Tag: STEM

UofL wins NSF grant to improve STEM equity

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $1 million grant to the University of Louisville to improve faculty equity in science, technology, engineering and...

UofL researchers studying ways to better engage STEM students

A lot of high school students dream of one day becoming doctors, engineers and other professionals in the blossoming STEM fields – science, technology,...

Speed School camp inspires future engineers to solve big problems

The enthusiastic group was small, but mighty. Eight students from The Academy@Shawnee spent three days at the University of Louisville earlier this week getting inspired...

UofL’s new Bridges to Baccalaureate initiative provides pipeline to STEM programs

A new initiative called the UofL Bridges to Baccalaureate program will provide a pipeline of support and mentoring for underrepresented and economically disadvantaged students...

UofL teams up with Humana Foundation, Interapt to launch community tech...

The Humana Foundation, Interapt and the University of Louisville are partnering to bring a paid, immersive training program that teaches high-demand IT skills to...

Two UofL students named Goldwater Scholars

UofL is celebrating the announcement of two Goldwater Scholars: juniors Praneeth Goli and Garrett McGrady. The recipients were announced today for the prominent award, which...

UofL space camp excites kids about STEM careers

Building paper rockets, eating like astronauts and creating “rocket fuel” were some of the activities kids got to enjoy at UofL’s Space Adventure Camp. The...

UofL professors educating Kentucky’s teachers on big data, computer science

Two University of Louisville professors hope their summer spent educating educators has a ripple effect on students throughout Kentucky public schools. Professors Stephanie Philipp from...

Louisville Society for Neuroscience top in the nation for encouraging interest...

How would scientists go about encouraging interest in their field and educating the public about science? Members of the Louisville chapter of the Society...

UofL partnership supports women, minority entrepreneurs

Ask any entrepreneur— founding a business is hard. But a new University of Louisville partnership is working to make it a little easier, especially...