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New exhibit features timeline, spoofs of Senator McConnell’s political career(July 12, 2017) By Matt Lambert, UofL Office of Communication & Marketing
Gassman, Mayes elected to top Scholar positions(April 18, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The council of six will represent their fellow scholars to the University of Louisville and the community at large.
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 ...
McConnell Center talks examine American political life and culture(Aug. 14, 2018) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – All events are free and open to the public.
McConnell Center to host CIA Director Gina HaspelLOUISVILLE, Ky. – CIA Director Gina Haspel will be at the University of Louisville September 24 to take part in the McConnell Center’s Distinguished Speaker...
Weber earns positions at New Leaders Council, American Bar Association(April 27, 2017) LOUISVILLE, Ky. – 2012 McConnell Center alumnus John Weber has received numerous recognitions in his time at the University of Louisville’s...
Suu Kyi speaks about freedom, democracy at UofLSept. 24, 2012 - by Janene Zaccone, University of Louisville Communications and Marketing
Fellow publishes Charles Carroll biographyFeb. 18, 2010 - Dr. Bradley J. Birzer, a McConnell Center non-resident fellow, pens a biography of the last living signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Governor appoints McConnell Center Fellow to civil war commissionMar. 8, 2010 - Dr. John E. Kleber joins the Kentucky Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission.
Alumni News: Lofton ('09) passes the Ky. bar examOct. 10, 2012 - McConnell Scholar alumnus Mauricus Lofton joins the Ky. Bar Association.
Alumni News: Kiser ('12) named honor advocate at Washington & Lee UniversityOct. 11, 2012 - McConnell Scholar alumnus Eric Kiser has been selected to guide students through the university's judicial process.
Pittman named to homecoming court(Oct. 15, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Junior Hunter Pittman has been named to the 2012 Homecoming Court at the University of Louisville.
Center director to defend electoral college at Lafayette College debateOct. 23, 2012 - McConnell Center Director Gary L. Gregg will face University of Kansas political science professor Bird Loomis in debate over the future of the ...
McConnell Center fellow edits volume on Civil War historyNov. 8, 2012 - Thomas Mackey, PhD, a University of Louisville history professor, is the editor of "A Documentary History of the American Civil War Era, Volume 1...
Statement on Veteran's DayNov. 9, 2012 - The McConnell Center honors alumni and all military officers on Veteran's Day weekend.
Gregg to defend the electoral college on 'Kentucky Tonight'Nov. 12, 2012 - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center at the University of Louisville, is a featured panelist on KET's 'Kentucky Tonight.'
Fellow writes book on political matriarch Rose KennedyNov. 12, 2012 - Barbara A. Perry, a political science professor at the University of Virginia's Miller Center, is the author of 'Rose Kennedy: The Life and Time...
Gregg delivers lecture on Washington, statesmanship at University of CincinnatiNov. 14, 2012 - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, lectured on 'The Temptation of Washington and the Birth of Constitutional Statesmanship' at the Un...
Alumni News: Rickett joins Congressman Rogers' staffDec. 4, 2012 - 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 CenterDec. 6, 2012 - Malana Salyer served 7 years as the the Civic Education Coordinator at the McConnell Center.