While e-cigarette use is increasing worldwide, little is known about the health effects e-cigarettes pose for users. A University of Louisville researcher is working to change that status.
Fiction writer and essayist Nina McConigley and poet TJ Jarrett will share their work and teach master classes at the University of Louisville this spring in a series that brings in distinguished authors for free literary events.
UofL’s Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research (ABI) has been included in a multi-media, multi-city exhibition whose subject is white communities that organize in support of racial justice.
The University of Louisville plans to house its master of fine arts program studios in renovated Portland warehouse space near a growing community of arts-related businesses and organizations.
Every year, students submit nominations for UofL’s list of Faculty Favorites. All faculty, staff and graduate teaching assistants who receive nominations receive a formal letter of recognition from the Provost as well as a certificate, and are also invited to the annual Faculty Favorites Reception.
Nearly one in every 100 babies is born with some type of heart defect, making congenital heart disease the most common birth defect. But thanks to advances in medical care, more than 90 percent of these children now survive well into adulthood.
A field archaeologist who helps lead the Middle Eastern anthropology project called Follow the Pots will lecture at the University of Louisville Feb. 25 about the looting of Early Bronze Age artifacts in Jordan.
In the wake of an armed occupation at an Oregon wildlife refuge, a lecture at the University of Louisville’s Brandeis School of Law will address the importance of teamwork to determine how public lands are used.
“This 9 percent cut is serious.”
Literary scholars, critics and writers from around the world are expected at UofL for the Feb. 18-20 Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900.
Hi-tech learning tools such as tablet PCs used to be in short supply at Portland Elementary, located on Louisville’s West End. That has significantly changed, thanks in part to UofL’s College of Business.
Two new exhibits at the University of Louisville will highlight the art of bookbinding.
Scholars will discuss femininity, gender and religion in ancient Greece, Egypt, Italy and Portugal through a spring lecture series at the University of Louisville.
At the next edition of Beer with a Scientist, Steven Koenig, PhD, a professor and endowed chair in the Departments of Bioengineering and Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville, and Mark Slaughter, MD, chair of the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, will share the latest developments in artificial heart technology.
World renowned jazz artists Denis DiBlasio, Carl Allen and Ryan Cohan will headline the University of Louisville’s annual Jazz Festival.
The University of Louisville’s J. B. Speed School of Engineering will host a Women’s Leadership Conference Saturday, Feb. 6, in the Swain Student Activities Center, Multipurpose Room, from 9 a.m to 4:30 p.m.
The University of Louisville will host the 43rd annual Dr. Joseph H. McMillan National Conference on the Black Family in America on Feb. 26-27.
The University of Louisville Women’s Center and Women4Women Student Board are raising awareness of human trafficking in Kentucky while helping victims recover by bringing in speakers, service providers and researchers for an informational conference.