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Link J.P. Mohsen named president of ASEE by Gibbs,Neil W — last modified Aug 31, 2009 03:03 PM
Speed School professor J.P. Mohsen has been named President of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).
News Item Pierce named interim head of UofL research by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:36 AM
William Pierce, University of Louisville vice provost for graduate affairs and interim dean of the School of Graduate and Interdisciplinary Studies, has been named the university’s acting executive vice president for research effective Sept. 1.
News Item ‘Good’ bacteria can switch sides, study shows by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:37 AM
Scientists have long known our bodies contain good bacteria that help us do things like digest food. But one such organism may also have the ability to protect germs that make us sick, a University of Louisville study has shown.
News Item New website provides copyright guidelines by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:37 AM
Whether a faculty member is making copies of a journal article she wrote, copying an article by another scholar for personal research or putting together course packs for students, her activities are governed by copyright law.
News Item Study puts new spin on Saturn’s rotation by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:38 AM
Saturn is rotating five minutes faster than previously thought, a fact that sheds new light on the planet’s composition.
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News Item Entrepreneurial engineer receives national, local honors by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:36 AM
“This year is one of the most exciting years of my life.” That probably is an understatement by University of Louisville postdoctoral student Mehdi Yazdanpanah, for whom 2009 has brought two significant awards that are positioning his nanomaterials research and related company — NaugaNeedles LLC — for growth.
News Item Medical librarian pens opera about boxing legend Joe Louis by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:35 AM
Not everyone would see a connection between opera and boxing, but University of Louisville medical librarian John Chenault does. The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center and the University of Maryland School of Music commissioned Chenault and his long-time collaborator Frank Proto to write an opera on the life of legendary boxer Joe Louis. It will premier April 17, 2010 at the Maryland Opera Studio.
News Item Eight staff members receive Outstanding Performance Awards by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:36 AM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey recognized recipients of the 2009 Outstanding Performance Awards Sept. 15 at a reception at Amelia Place, UofL’s president’s home.
News Item September Notables by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:34 AM
REACH program receives NCLCA honor
Link Onnembo and Theriot Honored as Allies During Pride Week by Zaccone,Janene Gupton — last modified Sep 30, 2009 08:07 AM
The LGBT office recognized student affairs staff member Julie Onnembo and women's and gender studies chair Nancy Theriot with an Ally awards for their support of LGBT students, faculty and staff.
News Item Faculty, staff benefits open enrollment to start Oct. 19 by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:32 AM
The University of Louisville wants its employees to be healthy — so much so that it is increasing the premium incentive for participation in its health management program, Get Healthy Now, from $20 to $40 per month.
News Item Tammy Lawson named Friend of SHARE for work with employee aid program by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:34 AM
University of Louisville Campus Tour Coordinator Tammy Lawson learned to help people from her mother. As a high school student, she rode TARC from school to the Brown Hotel two days a week to volunteer at the Clothes Closet, a program that later became the Jefferson County Public Schools Clothing Assistance Program. Her mother was the program's volunteer director for 35 years.
News Item Open Enrollment continues through Oct. 30 by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:31 AM
Reminder: Open Enrollment is in progress through Friday, Oct. 30.
News Item 20 Minutes with Michael Fowler by Kevin Hyde, special to UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:33 AM
Political science professor Michael Fowler talks about a new book on the United Nations that he co-edited with Sumihiro Kuyama, former UN assistant secretary-general under Kofi Annan.
News Item Faculty grants, Sept. 16 through Oct. 15 by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:29 AM
Grants information reported through the Office of Research.
News Item Administration announces two extra days off this year by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:30 AM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey and Provost Shirley Willihnganz announced Oct. 29 in an e-mail to faculty and staff that they are adding two days off to this year's calendar.
Link UofL names Hodes chairman of neurological surgery by Zaccone,Janene Gupton — last modified Oct 29, 2009 03:46 PM
Jonathan Hodes, M.D., who served as interim chair of the department of neurological surgery in the School of Medicine since May, has been named to the chairmanship of that department.
News Item October Notables by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2009 08:29 AM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item Two departments receive awards for efforts to improve teaching by UofL Today — last modified Nov 06, 2009 01:28 PM
University of Louisville Provost Shirley Willihnganz presented the 2009 Paul Weber Award for Department Excellence in Teaching to the Department of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education and Human Development and to the Department of Engineering Fundamentals in Speed School of Engineering, Nov. 5 at the fall Celebration of Faculty Excellence.
