Jan. 23, 2012 - Sophomore oSha Shireman, of Meade County, will study in Costa Rica for the spring semester.
Jan. 11, 2012 - After a strong performance in regional competition, four McConnell Scholars head to nationals this weekend.
Jonathan Goins, a 1999 graduate of the McConnell Scholars Program, will serve as an adjunct professor for intellectual property-related courses at Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School.
December 5, 2011 - After top performances at regional competition, four McConnell Scholars earn bids to the national moot court tournament. Two others may earn at-large bids.
Nov. 28, 2011 - Senior McConnell John Weber to teach two years in Nashville's low-income communities.
Dec. 1, 2011 - Teams consider fourth amendment and protected speech cases.
Nov. 16, 2011 - John Weber, a senior McConnell Scholar, is one of two Kentucky students named to a food service national board.
November 14, 2011
Nov. 3, 2011 - McConnell Center to give away 50 copies of "Hero Tales from American History" to university students, faculty and staff.
Oct. 31, 2011 - America’s political leaders need to “recognize that common ground and compromise are not the same things” and work together to address the economic and other challenges that the United States faces.
Oct. 18, 2011 - Dr. Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, lectures at Robert Morris University.
Oct. 17, 2011 - Three McConnell Scholars have been named 2011 University of Louisville homecoming court semi-finalists.
Oct. 7, 2011 - McConnell Scholars and Kentucky high school social studies teachers discuss founding documents and leaders in Colonial Williamsburg.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - John Boehner, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, will give a public talk at the University of Louisville Oct. 31 through the McConnell Center’s fall lecture series. Tickets are required for the free talk and will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Sept. 30, 2011 - Approximately 40 students and teachers from Kentucky high schools try to balance the federal budget using a new web-based simulation game called 'Budget Hero.'
Oct. 16, 2011 - The 30-minute interview will broadcast at 1 p.m., Oct. 16 on KET.
Sept. 29, 2011 - The McConnell Center helps underwrite a 56-minute documentary on Henry Clay and the comprises of 1820, 1833 and 1850.
Sept. 22, 2011 - 'One to One with Bill Goodman' interview with U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell to air on KET tonight at 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 21, 2011 - The McConnell Center's Civic Education Program sponsors six lectures on American history.