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African American Theatre to honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

African American Theatre to honor legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Jan 16, 2013 04:14 PM

(Editor's Note: The African American Theatre Program has canceled its Jan. 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Cabaret fundraiser. The Jan. 21 program will go on as scheduled.)

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UofL beats UK in ‘Gift of Life Challenge’

UofL beats UK in ‘Gift of Life Challenge’

by UofL Today — Jan 02, 2013 09:57 AM

University of Louisville supporters have made UofL a winner in an annual competition with the University of Kentucky and at the same time pledged to help people who need organ transplants.

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Limited number of football players, coaches to arrive on campus at 3:30 p.m. today

by UofL Today — Jan 03, 2013 12:07 PM

UofL football fans are invited to welcome a limited number of players and coaches from the 2013 Allstate Sugar Bowl Championship team back to campus today. Part of the team is scheduled to arrive at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium at 3:30 p.m.

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Former A&S Dean Hudson dies

Former A&S Dean Hudson dies

by UofL Today — Jan 07, 2013 12:54 PM

Blaine Hudson, long-time faculty member and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences from 2005 to 2012, died Saturday, Jan. 5. He was 63.

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Luncheon lectures sample professors’ expertise, interests

by UofL Today — Jan 07, 2013 02:56 PM

Arts and sciences faculty will discuss their research interests this semester at the monthly luncheon series, “Meet the Professor.”

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New site links UofL experts to world

by Mark Hebert, communications and marketing — Jan 08, 2013 09:00 AM

The University of Louisville is partnering with KNODE Inc. to promote and connect UofL faculty experts with others from around the world.

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Hite opens Cressman Center, Belknap exhibits

Hite opens Cressman Center, Belknap exhibits

by Zaccone,Janene Gupton — Jan 08, 2013 09:05 AM

The UofL Hite Art Institute will open new exhibits this month at both the Cressman Center for Visual Arts and its Belknap Campus galleries.

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UofL to celebrate life, works of J. Blaine Hudson

UofL to celebrate life, works of J. Blaine Hudson

by UofL Today — Jan 09, 2013 02:40 PM

The University of Louisville community will celebrate the life and works of J. Blaine Hudson, former A&S dean, Monday, Jan. 14, at 3 p.m. in the Brown & Williamson Club, Papa John's Cardinal Stadium, 2800 S. Floyd St. Doors open at 2 p.m.

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McConnell Center extends reTHINK series

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Jan 10, 2013 08:59 AM

What are your basic ideas about America? The McConnell Center is asking people to rethink theirs and is extending its reTHINK series of public talks starting Jan. 17.

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Former political prisoner Harry Wu to discuss US-China relations

Former political prisoner Harry Wu to discuss US-China relations

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 10, 2013 09:08 AM

Human rights activist Harry Wu, who spent nearly two decades as a Chinese political prisoner, will speak on campus Jan. 23 about U.S.-China relations.

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UofL could sell bonds for campus project under governor-supported plan

by Mark Hebert, communications and marketing — Jan 10, 2013 01:34 PM

The Commonwealth of Kentucky would authorize UofL to sell $9.6 million in bonds to renovate the Student Activities Center (SAC) under a bipartisan plan that has the support of Gov. Steve Beshear and key legislative leaders.

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CHS says prepare against flu

by UofL Today — Jan 10, 2013 01:36 PM

Flu cases are on the rise around the nation. So far, UofL has only a slight increase in flu cases, but now, says Campus Health Services, is the time for students, faculty and staff to take steps to prepare themselves against the flu.

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SIGS teams with Delphi Center to help grad students be better teachers

SIGS teams with Delphi Center to help grad students be better teachers

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Jan 11, 2013 01:11 PM

Graduate students know a lot about their fields, but knowledge alone does not make them effective teachers.

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To Your Health: An eye on glaucoma

To Your Health: An eye on glaucoma

by UofL Physicians — Jan 14, 2013 10:45 AM

There are several types of glaucoma, according to Joern B. Soltau with UofL Physicians-Eye Specialists. The two main types are known as open-angle and angle-closure. Glaucoma is characterized by an increase in pressure inside the eye, which can cause damage to the optic nerve that ultimately can lead to blindness.

