Tag: Focused

UofL senior following passion for social justice

McClain Owens, a senior Women's and Gender Studies and Sociology major from Lexington, has found her place at the University of Louisville.  "UofL is a...

UofL swimmer Zach Harting excels in and out of the pool

UofL swimmer Zach Harting surprised the crowd at the Phillips 66 Nationals meet in Irvine, California, in July, when he placed second in the...

Focused: First-generation college student closing in on engineering degree

Sydney Lucas is a first-generation college student and Porter Scholar. She stays active on campus, serving as operations vice president for the Speed School...

UofL student fast tracks path to becoming Air Force JAG officer

Lacey Parham, a senior from Owensboro, is taking advantage of the 3+3 program offered by the Brandeis School of Law that allows her to...

Focused: Dental student’s long journey epitomizes ‘American dream’

Giovanni Ibrahim's journey to the UofL School of Dentistry has been long and daunting. When the incoming senior was just 12 years old, his...

Focused: McConnell Scholar’s interest in the law began at age 5

Alicia Humphrey's dad used to practice flash cards with facts about U.S. presidents. This ignited her interest in political science and the law early...

Focused: PhD student wants to ‘be that voice in the science...

Naomi Charalambakis, a graduate student in the School of Medicine Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, knows exactly what she wants to do after...

Focused: Nursing student takes advantage of UofL’s vast network

Brittney Brown, a senior in UofL's School of Nursing, believes she's ready for what life will throw at her after graduation. Specifically, she plans...