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Feb. 9 snow day in photos

Feb. 9 snow day in photos

by UofL Today — Feb 10, 2010 02:16 PM

UofL classes may have been canceled Feb. 9 and its offices closed, but not everyone had a snow day. Physical Plant was here to clear campus sidewalks, streets and parking lots.

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Living legend to bring unique talent to UofL Jazz Week 2010

Living legend to bring unique talent to UofL Jazz Week 2010

by John Chamberlain — Feb 19, 2010 10:23 AM

Many people may not recognize the name Toots Thielemans.

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McConnell-Chao archives films win Telly Awards

McConnell-Chao archives films win Telly Awards

by UofL Today — Feb 17, 2010 12:23 PM

Two films being shown daily at the University of Louisville's Sen. Mitch McConnell and Secretary Elaine L. Chao Archives and Civic Education Gallery have each won two 2010 Telly Awards.

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Rally for Higher Ed rescheduled for Feb. 23

Rally for Higher Ed rescheduled for Feb. 23

by UofL Today — Feb 16, 2010 01:56 PM

The Rally for Higher Education has been rescheduled for Feb. 23.

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Green Tip: Staying green when it's white out

Green Tip: Staying green when it's white out

by Justin Mog, assistant to the provost for sustainability — Feb 16, 2010 02:45 PM

Worried about slippery roads and scraping the windshield?

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Spring withdrawal deadline changed

Spring withdrawal deadline changed

by UofL Today — Feb 17, 2010 09:12 AM

The last day to withdrawal from classes is currently listed as Wednesday, Feb. 24.

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Weeklong program to promote healthy body image

Weeklong program to promote healthy body image

by UofL Today — Feb 17, 2010 10:23 AM

Beauty, healthy eating and good health are among the subjects that a weeklong Campus Health Services (CHS) program will explore Feb. 22-26.

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A&S inducts new Hall of Honor members

A&S inducts new Hall of Honor members

by UofL Today — Feb 17, 2010 04:07 PM

The University of Louisville's College of Arts and Sciences inducted four former faculty members into its Hall of Honor during a Feb. 25 ceremony.

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Federal stimulus money to allow KPPC to help more state industries save costs, energy

Federal stimulus money to allow KPPC to help more state industries save costs, energy

by UofL Today — Feb 17, 2010 05:18 PM

The University of Louisville-based Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center will be able to help more Kentucky industries and businesses slash their energy costs thanks to a $2.23 million infusion of federal stimulus money that will expand the center's services.

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UofL research building gets high marks for being green

UofL research building gets high marks for being green

by UofL Today — Feb 18, 2010 01:12 PM

The University of Louisville's Clinical and Translational Research Building has received a top rating from the U.S. Green Building Council, a non-profit agency based in Washington that promotes sustainability in building design, construction and operation.

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UofL Theatre's 'A Song for Coretta' crosses generations in civil rights struggle

UofL Theatre's 'A Song for Coretta' crosses generations in civil rights struggle

by John Chamberlain — Feb 19, 2010 11:08 AM

"A Song for Coretta," a play by Pearl Cleage that will be performed March 3-7 by the UofL Department of Theatre Arts African American Theatre Program, reveals sharp differences among those who gather to honor the passing of Coretta Scott King.

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Ramsey addresses legislators in Frankfort

Ramsey addresses legislators in Frankfort

by UofL Today — Feb 18, 2010 03:53 PM

University of Louisville President James Ramsey told Kentucky lawmakers Feb. 18 that UofL has made significant progress in research and graduation rates despite have received nine state budget cuts in nine years.

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Small sensors collect light, activity data for energy project

Small sensors collect light, activity data for energy project

by UofL Today — Feb 19, 2010 10:45 AM

When are lights on in rooms throughout Belknap Campus? When do people use each room?

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Campus Health identifies pertussis case on Belknap

by UofL Today — Feb 22, 2010 09:31 AM

Campus Health Services issued the following statement on Feb. 19.

