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by UofL Today — Jul 02, 2010 07:55 AM
The University of Louisville is playing host to university faculty and scholars from 18 countries who are attending a U.S. Department of State-sponsored institute on contemporary American literature.
by UofL Today — Jul 02, 2010 04:09 PM
Four University of Louisville friends have found their perfect summer job. It allows travel, hanging out on the beach and a chance to meet people from around the world.
by Uofl Today — Jul 08, 2010 02:30 PM
When Cheri Hildreth began work as UofL’s first environmental coordinator in 1984, she had no phone and her desk was in a hallway. Today, she heads its Department of Environmental Health and Safety, overseeing a $1.7 million budget and supervising a staff of 22.
by UofL Today — Jul 09, 2010 02:03 PM
A quick fix for the BP oil spill isn’t likely, but scientists may be able to team up with nature to move the cleanup along, says a University of Louisville biologist.
by UofL Today — Jul 09, 2010 04:22 PM
The University of Louisville Board of Trustees met July 8-9 at Fort Knox for a two-day retreat that included a review of university goals and President James Ramsey's performance.
by UofL Today — Jul 13, 2010 06:32 AM
Susan Lewellyn, an incoming freshman from Carrollton, had one goal when she decided to attend the Friend of Louniversity summer camp last week.
by UofL Today — Jul 13, 2010 09:53 AM
The Staff Senate endorsed a new parental leave policy and elected new committee chairs at its regular meeting July 12.
by UofL Today — Jul 13, 2010 10:14 AM
University of Louisville's Board of Trustee members recently learned how the university is working hard to serve student veterans.
by UofL Today — Jul 13, 2010 05:30 PM
The University of Louisville will use a $2 million gift from E.On to continue research in energy efficiency and conservation.
by Tom Byers, professor and director of The Commonwealth Center for Humanities and Society — Jul 14, 2010 07:08 AM
In the spring of this year, I was honored to be a Chair Dupront Visiting Professor at the University of Paris IV: the Sorbonne.
by UofL Today — Jul 14, 2010 02:11 PM
Construction is expected to start in August on a $52 million, mixed-use student living complex at the northwest corner of the University of Louisville’s Belknap Campus.
by UofL Today — Jul 14, 2010 03:25 PM
The renovation and reopening of Eastern Parkway has paved the way for a new problem: speeders.
by UofL Today — Jul 16, 2010 08:43 AM
The University of Louisville today announced that two more graduates have won prestigious Fulbright awards, bringing the total number of 2010 student winners to 14.
by UofL Today — Jul 19, 2010 11:44 AM
Ten outstanding students will join the University of Louisville this fall as part of the Brown Fellows Program.
by UofL Today — Jul 16, 2010 03:52 PM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey has gained a new title – 2010 Louisvillian of the Year.
by UofL Today — Jul 19, 2010 03:24 PM
Voting is open for the final film for the University of Louisville Cards under the Stars family movie night Friday, Aug. 13.
by UofL Today — Jul 22, 2010 01:01 PM
The Unviersity of Louisville's James Graham Brown Cancer Center has received the Commission on Cancer's (CoC) highest level of accreditation.
by UofL Today — Jul 22, 2010 03:08 PM
The University of Louisville School of Dentistry will offer free dental screenings for five- and six-year-old children beginning July 23 and continuing through at least Oct. 1.
by UofL Today — Jul 26, 2010 09:59 AM
University of Louisville researchers and their colleagues have found that the death rates from all causes and cancer in general among workers at a Kentucky gaseous diffusion plant are significantly lower than those among the overall U.S. population for the same time period.
by UofL Today — Jul 28, 2010 09:32 AM
The University of Louisville will take to the water for its final "Cards under the Stars" family movie night of this summer.
by UofL Today — Jul 27, 2010 03:58 PM
Several University of Louisville engineering graduate students and alumni are gaining valuable work experience on a high-profile project: assessing the ideas streaming in for containing the source of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and for cleaning it up.
by UofL Today — Jul 28, 2010 09:38 AM
The University of Louisville's recently renovated Duthie Center for Engineering has received a highly rated national certification for its energy-conscious design.
by UofL Today Staff — Aug 30, 2010 08:33 AM
by UofL Today — Jul 29, 2010 04:21 PM
The University of Louisville Foundation broke ground July 29 on the first office building at ShelbyHurst Research and Office Park, a 200-acre professional office and research campus being developed around UofL's Shelby Campus.
by UofL Today — Aug 03, 2010 10:53 AM
"It is difficult to believe the destructive power of water and how much damage can happen in a very short time."
by Keith Lyle, assistant professor, psychology — Aug 03, 2010 09:13 AM
(Editor's Note: Green Scene is a monthly column on sustainable activities written by the faculty, staff or students responsible for them.)
