George Washington.
CIA director, UofL alum outlines priorities (Sept. 24, 2018) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – By Cindy Hess, UofL's Office of Communications & Marketing
McConnell Center to host CIA Director Gina Haspel LOUISVILLE, Ky. – CIA Director Gina Haspel will be at the University of Louisville September 24 to take part in the McConnell Center’s Distinguished Speaker...
McConnell Center talks examine American political life and culture (Aug. 14, 2018) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – All events are free and open to the public.
Center congratulates McConnell for milestone (June 12, 2018) LOUISVILLE, Ky.–U.S. Senate Majority Mitch McConnell becomes longest-serving Republican Leader in history of U.S. Senate.
Noble wins Henry Clay Scholarship, begins internship with Senate Democratic Leader (June 5, 2018) Washington, DC – McConnell Scholar earned $4,000 stipend for summer internship with US Sen. Chuck Schumer.