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Vogt Foundation, Heuser give $3 million for scholarships; others match it

Vogt Foundation, Heuser give $3 million for scholarships; others match it

by Mark Hebert, communications and marketing — Jan 15, 2013 04:44 PM

UofL officials announced Jan. 15 that the university’s comprehensive campaign will get a $6 million boost for student financial aid scholarships.

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Craig Blakely to lead School of Public Health and Information Sciences

Craig Blakely to lead School of Public Health and Information Sciences

by Julie Heflin, HSC communications and marketing — Jan 16, 2013 01:28 PM

Craig H. Blakely, dean at the School of Rural Public Health, Texas A&M Health Science Center, has been named dean of the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences (SPHIS). His appointment is effective April 1 and is subject to approval by UofL’s Board of Trustees.

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Officials update campus on 21st Century University Initiative

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Jan 17, 2013 09:00 AM

Respondents to an analysis of UofL’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) indicated that one of the university’s biggest strengths is its people.

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Service activity to honor King on Monday

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Jan 17, 2013 12:59 PM

The UofL community isn’t taking a holiday on Monday.

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Airport gallery to feature Braden Institute's civil rights tour

Airport gallery to feature Braden Institute's civil rights tour

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 18, 2013 01:07 PM

Visitors to Louisville International Airport through March will have the chance to learn about and pick up a brochure for the self-guided tour of Louisville’s civil rights history in the airport’s second-floor Pegasus Gallery.

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Lifelong Learning program introduces new enrichment courses

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Jan 18, 2013 01:35 PM

Beer brewing, organic gardening, consignment shopping and whiskey tasting are among 13 new enrichment classes introduced by UofL’s Lifelong Learning program for spring 2013.

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Concert to honor African American influence on music

Concert to honor African American influence on music

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Jan 22, 2013 09:36 AM

The UofL School of Music is focusing on the African American influence on classical music with a February performance by Imani Winds, a New York-based wind quintet that bridges African, Latin American and American musical styles.

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Jan. 25 event to showcase international fashion, dance

Jan. 25 event to showcase international fashion, dance

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Jan 22, 2013 06:28 PM

Fashion and dance from around the world will converge at the University of Louisville Jan. 25.

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Students spend MLK Day in community service

Students spend MLK Day in community service

by Chelsea Ryan, intern, communications and marketing — Jan 22, 2013 02:04 PM

UofL students traveled to Maupin Elementary in west Louisville Monday to spend Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteering.

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Discussion series to examine fair housing, youth motivation, UofL outreach

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 23, 2013 08:33 AM

The University of Louisville-Yearlings Club spring lecture series will open with a fair-housing discussion and offer later programs about motivating young people and contributing to the community.

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Speaker to identify civil rights movement’s ‘unsung women’

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 24, 2013 11:31 AM

Louisville author and motivational speaker Betty Bayé will talk about “Unsung Women in the Civil Rights Movement” in a free, public lecture Jan. 29 at the University of Louisville.

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Area employers to recruit at Jan. 30 job fair

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Jan 25, 2013 10:50 AM

Students looking to earn a little cash — and get some valuable experience — should attend the Part-Time Job Fair Jan. 30.

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McLeod to discuss ‘African Elites in India’

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 25, 2013 10:01 AM

UofL history professor John McLeod will give a free, public talk Feb. 5 about his book “African Elites in India.”

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Theatre arts to open island fairy tale musical Jan. 30

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Jan 25, 2013 11:32 AM

“Once on This Island,” a musical by the Tony Award-winning team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, will be performed by the University of Louisville’s Department of Theatre Arts African American Theatre Program Jan. 30–Feb. 3.

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To Your Health: What you may not know about your thyroid

To Your Health: What you may not know about your thyroid

by Amy Quillo, endocrine surgeon and surgical oncologist, University of Louisville Physicians — Jan 28, 2013 09:33 AM

Did you know that the thyroid and parathyroid glands are located low in the front of the neck?

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Energy-saving project outpaces its goals

Energy-saving project outpaces its goals

by UofL Today — Jan 28, 2013 10:35 AM

A long-term project to save energy at UofL is outpacing its original goals, according to a progress report released last week.