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Making a greener future for Kentucky

Making a greener future for Kentucky

by UofL Today — Feb 22, 2010 09:36 AM

 

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Several in UofL community recognized as 'connectors' by Leadership Louisville

by Uofl Today — Feb 24, 2010 09:44 AM

Eight University of Louisville faculty and staff members were selected recently by community members as "connectors" – meaning they have the means and ability to bring people together to improve Louisville and southern Indiana.

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Veteran Symposium draws participants from around the country

Veteran Symposium draws participants from around the country

by UofL Today — Feb 23, 2010 04:48 PM

About 100 people from the around the country gathered at the Seelbach Hotel in downtown Louisville Monday and Tuesday to share ideas about how to better serve veteran students on college campuses.

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UofL students join in higher ed rally

UofL students join in higher ed rally

by UofL Today — Feb 24, 2010 02:53 PM

Dozens of students - including a contingent from UofL - turned out for the Rally for Higher Education Tuesday in Frankfort.

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Virus-infected email reported to Information Technology

by UofL Today — Feb 25, 2010 11:08 AM

Information Technology has received a number of reports regarding computer viruses sent by email to university account holders.

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Mainz deputy mayor's green Louisville tour brings him to UofL

Mainz deputy mayor's green Louisville tour brings him to UofL

by UofL Today — Feb 26, 2010 07:53 AM

Louisville and the Partnership for a Green City played host to Wolfgang Reichel, deputy mayor of Mainz, Germany, Feb. 24, to introduce him to the unique "green" initiatives in the city.

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Wear blue March 5 to support colon cancer awareness

by UofL Today — Feb 26, 2010 01:53 PM

The University of Louisville's Kentucky Cancer Program encourages the campus community to wear the color blue on Friday, March 5, as part of the second annual national campaign to promote colon cancer awareness.

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UofL earns national recognition for community service programs

UofL earns national recognition for community service programs

by UofL Today — Mar 01, 2010 02:47 PM

The University of Louisville has received kudos for its community service programs and was the only school in Kentucky to earn the "with distinction" designation as part of its membership on the 2009 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

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Lawmakers recognize James Graham Brown Cancer Center for national breast care accreditation

Lawmakers recognize James Graham Brown Cancer Center for national breast care accreditation

by UofL Today — Mar 01, 2010 11:53 AM

Kentucky lawmakers on Feb. 25 honored the University of Louisville's James Graham Brown Cancer Center as the first and only center in Kentucky to be granted a full three-year accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.

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UofL employee helps spot severe weather

UofL employee helps spot severe weather

by UofL Today — Mar 02, 2010 03:09 PM

When the sky is blue and cloudless, Pete Womack is a medical technologist in a Department of Pathology research lab.

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Five Speed School undergrads start tech company

Five Speed School undergrads start tech company

by Kevin Hyde, special to UofL Today — Mar 02, 2010 12:54 PM

For students at the University of Louisville's J.B. Speed School of Engineering, the required one-year co-op each must complete before they graduate not only offers invaluable engineering practice but also a heavy dose of business sense.

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UofL Green Scene: Climate change teach-in provides awareness, education, activism

UofL Green Scene: Climate change teach-in provides awareness, education, activism

by Katy Garrison, junior sociology major; Hilarie Rigdon, senior communication major; Barrett Wilson, senior jazz studies major — Mar 02, 2010 01:00 PM

(Editor's Note: Green Scene is a monthly column on sustainable activities at UofL written by the faculty, staff and students responsible for them.)

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African Women Writing Resistance talk postponed

by UofL Today — Mar 02, 2010 07:58 PM

The March 3 talk by Drucilla K. Barker on "African Women Writing Resistance" has been postponed to March 10.

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New university policy requires encryption of some computers

New university policy requires encryption of some computers

by UofL Today — Mar 03, 2010 12:48 PM

A new policy to protect sensitive information on University of Louisville computers and information storage devices took effect March 1.

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UofL community shares Freedom Hall memories

UofL community shares Freedom Hall memories

by UofL Today — Mar 04, 2010 11:01 PM

When the final horn sounds Saturday after the 2 p.m. UofL men's basketball game against Syracuse, it will mark the last time a University of Louisville basketball team plays a home game at Freedom Hall.