by UofL Today — Aug 03, 2010 09:20 AM
The University of Louisville's Department of Theater Arts is inviting the public to audition for its fall plays, "How I Learned to Drive" and "Measure for Measure."
by UofL Today — Aug 04, 2010 02:43 PM
People who are at a high risk of mercury contamination from fish may benefit from work being done at the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences.
by UofL Today — Aug 05, 2010 02:17 PM
A $3.15 million grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to the University of Louisville will support the university's James Graham Brown Cancer Center and cancer research taking place in Owensboro, Ky.
by UofL Today — Aug 05, 2010 02:34 PM
If you have old eyeglasses, reading glasses or even inexpensive sunglasses taking up space in the back of a drawer, Carolyn Graves wants them.
by UofL Today — Aug 05, 2010 04:14 PM
Gov. Steve Beshear recently appointed Aaron Price, a third-year Brandeis School of Law student, as the student representative to Kentucky's Council on Postsecondary Education.
by UofL Today — Aug 06, 2010 11:09 AM
A $1 million gift to the University of Louisville's College of Education and Human Development will be used to improve the quality of education and attract topnotch teachers to some of Louisville's poorest neighborhoods.
by UofL Today — Aug 09, 2010 02:01 PM
When University of Louisville students return later this month, they will notice a marked improvement in the Campus Health Services facility that serves Belknap Campus.
by UofL Today — Aug 11, 2010 04:08 PM
This week's Cards Under the Stars movie has been postponed because of the extreme temperature predicted for Friday, Aug. 13.
by UofL Centers for Primary Care physicians — Aug 12, 2010 08:19 AM
(Editor's Note: Health Today is a regular column from health care professionals at UofL that features information ranging from health issues to UofL faculty/staff benefits.)
by UofL Today — Aug 12, 2010 03:46 PM
University of Louisville students will be able to save money this semester through an expanded textbook rental program offered by the UofL bookstore.
by UofL Today — Aug 16, 2010 11:54 AM
The University of Louisville has been named a Military Friendly School for 2011 by G.I. Jobs, a monthly magazine designed to help veterans make the transition from military service to the civilian workforce.
by UofL Today — Aug 16, 2010 04:18 PM
Mickey Wilhelm, dean of the J.B. Speed School of Engineering for six years, has announced that he will step down from that post effective June 30, 2011.
by UofL Today — Aug 16, 2010 04:23 PM
What do OK Go and Louisville area businesses have in common?
by UofL Today — Aug 17, 2010 09:41 AM
Peace studies, global justice, ecology and even a televised antiques show - a University of Louisville luncheon lecture series this fall will serve up a platter of diverse topics from professors discussing their interests and research.
by UofL Today — Aug 18, 2010 11:12 AM
University of Louisville Theatre season ticket buyers could see free shows at Actors Theatre of Louisville, Broadway Across America, YPAS or Bellarmine University Theatre.
by UofL Today — Aug 18, 2010 03:54 PM
The University Parking Office is offering a new Purple Plus parking permit that allows the holder to park in the Papa John's Cardinal Stadium parking lot and in three others:
by UofL Today — Aug 18, 2010 05:12 PM
Deborah Oldham could only shake her head.
by UofL Today — Aug 31, 2010 09:41 AM
The University of Louisville's efforts to be more environmentally sustainable have propelled it to 61st place on a Sierra Club list of the Top 100 "Cool Schools" in America from its ranking of 92nd place in 2009.*
by UofL Today — Aug 23, 2010 10:04 AM
Be open. Be passionate. Be yourself.
by UofL Today — Aug 23, 2010 01:05 PM
University of Louisville students are opening the new academic year with more campus dining options.
by UofL Today — Aug 23, 2010 03:48 PM
Glucose-level sensors. Pacemakers. Chemotherapy ports. Catheters.
by UofL Today — Aug 23, 2010 04:05 PM
Due to a problem resulting in registration down time on Monday, initial registration for undergraduate students has been extended through Tuesday, Aug. 24.
by UofL Today — Aug 24, 2010 12:32 PM
The University of Louisville has earned a $373,000 cash incentive from Louisville Gas and Electric Co. for reducing its electricity consumption.
by UofL Today — Aug 24, 2010 11:59 AM
Learning opportunities at the University of Louisville don't stop with college-credit courses.
by UofL Today — Aug 24, 2010 03:07 PM
They play many instruments and styles of music, but faculty at the University of Louisville School of Music have one thing in common - a passport.
by UofL Today — Aug 25, 2010 02:38 PM
(Editor's Note: Faculty, staff and students have a voice with University of Louisville administration through the Faculty and Staff senates and the Student Government Association. UofL Today is profiling the leaders of those organizations.)
