Kentucky students (grades 9-12) are eligible to compete for cash prizes in the McConnell Center's annual essay contest.
March 26, 2013 - By Janene Zaccone, Communications and Marketing
March 25, 2013 - Rubio's free, public talk on 'Creating Middle Class Opportunity in the 21st Century' is hosted through the McConnell Center.
March 13, 2013 - All tickets have been distributed for the event.
March 12, 2013 - McConnell Scholar Meghan Waters, a junior from Campbell County, Ky., is one of two Kentuckians to receive the $4,000 award.
Tickets for his talk are free and can be requested below.
Feb. 27, 2013 - Jessica Freels, of Knoxville, Tenn., joins the Center as an administrative assistant.
July 24-27, 2013 - High school students to explore the "Roots of U.S." in this four-day, summer leadership conference.
Feb. 26, 2013 - McConnell Scholars are among 200 faculty, staff and student committee volunteers.
Feb. 22, 2013 - Senior McConnell Scholars will travel to Malaysia to study the Chin refugee crisis.
Feb. 21, 2013 - Janna Imel, a junior McConnell Scholar from Greenup, Ky., was one of 20 University of Louisville students to submit a research poster.
Feb. 20, 2013 - McConnell Scholar Sam Whittaker ('15) is one of 10 senators elected to represent the UofL College of Arts & Sciences.
Feb. 15, 2013 - McConnell Center director invited to discuss presidential voting later this month.
Feb. 14, 2013 - Civic Education Program's essay contest focuses on 'roots and reform'
Feb. 10, 2013 - Senior McConnell Scholars serve on student-led presentation describing the scope and consequences of excessive Facebook usage on the academic and personal life.
Feb. 9, 2013 - Michael Greve's 'reTHINK Federalism: Our Upside-Down Constitution' is now available in video format.
Dec. 17, 2012 – The University of Louisville’s McConnell Center will offer a series of public talks this spring designed to get people to reconsider big ideas and challenge basic assumptions about American life.
Dec. 10, 2012 - Seniors Tyler Bosley and Meagan Floyd will represent the McConnell Scholars Program and University of Louisville at national competition next month.
Dec. 6, 2012 - Malana Salyer served 7 years as the the Civic Education Coordinator at the McConnell Center.
Dec. 4, 2012 - Shannon Rickett ('02), a McConnell Scholar alumna, joins Hal Rogers' (KY-05) staff as a field representative.