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02 Dec, 2016, 10:00 ET Marsha Linehan wins Grawemeyer Award for Psychology

A University of Washington psychology professor who developed a therapy to treat chronically suicidal patients and extended its power to help...


30 Nov, 2016, 22:00 ET Diana Hess and Paula McAvoy win Grawemeyer Award in Education

Immigration. Gun control. Abortion. Gay rights. Religion. Are these and other polarizing topics too controversial to be discussed in today's high...


29 Nov, 2016, 22:00 ET Dana Burde wins Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

Education and political science scholar and former aid worker Dana Burde has won the 2017 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas...


28 Nov, 2016, 22:00 ET Andrew Norman wins Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition

"Play," a 47-minute orchestral work by American composer Andrew Norman, is the winner of the prestigious 2017 University of Louisville Grawemeyer...


02 Dec, 2015, 22:00 ET Alexander, Olson and Entwisle win Grawemeyer Award in Education

Those born into poverty are unlikely to escape it—even if they have access to better opportunities through education. That's a key conclusion...


01 Dec, 2015, 22:00 ET Steven Maier wins Grawemeyer Award in Psychology

 A scientist who discovered a brain mechanism that not only produces resilience to trauma but also aids in coping with future adversity has won...


01 Dec, 2015, 08:00 ET Gary Haugen and Victor Boutros win Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

The absence of law enforcement in developing countries undermines the fight against global poverty. This theory, explored in the 2014 book The...


24 Nov, 2015, 17:21 ET Hans Abrahamsen vinder Grawemeyer-prisen for musikkompositioner

 "let me tell you", en sangcyklus for sopran og orkester, har belønnet den danske komponist Hans Abrahamsen med Grawemeyer-prisen for...


24 Nov, 2015, 14:23 ET Hans Abrahamsen wins Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition

 let me tell you, a song cycle for soprano and orchestra, has earned Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen the 2016 Grawemeyer Award for Music...


18 Sep, 2015, 06:08 ET La University of Louisville presenta el Grawemeyer Spirit Award a Muhammad Ali

El legendario boxeador y humanitario es galardonado por inspirar a otros y afectar a un cambio positivo La University of Louisville ha presentado...


18 Sep, 2015, 05:53 ET L'Université de Louisville décerne la récompense Grawemeyer Spirit Award à Muhammad Ali

Hommage au boxeur légendaire et humaniste ayant inspiré autrui et suscité un changement positif L'Université de Louisville a rendu hommage à...


17 Sep, 2015, 19:11 ET University of Louisville vergibt Grawemeyer Spirit Award an Muhammad Ali

Boxlegende und Menschenfreund geehrt als Quelle von Inspiration und positiver Veränderung Die University of Louisville hat heute den ersten...


03 Dec, 2014, 22:00 ET Hargreaves, Fullan win Grawemeyer education award

Treat them with respect, let them learn from their peers and give them the freedom to make decisions as a team. That's the formula for developing...


02 Dec, 2014, 22:00 ET McGaugh wins Grawemeyer psychology prize

A brain scientist who helped explain how our emotions affect what we learn and remember has won the 2015 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award...


01 Dec, 2014, 22:00 ET Weiner wins Grawemeyer world order prize

Understanding clan-based cultures is critical to the survival of modern democracies, says a legal historian who has won the 2015 University of...


30 Nov, 2014, 22:00 ET Rihm wins Grawemeyer music prize

"IN-SCHRIFT 2," an orchestral work that explores the boundaries of musical space, has earned German composer Wolfgang Rihm the 2015 University of...


30 Nov, 2014, 22:00 ET Rihm wird mit dem Grawemeyer-Musikpreis geehrt

„IN-SCHRIFT 2", ein Orchesterwerk, das die Grenzen des musikalischen Raums erkundet, hat dem deutschen Komponisten Wolfgang Rihm den von der...


05 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Luhrmann wins Grawemeyer religion prize

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American evangelical practices of prayer can train the mind to experience God, says...


04 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Ravitch wins Grawemeyer education award

Education historian Diane Ravitch once supported education reform, but now she sees it as a series of "mistaken policies" that have corrupted...


03 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Damasio wins Grawemeyer psychology award

A California scholar who proposed that emotions play an integral role in human reasoning and decision-making has won the 2014 University of...


02 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Hymans wins Grawemeyer world order prize

A book explaining why nuclear weapons programs in many developing nations have been prone to inefficiency and failure has won the 2014 University...


01 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Zivkovic wins Grawemeyer music prize

"On the Guarding of the Heart," a piece for chamber orchestra by Serbian-born composer Djuro Zivkovic (joo-ROH' zhiv-KOH'-veetz), has won the 2014...


01 Dec, 2013, 22:00 ET Zivkovic får Grawemeyer-priset i musik

"On the Guarding of the Heart," ett stycke för kammarorkester av den serbienfödde kompositören Djuro Zivkovic, har vunnit  University of...


20 Nov, 2013, 14:30 ET Grätzel gewinnt ersten UofL-Preis für erneuerbare Energie

Der Schweizer Chemiker Michael Grätzel – bekannt für die Erfindung einer neuen Solarzelle, die im Vergleich zu Solarzellen auf...


20 Nov, 2013, 14:30 ET Graetzel gana el primer premio de la UofL a la energía renovable

El químico suizo Michael Graetzel, conocido por su descubrimiento de una nueva célula solar que resulta más sencilla y...