UofL has selected Southern Illinois University administrator Kimberly Kempf-Leonard as dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Kempf-Leonard’s appointment was approved April 25 by the UofL Board of Trustees Personnel Committee; she will start Aug. 1 pending approval by the full board in May.
The University of Louisville’s Office of Community Engagement is awarding $20,000 in grants for five projects to improve quality of life in West Louisville.
The University of Louisville is once again partnering with the Lincoln Heritage Council Boy Scouts of America and other local youth organizations for a one-day event to help young students learn skills that prepare them for college and the real world.
Outstanding University of Louisville students, campus organizations and one employee received recognition Thursday, April 17, for achievement on campus and in the community.
The ultimate book club meeting will occur when readers and writers convene for the 8th Annual Kentucky Women’s Book Festival at the University of Louisville.
UofL faculty and staff who want to hone their leadership skills have an opportunity to do so at the Pathways Women’s Leadership Conference May 16, 8 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., in the Founders Union Building on Shelby Campus.
It looks a bit odd, but it just might revolutionize the way we clean polluted water.
The youth vote director for the Obama for America campaign will be among the speakers at an upcoming University of Louisville conference, offering words of wisdom and encouragement to the next generation of women leaders: college students.
Spend three minutes with each of the 2014 Grawemeyer Award winners, who were on campus last week at accept their awards:
Cardiovascular disease, including heart disease, hypertension and stroke, is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States. Long thought to be a disease primarily affecting men, cardiovascular disease actually kills more women than men on an annual basis.
Some of America’s most popular reality stars will join bright talents from the world of music, television and film at the 2014 Julep Ball.
University of Louisville medical student runners marked the end of the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon and the university’s sixth Medals4Mettle season by presenting their hard-earned medals to pediatric patient “running buddies.”
While the prospect of Iran or North Korea becoming a nuclear nation causes frightening headlines, the only countries that have built successful nuclear programs are those that have allowed scientists to do their jobs without political pressure, according to the winner of the 2014 Grawemeyer Award in world order.
In 2011, composer Djuro Zivkovic spent four months in a house in the Swedish countryside, writing a commissioned piece in an atmosphere of complete silence.
Diane Ravitch, the 2014 Grawemeyer Award winner in education, drew laughter, applause and even a few tears as she explained how she reversed course from being a champion of results-based public education reform to one of its most vocal critics.
A concrete waterfall that adds oxygen to polluted Beargrass Creek. A pilot water treatment plant that uses no fossil fuels or chemicals. A rain garden that drains storm water away from sewers.
Emotions are key to the decision-making process and critical to a well-balanced life, according to Antonio Damasio, the 2014 winner of the Grawemeyer Award in psychology.
A cut in state funding won’t keep UofL from advancing over the next biennium, President James Ramsey said at a campus-wide budget forum April 17.
The University of Louisville has made the 2014 edition of The Princeton Review’s Guide to 332 Green Colleges, a free guide released today for college-bound students.
Teams of students from UofL’s J.B. Speed School of Engineering have designed and built scale, solar-powered aircraft and are ready to take to the skies in the 2014 Mickey R. Wilhelm Solar Flight Competition.