All posts tagged "grant"

  • New human resources policies concern staff

    By Joseph Lyell — Senators went to bat for their departments’ employees who had been reclassified as hourly workers at the Nov. 13 Staff Senate meeting. They expressed concern over the university’s revised Fair Labor Standards Act...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Kent School battles turnover in child welfare workforce

    By Joseph Lyell — U of L’s Kent School of Social Work has been given a large part in a federally funded research grant that aims to cut down on staff turnover in child welfare agencies. With...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • U of L grant aims to better coordinate elder care

    By Hannah Esrock– The U of L Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging has received a $2.55 million grant that will benefit greater Louisville’s aging population. The Institute set a number of goals for this new...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    U of L and UK receive National Science Foundation grant

    The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky a $3.76 million grant to create a national center of excellence in micro/nanotechnology. The announcement was made Sept. 21. 16 universities were awarded...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • Helmsley Trust donates $5.5 million to U of L cancer research

    By Simon Isham– The U of L program for plant-based drug and vaccine development received a $5.5 million grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The university plans to use the grant to for...

    • Posted May 16, 2014
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  • Dental and nursing programs to share $1.1 million grant

    By Genevieve Mills– Thinking of nursing and dentistry as two completely unique and separate will soon become old-fashioned, at least at U of L, where the two schools are now working on collaborating to provide better all-around...

    • Posted November 13, 2012
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  • Grant program prepares students for college

    By James El-Mallakh– If you ask a freshman in high school what year he or she will graduate, one would answer 2016. But according to Kim Millard the answer is 2020, which is the year that student...

    • Posted May 3, 2012
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  • U of L receives $600,000 grant to research heart health

    By James El-Mallakh– Putting the “Card” in cardiovascular research, the University of Louisville has received four separate research grants totaling $660,000 over a period of four years by the American Heart Association. The grants awarded in June...

    • Posted November 15, 2011
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  • U of L receives grant for special education training

    By Rea Hodge– The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $1.2 million grant to the University of Louisville to train doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows in Response To Intervention. RTI is a teaching model designed to...

    • Posted November 13, 2011
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  • U of L recieves Susan G. Komen grant to research breast cancer disparities

    By Caitlyn Crenshaw– The University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences has established a training program for post-baccalaureate students, made possible with a grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure, which researches different...

    • Posted November 13, 2011
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