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UARC, Special Collections form new unit

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Jan 29, 2013 11:29 AM

Researchers will benefit from a change in the University of Louisville Library system.

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Chamber group to present Stravinsky piece with rarely seen staging

Chamber group to present Stravinsky piece with rarely seen staging

by UofL Today — Jan 29, 2013 11:36 AM

Igor Stravinsky's 1918 chamber ballet “L’Histoire du soldat” will be presented in its rarely seen staging Sunday, Feb. 3, at the University of Louisville School of Music.

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UofL police to ramp up patrols near University Park

UofL police to ramp up patrols near University Park

by John Drees, communications and marketing — Jan 29, 2013 02:32 PM

The UofL Police Department is ramping up patrols to offset a rash of traffic violations and accidents on the northwest side of campus near University Park, Cardinal Towne and many of the residence halls.

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Foreign films screened in campus film festivals

Foreign films screened in campus film festivals

by UofL Today — Jan 30, 2013 09:19 AM

People with a penchant for going to foreign movies will have at least two film series at UofL to draw from this semester.

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UofL fans see themselves in Sugar Bowl posters

UofL fans see themselves in Sugar Bowl posters

by UofL Today — Jan 30, 2013 01:54 PM

If you were at the Sugar Bowl, chances are you’ll find yourself in a poster comprised of fans and scenes from the bowl game.

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Three women to share readings, insights through spring Axton series

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Jan 31, 2013 09:01 AM

The spring Axton Reading Series at the University of Louisville will feature authors Hannah Tinti, Claire Vaye Watkins and Lynnell Edwards all discussing their work and leading free master classes.

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Symposium to explore craft, art intersection

by UofL Today — Jan 31, 2013 09:07 AM

Presenters from universities across the country will explore the intersection of craft and art in contemporary culture Feb. 23 at the Aegis Third Biennial Symposium: Taking the “s” Out of Craft.

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Med students to go bald — by choice — for kids with cancer

Med students to go bald — by choice — for kids with cancer

by Jill Scoggins, HSC communications and marketing — Jan 31, 2013 09:22 AM

Ten students at the UofL School of Medicine are choosing to go bald to show their support for kids with cancer and raise funds for pediatric cancer research.

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UofL physicians, engineers to talk about their joint work

by Jill Scoggins, HSC communications and marketing — Jan 31, 2013 09:17 AM

UofL faculty are performing pioneering work in cardiothoracic surgery and bioengineering.

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Symposium reflects on Civil War memories

Symposium reflects on Civil War memories

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 01, 2013 11:00 AM

“Civil War and Memory” will be the focus of a Feb. 8 conference at UofL.

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Band featured in ‘Lincoln’ coming to Comstock Feb. 10

Band featured in ‘Lincoln’ coming to Comstock Feb. 10

by UofL Today — Feb 01, 2013 11:05 AM

President Lincoln’s Own Band, the band that millions of people have seen in the movie “Lincoln” and thousands more heard in concerts at the Smithsonian as part of President Barack Obama’s inauguration in January, will perform at UofL Sunday, Feb. 10.

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Zimbabwe folktale to be first production in UofL, StageOne partnership

Zimbabwe folktale to be first production in UofL, StageOne partnership

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Feb 04, 2013 08:51 AM

A new partnership between UofL’s Department of Theatre Arts and StageOne Family Theatre will bring university-produced plays to downtown-Louisville theaters and StageOne staff members to the classroom.

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Ali Shuffle 10K Run/Walk to celebrate community, fund student travel

Ali Shuffle 10K Run/Walk to celebrate community, fund student travel

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Feb 04, 2013 09:28 AM

Walk, run, push or volunteer for fitness, peace and community April 13 in the second Ali Shuffle.

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Arbor Day Foundation renews UofL’s Tree Campus USA status

Arbor Day Foundation renews UofL’s Tree Campus USA status

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Feb 04, 2013 10:32 AM

UofL’s effort to manage a vital campus asset — its trees — has received national recognition for the third straight year.

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Green Scene: IT uses innovative strategies to go green

Green Scene: IT uses innovative strategies to go green

by Priscilla Hancock, vice president for information technology — Feb 05, 2013 09:14 AM

The Information Technology data center is going green. From recycling old equipment to saving power, IT is committed to UofL’s sustainability initiatives.

