A group of students from UofL and Western Kentucky University are in New Orleans together for spring break completing service projects. While there, they will update this blog highlighting their activities and experiences.
Did you ever wonder how you wound up with the driver’s license number that you have? A mathematics professor’s curiosity led to cracking the code for some states, and he’ll share that lesson in a March 21 talk at UofL.
UofL’s Center for Arts and Culture Partnerships will have a daylong symposium on public art March 22 at the University Club on Belknap Campus.
The UofL Board of Trustees has approved moving ahead with a proposed voluntary separation incentive program for qualified employees.
Carolyn M. Callahan, a former corporate accountant who has taught and worked as an administrator at several universities and has helped revise national accounting standards, is the new dean of the University of Louisville’s College of Business.
The UofL trustees voted Thursday to extend the appointments of School of Dentistry Dean John Sauk and Kent School of Social Work Dean Terry Singer.
Pediatric endocrinologist Kupper Wintergerst, UofL associate professor of pediatrics, has been named director of the new Wendy L. Novak Diabetes Care Center at Kosair Children’s Hospital.
UofL organizers hope an International Women’s Day event will draw attention to campus diversity and help people overcome social stigmas against other cultures through talks, performance and a workshop.
Sports writer Billy Reed is teaching a new class at the University of Louisville titled “Kentucky Derby and the Media.”
A free, public conference March 23 will focus on helping young people, their parents and others learn about such issues as safe social-media use, anger management, financial education, confidence and self-respect.
The Nature Conservancy lead scientist and CBS News contributor M. Sanjayan will speak March 26 at the University of Louisville about “Saving Earth in the Age of Man: Conservation in a Human-dominated World.”
A new four-part dinner plate, with a side of dairy, has replaced the 19-year-old food pyramid as the mainstay of U.S. Dietary Guidelines.
University of Louisville researchers have launched a national economic indicator called the Logistics and Distribution Index to help businesses monitor their market’s health and guide them in investment decisions.
Marco Rubio, a Republican U.S. senator from Florida, will speak to students and community members March 25 at the University of Louisville. His topic is “Creating Middle Class Opportunity in the 21st Century.”
The Ali Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of Louisville will have a community workshop Wednesday, March 20, to generate plans to help Louisville become the nation’s most compassionate city.
Two exhibits in the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections galleries focus on different views of bygone Kentucky.
The University of Louisville and Kosair Charities have partnered for decades to help meet the health care needs of children throughout Kentucky.
Curious about the mission of Curiosity—the largest rover to roam Mars?
Land-use policy expert Alejandro Camacho will discuss community benefits agreements — legally binding contracts that bring together community members, developers and city officials before a major development begins — March 4 at UofL.
Sculptural works by Louisville native Matthew Ronay will be exhibited at the UofL Hite Art Institute’s Schneider Hall galleries March 7–31.