The partners of Research!Louisville (R!L) recently recognized the winners of a three-day research competition during closing ceremonies on Friday, Sept. 19 at the Kosair Charities Clinical and Translational Research Building. The partners of R!L are the University of Louisville, Norton Healthcare, and Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Foundation and University of Louisville Hospital, both part of Kentucky One Health. R!L showcases health/life sciences research conducted by graduate students, medical/dental students, public health and nursing graduate students, NCI-R25 students, James Graham Brown Cancer Center high school summer interns, postgraduates, research staff and faculty members at the University of Louisville.
Impacting patient lives, improving health outcomes, elevating the profession of nursing and inspiring others to consider nursing as a professional career are a few of the distinguishing characteristics of the six University of Louisville School of Nursing’s Florence Nightingale Award winners.
Student actors from the University of Louisville will take their talents abroad next summer as part of the English-language world premiere for a new Italian play.
UofL’s Student Activities Board presents Def Jam Recording artist Jeremih in concert Oct. 10.
It’s back. After a 15-year hiatus, a parade will once again be part of the University of Louisville Alumni Association’s homecoming celebration.
Argentine author Ana Maria Shua will talk about the recent cultural renaissance in her homeland during a free, public lecture Oct. 14 at the University of Louisville.
UofL has hired Harlan Sands, JD, as senior vice president for finance and administration and chief operating officer, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
A University of Louisville luncheon discussion Oct. 16 will focus on the importance of diversity in education and community, including solutions to racial divide. Reservations are due Oct. 8.
Alice Houston will talk about leadership Nov. 13 at the Women’s Empowerment Luncheon for the University of Louisville Women’s Center.
University of Louisville President James Ramsey has won a national award for his dedication to improving health and corporate performance.
A group of journalists and bloggers from technology and development publications across the country toured the University of Louisville Foundation’s J.D. Nichols Campus for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Sept. 29 and learned about some of the emerging companies housed there.
A University of Louisville program to help Jefferson County Public Schools students cope with emotional and social pressures opened Sept. 30 at The Academy @ Shawnee.
A new system is making life easier for faculty, staff and students who need to reserve meeting spaces throughout UofL’s HSC and Belknap campuses.
A novelist and a scientist will combine their expertise for “Storytelling, Cancer and Compassion: A Duet Talk and Conversation” at the University of Louisville Oct. 9.
The societal phenomenon known as the Baby Boom has impacted every aspect of life since it first burst on the scene following World War II. As these people reach what had been called their senior years, their effect on aging and expectations of older citizens is no less dramatic.
Caregivers for relatives or others often work behind the scenes and neglect their own well-being while shouldering stressful responsibilities. A University of Louisville event during National Family Caregivers Month is intended to thank them.
More than 1,100 University of Louisville students, faculty, staff and friends turned out during the third week of September to register as bone marrow donors, and both participants and non-participants in the drive can continue to support the effort.
Laine Lopez, a program coordinator for the University of Louisville’s Cultural Center, was named this year’s LGBT Center Ally Award winner at the Pride Keynote address September 22.
The numbers tell the story: 25, 45, 56, 188.