Twisted Pink, a charitable foundation dedicated to funding research to prevent and cure metastatic breast cancer, presented a check for $100,000 to the University of Louisville’s James Graham Brown Cancer Center on May 7.
UofL will cool down the hot summer temps May 29 with a free sing-a-long screening of the Disney film “Frozen.”
The Gray Street Farmers Market returns to downtown Louisville for its seventh season on May 14, offering fresh food, cooking demonstrations and tips for healthy living to those who live and work in Smoketown, Shelby Park, Liberty Green and the UofL Health Sciences Center area.
Spend a few minutes with each of the 2015 Grawemeyer Award winners, who were on campus in April to at accept their awards:
Six faculty members with 40 years of service to UofL were among the 45 people President James Ramsey and Provost Shirley Willihnganz honored at the Faculty Service Awards ceremony May 4, 2015.
UofL 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.
For the past seven years, UofL medical students have run in the Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon or Marathon in honor of patients with cancer and blood disorders in the university’s pediatric hematology/oncology division. This year’s runners presented their race medals to their young buddies in a special ceremony following the races on April 25 in the lobby of the Kosair Charities Clinical & Translational Research Building.
The University of Louisville has unveiled the names of 16 scholars who have earned some of the most prominent awards in academia. The group of students and recent alumni—who will travel to destinations around the globe—was introduced to the public and campus community at a news conference May 5.
The severity of climate change as a global issue and whether humans are causing climate shifts have been hotly debated issues among individuals and politicians. At the next Beer with a Scientist event, a UofL scientist will discuss the science behind the issue.
Allan Josephson, MD, chief of child and adolescent psychiatry and psychology in the UofL Department of Pediatrics, will be the 2015 recipient of the Oskar Pfister Award from the American Psychiatric Association.
Nearly 3,000 students are expected to graduate from the University of Louisville this semester and 1,800 will take part in commencement May 10 at the KFC Yum! Center.
The University of Louisville is in Dylan Brock’s DNA, and that’s not just a turn of phrase.
Can sports make the world a better place? UofL doctoral student Per Svensson thinks so.
University of Louisville students who are natives of Nepal are urging the community to donate to relief efforts as the country continues to recover from a powerful earthquake.
The University of Louisville has received a three-year, $300,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to create an Innovation Corps Site to strengthen the innovation ecosystem in the region and nationally through networking and training opportunities.
Prize-winning chemist Graham Cooks, known for his work to make chemical analysis a faster “CSI”-style process using portable field devices, will speak May 4-5 at the University of Louisville.
Two University of Louisville College of Business student teams won a total of $50,000 at Idea State U, a statewide business plan contest designed to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship.
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 16th 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.