The University of Louisville’s rocket team, River City Rocketry, soared to a third-place finish at the recent NASA Student Launch challenge at the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah.
Joanna Thompson, a senior from Erlanger, has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant award to Turkey. She becomes the fourth UofL scholar to earn the award this year.
Nature lovers can enjoy a Saturday in the country and contribute to a national scientific cause by joining in a June 21 butterfly-counting expedition in Oldham County.
The Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass is teaming with the University of Louisville’s James Graham Brown Cancer Center for an Opening Night VIP Preview from 6-9 p.m., Wednesday, July 30, the evening before the facility opens to the general public.
A year ago, a group of University of Louisville students and two leaders went to Greece for the university’s first LGBT-themed study abroad trip. While there, they met with a small, grassroots group that teaches about LGBT families and advocates on their behalf.
The Journal of Pan-African Studies has given UofL’s Pan-African studies department an anniversary present – a special issue commemorating its 40 years.
In the latest national recognition for the University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum, the Forum's taped "Great Conversations" programs begin airing on a new PBS channel next month that will give them a wider profile.
The fifth annual Joan Riehm Environmental Leadership Award was presented May 29, 2014, to Darleen Horton, a teacher at Cane Run Elementary School, for her tireless efforts to educate students and the Louisville community about the importance of protecting resources and creating a culture of sustainability in her school.
The University of Louisville Foundation has purchased the former Dulworth Office Furniture building at 204 E. Market St. in Louisville.
UofL Geriatrics is calling for nominations for the fourth annual Gold Standard Award for Optimal Aging.
Three faculty members with 45 years of service to UofL were among the 56 people President James Ramsey and Provost Shirley Willihnganz honored at the Faculty Service Awards ceremony May 19, 2014.
The races have been run and won. Now, the University of Louisville and Churchill Downs are partnering to recognize the winning jockeys at the legendary track.
Experts in the use of comprehensive geriatric assessment for hospitalized elders and immunizations in older adults, and the author of the 2012 Beers Criteria – a guide to medication use in elders – will be featured at the 14th Annual University of Louisville Geriatrics Healthcare Symposium. The conference will be held Friday, Sept. 19, at the Seelbach Hilton Hotel, 500 S. Fourth St. in Downtown Louisville.
Benefactors of a fund to support patients at the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville are sponsoring their second annual sand volleyball event to raise money for the fund.
Kathleen Kennedy-Townsend 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.
J. Chester Porter, a former chairman of the University of Louisville Board of Trustees, died Monday, May 19. Porter was 73.
The strums of classical guitar will take over the University of Louisville this weekend.
University of Louisville faculty and staff recently helped a group of budding authors share their stories with the world.
Golden beets. Raspberries. Cinnamon rolls. Those are just some of the goodies expected to be on sale at the first full-fledged farmers’ market on the University of Louisville’s Belknap Campus.