Tag: Commencement 2020

December grad took 21 years to earn degree. She’s not stopping...

In 2004, Kelly Rowan Burrell was one class away from earning her degree in sociology. She actually walked across the commencement stage in spring...

Civil rights champion Catherine Fosl wins 2020 Trustees Award

Catherine Fosl, professor of women’s, gender and sexuality studies and founding director of the Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research (ABI) in the...

Timing’s everything: Graduate grateful she decided to ‘go for it’

Rachel Torres admits that her route to getting her UofL master’s degree in exercise physiology this year was long and circuitous. But the timing...

UofL Law student balances final semester with National Guard duties during...

The end of Alixis Russell’s law school career isn’t turning out the way she expected. As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Russell and her...