A&S In the News

Kaepernick is the Ali of his generation. You'll love him when he's dead.

Courier Journal, September 5, 2018
Op-ed by Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Food Security Activist to Discuss 'Big Hunger'

Kentucky Monthly, September 4, 2018
Featuring Andrew Fisher

Luncheon lectures spotlight A&S faculty research

UofL News, August 31, 2018

UofL student captures study abroad trip with award-winning video

UofL News, August 30, 2018

How can the country that elected Obama, mourns McCain also love Trump?

Courier Journal, August 29, 2018
Op-ed by Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

'Meeba Khalili: TYPO/TOPO'

Leo Weekly, August 28, 2018
Featuring Prof. Meena Khalili

Boehm, Hoy appointed to provost, general counsel positions

UofL News, August 28, 2018

Theatre Arts announces 2018-19 season plays

UofL News, August 17, 2018

Ribbon-cutting ceremony heralds opening of new academic building

UofL News, August 14, 2018
Featuring Dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Online Campaign Launched To Nominate First Black Woman Kentucky Poet Laureate

WFPL, August 11, 2018
Mentions Prof.Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Etscorn scholars take 'how I spent my summer vacation' to new level

UofL News, August 9, 2018
Featuring students Margaret O'Bryan and Elizabeth Peña

Mayor Fischer: Castleman, Prentice statues to be moved from public locations

WHAS 11, August 8, 2018
Featuring Prof. Dewey Clayton (Political Science)

Trump's tweet isn't about sports. It's about black folks knowing their place.

Courier Journal, August 8, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

UofL alum taps into A&S scholarship to earn graduate degree in Scotland

UofL News, August 7, 2018
Featuring alum William Nathan Dever.

Report crimes to police, not social media

Wave3, August 7, 2018
Featuring Prof. Michael Losavio (Criminal Justice)

Library's latest Short Course series will focus on 'Understanding Terrorism and Hate'

Insider Louisville, August 6, 2018
Featuring retired Prof. John Busch (Sociology)

What do fossils tell us about Louisville?

Louisville Magazine, August 3, 2018
Featuring Prof. Jafar Hadizadeh (Geography and Geosciences)

Beshear to co-host training for nearly 20 states focused on un-submitted sexual assault kits

Berea Online, August 3, 2018
Featuring Prof. Brad Campbell (Criminal Justice) and Prof. Deborah Keeling (Criminal Justice) 

A full list of this season's performing arts in Louisville

LEO Weekly, August 1, 2018

'It Do Take Nerve'

The Voice Tribune, August 1, 2018
Featuring Prof. Kaila Story (Women and Gender Studies)

UofL grads are McConnell Scholars, Fulbright winners and best friends

UofL News, July 27, 2018
Featuring A&S students Robert Gassman, Kyle Hilbrecht, and Christian Bush.

Kentucky Arts Council Honors Artists with Al Smith Fellowships, Emerging Artist Awards

Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet - Kentucky Arts Council, July 25, 2018
Featuring Prof. Kiki Petrosino (English) and Prof. Emerita Annette Allen (Comparative Humanities)

Evidence detected of lake beneath the surface of Mars

CNN, July 25, 2018
Featuring Prof. Timothy Dowling (Physics and Astronomy)

It's a controversial admission for some, but there are black racists

Courier Journal, July 18, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Activists say public heckling a legitimate part of McConnell protests

Courier Journal, July 15, 2018
Featuring Prof. Michael Cunningham (Communications and Psychology)

Let's forgive 'Papa John' and give him a gift: lessons in black studies

Courier Journal, July 13, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Critics: Heckling elected officials won't get desired results

WHAS, July 10, 2018
Featuring  Prof. Dewey Clayton (Political Science)

INTERVIEW: Senate, America weighing in on SCOTUS nominee

WHAS, July 10, 2018
Featuring Prof. Laura Moyer (Political Science)

INTERVIEW: Laura talks Brett Kavanaugh

WHAS, July 10, 2018
Featuring Prof. Laura Moyer (Political Science)

Survey Gauges How Louisville Residents Feel About Crime, Policing

89.3 WFPL, July 10, 2018
Featuring Prof. Deborah Keeling (Criminal Justice)

So who is Andy Beshear's running mate, Jacqueline Coleman?

Courier Journal, July 8, 2018
Featuring alumnus Jacqueline Coleman (Political Science)

Monument Committee Letter to Fischer Points to Process Consumed By Castleman

89.3 WFPL, July 3, 2018
Featuring Prof. Chris Reitz (Fine Arts) and Prof. Thomas Owen (Library)

Fox News host Tucker Carlson calls Louisville professor 'racist' on air

Courier Journal, July 3, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Mayor should yank statue of ex-Confederate soldier, councilman says

Courier Journal, July 2, 2018
Featuring Prof. Dewey Clayton (Political Science), Prof. Chris Reitz (Fine Arts), and Prof. Thomas Owen (Library)

Public art committee releases findings, guidelines on controversial monuments

WHAS, June 30, 2018
Featuring Prof. Chris Reitz (Fine Arts)

Spencer Pratt Used to Be Filthy Rich. Here's His Plan to Get It All Back

Money, June 29, 2018
Featuring Prof. Karen Freberg (Strategic Communications)

Annual Butterfly Count is Saturday in Kentucky

U.S. News, June 29, 2018
Featuring Professor Emeritus Charles Covell (Biology)

Fort Pierce community advisory committee could create lasting change for Police Department

TC Palm: USA Today, June 29, 2018
Featuring Prof. John Reed (Criminal Justice)

Need a summer read? Check out these five by local authors

Cincinnati Enquirer, June 28, 2018
Featuring Prof. Sarah Strickley (English)

Was James Baldwin right when he called white Americans moral monsters?

