The holidays sometimes can be overwhelming. No kidding, you're saying. Tell me something I don't know.
When Lauren Hendricks, now a University of Louisville graduate student, returned from an International Service Learning Program trip to Belize last spring, there was only one thing on her mind when she returned — filling out the application to go on the next trip to the Philippines this winter.
People who have lived in Louisville for any time, and who watch the ABC affiliate for local news, know Mark Hebert, a longtime investigative reporter who in 2009 became spokesman for the University of Louisville.
The University of Louisville Women's Center MOM Support Group had a clothing giveaway Tuesday, Dec. 7, for UofL parents and student-parents from Jefferson Community College.
How much good can someone do with $100?
The Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium at the University of Louisville is offering special and discounted shows for the holiday season:
To prevent fires and conserve energy, before leaving each day or for the holiday vacation, THINK GREEN and remember to unplug decorations, personal space heaters, coffee pots, battery chargers, desk lamps and other non-essential energy-consuming equipment.
After a surprising 6-6 season, the UofL football team has accepted a bid to compete in the Beef O' Brady's Bowl Dec. 21 in St. Petersburg, Fla.
This has been a year of firsts for the UofL soccer team. Now they’ve achieved another one — their first berth ever in the NCAA College Cup Final Four.
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and Student Government Association. Senators are elected by their peers. The full body met in regular session Dec. 1 at Ekstrom Library. Chair Bob Staat presided. Here is what happened:
The ancient Christians had more in common with their Jewish and pagan neighbors than most people realize, says the winner of the 2011 Louisville Grawemeyer Award in Religion.
When Independence, Ky., senior Matthew Ball joined the University of Louisville Quiz Bowl during his freshman year, there were only about six members and a sponsor.
Most University of Louisville employees say they are proud to be part of the university, feel it's a good place to work and would recommend it as a place of employment.
All of them go the extra mile — from helping employees in need, to exemplary customer service, to helping the university survive the 2009 flood.
University of Louisville President James Ramsey honored on Nov. 29 an individual and a community organization for their support of the university.
Good things come to those who wait. A scientist who showed that willpower can be learned — and that it carries lifelong benefits — has won the 2011 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Psychology.
University of Louisville officials and city and state dignitaries today announced the hiring of the architecture firm and construction manager to begin construction of the first building in what will be a life sciences research park at the old downtown Louisville Haymarket property.
A blueprint for eliminating modern slavery has earned its creator the 2011 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.
"La Commedia," a multimedia opera by Dutch composer Louis Andriessen, has won the 2011 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition.
(Editor's Note: Green Scene is a monthly column on sustainable activities written by the faculty, staff or students responsible for them.)