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Construction of Student Recreation Center passes halfway point

by John Drees, communications and marketing — Feb 05, 2013 04:10 PM

Construction on UofL’s $37.5 million Student Recreation Center is officially past the halfway point.

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Hite talks address color in stones, tapestry

Hite talks address color in stones, tapestry

by UofL Today — Feb 06, 2013 08:46 AM

Color is the theme of two talks the Hite Art Institute is hosting next week.

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Activities, events planned in support of ending violence against women

Activities, events planned in support of ending violence against women

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Feb 06, 2013 09:10 AM

UofL will participate in V-Day 2013, a global movement to end violence against women, with events and activities Feb. 11–16 including performances of “The Vagina Monologues,” an award-winning play by Eve Ensler.

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CANCELED: Chronicle columnist to talk about job market

by UofL Today — Feb 12, 2013 11:00 AM

Higher education scholar and journalist Leonard Cassuto has canceled his trip to UofL.

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Krentsel hired to coordinate technology, innovation, commercialization efforts

Krentsel hired to coordinate technology, innovation, commercialization efforts

by Mark Hebert, communications and marketing — Feb 07, 2013 05:06 PM

Eugene Krentsel is UofL’s new associate vice president for research and innovation.

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Trustees act on appointment, hiring of deans

by UofL Today — Feb 07, 2013 04:51 PM

The University of Louisville Board of Trustees today voted to extend the appointment of School of Nursing dean Marcia Hern.

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Speaker to address Burma-US relations

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 08, 2013 10:11 AM

A retired U.S. Foreign Service worker who served in Burma’s U.S. embassy will discuss “Burma and the United States: New Directions in a Time of Change” during her Feb. 14 talk at UofL.

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Realist art exhibit to open at Cressman

Realist art exhibit to open at Cressman

by UofL Today — Feb 08, 2013 10:40 AM

An exhibit of artwork by American realist William Bailey will open Friday, Feb. 15, at the Hite Art Institute’s Cressman Center for Visual Arts, 100 E. Main St.

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UofL’s sustainability score goes up

UofL’s sustainability score goes up

by Denise Fitzpatrick, communications and marketing — Feb 08, 2013 10:50 AM

UofL has moved up in a rating system that tracks how much colleges and universities are doing to improve sustainability on their campuses.

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Literature-culture conference features authors in free keynote sessions

Literature-culture conference features authors in free keynote sessions

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 11, 2013 09:53 AM

More than 600 scholars are expected when the Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900 convenes Feb. 21–23 at the University of Louisville.

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UofL Libraries asks public to help preserve important African American newspaper

UofL Libraries asks public to help preserve important African American newspaper

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Feb 12, 2013 11:21 AM

University of Louisville Libraries needs the public’s help to make “The Louisville Leader,” a sought-after historical source, more accessible to people who want to study Louisville’s black history.

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Understanding past, preparing for the future is theme of conference

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Feb 12, 2013 11:28 AM

Speakers and participants at UofL’s Dr. Joseph McMillan National Conference on the Black Family in America will examine the impact of past struggles for racial equality on today’s African Americans.

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Local chefs to face off in campus cooking competition

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Feb 12, 2013 11:32 AM

Three local chefs will compete in a Feb. 19 Cardinal Cook-Off at UofL as part of a program to promote healthy eating and a sustainable food system.

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Fitness facility offers employees more options, longer hours

Fitness facility offers employees more options, longer hours

by UofL Today — Feb 14, 2013 07:20 AM

A new fitness facility soon will allow UofL employees to step-up their workouts and find more ways to improve and maintain their overall health and well-being.

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‘Ecofeminist’ to discuss violence against women

‘Ecofeminist’ to discuss violence against women

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 14, 2013 09:22 AM

Vandana Shiva, a global environmental and feminist activist, will discuss violence against women March 4 at UofL.

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Essay contest focuses on ‘roots and reform’

by Denise Fitzpatrick, communications and marketing — Feb 15, 2013 09:37 AM

UofL’s McConnell Center wants Kentucky high school students to remember their country’s origins.

