UofL alumna becomes one of the youngest female distillers in the country
Elizabeth McCall ('07, '09) has risen through the ranks of Brown-Forman to become one of the youngest female distillers in the country. Nearly 10 years...
College of Business, Athletics partner for leadership program
The University of Louisville College of Business is partnering with the Athletics Department to ensure ethical leadership in college athletics for years to come. The...
The hub is backed by a federal grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
UofL, partners form new regional accelerator hub for biomedical technologies
The University of Louisville, along with partners from academia and industry across the Southeast, is creating a new accelerator hub aimed at getting new...
Smart tag tracking technology developed by Pascal Tags, a UofL student startup. (Credit: Pascal Tags)
UofL student startup a finalist in national college inventor challenge
A University of Louisville student startup has been chosen as a finalist in the 2018 Collegiate Inventors Competition.  The startup, Pascal Tags, was founded by J.B....
Innovative Therapeutix Inc. co-founder Michael Detmer (center) poses after winning the 2018 Venture Sharks business pitch competition, along with University of Louisville staff from the Office of Technology Transfer, ExCITE and the NSF Innovation Corps site program.
Three UofL-born startups snag combined $1.4 million in funding
Three startups with University of Louisville ties recently brought in a combined $1.4 million in funding, according to Greater Louisville Inc., the Louisville chamber of commerce. Those...
Two University of Louisville-born companies have won prestigious Vogt Innovation Awards. (Photo: Greater Louisville Inc.)
Two UofL startups win Vogt Awards
Two University of Louisville-born startups are among the 2018 Vogt Award winners, each of whom will receive training, mentoring and $25,000 in funding. The UofL companies...
UofL’s Conn Center is building a better foundation
Researchers at the Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research in the J.B. Speed School of Engineering will spend the next two years on a...
Drs. Thad Druffel (left), of Bert Thin Films and Mahendra Sunkara (right), of Advanced Energy Materials LLC, spoke at the pilot event of ShareIt, where UofL researchers share their experience with research commercialization.
UofL researcher-entrepreneurs share experiences in new program
A new program at the University of Louisville aims to give researchers a little guidance when trying to commercialize innovations developed here. The Forcht Center...
Maggie Galloway (center front, in the tan blazer), CEO of Inscope Medical Solutions, collects her prize from AOL co-founder Steve Case (to Galloway’s left) after winning the Rise of the Rest pitch competition at the UofL Speed Art Museum.
UofL-born tech startup pitches to Steve Case — and knocks it out of the park
Inscope Medical Solutions, a medical device company born at the University of Louisville, has won $100,000 in tech icon Steve Case’s "Rise of the...
Innovative Therapeutix Inc. co-founder Michael Detmer (center) poses after winning the 2018 Venture Sharks business pitch competition, along with University of Louisville staff from the Office of Technology Transfer, ExCITE and the NSF Innovation Corps site program.
UofL-backed teams swim with the ‘sharks’ (and win)
University of Louisville-backed startups scored a one-two finish in this year’s “Venture Sharks” business pitch competition held on May 2. The companies, Innovative Therapeutix Inc....