Tag: Commencement

UofL experience has given commencement speakers clear vision for what’s next

This weekend, more than 3,000 students will graduate from the University of Louisville. Two of their peers, Alexandra Hicks-Chambers and Sarah Taheri, will speak at...

Grad student faces ‘cancer beast,’ leverages experience to help others

Barbara Martin is fighting an enemy that has ravaged her friends and family. “I’m going to fight this cancer beast,” said the breast cancer survivor...

UofL student lays the groundwork for Fortune 500 career

Punit Naran received his diploma from the College of Business during UofL's commencement ceremony May 11. That following Monday, the Computer Information Systems major...

UofL student finds passion in dual role as student, guardian

Amanda Lee started classes at the University of Louisville in the fall of 2013, facing all of the same challenges as any other college...

Rwandan refugee set to graduate from UofL Friday

Carine Basenge officially graduates from the University of Louisville on Friday with a degree in Psychology. Basenge was born in Rwanda, but her parents fled...

December graduate’s path change leads to science policy role on Capitol...

Naomi Charalambakis is a scientist at heart. She is filled with curiosity and isn’t afraid to take risks to find solutions. It’s those same traits...

More than 1,300 students set to graduate next week

Evan Gora, who is earning a doctoral degree in biology, is the scheduled student speaker as more than 1,300 UofL students graduate in a...

Commencement: A day of beginnings and endings

UofL’s May 12 commencement brought an especially large crowd. Officials estimate there were about 15,000 attendees at the two ceremonies (the first ceremony was at...

More than 3,200 Cardinals to graduate May 12

Spring commencement is set for May 12 at the downtown KFC Yum! Center. Of the more than 3,200 students on track to graduate this...

Lessons in perseverance: UofL grads take unconventional routes to earn degrees

For many students, the journey to graduation day is marked by stops, starts, potholes and U-turns. Such uncharted journeys can reveal a strength of character...