May 9, 2011 - 11:08am
Fiction, poetry, nonfiction, screenwriting and children's lit authors to speak
The Festival of Contemporary Writing, the state’s largest fall-spring reading series, will be held May 14-21 at Spalding University. The event will feature free readings by faculty, guests and alumni of Spalding University’s brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing program. This...
May 3, 2011 - 9:54am
Free lecture on 'Curing Invisible Cancer'
Dr. James D. Watson, who shared the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology with Francis Crick and Maurice Wilkins, will present a free talk, “Curing Incurable Cancer,” at 10 a.m. this coming Thursday, May 5 at the Brown Theater, 315 W. Broadway.
July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
New Bellarmine mascot takes on a regal air
Mascots can be endearing; they can also be scary. Bellarmine University’s last incarnation of its mascot, the Bellarmine Knight (below), bore a distinct resemblance to Buzz Lightyear but was far from beloved. “The new mascot replaces one that was often described as ‘creepy,...
May 2, 2011 - 1:27pm
2010 Chemistry winner to lecture May 9, 10
Nobel Prize-winning chemist and Purdue University professor Ei-ichi Negishi (ay-EE’-chee nah-GEE’-shee) will talk about the path that led to his scientific successes next Monday, May 9 and Tuesday, May 10 at the University of Louisville. The free, public, general-interest lecture, “Pursuit of...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
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...