Lee Pennington, former Kentucky poet laureate, will give a reading in celebration of Poetry Month at 3 p.m., April 16, in the Bingham Poetry Room of Ekstrom Library.
The University of Louisville is gearing up for Earth Day with plans for a sustainability fair, film showing and park clean-up. All are free and open to the public.
The University of Louisville’s Trumpet Ensemble has been invited to perform at the International Trumpet Guild Conference May 22-26 at Columbus State University, Columbus, Ga.
In recognition of Child Abuse Awareness Month, Erin Frazier, MD, ULP pediatrician with the Children and Youth Project at UofL Pediatrics, provides valuable information about this critical issue, tips for prevention and early warning signs of abuse.
The University of Louisville Department of Theatre Arts will stage the student-written “Plays (a Play)” April 18–22.
To paraphrase Yogi Berra: It’s déjà vu all over again – with a twist. Roberto Bolli, a University of Louisville researcher known for his prowess at winning competitive grants from the National Institutes of Health, has won another one – his first for clinical research.
A University of Louisville literary event April 11-13 will examine the work of contemporary writers who “time-travel” by envisioning the future, recreating the past or exploring the concept of time. “The 2012 Axton Literary Festival: The Time Machine” will feature free, public readings, discussions and a film screening.
The University of Louisville School of Medicine is bringing TEDMED to the Health Sciences Center campus this week.
The University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees agreed at its April 5 meeting to lease a six-acre tract of land to the UofL Foundation as part of a long-term plan to create an academic, research and business incubation center on Belknap Campus.
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Jefferson County Public Schools Superintendent Donna Hargens will speak April 17 during a University of Louisville luncheon discussion series on diversity and social justice issues.
Fireworks fans who like a little art with their Thunder can make plans now to enjoy “Fire & Art 6: Thunder at the Cressman,” offered by the University of Louisville’s Hite Art Institute.
Construction of a new gateway to the north end of Belknap Campus will begin within the next few days.
When University of Louisville President James Ramsey and Provost Shirley Willihnganz asked for suggestions to help trim the university’s budget, nearly 190 faculty, staff and students submitted ideas.
Recipients of the 2012 Grawemeyer Awards will discuss their winning works and ideas at the University of Louisville and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary April 10-16.
Imagine civil rights leaders Malcolm X and Martin Luther King Jr. discussing the topic “Race in the Obama Era: Politics, Culture or Class?”
A University of Louisville initiative to increase the amount of local food served on its campus has earned recognition from a national organization working to address climate change.
A University of Louisville conference April 13, “Public Art and the City 2012,” will examine the history and recent conservation of Auguste Rodin’s The Thinker sculpture on campus as well as provide practical advice for working artists, students and organizers.
University of Louisville Master of Fine Arts students Lexi Bass and Tenille Novinger will show their work in the M.A. Thesis Exhibition that opens April 6 at the Cressman Center for Visual Arts.