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Happy holidays from the McConnell Center (Dec. 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - 2011 Holiday Card
U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta to visit the McConnell Center (Feb. 15, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Leon Panetta, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Defense, will speak March 1 at the University of Louisville's Cardinal Arena...
McConnell Center Survey: Presidential Elections that Shaped America (Feb. 17, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Lincoln's election shaped America's future more than other U.S. presidential election, according to a national McConnell Cente...
WATCH LIVE: Sec. of Defense Leon Panetta (March 1, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Leon Panetta, U.S. Secretary of Defense, speaks to students and community members at the University of Louisville's Brown and ...
Sec. of Defense Panetta addresses large crowd at UofL (March 1, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - By Mark Hebert, University of Louisville's Office of Communications & Marketing
Clay documentary earns 2012 Telly Award (April 9, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - 'Henry Clay and the Struggle for the Union,' a documentary about Henry Clay and the compromises of 1820, 1833 and 1850, has ea...
Director delivers keynote address at 'American Statesmanship and Constitutionalism Colloquium' (April 13, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gary L. Gregg will discuss "The Moral Imagination in Washington's Statesmanship" at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Remembering Captain Dan Utley (1979-2012) (April 23, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, shares his memories of Captain Dan Utley, a 2001 University of Louisville and M...
Gregg to discuss electoral college on 'Kentucky Tonight' at 8 p.m. EDT (June 25, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gregg to discuss electoral college on 'Kentucky Tonight' at 8 p.m. EDT
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.