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NETWORK talk examines race in films

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 15, 2013 09:45 AM

Author-film critic Frederick Gooding will talk about racial character types and patterns in mainstream Hollywood movies Feb. 26 during a UofL luncheon discussion series on diversity and social justice issues.

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Speaker to address ‘future of whiteness’ in United States

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 15, 2013 09:53 AM

Philosopher Linda Martín Alcoff will speak at UofL Feb. 18 about “The Future of Whiteness” in a nation where white people are losing their majority status.

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Saturday expo showcases engineering to public

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Feb 15, 2013 05:03 PM

UofL’s Engineering Expo March 2 will feature student contests, laboratory tours and career advice from the head of LEGO’s educational operations for North America — all free for the public to attend.

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Jazz Fest to feature acclaimed guest artists

Jazz Fest to feature acclaimed guest artists

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Feb 18, 2013 10:55 AM

Jazz aficionados can catch some of the jazz world’s biggest names Feb. 22–24 at Jazz Fest 2013.

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A&S offers Inclusion and Equity Week

by UofL Today — Feb 18, 2013 11:00 AM

The UofL College of Arts and Sciences Inclusion and Equity Internship Program will host its annual Inclusion & Equity Week Feb. 25 – March 1.

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Some yellow parking to open at Chevron property Feb. 19; more to come in fall

Some yellow parking to open at Chevron property Feb. 19; more to come in fall

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Feb 18, 2013 02:54 PM

UofL campus residents will have 73 new parking spaces starting Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 9 a.m., with a total of more than 600 to be available by fall.

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Kendrick Lamar to perform March 21

Kendrick Lamar to perform March 21

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Feb 19, 2013 08:36 AM

Rapper Kendrick Lamar will perform at The Louisville Palace March 21, a show sponsored by the UofL Student Activities Board and Production Simple Concerts & Events.

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Campus film to highlight importance of education for girls worldwide

Campus film to highlight importance of education for girls worldwide

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Mar 19, 2013 02:44 PM

UofL will offer three free screenings of “Girl Rising,” a new film about the power of educating girls for positive social change.

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UofL Theatre to present ‘The White Rose’

UofL Theatre to present ‘The White Rose’

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Feb 22, 2013 11:17 AM

UofL’s Department of Theatre Arts will perform “The White Rose,” a period drama by Lillian Groag, Feb. 27–March 3.

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Louisville native, sculptor Ronay returns for Hite Art exhibit

Louisville native, sculptor Ronay returns for Hite Art exhibit

by UofL Today — Feb 26, 2013 10:47 AM

Sculptural works by Louisville native Matthew Ronay will be exhibited at the UofL Hite Art Institute’s Schneider Hall galleries March 7–31.

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Community involvement in land use decisions is focus of March 4 talk

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Feb 27, 2013 09:04 AM

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.

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Professor to discuss mission of Mars rover in free talk

Professor to discuss mission of Mars rover in free talk

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Feb 27, 2013 10:27 AM

Curious about the mission of Curiosity—the largest rover to roam Mars?

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UofL honors Kosair Charities' support with naming of pediatric unit

UofL honors Kosair Charities' support with naming of pediatric unit

by Gary Mans, HSC communications and marketing — Feb 27, 2013 01:19 PM

The University of Louisville and Kosair Charities have partnered for decades to help meet the health care needs of children throughout Kentucky.

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Archives and Special Collections exhibits show bygone Kentucky

Archives and Special Collections exhibits show bygone Kentucky

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Mar 01, 2013 01:46 PM

Two exhibits in the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections galleries focus on different views of bygone Kentucky.

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‘Ali’s Louisville’ workshop seeks ideas, people to act on them

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Mar 01, 2013 01:17 PM

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.

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U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio to visit UofL

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio to visit UofL

by Denise Fitzpatrick, communications and marketing — Mar 08, 2013 10:18 AM

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.”

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Researchers expand logistics-distribution index to help guide businesses nationally

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 04, 2013 01:16 PM

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.

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To Your Health: Eat Healthy…Feel Better…Look Better

To Your Health: Eat Healthy…Feel Better…Look Better

by ULP Physicians - Insider — Mar 05, 2013 12:33 PM

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.

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Nature Conservancy scientist to discuss ‘saving earth’

Nature Conservancy scientist to discuss ‘saving earth’

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 06, 2013 11:47 AM

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.”

