September 22, 2011 - 11:28am
by Eve Lee
Free lecture Friday night; more in-depth workshops on Saturday
Thomas Merton died more than 40 years ago, but his voice still resounds—and his visionary take on the pervasiveness of technology still startlingly prescient. Based on a quote from the famed monk’s 1968 work Faith and Violence, “Can contemplation still find a place in the world of...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
by Eve Lee
UofL's Belknap Campus to pull out all the stops Saturday
Fall festivities will kick off in a big way this weekend when the University of Louisville Belknap Campus hosts a block party this coming Saturday, September 24. The block of Cardinal Boulevard between Third and Fourth streets—directly outside of Cardinal Town—promises to be a hub of...
September 20, 2011 - 12:43pm
by Eve Lee
World Peace Day marked
Peaceniks on a college campus—imagine that! Still, the efforts of your parents’ collegiate peace marches have not been forgotten, as the University of Louisville celebrates World Peace Day (also known as the United Nations International Day of Peace) tomorrow, Wednesday, September 21.
September 20, 2011 - 11:48am
They Might Be Giants returns to Louisville to send off the last Waterfront Wednesday of the year. The band's other half, John Flansburgh, takes a moment to discuss the new record and sketchy situations.
We may not be aware, but we have all experienced They Might Be Giants in one form or another. As a child I unknowingly witnessed their work watching Tiny Toons and Malcolm in the Middle and never imagined I’d be coming back to question the entity behind it all. They were still an established...
September 16, 2011 - 8:15am
by Eve Lee
'Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals' to run through November 28
Jews weren’t the only ones singled out for persecution and death by the Third Reich. A traveling exhibit from the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, “Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals: 1933-1945,” will be on display at the University of Louisville’s Ekstrom Library beginning...