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Volunteers build garden site at Cultural Center

Volunteers build garden site at Cultural Center

by UofL Today — Mar 04, 2010 03:00 PM

Volunteers from across the University of Louisville community gathered at the Cultural Center Wednesday to break ground on the new Garden Commons - a hands-on effort to educate and involve students in going green.

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Green Tip: Spring is the perfect time to get into composting

Green Tip: Spring is the perfect time to get into composting

by Justin Mog, assistant to the provost for sustainability — Mar 05, 2010 11:49 AM

Did you know that UofL composts all of its yard wastes?

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Ramsey unveils new donor recognition display

Ramsey unveils new donor recognition display

by UofL Today — Mar 05, 2010 09:31 AM

UofL Society members gathered this week for the unveiling of a new donor recognition wall at the University Club.

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Provost gives Belknap master plan priorities to trustees

Provost gives Belknap master plan priorities to trustees

by UofL Today — Mar 05, 2010 10:13 AM

UofL plans to implement more than $300 million in construction and upgrades to its Belknap Campus over the next three to five years, according to an update of the master plan presented to the Board of Trustees March 4.

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UofL collects bears to make kids smile

UofL collects bears to make kids smile

by UofL Today — Mar 05, 2010 04:22 PM

President James Ramsey, Vice President for Information Technology Priscilla Hancock and representatives from Kosair Charities and the Metro Police Department talked to the media Friday about the University of Louisville's Bears on Patrol collection drive.

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Dental renovation helps small Kentucky businesses

Dental renovation helps small Kentucky businesses

by UofL Today — Mar 09, 2010 10:38 AM

The School of Dentistry renovation is helping to support Kentucky businesses, with $24 million going to 28 Kentucky subcontractors and suppliers.

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Speed Museum exhibit to feature iconic photographs

Speed Museum exhibit to feature iconic photographs

by UofL Today — Mar 08, 2010 03:17 PM

Winston Churchill, Audrey Hepburn, Albert Einstein, Mother Teresa - some of the most famous people in the world will be hanging around Belknap Campus for the next three months.

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Physical plant work to affect Warnock Street traffic during spring break

Physical plant work to affect Warnock Street traffic during spring break

by UofL Today — Mar 08, 2010 04:29 PM

Warnock Street between Floyd and Brook streets will be narrowed to one lane spring break week.

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20 Minutes with Carrie Bohnert, assistant director of the Standardized Patient Program

20 Minutes with Carrie Bohnert, assistant director of the Standardized Patient Program

by UofL Today — Mar 09, 2010 01:24 PM

Health care is about working with patients to treat their illnesses effectively, but there is only so much that doctors, nurses and other health care professionals can learn in a classroom environment.

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Campus convenience store has fresh produce, organic foods

Campus convenience store has fresh produce, organic foods

by UofL Today — Mar 11, 2010 10:12 AM

University of Louisville faculty, staff and students looking for fresh and organic foods to prepare themselves now have an option on Belknap Campus.

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20 Minutes with Kristen Frarey, Options coordinator

20 Minutes with Kristen Frarey, Options coordinator

by UofL Today — Mar 11, 2010 11:12 AM

Ghosthunting 101. Ballroom Dancing. Twitter Essentials. As diverse as they sound, they all have something in common.

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ISLP heads to Belize for spring break

ISLP heads to Belize for spring break

by UofL Today — Mar 12, 2010 01:35 PM

About 40 faculty, staff and students who are spending spring break in Belize as part of the International Service Learning program will document their experiences via a blog and Facebook page.

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Architect named for second ShelbyHurst building

Architect named for second ShelbyHurst building

by UofL Today — Mar 24, 2010 08:40 AM

The UofL Foundation has named KlingStubbins of Philadelphia, Pa., to design a large office building at the ShelbyHurst Office and Research Park at Shelby Campus.

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UofL forms partnership with Signature HealthCARE

UofL forms partnership with Signature HealthCARE

by UofL Today — Mar 17, 2010 02:57 PM

The prospect of a partnership with the University of Louisville was a major factor in the decision of a long-term care company to relocate its headquarters to Louisville.

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UofL researchers to tackle 'real-time' pandemic response

UofL researchers to tackle 'real-time' pandemic response

by UofL Today — Mar 16, 2010 11:06 AM

When a pandemic attack or natural disaster happens, some chaos seems inevitable.

