Justin Walker
UofL Law professor nominated to federal bench
President Donald Trump announced plans on June 19, 2019, to nominate Louisville Law Professor Justin Walker to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of...
UofL president Neeli Bendapudi, 55,000 Degrees executive director Mary Gwen Wheeler and JCTC CEO Ty Handy
UofL, community college partners hit reverse degree milestone
The University of Louisville and its community college partners have announced a major milestone – 1,000 reverse degrees have been awarded since fall 2013. Those...
Older adult with hands folded
UofL Trager Institute and Age-Friendly Louisville urge seniors, loved ones to look for signs of abuse
With a growing older adult population, the potential for elder abuse is a problem that affects the health and human rights of seniors. Leaders...
Maria Martinez won a 2019 Ralph Bunche Summer Institute scholarship.
UofL senior wins scholarship to attend summer institute at Duke University
Senior Maria Martinez is one of 15 students who have earned a 2019 Ralph Bunche Summer Institute scholarship. The award encourages students to pursue academic...
Mackenzie Burke (middle, striped shirt) and her fellow UofL students on an ISLP trip in Croatia, spring 2019.
International Service Learning Program offers chance to expand horizons
Editor's note: This is a firsthand account of an ISLP trip to Croatia during the spring semester, written by Mackenzie Burke, an intern in...
Unique program helps UofL’s adult learners earn their degrees
Earning a college degree can be challenging for non-traditional learners who balance a job, family duties and their course work. Joseph Hans, a student in...
Ted Smith, Ph.D.
Beer with a Scientist: How plans for a trip to Mars bring home our dependence on Earth’s environment
At a recent workshop at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to discuss health risks associated with a potential manned mission to Mars, it became...
The 2019 student Fulbright awardees are (top row): Chelsea Flint, Alexander Kaliannan, Elizabeth Schaaf, Seth Drake, Miranda Hale, Noela Botaka. Second row: Samir Kusmic, Eric Hahnert, Natasha Mundkur, Ben Anderson, Ethan Libby Pelletier, Macey Mayes.
UofL produces a dozen 2019 Fulbright Scholars
A dozen UofL alumni have earned 2019 student Fulbright scholarships, a prestigious international award coveted by many high-achieving scholars. The university has had outstanding results...
UofL alumnus uses law degree for TV
Bryant Smith works with celebrities but is humbled by his past and grateful for the opportunities that enabled him to pursue entertainment law. During his...
Carmen Mitchell, center, a doctoral student in the Department of Health Management & Systems Sciences, was selected as the winner of the AcademyHealth Disparities Interest Group’s first student op-ed contest.
UofL doctoral student wins Academy Health’s op-ed contest
Carmen Mitchell, a doctoral student in the School of Public Health and Information Sciences' Department of Health Management & Systems Sciences, was selected as...