Tag: alumni

UofL surprises veteran with degree

Larry McKillip served his country when asked, spending two years in Vietnam. He later enrolled at the University of Louisville, but left to take...

Alumna co-founds Kentucky cultural exchange

Driving through the narrow streets of downtown Louisville with towering buildings all around, it can be easy to forget the softer side of Kentucky...

Lifting barriers and finding voices: UofL Magazine features professor who aids...

Faculty pianist Anna Petrova and her musical partner, Molly Carr, took their show on the road to help elevate the arts and bring a...

Meet the 2019 Alumni Award winners

Whether it’s breaking the race barrier for future nursing students, helping thousands of students make the decision to attend UofL, or pioneering the first...

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...

UofL grad promotes women’s equity in ROTC Andre Burrell did research...

Captain Andre Burrell teaches and directs the ROTC program at James Madison University. But it was the research he did while getting his masters'...

First-generation graduate strives to be role model Tre'Von Watts is new...

Tre'Von Watts knew he wanted to be a teacher as a youngster growing up in Louisville. Now, the first-generation college student and graduate of the...

Alumna wins 2019 Woman of Distinction award

UofL graduate Sadiqa Reynold ('93) has added another accolade to her long list of achievements. She was recently awarded the 2019 Woman of Distinction...

Muhammad Ali’s youngest son forges his own path through UofL

Asaad Ali grew up in one of Louisville's most famous families, as the youngest son of Muhammad Ali. Now he is part of a...

Walking the walk: Three UofL alums start the city’s only bourbon-tasting...

What started off as an experiment has turned into a second full-time job for Danielle Huenefeld ’10. Huenefeld, her husband, Andy Huenefeld ’06, and friend...