June 20, 2012 - 5:44pm
Louisville’s Shoni Schimmel
Shimmel was the only current student-athlete invited to be part of the panels.
University of Louisville standout women’s basketball guard Shoni Schimmel was part of a five person panel at the White House this afternoon, celebrating the opportunities that Title IX has afforded women and girls across America in the 40 years since its enactment.  Schimmel spoke on the...
December 19, 2011 - 12:42pm
At University of Louisville women’s basketball games, I sit where I can watch head coach Jeff Walz. All by himself, he is worth the price of admission. He gets excited. About everything. If basketball is a dance, he is the prima ballerina — arms in the air one moment, hands on hips the next. Lips twisted for a growl. Shouting, shouting, shouting! Yet when U of L made a video of him inviting students to use the school’s new online course-evaluation program, he read from a script. Way boring.
This article appears in the December 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com. **use this link https://www.loumag.com/subscribe.aspx Had the university just let Walz yell at students the way he yells at players during a game, they would have overwhelmed the...