Tag: UofL alumni

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 becomes 34th institution honored by University Club of Washington, DC

On Wednesday night, the University of Louisville crest was added to the prestigious University Club of Washington, DC. With a formal unveiling ceremony featuring...

Alumni Association celebrates exceptional graduates

The University of Louisville has fostered some of the most brilliant minds across the spectrum, including a dentist who provides free care to underprivileged...

UofL’s ‘handstand man’ celebrates 50 years in the U.S.

UofL basketball fans know him as the "handstand man,"  the guy who did handstands on the railings during games at Freedom Hall. He's Sedat...

UofL has deep ties to Forecastle Festival

Louisville will be at the center of the music universe this weekend, as more than 75,000 people descend on Waterfront Park to hear an...

2018 UofL graduate lands job as Grand Canyon park ranger

While a student at SPHIS (now alumna) Emily Sweet, MPH, was able to utilize her public health skills to create a unique practicum experience...

Cardinal alum makes major impact in Senegal

Gorgui Dieng, a center on the Minnesota Timberwolves and former Louisville Cardinal, has partnered with Minneapolis non-profit MATTER on a number of projects in...

Memorial Day origins trace back to UofL grad

The following story was originally published on May 25, 2005. It has been modified.  As dignitaries gather at Arlington National Cemetery and towns across the...

UofL double-alum named Small Business Leader of the Year

University of Louisville double-alum Tendai Charasika has been named Small Business Leader of the Year by the city’s chamber of commerce, Greater Louisville Inc.  Charasika...

UofL-born tech startup pitches to Steve Case — and knocks it...

Inscope Medical Solutions, a medical device company born at the University of Louisville, has won $100,000 in tech icon Steve Case’s "Rise of the...