Donor Spotlight: Timir Banerjee
At his Simpsonville farm, Timir Banerjee embraces his own four H’s: hemp, honey, hay and hogs.    As far as UofL is concerned, he should add...
Becoming their hero Sophomore Nico Thom started a nonprofit to teach girls they can be whatever they want
Once upon a time a high school student in Northern Kentucky had a dream that girls would strive for more than a fairy-tale future...
From voice to visibility Music professor provides solace and empowerment for refugees across the world
“Bravo to you.” Anna Petrova praised her new student Behnam, a teenager from Afghanistan, as he pinpointed C sharp on the keyboard. Their lesson was halfway...
The disruptors UofL professors are upending the way the world works by bringing futuristic technologies to the present
Disruptive technologies are — well, they’re disruptive. They have the power to create and upset whole industries and change how we live and work. Think shopping before...
So to speak Linguist’s quest to share native language is personal, professional
A mother reading a bedtime story to her child is a universal image that evokes a nostalgic smile. But what if that woman could not...
Ready to run Our new football coach takes inspiration from the city's signature sport to preview the upcoming season
When Scott Satterfield attended the Kentucky Derby this year, it wasn’t only his first time at the city’s signature event but also his first...
Training for tragedy Madison Kommor began a first-of-its-kind program for future medical students to prep for disaster
When the first explosions and gunshots echoed across UofL’s Health Sciences Center, fourth-year medical student Madison Kommor almost forgot they were simulated. The sounds...
Say what?
The university’s latest graduating class walked across the commencement stage in May and without saying a word, the graduates left a lasting message. Decorated...
Providing a path for exploration Student scholarship supports conference travel
For a student researcher, the experience of presenting at conferences is invaluable. But for a college student, the ability to attend such events comes...
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...