Delivering on Potential

For some students, a part-time summer job in high school helps to fund your weekends. It puts gas in the car, some cash in your pocket. For others, part-time work helps support the family, offers a nest egg for college. These are rarely the jobs we wou…

For some students, a part-time summer job in high school helps to fund your weekends. It puts gas in the car, some cash in your pocket. For others, part-time work helps support the family, offers a nest egg for college. These are rarely the jobs we would attach to a future “career.” The reality of...

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Practice Positivity

The Project on Positive Leadership was founded at UofL in 2018 to promote the spread of positive leadership worldwide. From working with UofL Athletics to developing tools and expanding research, the Project has been very active since its inception. It…

The Project on Positive Leadership was founded at UofL in 2018 to promote the spread of positive leadership worldwide. From working with UofL Athletics to developing tools and expanding research, the Project has been very active since its inception. It is currently preparing to ramp up its work at the College of Business with a...

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A Message from The College of Business Diversity & Inclusion Committee

The College of Business D&I Committee joins our Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) students, staff, faculty, and alumni as well as people everywhere, in mourning the victims of Tuesday’s senseless shootings in Atlanta. Regardless of the rhe…

The College of Business D&I Committee joins our Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) students, staff, faculty, and alumni as well as people everywhere, in mourning the victims of Tuesday’s senseless shootings in Atlanta. Regardless of the rhetoric of motive surrounding this active case, these murders are just the latest in a disturbing trend of...

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Instilling Confidence

Dr. Haleh Karimi’s twenty-year journey in IT has provided her with the experience and empathy to inspire tomorrow’s professionals beyond the technical demands. At the core of the best teachers and mentors is a capacity to take a spark and bring it to f…

Dr. Haleh Karimi’s twenty-year journey in IT has provided her with the experience and empathy to inspire tomorrow’s professionals beyond the technical demands. At the core of the best teachers and mentors is a capacity to take a spark and bring it to flame — providing the oxygen-rich atmosphere that ignites imagination and illuminates a...

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The Art(s) of Business

Alison Addie is a triple threat, offering a mix of the arts with a business sensibility with an eye towards community engagement. Originally a music performance major at The Ohio State University, the flutist felt something was missing —  at the s…

Alison Addie is a triple threat, offering a mix of the arts with a business sensibility with an eye towards community engagement. Originally a music performance major at The Ohio State University, the flutist felt something was missing —  at the school and in her path. “I wasn’t getting the practical side, that entrepreneurial or...

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Constancy Through Change

Katherine Haynes started at the College of Business back in 2002.In her 18 years at UofL, she has worked under three deans (plus an interim dean), seen Fraiser Hall expand to include an Equine and Entrepreneurship wing, and observed a myriad of program…

Katherine Haynes started at the College of Business back in 2002.In her 18 years at UofL, she has worked under three deans (plus an interim dean), seen Fraiser Hall expand to include an Equine and Entrepreneurship wing, and observed a myriad of programmatic shifts and changes consistent with a College growing and evolving to meet...

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Economics professor featured on NPR podcast

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s …

Economics professor Jose Fernandez, PhD was recently interviewed on The Indicator from Planet Money on NPR. He spoke about the economic impact of COVID-19 on Hispanic communities. Listen to the podcast below or via The Indicator’s NPR page.

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Make Your Own Way

There’s never one path to success, and it never looks like a straight line. Austin Brandon understands that on the road to a better tomorrow, the journey itself can take you down a variety of detours and potential one-ways. A recent graduate of the Col…

There’s never one path to success, and it never looks like a straight line. Austin Brandon understands that on the road to a better tomorrow, the journey itself can take you down a variety of detours and potential one-ways. A recent graduate of the College of Business, Austin’s excellent academic record is the product of...

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Develop Connections

At the College of Business, building for tomorrow means investment from our community today. Alumni and friends of the College who contribute help sustain a legacy of opportunity — they help light the way for the best and brightest to achieve their pro…

At the College of Business, building for tomorrow means investment from our community today. Alumni and friends of the College who contribute help sustain a legacy of opportunity — they help light the way for the best and brightest to achieve their professional aspirations. Development teams build the bridge between our generous donors and the...

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Translating Opportunity

“I never dreamed that I was going to study in the U.S. I was watching the [2016] election with my dad at home [in China] and didn’t know that I’d be watching the next presidential election here [in Louisville]!” Four years and half a world away — a spa…

“I never dreamed that I was going to study in the U.S. I was watching the [2016] election with my dad at home [in China] and didn’t know that I’d be watching the next presidential election here [in Louisville]!” Four years and half a world away — a span of miles and time allows for...

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