January 22, 2013 - 11:56am
Former political prisoner, Harry Wu, discusses human rights in China at UofL
Imprisoned for two decades in Chinese prison camps for his political viewpoints, Harry Wu now has a story and a message to share in the fight for human rights. Join him in conjunction with UofL for a special lecture tomorrow, Wednesday, January 23rd at 7pm.
All life is suffering. This is one of those small sentences that become permanently stained on your sense of Self.  It is something I took away from a class on East Asian Religion eons ago and has made me feel the right kind of gray and still and calm in the deep parts of the night when I...
September 10, 2012 - 9:21pm
KFC Beijing
"Kentucky Health existence hidden. Food security exists a serious problem."
In Beijing, China, yesterday afternoon, a wealthy businessman named Yang Lin complained to the manager of the KFC Restaurant over on Jinghan Avenue that he watched an employee handle the food in an unsanitary manner.   When the manager did not apologize or respond to the complaint in a...
July 29, 2012 - 8:02pm
Journalist and author, James Fallows, presents ‘China Airborne’ at the Library
The writer and journalist discusses China’s plans for aeronautics in his latest book ‘China Airborne’. Join him at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch tomorrow evening, Wednesday, May 23rd, at 7pm.
In the wake of today’s first commercially funded rocket launch in Cape Canaveral, the future of human space travel is inching ever-so tantalizingly close to becoming as casual as a drive to Starbucks.  Decades after Man first left footprints on the face of our lone, beloved satellite (...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
by Eve Lee
East meets West in free musical performance Wednesday
It’s the week you’re most likely to hear “My Old Kentucky Home,” but have you ever heard it performed by a Chinese-American choir? This coming Wednesday, May 4, Chinese and Western entertainment will converge in the free, public “Concert on the Yangtze and Ohio Rivers” at the University of...
November 17, 2010 - 9:45am
Blonde hair, blue eyes Miss World, Alexandria Mills returns to the great city of Louisville. Mayor Jerry Abramson welcomed back, reigning Miss World, and honored her with the Distinguished Citizen Award. View the video of her being honored, her modeling video, and additional pictures.
Blonde hair, blue eyes Miss World, Alexandria Mills, returns to the great city of Louisville. Mayor Jerry Abramson welcomed back, reigning Miss World, and honored her with the Distinguished Citizen Award. View the video of her being honored, her modeling video, and additional pictures.