Tag: Grawemeyer Awards

Grawemeyer Award winners take center stage

The power of new ideas took center stage last week when recipients of the 2019 Grawemeyer Awards came to Louisville to present their award-winning...

The 2019 Grawemeyer Award winners named

A one-hour concerto blending instruments from diverse cultures. A measurement tool designed to advance human rights. A theory showing how drug addiction works in...

Grawemeyer Award winners discuss their ideas

Winners of the 2018 Grawemeyer Awards were in Louisville April 10-12 to give free, public presentations about their award-winning ideas. The honorees included a celebrated...

2018 Grawemeyer Awards announced

Winners of the 2018 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Awards were announced last week. Honorees include a celebrated music composer, an advocate for the overhaul of...

Grawemeyer Award recipients: Inspiration, innovation and action for a better world

“We’re going to engage you in a discussion of a political, controversial issue,” said Paula McAvoy to the nearly 30 Central High School students...

2017 Grawemeyer Award winners announced

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” – Robin Williams The Grawemeyer Awards have been a longstanding tradition at...

Honoring ideas that inspire humanity 2016 recipients discuss their Grawemeyer Award-winning...

“It validates these ideas and says that they really matter,” said Susan R. Holman of winning the 2016 Grawemeyer Award in Religion. “It is...

CEHD Dean Larson co-chairing Presidential Session on educational reform

University of Louisville College of Education and Human Development Dean Ann Larson is co-chair of an April 11 Presidential Session at the 2016 American...