News Item New university scholars recognized by UofL Today — last modified Nov 06, 2009 03:25 PM
University of Louisville President James Ramsey and Provost Shirley Willihnganz recognized faculty who have earned national and international scholarly reputations Nov. 5 at the Fall 2009 Celebration of Faculty Excellence.
News Item Researchers recognized for work that can lead to commercialization by UofL Today — last modified Nov 06, 2009 03:34 PM
One of the reasons the University of Louisville is seen as an important economic development engine in Louisville is the work of university researchers that leads to patents, licenses and options.
News Item Lebowski Achiever: English professor co-edits book on Coens' cult classic by Kevin Hyde, special to UofL Today — last modified Nov 09, 2009 03:15 PM
"The Year's Work in Lebowski Studies," a new book that examines Joel and Ethan Coen's modern cult classic "The Big Lebowski," rolls into bookstores this month.
News Item UofL Achievers contribute to 'The Year's Work in Lebowski Studies' by Kevin Hyde, special to UofL Today — last modified Nov 10, 2009 07:08 AM
University of Louisville associate English professor Aaron Jaffe co-edited "The Year's Work in Lebowski Studies," a new book that examines Joel and Ethan Coen's modern cult classic "The Big Lebowski," that has essays by five other UofL professors and achievers.
News Item 20 Minutes with Brooke Banet, wellness coach by UofL Today — last modified Jan 20, 2010 02:00 PM
The holidays are upon us, and that means lots of food and opportunities to overeat.
News Item Study shows links between smoking bans, reduced risk of heart disease by UofL Today — last modified Nov 19, 2009 08:10 AM
University of Louisville researcher and director of the Diabetes and Obesity Center, Aruni Bhatnagar, Ph.D., was part of a national Institute of Medicine panel that reported on Oct. 15 that smoking bans are effective at reducing the risk of heart attacks and heart disease associated with exposure to secondhand smoke.
News Item Restore UofL provides funding to 52 employees by UofL Today — last modified Nov 24, 2009 11:42 AM
Fifty-two University of Louisville employees have received monetary assistance from the university to offset expenses resulting from the Aug. 4 flood and other natural disasters in the past year.
News Item November Notables by UofL Today — last modified Nov 30, 2009 12:13 PM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item 20 Minutes with Paula Kommor on stress reduction by UofL Today — last modified Dec 04, 2009 07:15 AM
Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday have passed. The holiday season is in full swing with Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa fast approaching.
News Item MD Anderson’s Woo tapped as chair of radiation oncology at UofL by HSC Office of Communications and Marketing — last modified Dec 03, 2009 01:15 PM
Shiao Y. Woo, professor of radiation oncology and section chief of the division of central nervous system and pediatric cancers at the University of Texas - MD Anderson Cancer Center, has been appointed endowed professor and chairman of the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.
News Item 20 Minutes with neonatologist David Adamkin, M.D. by UofL Today — last modified Dec 04, 2009 01:15 PM
University of Louisville neonatologist David Adamkin has dedicated his career to sick babies, particularly to low and very low birthweight babies their nutritional needs and strategies to help them grow and thrive
News Item Three UofL faculty members win Fulbright Scholar grants by UofL Today — last modified Dec 14, 2009 02:01 PM
Three University of Louisville faculty members have received prestigious Fulbright Scholar grants to lecture and do research in other countries during the 2010 spring semester.
News Item Staff, faculty among new UofL graduates by UofL Today — last modified Jan 07, 2010 11:08 AM
Winter commencement ceremonies took place this week with doctoral degrees conferred Dec. 16 and bachelor and master's degrees conferred Dec. 17.
News Item December Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified Jan 05, 2010 02:29 PM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item Nominations sought for Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching award by UofL Today — last modified Jan 11, 2010 11:32 AM
The UofL Diversity Programming committee of CODRE and the Vice Provost for Diversity and Equal Opportunity are taking nominations for the 2010 Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching award.
News Item Sunkara appointed as interim head of Conn Center by UofL Today — last modified Jan 12, 2010 08:32 AM
Mahendra Sunkara, professor of chemical engineering in the J.B. Speed School of Engineering, has been appointed as interim director of the Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research and Environmental Stewardship at the University of Louisville.