by UofL Today — Aug 26, 2010 09:48 AM
Several poets will read their work and teach during the University of Louisville's fall Axton Reading Series, which also features a September discussion about publishing.
by UofL Today — Aug 26, 2010 11:23 AM
University of Louisville spinal cord researchers will receive indirect funding from the U.S. Department of Defense to support work to find treatments for military men and women with spinal cord injuries.
by UofL Today — Aug 26, 2010 04:18 PM
(Editor's Note: Students, faculty and staff have a voice with University of Louisville administration through the Student Government Association and the Faculty and Staff senates. UofL Today is profiling the leaders of those organizations.)
by UofL Today — Aug 27, 2010 08:37 AM
Incoming medical, dental and dental hygiene students recently donned their white coats and took their respective oaths to serve others.
by UofL Today — Aug 27, 2010 08:59 AM
The University of Louisville Theatre Arts Department is offering a theater workshop that teaches participants to use their bodies — instead of language — to communicate and evoke emotion.
by UofL Today — Aug 27, 2010 01:24 PM
(Editor's Note: Staff, faculty and students have a voice with University of Louisville administration through the Staff and Faculty senates and the Student Government Association. UofL Today is profiling the leaders of those organizations.)
by UofL Today — Aug 30, 2010 09:38 AM
It towered over the current Belknap Campus for more than 100 years.
by Richard Goldstein, MD, vonRoenn Family Chair in Surgical Endocrinology — Aug 30, 2010 11:40 AM
(Editor's Note: Health Today is a regular column from health care professionals at UofL that features information ranging from health issues to UofL faculty/staff benefits.)
by UofL Today — Aug 30, 2010 11:54 AM
Joseph McMillan, professor emeritus at the College of Education and Human Development and founder of the National Black Family Conference, died Sunday at his home in Louisville.
by UofL Today — Aug 31, 2010 09:03 AM
UofL will test the two public address outdoor warning sirens on Belknap Campus Thursday, Sept. 2, at 10 a.m.
by UofL Today — Aug 31, 2010 10:31 AM
Four neurosurgeons have joined the University of Louisville Department of Neurological Surgery.
by Terry Edwards, associate professor, justice administration, Southern Police Institute — Sep 01, 2010 09:44 AM
(Editor's Note: Green Scene is a monthly column on sustainable activities written by the faculty, staff or students responsible for them. Edwards teaches a course titled "Environmental Crime," has published on the topic and has served on environmental crime committees.)
by UofL Today — Oct 06, 2010 09:41 AM
Elections will be the talk of the community, so it's only natural that the Yearlings Club-University of Louisville discussion series this fall will focus mainly on candidates and the future.
by UofL Today — Sep 02, 2010 01:25 PM
About 12.3 million adults and children are victims of human trafficking worldwide, and college students are among those who are at high risk for becoming victims.
by UofL Today — Sep 02, 2010 01:29 PM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey joined other Kentucky college and university presidents Sept. 1 to pledge to be full partners with the commonwealth in making sure that high school graduates are ready to enter college or career.
by UofL Today — Sep 02, 2010 04:10 PM
"Anybody want ice cream?" Jane Ramsey asked as students filled the courtyard at "the complex."
by UofL Today — Sep 08, 2010 04:59 PM
The University of Louisville will honor the late Woodford R. and Harriett B. Porter for their support of education, UofL and the community by naming a Belknap Campus building after them.
by UofL Today — Sep 03, 2010 12:24 PM
The University of Louisville Police Department is investigating a report of an assault that took place in Stansbury Park Thursday, Sept. 2.
by Kevin Hyde, special to UofL Today — Sep 07, 2010 10:37 AM
Kelly Welding breathed in South Korean air for the first time in more than 20 years on July 28 when her plane touched down in Seoul — her birth city.
by UofL Today — Sep 07, 2010 02:45 PM
Sunita Gurung bent over her knitting needles, concentrating intently on getting the stitch just right.
by UofL Today — Sep 08, 2010 02:40 PM
Funding from the National Institutes of Health will help the University of Louisville develop, implement and evaluate an interdisciplinary oncology palliative care education program.
by UofL Today — Sep 09, 2010 03:06 PM
The Weisskopf Child Evaluation Center commemorated Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day Sept. 9 with information tables at the Health Sciences Center.
by UofL Today — Sep 13, 2010 08:33 AM
Amanda Jo Lott believes that education is a tool to help people serve others.
by UofL Today — Sep 13, 2010 02:15 PM
Up to 14 STEM faculty at the University of Louisville can receive $500 for implementing best practices in their courses.
by Gerard Rabalais, MD, MHA, president and chairman of the board, University of Louisville Physicians; chairman, UofL Department of Pediatrics — Sep 14, 2010 01:59 PM
A mother expecting her first baby has an ultrasound test that detects a hole in her unborn baby's heart.
