Tag: empowering our community

UofL recognized as top school for Black students pursuing a criminal...

The University of Louisville provides Black students pursing a criminal justice degree one of the “most enriching educations leading to well-paying jobs.” This is...

School of Medicine establishes endowed fund to combat racial inequality Goal...

UofL medical faculty leaders have pledged $50,000 toward a $1 million goal to address long-standing racial inequities in medical education. The University of Louisville School...

UofL Athletics expands diversity, equity and inclusion efforts

University of Louisville Athletics has been active with a series of sustained initiatives that focuses on diversity, inclusion, social responsibility and ending systemic racism. In...

UofL’s Brandeis School of Law launches ‘Breonna Taylor’s Louisville’ class

The death of Breonna Taylor in March helped spark a global movement and elevated #SayHerName to a national rallying cry. No doubt some of the...

President Bendapudi announces plan for UofL to become ‘premier anti-racist metropolitan...

University of Louisville President Neeli Bendapudi today announced a goal to become the “premier anti-racist metropolitan research university in the country.” To guide us toward...

UofL researcher examines school resource officers’ approach to students of different...

A recently published study by a UofL professor discovered school resource officers assess threats differently based on the racial makeup of their school. In “Protecting...

UofL selects Grand Challenges as priority research areas Now, seeks additional...

How will we empower our communities? How will we advance human health beyond disease? And how will we engineer a future economy built on...

UofL, JCPS launch residency program to increase pool of diverse teachers

The University of Louisville and the Jefferson County Public Schools system have teamed up to launch the Louisville Teacher Residency program. The objective of...