News Item Celebration of Teaching and Learning to focus on active learning, engagement by UofL Today — last modified Jan 12, 2010 03:26 PM
Everyone talks about engagement and active learning, but what do educators actually know about what it is and how to incorporate it into their teaching practice?
News Item January Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified Feb 01, 2010 02:21 PM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item 20 Minutes with Melissa Currie, MD by Anne Eldridge — last modified Feb 12, 2010 02:31 PM
University of Louisville pediatrician Melissa Currie, MD, recently passed the 2009 child abuse pediatrics certifying exam, making her one of a handful of physicians nationwide who are certified in this newly designated medical specialty.
News Item February Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified Mar 09, 2010 12:44 PM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item UofL doc gives 'first aid' to medical student test takers; makes best-sellers list by Anne Eldridge, HSC Office of Communications and Marketing — last modified Mar 15, 2010 03:06 PM
A seven-hour exam with questions on anatomy, biochemistry, epidemiology, genetics, histology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, pathology, pharmacology, physiology, psychiatry, statistics and medical ethics - the United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 1 exam for second-year medical students is the ultimate academic emergency, the kind of exam that not only tests its victims' brain-power and stamina, but also helps determine the course of their lives.
News Item Administration urges employees to complete campus climate, Great Colleges to Work for surveys by UofL Today — last modified Mar 23, 2010 03:53 PM
Response to a campus climate survey issued Monday to all faculty and staff has been overwhelming, according to the Office of Academic Planning and Accountability.
News Item University operators provide frontline for campus information, technology help by UofL Today — last modified Mar 24, 2010 03:22 PM
Sometimes, before 8 a.m., Sharon Abernathy has answered 200 phone calls.
News Item March Notables by UofL Today — last modified Apr 05, 2010 01:21 PM
A collection of submitted faculty and staff accomplishments and honors.
News Item April Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified May 18, 2010 11:36 AM
A collection of submitted faculty and staff accomplishments and honors.
News Item Community engagement announces grant recipients by UofL Today — last modified May 27, 2010 03:39 PM
The Office of Community Engagement announces the recipients of its Faculty Grant program.
Link UofL faculty member chosen for prestigious fellowship by UofL Today — last modified Jun 03, 2010 02:08 PM
Jill Suttles, PhD, professor of microbiology and immunology at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, has been selected as one of 54 senior women faculty nationwide to participate in the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® (ELAM) Program for Women.
News Item 20 Minutes with Bruce Edwards on securing sensitive data by UofL Today — last modified Jun 07, 2010 03:53 PM
A recently reported campus data breach shows why all University of Louisville faculty, staff and administrators need to be vigilant in securing data.
News Item UofL fresh faces - meet some new students by UofL Today — last modified Jun 10, 2010 02:05 PM
Orientation is underway, and more than 2,000 new students will get their first intensive introduction to campus between now and July.
News Item Summer Faculty/Staff Notables by UofLl Today — last modified Aug 04, 2010 02:25 PM
A collection of submitted faculty/staff accomplishments and honors.
News Item HR Item of Interest: Salary administration policy changes by UofL Today — last modified Jun 25, 2010 10:48 AM
(News from the University of Louisville Human Resources office.)
News Item HR Item of Interest: Shared Leave Policy Changes by UofL Today — last modified Jun 28, 2010 10:50 AM
The Board of Trustees has approved program continuation, a name change and a new policy and accompanying procedures for a program that allows UofL staff employees to share accrued leave with other staff employees.
News Item HR Item of Interest: Staff leave policy revisions by Sam Connally, vice president for human resources — last modified Jul 01, 2010 04:41 PM
Provost Shirley Willihnganz has approved revisions to leave policies intended to promote a more balanced work life for UofL staff employees.
News Item Help choose the next Cards under the Stars movie by UofL Today — last modified Jul 19, 2010 03:15 PM
Voting is open for the final University of Louisville Cards under the Stars family movie night Friday, Aug. 13.
News Item Health Today by UofL Centers for Primary Care physicians — last modified Aug 02, 2010 12:57 PM
(Editor's Note: This is the first of a regular column from health care professionals at UofL. They will feature information ranging from health issues to UofL faculty/staff benefits.)
