Here’s what was posted to UofL Today on Aug. 19, 2014:
The J.B. Speed School of Engineering on Tuesday unveiled its new business center, a shared-service space where employees handle a wide range of human resources, financial, accounting and grant-related tasks.
Seventy-nine UofL students have been preparing for the past two weeks to take on the demanding life of a Resident Assistant.
More than half already have earned college credit and, taken together, they scored an average 25.3 on the ACT.
Devotion to history? Check. Advanced education? Check. Trucker’s license? Hmmm.
Richard Blanco, the fifth and most recent U.S. inaugural poet, will speak at the University of Louisville Sept. 22.
The University of Louisville’s J.B. Speed School of Engineering has hired a veteran professor from Auburn University to lead its Logistics and Distribution Institute.
The University of Louisville’s Early Learning Campus (ELC), part of its College of Education and Human Development, has earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
Nearly 100 students at UofL's Louis D. Brandeis School of Law took part in a community service project to help nonprofit organizations across Louisville.
Victoria Harpe will never run out of gas while she’s rushing around UofL’s campus, even though she’s sporting a new set of wheels.
A surgeon at University of Louisville Hospital, part of KentuckyOne Health, recently performed an extended endoscopic skull-based surgery of the brain, a unique surgery of its kind in Kentucky.
Going to the 2014 Kentucky State Fair? Make sure you take some time to visit the indoor exhibits.
More than a dozen University of Louisville School of Nursing master’s degree students will receive substantial assistance to pay for their education. The Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded the school a two-year $670,000 Advanced Nurse Education Traineeship Grant to help 15 current and new family nurse practitioner (FNP) and adult-gerontology nurse practitioner (AGNP) students pay for tuition, books, program fees and living expenses. The first cohort of trainees begins in August 2014.
Students in the University of Louisville’s Latin American and Latino Studies program are getting real-world experience working with the Latino community by tutoring and mentoring children and adults from local Latino families.
The University of Louisville’s McConnell Center will offer four, free public talks this fall in a series called “Debating America.”
The University of Louisville’s College of Arts and Sciences will launch public game-day educational programs featuring the academic expertise of its own “A&S All Stars.”
The University of Louisville Foundation has bought a bar.
Four vice presidents. Two doctors. Seven women and 13 men. Average work experience of 18 years and an average age of 42.
University of Louisville theater professor and administrator Nefertiti Burton will travel to France and Germany this fall through a Fulbright award to improve services for prospective study-abroad and international students.
As Kentucky Shakespeare experienced its most successful season yet, several University of Louisville students, faculty, staff and alumni were among the cast and crew celebrating.