Tag: UofL

UofL hosting virtual graduation celebration Saturday

Graduation ceremonies filled with traditional garb and music, uplifting speeches and time-honored rituals are the norm this time of year, giving graduates and their...

UofL’s ‘Melanin 5’ is making history as part of PhD cohort

University of Louisville’s “Melanin 5” is making history as the largest doctoral cohort in the College Student Personnel Program (CSP), housed within UofL’s College...

UofL alumna brings cat café to Louisville to promote adoption

UofL alumna Karla Spencer (’83, ’89) felt called to act after learning that Louisville Metro Animal Services takes in nearly 1,600 animals each year,...

UofL freshmen paddle through course on urban waterways

“I learned that Louisville has a lot of dirty water.” That’s what UofL freshman Cossondra Green observed from a canoe trip down the Ohio River...

UofL fraternity brothers dedicate summer to service

Mahfouz Matthew Batshoun and Antonio Burgess finished the spring semester and were ready to embark on a long-awaited summer – one, looking back, they...

Athletics, raiseRED partner to fight pediatric cancer

When it comes to cancer, everyone is willing to join the fight. It’s what makes University of Louisville’s athletics department’s partnership with raiseRED – the...

UofL alumnus uses law degree for TV

Bryant Smith works with celebrities but is humbled by his past and grateful for the opportunities that enabled him to pursue entertainment law. During his...

UofL grad promotes women’s equity in ROTC Andre Burrell did research...

Captain Andre Burrell teaches and directs the ROTC program at James Madison University. But it was the research he did while getting his masters'...

First-generation graduate strives to be role model Tre'Von Watts is new...

Tre'Von Watts knew he wanted to be a teacher as a youngster growing up in Louisville. Now, the first-generation college student and graduate of the...

UofL student gets fresh start, becomes first-generation graduate

Brittney Ballard is a walking example of “if you don’t succeed at first, try, try again.” She started attending classes at the University of Louisville...