Tag: McConnell Center

McConnell Center explores if it matters who is president

During his first month in office, President Donald Trump has proven to be as polarizing as commander-in-chief as he was as a presidential candidate....

Kentucky Secretary of State kicks off Statewide Civic Engagement Tour at...

The McConnell Center was a hotbed of civic activity Jan. 26. Not only did the center present its findings from the 2016 Kentucky Civic Health Index,...

McConnell Scholars headed to national Moot Court showdown Fantastic freshmen punch...

This time last year, Dasha Kolyaskina and Jasper Noble were looking forward to their final semester of high school. This year, the two freshman...

McConnell talks Trump during campus press conference

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell talked with members of the press at the McConnell Center for the first time since Tuesday night’s presidential...

McConnell Center celebrates Silver Anniversary with nine new scholars

The McConnell Center is celebrating its 25th anniversary by welcoming nine new McConnell Scholars to the Belknap campus this fall. Throughout the last quarter century...

Army War College Fellow: UofL was the first choice In its...

It’s not unusual to find maps in the McConnell Center. But the torn, well-used map hanging in Col. Archie S. Herndon Jr.’s office is...

McConnell Center’s moot court team ranked among the best in the...

The McConnell Center’s moot court program was recently named a top 20 program by the American Collegiate Moot Court Association (ACMA). This puts the...

McConnell Center series has brought a bevy of political heavyweights to...

Throughout the past 25 years, McConnell Center has made a lasting impact on the Kentuckiana region, funding more than $3.5 million in student scholarships and...

McConnell Center celebrates quarter century with ‘25 for 25’ The center...

Throughout the last 25 years, the McConnell Center has grown by leaps and bounds. Founded in 1991, the non-partisan center identifies, recruits, and nurtures Kentucky’s...

UofL one of 10 universities nationwide participating in U.S. Army War...

Five U.S. Army War College students and members of the Eisenhower Series College Program will speak on current social issues and the impact on...