Committees formed to search for head of research and innovation, explore traits for health affairs post
by UofL Today — Sep 15, 2010 01:48 PM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey has appointed a committee to lead the search for a new executive vice president for research and innovation.
by UofL Today — Sep 15, 2010 02:19 PM
Sometimes one block party just isn't enough.
by John P. Ferré, UofL professor of communication and associate dean of arts and sciences. (Reprinted with permission of Presbyterian News Service) — Sep 16, 2010 10:09 AM
"Why did they ask you?" That was the question I heard whenever I told colleagues and friends that I would be away from the office for 12 days in order to serve on the Ecumenical Jury at this year's Montreal World Film Festival.
by UofL Today — Sep 16, 2010 11:33 AM
The University of Louisville has developed a plan to cut its greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050.
by UofL Today — Sep 22, 2010 12:03 PM
New York Times financial columnist and editor Gretchen Morgenson will speak Oct. 5 at the University of Louisville on "After the Deluge: How Washington, Wall Street and Main Street Are Faring Post-Meltdown."
by UofL Today — Sep 16, 2010 03:57 PM
Resources for Academic Achievement (REACH) celebrated its 10th anniversary on Sept. 16 with a picnic to thank the campus community for helping contribute to the office's success.
by UofL Today — Sep 17, 2010 03:16 PM
The University of Louisville was recognized Sept. 16 for its efforts to involve employees in the community and to support the community in other ways.
by UofL Today — Sep 20, 2010 11:07 AM
New York multimedia artist Brian Nissen will talk about the intertwining of storytelling and artwork over time during the University of Louisville's annual Latin American and Latino Studies Heritage Lecture Oct. 6.
by UofL Today — Sep 20, 2010 12:51 PM
It's dirty, noisy, off-road, Saturday-night racing fun - but there's also a lot of science and hard work at play when University of Louisville students offer their third annual Midnight Mayhem competition for mini-racers Sept. 25.
by UofL Today — Sep 21, 2010 06:25 PM
The College of Education and Human Development now is housed in the Woodford R. and Harriett B. Porter Building - so named Sept. 21 for a well-known and highly respected Louisville couple.
by UofL Today — Sep 21, 2010 06:41 PM
Sometimes you have to look for inspiration to make it through tough times.
by UofL Today — Sep 23, 2010 11:05 AM
Call it adaptive reuse of materials.
by UofL Today — Sep 22, 2010 01:09 PM
The University of Louisville has shown more progress in its graduation rate, degrees awarded and ACT scores of incoming freshmen than any other public university in Kentucky, according to a report compiled by the Legislative Research Commission for the Council on Postsecondary Education.
by UofL Today — Sep 28, 2010 03:02 PM
From musicians and writers to librarians and educators, many professions benefit from the critical thinking skills that can be honed through study of the arts.
by UofL Today — Sep 23, 2010 11:39 AM
An authority on domestic violence and sexual abuse will deliver the keynote address for "Take Back the Night," an annual University of Louisville event that raises awareness about violence against women.
by UofL Today — Sep 24, 2010 09:45 AM
Donate new or used shoes, and people in other countries who don't have access to clean drinking water will get it.
by UofL Today — Oct 15, 2010 02:22 PM
The face of Belknap Campus is changing for the better.
by Laurel Harper, communications and marketing, special to UofL Today — Sep 28, 2010 11:00 AM
Want to know how many white squirrels really live on UofL's Belknap Campus?
by Scott Cambron, Midnight Mayhem race coordinator — Sep 28, 2010 02:30 PM
The University of Louisville's number 88 car outlasted the competition Sept. 25 in the third annual Midnight Mayhem mini-Baja endurance race.
by UofL Today — Oct 07, 2010 06:14 PM
Researchers at the Cardiovascular Innovation Institute have received a $2,027,059 grant from the National Institutes of Health to further develop an implantable pump that could dramatically improve the lives of patients with single ventricle heart disease.
by UofL Today — Sep 29, 2010 11:55 AM
The free Saturday Academy community enrichment program resumes October through May with a lineup that begins by examining marches on Washington, midterm elections, teens and substance abuse, barriers to college student success and climate change as a social justice issue.
by UofL Today — Oct 01, 2010 11:14 AM
It's called "presidential outreach," but the University of Louisville's annual autumn trek into Kentucky to visit high schools might be called the "The Ramsey, Researchers and Recruiters Road Show."
by UofL Today — Sep 30, 2010 12:49 PM
University of Louisville fine arts students in Scott Massey's sculpture class recently designed, built and installed a sukkah at the Jewish Community Center on Dutchmans Lane.