Tag: Grand Challenges

Internship and co-op opportunities rise despite global pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on health guidelines, business operation procedures and how students are able to receive their education. But for...

UofL research teams chosen for prestigious national innovation program Program provides...

Two University of Louisville research teams have been chosen to participate in a prestigious, nationally competitive innovation program through the National Science Foundation.  The NSF’s...

UofL’s contribution to Louisville’s ‘equitable economic recovery’ featured in Forbes

The City of Louisville was recently in the spotlight for a Forbes article about “equitable economic recovery.” What that means exactly is the ability...

UofL cell therapy startup acquired by publicly-traded biotech firm UofL to...

A University of Louisville-born startup using innovative personalized cell therapies to help patients with pancreatitis and other conditions has been acquired by publicly traded...

UofL once again named ‘Best of the Best’ for LGBTQ friendliness

The University of Louisville has been named among America’s “Best of the Best” LGBTQ-friendly universities for the sixth year. UofL earned five out of five...

UofL-born company secures an additional $115 million to advance cell therapy...

A company born at the University of Louisville has raised an additional $115 million to further develop a therapy that could improve the lives...

UofL creates Los Cardenales group for Hispanic/Latinx student-athletes

National Hispanic Heritage Month, which lasts from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, was created to celebrate the histories, cultures and contributions of Americans with...

UofL to advance carbon dioxide reduction research with new DOE grant

Researchers at the University of Louisville Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research and Department of Chemistry are working to convert the greenhouse gas carbon...

Despite many unknowns, raiseRED will continue raising money #ForTheKids

The show will go on. We’re just not quite sure what it will look like at this time. raiseRED Dance Marathon, UofL’s largest student-run philanthropic organization,...

UofL to launch health care cybersecurity curriculum with $6.3M from NSA...

The University of Louisville will develop a curriculum to increase cybersecurity talent specifically focused on health care thanks to a $6 million in funding...