News Item See who's new at UofL by UofL Today — last modified Aug 25, 2010 09:33 AM
The Human Resources department welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item Overview: Sept. 1 Faculty Senate meeting by UofL Today — last modified Sep 04, 2010 07:35 AM
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item Board of Trustees Sept. 2 meeting summary by UofL Today — last modified Sep 03, 2010 11:15 AM
At a Sept. 2 meeting, the University of Louisville Board of Trustees approved an energy-savings program for the Health Sciences Center and Shelby Campus.
News Item 20 Minutes with Tracey Roberts on faculty newcomer group by UofL Today — last modified Sep 14, 2010 01:24 PM
Tracey Roberts, assistant professor at the Brandeis School of Law, is new to Louisville and to the University of Louisville.
News Item IT announces new e-mail systems for students, employees by UofL Today — last modified Sep 15, 2010 02:07 PM
The University of Louisville will switch e-mail systems for students, faculty and staff over the next 15 months.
News Item Sept. 17: See who's new at UofL by UofL Today — last modified Sep 17, 2010 08:55 AM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item HR provides info on retirement investiment adviser services by Department of Human Resources — last modified Sep 20, 2010 02:34 PM
University of Louisville employees have the option of using a registered investment adviser to manage their university retirement account investments.
News Item Why I do what I do by UofL Today — last modified Sep 21, 2010 06:50 PM
What makes you do what you do?
News Item September Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified Sep 27, 2010 09:52 AM
A collection of campus-submitted faculty and staff notable activity in the areas of exhibits, grants, honors and awards, presentations, publications and professional societies.
News Item Louisville magazine to send survey to UofL employees by UofL Today — last modified Sep 27, 2010 09:58 AM
Louisville magazine wants University of Louisville administrators, faculty and staff to help it decide whether the university deserves to be named Best of Louisville in the magazine's annual Best of Louisville - Employer project.
News Item Overview: Oct. 6 Faculty Senate meeting by UofL Today — last modified Oct 08, 2010 09:27 AM
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item 2010 Staff Recognition Lunch honorees by UofL Today — last modified Oct 11, 2010 12:33 PM
President James Ramsey and other administrators recognized 363 staff Oct. 8 for their service to UofL. Recognition goes to employees when they have been at the university 10 years, and every five years after that.
News Item Spotlight on UofL Cares Charities by UofL Today — last modified Oct 21, 2010 02:28 PM
Each Friday over the next six weeks, the UofL Cares campaign will spotlight one of its companion charitable organizations on UofL Today to showcase the benefits or positive outcomes of supporting its cause.
News Item Oct. 27: See Who's New at UofL by UofL Today — last modified Oct 27, 2010 12:40 PM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item Spotlight on UofL Cares charities by UofL Today — last modified Oct 28, 2010 04:49 PM
Each Friday over the next five weeks, the UofL Cares campaign will spotlight one of its companion charitable organizations on UofL Today to showcase the benefits or positive outcomes of supporting its cause.
News Item Health Today: Cardinal Care by Larry N. Cook, MD, executive vice president for health affairs — last modified Oct 28, 2010 03:30 PM
(Editor's Note: Health Today is a regular column from health care professionals at UofL that features information ranging from health issues to UofL faculty/staff benefits.)
News Item Benefits Open Enrollment starts Monday, Nov. 1 by UofL Today — last modified Oct 29, 2010 04:26 PM
From Monday, Nov. 1, through Monday, Nov. 15, faculty and staff must select their 2011 benefits elections for health, dental and vision plans; flexible spending; and Get Healthy Now.
News Item Faculty Senate gets report from administration by Janene Zaccone, internal communications manager, Communications and Marketing, for the Faculty Senate — last modified Nov 05, 2010 01:29 PM
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item UofL Cares Spotlight: Charting Our Course by UofL Today — last modified Nov 12, 2010 05:39 PM
Each Friday, the UofL Cares campaign will spotlight a charitable organization on UofL Today to showcase the benefits or positive outcomes of supporting its cause. This week's feature is on the university's Charting Our Course campaign:
News Item November Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified Nov 22, 2010 04:29 PM
Campus-submitted faculty and staff notable activity.
News Item UofL Cares Spotlight: Metro United Way turns up the heat by Joe Tolan, president and CEO, Metro United Way — last modified Nov 23, 2010 09:49 AM
This has been one doozy of a campaign season.
