Twenty-three Lebanese police officers are headed home with memories, certificates, gifts, photos and shopping finds - but their most important souvenirs of a month at UofL will be the skills of community policing.
UofL's Campus Health Services will offer the free 2009 H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine to students, faculty and staff on Monday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Miller Information Technology Center on the lower level (just outside of the McAlister's).
Teaching young people how to appreciate and engage in religious diversity is critical to achieving peace and security in the world, says the winner of the 2010 Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion.
Eighteen University of Louisville students retreated to Bagdad, Ky., the weekend before Thanksgiving to learn to communicate better across cultures – a skill that is essential in today’s world – and to kick off the new Global Leaders Program, which will explore the tools UofL's international students need to become tomorrow's global leaders.
Having a high IQ and good standardized test scores doesn't guarantee that you will make good decisions, says the winner of the 2010 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Education.
(Editor's Note: Green Scene is a monthly column on sustainable activities at UofL by the faculty, staff and students responsible for them.)
A scientist who broadened the understanding of how we experience pain – and ways we can control and relieve it – has won the 2010 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Psychology.
Improving relations between Iran and Israel is the key to achieving lasting peace in the Middle East, says the winner of the 2010 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.
“Spheres,” a six-movement work for orchestra by German composer York Hoeller, has earned the 2010 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition.
Nearly 100 lung cancer researchers from the University of Louisville and the University of Kentucky put distance and team loyalties aside Saturday, Nov. 21, to build collaborations aimed at developing better prevention, detection and treatment techniques for the disease that causes the most cancer deaths in Kentucky and in the United States.
Servers crash. Computer hardware and software fail. Electronic files disappear.
The late 1990s were pivotal for the University of Louisville and set the school on a new course.
University of Louisville President James Ramsey calls her "our rock star." But most folks across the globe now will know Monica Marks as "Rhodes Scholar."
The University of Louisville will have a dedication ceremony Nov. 23 to rename the Belknap Research Building after John Shumaker, UofL president from 1995 to 2002.
The Kentucky Cancer Program, Get Healthy Now and Colleges against Cancer will have booths set up Thursday as UofL begins its drive to become a smoke-free campus.
If the world's population were reduced to 100 people with the same demographic and socio-economic breakdowns that now exist, there would be 82 non-whites and 18 whites; 51 males and 49 females; 89 heterosexuals and 11 homosexuals.
In show business "break a leg" means good luck.
Students in the University of Louisville's ceramic arts program will offer their creations at the annual ceramics sale in December.
Charles Castner doesn't remember a time that he didn't have an interest in railroads.