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Free March 23 program offers youth, parenting skills

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 07, 2013 11:19 AM

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.

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Billy Reed teaches media students about Kentucky Derby

Billy Reed teaches media students about Kentucky Derby

by Chelsea Ryan, intern, communications and marketing — Mar 06, 2013 11:59 AM

Sports writer Billy Reed is teaching a new class at the University of Louisville titled “Kentucky Derby and the Media.”

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Women's Day event to focus on campus diversity

by Brandy Warren, communications and marketing — Mar 06, 2013 01:45 PM

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.

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UofL pediatrician tapped to lead new diabetes care center

UofL pediatrician tapped to lead new diabetes care center

by Anne Eldridge, communication and marketing, UofL pediatrics — Mar 07, 2013 09:32 AM

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.

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Trustees extend deans’ appointments, approve community service day pilot

by John Drees, communications and marketing — Mar 07, 2013 05:52 PM

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.

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Carolyn Callahan approved as new College of Business dean

Carolyn Callahan approved as new College of Business dean

by Denise Fitzpatrick, communications and marketing — Mar 07, 2013 05:26 PM

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.

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Trustees move forward with voluntary separation incentive

by UofL Today — Mar 07, 2013 05:31 PM

The UofL Board of Trustees has approved moving ahead with a proposed voluntary separation incentive program for qualified employees.

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March 22 event explores public art, environment

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 08, 2013 10:06 AM

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.

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Code-cracking math professor to share secrets March 21

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 08, 2013 10:10 AM

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.

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NOLA notes

NOLA notes

by UofL Today — Mar 13, 2013 09:17 AM

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.

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UofL joins city, extension service to host urban gardening series

by UofL Today — Mar 13, 2013 07:32 AM

Backyard gardeners and those who join others in developing community garden plots can benefit from a series of community meetings on the safety of urban gardening.

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To Your Health: March is Brain Injury Awareness Month

by University of Louisville Physicians — Mar 11, 2013 07:17 AM

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability.

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Public invited to Women’s NCAA Tournament viewing party

Public invited to Women’s NCAA Tournament viewing party

by John Drees, communications and marketing — Mar 13, 2013 10:47 AM

The UofL women’s basketball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament, and is inviting the public to join the team as the brackets are unveiled Monday, March 18.

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Supreme Court Justice Stevens to receive Brandeis Medal

Supreme Court Justice Stevens to receive Brandeis Medal

by Cindy Hess, communications and marketing — Mar 14, 2013 07:54 AM

The Louis D. Brandeis School of Law will give the 2013 Brandeis Medal to retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens during an April 18 ceremony and lecture at the Seelbach Hilton Hotel, 500 S. Fourth St.

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Roof work continues 11 months after hailstorm

Roof work continues 11 months after hailstorm

by Janene Zaccone, communications and marketing — Mar 14, 2013 02:05 PM

Even on a cloudy winter’s day, the new copper shines on the roofs of the Brandeis School of Law and Grawemeyer Hall.

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The Eclectic Dance Company to perform

by John Chamberlain, communications and marketing — Mar 18, 2013 09:29 AM

The Eclectic Dance Company, a dance troupe from Alabama State University (ASU) that integrates modern, African and jazz dance, will perform at UofL at 7:30 p.m. April 5 and 6.

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UofL-Actors Theatre  partnership explores mystery of sleep

UofL-Actors Theatre partnership explores mystery of sleep

by UofL Today — Mar 18, 2013 10:47 AM

What happens when writers bring together astronauts, actors, acrobatics, a hotel and the science of sleep? A groundbreaking series of one-act plays and a variety of sleep-related activities.

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Campus events to celebrate Cesar Chavez’s legacy

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 19, 2013 08:03 AM

The legacy of Mexican American farm worker and labor activist Cesar Chavez is the basis of a three-day celebration March 27–29 at the University of Louisville.

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Hite Art Institute offers Thunder package at Cressman Center

by Judy Hughes, communications and marketing — Mar 19, 2013 08:08 AM

A downtown rooftop perch for Thunder Over Louisville, convenient parking and an art-oriented family party are just some of the attractions at “Fire & Art 7: Thunder at the Cressman.”

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