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Spring lecture series continues to 'reTHINK' big ideas (Dec. 17, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The University of Louisville’s McConnell Center will offer a series of public talks this spring designed to get people to re...
Video, photos of 'reTHINK Federalism' event now available (Feb. 9, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Michael Greve's 'reTHINK Federalism: Our Upside-Down Constitution' is now available in video format.
High school essay contest announced (Feb. 14, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Civic Education Program's essay contest focuses on 'roots and reform'
Gregg to defend electoral college at UK Law Federalist Society (Feb. 15, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center director invited to discuss presidential voting later this month.
KET's Goodman interviews McConnell in Center's archives (Sept. 22, 2011) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - 'One to One with Bill Goodman' interview with U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell to air on KET tonight at 6:30 p.m.
Director highlights McConnell-Chao Archives in WFPL interview (June 9, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, guides WFPL's Gabe Bullard around the McConnell-Chao Archives.
Officials dedicate archives at UofL (Nov. 11, 2009) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. Senator and Secretary Elaine L. Chao share a few remarks at the dedication of the McConnell-Chao Archives, which is house...
McConnell-Chao Archives wins four Telly awards (Feb. 16, 2010) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Two films being shown daily at the University of Louisville's Sen. Mitch McConnell and Secretary Elaine L. Chao Archives and C...
Gregg defends US constitution at UC-Boulder debate (Sept. 17, 2009) BOULDER, Co. - Gary Gregg, director of the McConnell Center, defended the Constitution at a Constitution Day debate at the University of Colora...
Gregg remembers McConnell Scholar alumni on Veteran's Day (Nov. 9, 2012) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The McConnell Center honors alumni and all military officers on Veteran's Day.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio to visit March 25 (Mar. 13, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to visit the McConnell Center March 25, 2013.
Change of venue for U.S. Senator Marco Rubio's March 25 talk (Mar. 13, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - All tickets have been distributed for the event.
Watch live - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio to speak today at 4 p.m. (Mar. 25, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Rubio's free, public talk on 'Creating Middle Class Opportunity in the 21st Century' is hosted through the McConnell Center.
Floyd earns Fulbright ETA to Malaysia (April 3, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Senior McConnell Scholar Meagan Floyd will spend 2013-2014 teaching English language and conversation to primary school studen...
Evan Shepherd receives Truman scholarship (April 19, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - University of Louisville junior Evan Shepherd has been named a 2013 Truman Scholar, a prominent award given to 62 U.S. colleg...
Scholars bring attention to cancer research, create Relay For Life team (April 12, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Ten Scholars raise more than $700 for the American Cancer Society.
Harvard IOP releases spring 2013 survey of millennials (May 2, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - McConnell Center partner shares latest insights from national sample, aged 18-29.
McConnell Scholar graduates prepare for new adventures (May 3, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The 10 University of Louisville graduates will pursue a variety of graduate degrees and research programs, as well as business o...
Whitlock invited to GEAR UP leadership academy focused on education advocacy (May 28, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Junior McConnell Scholar Benjamin Whitlock has been selected for a year-long national program focused on education advocacy.
Scholars complete 1,247 hours of community service (May 30, 2013) LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Danielle Robinette, a sophomore McConnell Scholar, earns distinction with the most McConnell Center service hours completed in ...