Bedding, books, microwaves, lamps, and clothing are among the items being donated as a part of the University of Louisville’s “Lighten Your Load” kickoff event April 24 at Miller Hall.
People who have survived cancer, along with their loved ones and caregivers, will again gather at UofL for celebration, inspiration and support at the annual Cancer Survivors Celebration. The event is set for 3 p.m., Thursday, April 30, at UofL’s Kosair Charities Clinical and Translational Research building, 505 S. Hancock St.
Thanks to a grant from the Folger Shakespeare Library, the Cincinnati Museum Center and the American Library Association, UofL, Frazier History Museum and Louisville Free Public Library will co-host a national traveling exhibit, First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare, at the Frazier History Museum, Nov. 10 – Dec. 10, 2016.
Convincing capricious half-ton racehorses to do your will can take a toll on the human body. The grooms, hotwalkers, exercise riders and other workers who tend to the needs of elite thoroughbred athletes also carry heavy buckets and bales, endure challenging weather conditions, and often travel with the horses to racing meets around the country, making consistent health care difficult.
UofL announced April 22 that a grant from the National Institutes of Health will combine with matching funds from the university to create a new $6.1 million initiative to commercialize discoveries made by UofL researchers.
More than 100 representatives from the Atlantic Coast Conference will take part in an April 26-28 UofL-hosted event to strengthen intercollegiate communication and explore best practices. As the ACC’s newest member, UofL is hosting the annual event for the first time.
Last year, the first year it was offered, the University of Louisville LGBT Center awarded 26 certificates in LGBT Health and Wellness Competency. This year, that number nearly quadrupled to 102 certificates awarded April 13 to students, faculty and staff members at the UofL Health Sciences Center campus. The year-long program educates health-care workers about treating individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.
UofL administrators have asked representatives of the student group Cards United Against Sweatshops (CUAS) to participate in the university’s ongoing review of its contract with JanSport and other companies that hold licenses to make UofL-logoed clothing.
John Sauk, DDS, MS, dean of the University of Louisville School of Dentistry since 2007 will step down from his position at the end of this calendar year.
Want to ride a bicycle around campus, but don’t have one? No problem. UofL’s bike share program is about to expand.
A national intramural sports group has recognized UofL's Student Recreation Center as first in its class.
The 2015 Louisville Symposium on Heart Disease in Women: Case Studies from the Heart of Louisville, will take place Saturday, May 16, 2015, and is an accredited CME event also open to the public.
Inscope, a University of Louisville College of Business graduate student team marketing a wireless laryngoscope, won second place in the Rice Business Plan Competition April 16-18 in Houston.
The University of Louisville has formally launched its first virtual campus tour website.
With $17,000 still needed to build the first completely student-funded Habitat for Humanity house in Louisville, two UofL juniors are heading west to find gold.
The International Honor Quilt (IHQ) database is now available to the public.
The University of Louisville is holding down costs and continuing to advance key initiatives despite lagging state funding, President James Ramsey told faculty, staff and students during an open budget forum Thursday.
A well-regarded teacher and researcher with more than 30 years experience at UofL has been selected to serve as acting dean of the J.B. Speed School of Engineering.
Outstanding University of Louisville students, campus organizations and employees received recognition April 14 for achievement on campus and in the community.