News Item Campus Notables by UofL Today — last modified Jan 10, 2011 01:04 PM
A collection of submitted accomplishments and accolades.
News Item See Who's New at UofL - January 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Jan 14, 2011 11:44 AM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item January 2011 Faculty Senate Overview by Janene Zaccone, internal communications manager, Communications and Marketing, for the Faculty Senate — last modified Jan 18, 2011 09:47 AM
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.
News Item Overview: Feb. 2, 2011 Faculty Senate Meeting by Compiled by Janene Zaccone, internal communications manager, Communications and Marketing, for the Faculty Senate — last modified Feb 04, 2011 03:49 PM
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.
News Item See Who's New at UofL - February 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Feb 09, 2011 11:21 AM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item Overview: Feb. 14, 2011 Staff Senate Meeting by Brandy Warren, Communications and Marketing, for the Staff Senate — last modified Feb 17, 2011 11:47 AM
The Staff Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Faculty Senate and Student Government Association. Senators are elected by their peers.
News Item March Faculty Senate Overview by Janene Zaccone, internal communications manager, Communications and Marketing. Compiled for the Faculty Senate. — last modified Mar 04, 2011 04:09 PM
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.
News Item See Who's New at UofL - March 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Mar 09, 2011 02:56 PM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item March Staff Senate Overview by UofL Today — last modified Mar 18, 2011 07:55 AM
The Staff Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Faculty Senate and Student Government Association. Senators are elected by their peers.
News Item Campus Notables - March by UofL Today — last modified Mar 22, 2011 03:29 PM
A collection of submitted faculty and staff notable activity.
News Item Open Walls participant guidelines by UofL Today — last modified Apr 04, 2011 09:45 AM
The Office of Communications and Marketing (OCM), Photographic Archives and the Office of the Provost have teamed up to provide UofL faculty, staff and administrators who are not professional or exhibited artists an opportunity to share their work with other people.
News Item April Faculty Senate Meeting Overview by UofL Today — last modified Apr 07, 2011 01:50 PM
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item Provost recognizes faculty for service to UofL by UofL Today — last modified Apr 12, 2011 04:20 PM
Provost Shirley Willihnganz recognized 65 faculty members for their service to the University of Louisville with a dinner April 7 at the University Club.
News Item See Who's New at UofL - April 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Apr 13, 2011 04:23 PM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item Campus Notables - April by UofL Today — last modified Apr 13, 2011 02:54 PM
A collection of submitted faculty and staff notable activity.
News Item April Staff Senate Overview by UofL Today — last modified Apr 14, 2011 05:02 PM
The Staff Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Faculty Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item May 2011 Faculty Senate Meeting Overview by UofL Today — last modified May 09, 2011 06:54 PM
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.
News Item May Faculty/Staff Notables by UofL Today — last modified May 10, 2011 09:11 AM
Submitted faculty and staff notable activity.
News Item Staff Senate Meeting Overview - May 2011 by UofL Today — last modified May 12, 2011 08:12 AM
The Staff Senate is part of UofL’s shared governance system, which also includes the Faculty Senate and Student Government Association.
News Item See Who's New at UofL - May 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Jul 06, 2011 11:15 AM
Human Resources welcomes new faculty and staff to UofL through a formal orientation process each week.
News Item Benefits Brief: Health condition management programs by UofL Today — last modified Jul 22, 2011 09:38 AM
University of Louisville employees with diabetes or COPD who are covered by UofL health insurance can manage those conditions at no cost through two condition management programs.
News Item June 2011 Faculty Senate Meeting Overview by Zaccone,Janene Gupton — last modified Jun 03, 2011 10:31 AM
The Faculty Senate is part of UofL's shared governance system, which also includes the Staff Senate and the Student Government Association. Senators are elected by their peers.
News Item Officer elections, partnership with HR focus of June Staff Senate meeting by UofL Today — last modified Jun 14, 2011 02:59 PM
The Staff Senate June 13 elected its first new chair - UofL police officer David James - since Brent Fryrear took the post four years ago.
News Item Faculty/Staff Notables - June 2011 by UofL Today — last modified Jun 16, 2011 08:58 AM
Awards, honors and professional activity of note submitted in the past month.
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