Tag: Mayor Greg Fischer

Closing the tech gap: UofL, IBM partnership aims to prepare next-generation...

The University of Louisville and IBM announced a partnership that includes the establishment of an IBM Skills Academy focused on digital learning and technology...

UofL launches renovation of downtown building for optimal aging institute

With the ceremonial swing of sledgehammers, renovation has begun on the new home of the University of Louisville Trager Institute at 204 E. Market...

UofL partners on $5 million initiative for trauma-resilient community

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and University of Louisville and Centerstone Kentucky officials announced Nov. 12 that the city has been awarded a $5 million,...

UofL contributing to goal of becoming ‘America’s Aging Capital’

In January, Forbes published a piece outlining why Louisville is becoming “America’s Aging Capital.” The article pointed out that Louisville is home to the largest...

UofL, Kindred open on-campus tech innovation center

The University of Louisville was “buzzing” with activity Thursday, as leaders marked an innovative new partnership with Kindred Healthcare. The partnership, called the Hive, focuses...

Louisville Mayor Fischer encourages UofL students to get involved

A little more than 400 UofL students were welcomed by Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer Thursday morning at the annual SOUL (Student Outreach Uniting Louisville)...

Welcome Week activities to kick off fall semester

It’s that time of year again. On Wednesday, UofL will welcome nearly 2,700 freshmen with more than 50 events and activities as part of Welcome...

Dr. Sarah Moyer named director of Department of Public Health and...

Mayor Greg Fischer has named Sarah S. Moyer, MD, MPH, the new director of the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness. “I am...

UofL’s Justin Mog wins city’s 2017 environmental leadership award

If you spot UofL’s Justin Mog zipping past on his bike, give him a (green) thumbs up. On Monday, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer awarded Mog...

Gray Street Farmers Market joins association to make healthy, local food...

The Louisville Farmers Market Association is a new group that will work to support local farmers markets, farmers and food producers to create access...