Courier Journal, June 27, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

The Plantation In Your Town: How We Handle The Vestiges Of Our Past 

Leo Weekly, June 27, 2018

Symphony of Color: Artist finds harmony in cacophony clatter

Valdosta Daily Times, June 23, 2018
Featuring alumnis Lawrence Tobe (Bachelors 1954, Masters 1957) (Fine Arts)

Countdown continues: Join in the annual butterfly tally

U of L News, June 21, 2018
Featuring retired Prof. Charles Covell (Biology)

Temperatures Rising In Kentucky, But Slower Than Much Of The U.S.

89.3 WFPL, June 21, 2018
Featuring Prof. Margaret Carreiro (Biology)

'Y'all Better Quiet Down: Trans Advocacy, Justice & Safety'

Leo Weekly, June 20, 2018
Featuring Prof. Kaila Story (Women's and Gender Studies)

Kentucky Reformed Juvenile Justice, And Left Black Youth Behind

89.3 WFPL, June 20, 2018
Featuring Prof. Cherie Dawson-Edwards (Justice Administration)

Multimedia artist KCJ Szwedzinski wins the 2018 Hadley Prize for Visual Art

Insider Louisville, June 20, 2018
Featuring graduate student KCJ Szwedzinski (Fine Arts)

Looming budget cuts have U of L looking for help and political support

Courier Journal, June 19, 2018
Featuring A&S Dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

What does Dad really want? More time with his kids

StarTribune, June 16, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ryan Schroeder (Sociology)

INTERVIEW: Will US-North Korea Summit lead to lasting peace?

WHAS, Jun 12, 2018
Featuring Prof. Jason Abbott (Political Science)

Efforts to clear Kentucky's rape kit backlog appear to be working

WLKYT, Jun 12, 2018
Featuring Prof. Bradley Campbell (Criminal Justice)

'There has to be a start': Some encouraged by U.S.-North Korea summit

Courier Journal, Jun 10, 2018
Featuring Prof. Moon-he Baik (Fine Arts) and Prof. Jason Abbott (Political Science)

The U.S.-North Korean summit hits close to home for some in Louisville

Courier Journal, Jun 10, 2018
Featuring Prof. Moon-he Baik (Fine Arts)

UofL's 'Thursdays at Moore' yield storytelling success 

U of L News, June 7, 2018

Animal Behavior With Dr. Lee Dugatkin

Leo Weekly, June 6, 2018
Featuring Prof. Lee Dugatkin (Biology)

Statue report due by June 30

Leo Weekly, June 6, 2018
Featuring Prof. Dewey Clayton (Political Science)

Author Sarah Strickley Talks New Book "Fall Together"

Louisville Magazine, June 1, 2018
Featuring Prof. Sarah Strickley (English)

Exploring inequality: Institute aims for intensive undergraduate experience

U of L News, May 31, 2018

Subverting democracy: Four views on the state's war on schools

Leo Weekly, May 30, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

New director, Carnegie Center must focus on 'serving a more diverse audience'

Leo Weekly, May 30, 2018
Featuring Dr. Eileen Yanoviak (graduate of U of L)

Portland elementary students dig up local history

WHAS, May 30, 2018

Meet the teachers who won Kentucky primaries - and sent shockwaves through the GOP

Lexington Herald Leader, May 23, 2018
Featuring Prof. Dewey Clayton (Political Science)

Black to the future: From page to stage

The University of Kansas, May 22, 2018
Featuring Prof. Baron Kelly (Theatre Arts)

Louisville professor to speak at Paul Sawyier Library Monday

The State Journal, May 21, 2018
Featuring Prof. Charles E. Ziegler (Political Science)

Social media expert to give public talk May 23 at SOJC

U of Oregon: Around the O, May 17, 2018
Featuring Prof. Karen Freberg (Strategic Communications)

Love him or hate him, Malcolm X deserves respect for courage, honesty

Courier Journal, May 16, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

CIA Nominee Wins Panel Endorsement, Clearing Way for Confirmation

WSJ, May 16, 2018
Featuring Gina Haspel

Neeli Bendapudi begins tenure as U of L president

WLKY, May 16, 2018

New U of L President Neeli Bendapudi says 'best days are ahead'

WDRB, May 15, 2018

Opinion: Shared parenting the best option for children of divorce

The Enquirer, May 14, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ryan Schroeder (Sociology)

UofL student's long road to graduation

WHAS, May 14, 2018

Distinguished Faculty, outstanding staff recognized at awards program

UofLNews.com, May 10, 2018

Look Behind The Curtain

Arts-Louisville.com, May 8, 2018
Featuring MFA student Douglas Miller

Childish Gambino's provocative This is America video tackles racism, gun violence

CBC, May 8, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

Sold at Derby: Sex Trafficking in Louisville

Louisville Magazine, May 2, 2018
Featuring Prof. Theresa Hayden (Criminal Justice)

'We Are Louisville' Hackathon Returns To Highlight The City's Newcomers

WFPL 89.3, April 28, 2018
Featuring Prof. Frances McDonald (English)

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin is a political warrior. Can his foes find the will to fight back?

Courier Journal, April 25, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)

K-PAC calls for state takeover of JCPS; Board Responds

Spectrum News, April 24, 2018
Featuring Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)


Ribbon-cutting ceremony heralds opening of new academic building
UofL News, August 14, 2018
Featuring Dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard

Online Campaign Launched To Nominate First Black Woman Kentucky Poet Laureate
WFPL, August 11, 2018
Mentions Prof. Ricky Jones (Pan-African Studies)