Are the world’s governments responsible for protecting the environment? Law professor Mary Christina Wood thinks so and will share her ideas during an April 10 lecture at the University of Louisville’s Louis D. Brandeis School of Law.
It might be happening on April Fools’ Day, but the first “Louisville Loves to Laugh” festival is no joke.
John Schnatter has done a lot right in creating the third-largest pizza chain in the country. But the founder and CEO of Louisville-based Papa John’s International Inc. told a group of aspiring entrepreneurs on March 26 that his company embraces “a culture of mistakes.”
The next five sessions are scheduled in the “Grant Crafting Brown Bag Series,” sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences Research Office in collaboration with the College of Education and Human Development Research Office.
The University of Louisville will honor four Louisville residents for their community outreach efforts April 13 during the UofL/Yearlings Club annual community reception.
A dramatic look at Kentucky from Jewish immigrants’ perspectives plus bluegrass-flavored klezmer music are highlights of an April 6 University of Louisville program “Kentoki: Kentucky Through Jewish Eyes, 1925.”
With a twist on the usual academic gathering, the University of Louisville’s English department will present a downtown event April 4-5: “Cocktail Culture: A Conference,” with talks and sampling from industry insiders and academic experts about the literary and cultural history of cocktail consumption and production.
Author and African American studies scholar Akinyele Umoja will speak at the University of Louisville April 2 about armed resistance during the U.S. civil rights movement.
The University of Louisville’s top Quiz Bowl team is putting up numbers that would impress "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek.
Recipients of the 2014 Grawemeyer Awards will discuss their winning works at the University of Louisville and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in April.
The Muhammad Ali Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of Louisville and the Muhammad Ali Center have once again partnered for the Ali Shuffle Run/Walk to be held Saturday, April 5, at 8 a.m.
Some buyers love to shop on Amazon.com and eBay. Others purchase things only at brick-and-mortar stores in their own hometown.
U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth praised Kentucky for its state-run implementation of health care reform, giving much of the credit to the leadership of Ky. Gov. Steve Beshear.
With the clock ticking on fossil fuels, Swiss chemist Michael Graetzel believes the time is now for further investment in and commercialization of various forms of renewable energy.
Twenty students from UofL’s Rustin Community, the LGBT- and social justice-themed community, traveled to Alabama on the anniversary of “Bloody Sunday” for the university’s first Civil Rights Immersion Experience.
People can get a close-up glimpse of fireworks and fired glass at “Fire & Art 8: Thunder at the Cressman,” a Thunder Over Louisville watch party April 12 at the University of Louisville’s Cressman Center for Visual Arts.
Students are invited to share the ways writing has influenced the practice of search and discovery at the 2014 Symposium on Student Writing.
Get ready because its time for PINK 2014, UofL’s annual drag and variety show.
Big Robot is ready to break the barriers of sound and space at a guest artist appearance at the University of Louisville.
The University of Louisville community will gather to honor women from all over the world for International Women’s Day from 5:30-8 p.m. March 20.