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Students spend spring break serving community

Students spend spring break serving community

by UofL Today — Mar 16, 2010 02:58 PM

University of Louisville freshman Ethan Bennett picked up a shopping bag full of sweet potatoes and placed it in a cardboard box for one of the 300 or so people who picked up food from the Dare to Care Mobile Food Bank at Catholic Charities on March 16.

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UofL students win two business contests

UofL students win two business contests

by UofL Today — Mar 17, 2010 08:28 AM

University of Louisville College of Business students have taken top honors in two regional contests this month, one rewarding ideas to create innovative businesses and another recognizing ideas on how to improve the security of business computers.

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Art exhibit honors survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner abuse

Art exhibit honors survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner abuse

by UofL Today — Mar 17, 2010 08:27 AM

Every two minutes someone is sexually assaulted in the United States.

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Ekstrom Library to be closed March 20

Ekstrom Library to be closed March 20

by UofL Today — Mar 17, 2010 08:45 AM

The University of Louisville's Ekstrom Library will be closed Saturday, March 20, for maintenance to the electrical system.

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Kentucky Commission on Women honors former faculty member

Kentucky Commission on Women honors former faculty member

by UofL Today — Mar 30, 2010 03:10 PM

During her lifetime, Grace Marilynn James, a pediatrician and former faculty member at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, broke down barriers.

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UofL Pound for Pound Challenge participants to be featured on 'The Biggest Loser'

UofL Pound for Pound Challenge participants to be featured on 'The Biggest Loser'

by UofL Today — Mar 18, 2010 07:27 AM

More than 200 UofL faculty and staff have pledged to lose 3,668 pounds to help feed hungry people in the United States.

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Class learns how built environment affects safety

Class learns how built environment affects safety

by UofL Today — Mar 18, 2010 08:43 AM

Students taking a course this week at the University of Louisville-based National Crime Prevention Institute were able to test their new skills March 17 in a field exercise in the Smoketown-Shelby Park neighborhood.

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Department of Psychiatry addresses cultural issues in patient care

Department of Psychiatry addresses cultural issues in patient care

by Lauren Williams, HSC Office of Communications and Marketing — Mar 18, 2010 11:02 AM

The cultural differences between patients and their health care providers can play an important role in patient care.

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Green Tip: Idle threats

Green Tip: Idle threats

by Justin Mog, assistant to the provost for sustainability — Mar 18, 2010 12:51 PM

Stuck waiting for the train to pass or construction crews at Warnock?

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Symposium to celebrate 100 years of transformed medical education

Symposium to celebrate 100 years of transformed medical education

by UofL Today — Mar 22, 2010 09:18 AM

The University of Louisville and Jewish Hospital are joining together May 4 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the "Flexner Report," written by Louisville's native son Abraham Flexner.

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20 Minutes with Dale Billingsley on first-year initiatives

20 Minutes with Dale Billingsley on first-year initiatives

by UofL Today — Mar 23, 2010 08:29 AM

Dale Billingsley, vice provost for undergraduate affairs at the University of Louisville and a longtime faculty member in the English department, received one of 10 Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate awards given by the National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience at its annual conference in February.

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UofL serves as partner on Louisville's $7.9 million grant to improve city's health

UofL serves as partner on Louisville's $7.9 million grant to improve city's health

by UofL Today — Mar 22, 2010 03:55 PM

The University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences (SPHIS) will receive more than $800,000 over the next two years to help Louisville in its goals to prevent and reduce obesity.

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Faculty, staff, students invited to local food info fair

Faculty, staff, students invited to local food info fair

by UofL Today — Mar 23, 2010 10:20 AM

The University of Louisville wants to make it easier for faculty, staff and students to eat locally grown foods.

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Delphi Center honors students' favorite faculty

Delphi Center honors students' favorite faculty

by UofL Today — Mar 23, 2010 02:22 PM

Energetic, engaging, dedicated, passionate, inspiring.

