“IN-SCHRIFT 2,” an orchestral work that explores the boundaries of musical space, has earned German composer Wolfgang Rihm the 2015 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition.
How about this one? Kentucky has the highest rate of COPD in the United States.
The University of Louisville and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary will announce the 2015 winners of five Grawemeyer Awards Dec. 1-5.
Advanced Cancer Therapeutics (ACT), a privately held company dedicated to bringing new anti-cancer therapies to market, has been chosen by Informa and Kantar Health as one of the “2014 Top 10 Most Interesting Oncology Projects to Watch” for its compound, PFK-158.
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-driven and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research, has awarded a one-year, $50,000 grant to the University of Louisville (UofL). This grant is one of 40 infrastructure grants awarded as part of the foundation’s fall grant cycle, totaling more than $2.5 million and surpassing last year’s total awarded during this same period.
Handcrafted ceramics by University of Louisville student and faculty artists will be available for purchase just in time for holiday shopping.
Thirteen graduating seniors at the University of Louisville’s Hite Art Institute will show off their works as the final project of their student career.
Parents shopping for coveted holiday toys know well the pull that familiar characters in cartoons, movies or ads exert on purchasing. A recent study shows that even young children are highly susceptible to the allure of favorite characters when it comes to choosing products.
One year ago, Michael Stillman, MD, and his colleague, Monalisa Tailor, MD, both physicians with the UofL Department of Medicine, wrote a New England Journal of Medicine “Perspective” article about “Tommy Davis,” their pseudonym-named patient who delayed seeing a doctor because he lacked health insurance.
Cotton candy angels and toy soldiers will fill the stage during the University of Louisville Dance Theatre’s version of Tchaikovsky’s classic “Nutcracker” ballet.
The University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center announced Nov. 19 it will discontinue The Julep Ball. The gala has been held annually on the evening before the Kentucky Derby since 2009.
The University of Louisville School of Medicine will serve as the nation’s pilot site for training future physicians on the unique health care concerns and issues encountered by people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT), gender nonconforming or born with differences of sex development (DSD).
Getting a college education wasn’t on the radar for Lance West when he was growing up in a housing project. Then the federally funded Upward Bound program changed his life.
Behind-the-scenes caregivers received some front-and-center attention for their efforts at a UofL-sponsored luncheon to honor their work
The University of Louisville’s McConnell Center will partner with the Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution at James Madison’s Montpelier estate in Virginia to link Kentucky teachers with top constitutional scholars.
The University of Louisville Board of Trustees today approved the appointment of Leslie Chambers Strohm as vice president for strategy and general counsel. She begins her new position Feb. 2, 2015.
There’s a new beat emerging at the University of Louisville School of Music and it’s bringing with it an island feel.
Tim Wise, an anti-racist activist and writer, will speak at the University of Louisville on Monday, Nov. 17.
UofL's J. David Richardson, MD, professor and vice chair of surgery, Hiram C. Polk, Jr., MD, department of surgery, was elected president-elect of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) last month during the college’s Annual Business Meeting that was held during its 2014 Clinical Congress in San Francisco.
Viewers can lock eyes on a darker side of renowned artist Bob Lockhart’s creative vision at the final exhibition of a city-wide retrospective on his craft.