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Dec 03, 2015, 22:00 ET
Susan Holman has received the 2016 Grawemeyer Award in Religion. The University of Louisville and the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary present the award annually. The university also gives Grawemeyer Awards each year for outstanding works in music composition, ideas improving world order, psychology and education. Photo by Camilla Finlay.

Susan Holman wins Grawemeyer Award in Religion

 Both faith-based and human rights organizations work to address global health issues, but divergent ideological approaches can create discord...

Dec 02, 2015, 22:00 ET
Karl Alexander, Linda Olson and the late Doris Entwisle have received the 2016 Grawemeyer Award in Education. The University of Louisville presents the Grawemeyer Awards annually for outstanding works in music composition, ideas improving world order, psychology and education and gives a religion prize jointly with Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

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...

Dec 01, 2015, 22:00 ET
Dr. Steven Maier, professor of psychology and neuroscience and Center for Neuroscience director at the University of Colorado-Boulder, has received the 2016 Grawemeyer Award in Psychology. The University of Louisville presents the Grawemeyer Awards annually for outstanding works in music composition, ideas improving world order, psychology and education and gives a religion prize jointly with Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

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...

Dec 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
Gary Haugen and Victor Boutros have received the 2016 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order. The University of Louisville presents the Grawemeyer Awards annually for outstanding works in music composition, ideas improving world order, psychology and education and gives a religion prize jointly with Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

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...

Nov 24, 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...

Nov 24, 2015, 14:23 ET
Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen received the 2016 Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition for "let me tell you," a song cycle for soprano and orchestra. The University of Louisville presents the Grawemeyer Awards annually for outstanding works in music composition, ideas improving world order, psychology and education and gives a religion prize jointly with Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.  Photo by Lars Skaaning.

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...

Sep 18, 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...

Sep 18, 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...

Sep 17, 2015, 19:18 ET

Universidade de Louisville concede Prêmio Grawemeyer Spirit para Muhammad Ali

Lendário boxeador e humanitário homenageado por inspirar os outros e afetar a mudança positiva A Universidade de Louisville...

Sep 17, 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...

Sep 17, 2015, 18:53 ET

La Universidad de Louisville entrega el Premio Grawemeyer Spirit a Muhammad Ali

La Universidad de Louisville entregó hoy el Premio Grawemeyer Spirit inaugural a Muhammad Ali en una ceremonia pública celebrada en el...

Sep 17, 2015, 16:06 ET
University of Louisville President James R. Ramsey presenting Muhammad Ali with the inaugural Grawemeyer Spirit Award.

University of Louisville presents Grawemeyer Spirit Award to Muhammad Ali

Legendary boxer and humanitarian honored for inspiring others and bringing positive change  The University of Louisville today...

Aug 11, 2015, 13:15 ET
University of Louisville to honor Muhammad Ali with inaugural Grawemeyer Spirit Award

UofL to honor Muhammad Ali with inaugural Grawemeyer Spirit Award

The University of Louisville will pay tribute to Muhammad Ali in a free, public ceremony Sept. 17 as the legendary boxer and humanitarian receives...

Apr 24, 2015, 06:00 ET

New Data Shows Irreversible Electroporation Nearly Doubles Overall Survival of Patients with Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer When Added to Standard Therapy

University of Louisville announced today results from the Soft Tissue Ablation Registry (STAR), demonstrating that irreversible electroporation...

Dec 04, 2014, 22:00 ET
Willie James Jennings

Jennings wins Grawemeyer religion prize

Why has Christianity, a religion based on love, failed in its attempts to heal racial division? The Rev. Dr. Willie James Jennings, associate...

Dec 03, 2014, 22:00 ET
Andy Hargreaves

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...

Dec 02, 2014, 22:00 ET
James McGaugh

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...

Dec 01, 2014, 22:00 ET
Mark Weiner

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...

Nov 30, 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...

Nov 30, 2014, 22:00 ET
Wolfgang Rihm

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...