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Candidates to appear in two public forums at UofL

Candidates to appear in two public forums at UofL

by UofL Today — Mar 31, 2010 08:38 AM

Candidates for Louisville Metro mayor and the U.S. Senate will share their views and answer questions in two public forums at the University of Louisville.

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Last structural beam in place for downtown arena

Last structural beam in place for downtown arena

by UofL Today — Mar 29, 2010 05:34 PM

Construction workers, city leaders, the Louisville Arena Authority and University of Louisville officials celebrated the addition of the final structural beam to the new downtown arena March 29.

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Mayoral candidates draw crowd; Senate candidates set for April 1

Mayoral candidates draw crowd; Senate candidates set for April 1

by UofL Today — Mar 31, 2010 09:57 AM

The next mayor of Louisville told University of Louisville faculty, staff and students that they will improve the area economy and do more to sustain the environment.

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Nucleus joins High Impact Portfolio

Nucleus joins High Impact Portfolio

by UofL Today — Mar 31, 2010 03:21 PM

Greater Louisville Inc., has selected Nucleus, Kentucky's Life Science and Innovation Center, to join a group of fast-growth companies in its High Impact Portfolio.

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Cancer survivor, daughter share music, hope with others

Cancer survivor, daughter share music, hope with others

by UofL Today — Mar 31, 2010 04:22 PM

Brooke Hicks and her daughter Robin regularly play music for patients at University Surgical Associates, located in the University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center.

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UofL Green Scene: Getting a food education

UofL Green Scene: Getting a food education

by Paige Battcher, special to UofL Today — Mar 31, 2010 04:29 PM

Paige Battcher graduated from UofL in 2008 with a bachelor's degree in finance and spent six months teaching English in Thailand through a Fulbright teaching assistantship.

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Officials 'top off' School of Dentistry addition

Officials 'top off' School of Dentistry addition

by UofL Today — Apr 01, 2010 04:20 PM

UofL and Messer Construction officials signed the highest beam before putting it into place at a topping-off ceremony April 1 at the School of Dentistry.

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Employees wed on campus

Employees wed on campus

by UofL Today — Apr 01, 2010 05:10 PM

University of Louisville employees Bridgett Young and Todd Thornberry tied the knot April 1 in the place they met as family, friends and co-workers looked on.

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Time changed for Hillary Clinton talk at UofL

Time changed for Hillary Clinton talk at UofL

by UofL Today — Apr 07, 2010 04:59 PM

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's April 9 talk at the University of Louisville will start later than originally planned.

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Senate candidates answer tough questions during UofL forum

by UofL Today — Apr 02, 2010 02:41 PM

University of Louisville faculty, staff and students got their first glance at the Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate, who answered tough questions during an on-campus evening debate on April 1.

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Opera Theatre's Puccini double bill is a family affair for UofL soprano

Opera Theatre's Puccini double bill is a family affair for UofL soprano

by UofL Today — Apr 05, 2010 03:33 PM

Soprano Juliana Moura's musical journey from Brazil to her May receipt of a master's degree in voice from the University of Louisville School of Music has been punctuated with high notes.

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Grawemeyer week to feature talks, music, film

Grawemeyer week to feature talks, music, film

by UofL Today — Apr 06, 2010 09:22 AM

Current and past Grawemeyer Award winners will be the focus of several University of Louisville events April 12-15.

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Kentucky Proud products for sale on Belknap Campus

Kentucky Proud products for sale on Belknap Campus

by UofL Today — Apr 06, 2010 04:10 PM

Textbooks, t-shirts, class supplies. These are the things people expect to fill the aisles of a college bookstore.

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Former president of India to speak on campus April 12

Former president of India to speak on campus April 12

by UofL Today — Apr 07, 2010 09:33 AM

The former president of India will deliver a lecture Monday, April 12, at the University of Louisville's Belknap Campus.

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UofL students receive positive reinforcement

UofL students receive positive reinforcement

by Rosalynne Duff — Apr 07, 2010 09:45 AM

Sometimes all it takes it a little appreciation for a student to stay in school.

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Showcase event to highlight community engagement at UofL

Showcase event to highlight community engagement at UofL

by UofL Today — Apr 07, 2010 01:19 PM

Undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Education and Human Development are helping homeless children be better prepared for school success.

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