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Connie Foster Student Scholarship recipients named for fall 2020Date Posted: May 13, 2020
Student library assistants Meredith Cherry and Grace Alexieff have been named the Connie Foster Student Scholarship recipients for 2020-21 academic year....
Planning in Uncertain Times
May 28th, 2020
The year 1946 marked the beginning of the “baby boom,” a dramatic increase in the U.S. birth rate following the Depression and World War II. Signs of what was to come,...Read More
In search of a cure
May 22nd, 2020
When her late husband, astronaut John Glenn, became the first American to orbit the earth, Anna Margaret “Annie” Glenn, who lost her life to coronavirus on May 19, was herself...Read More
"A Great House of Mourning"
May 15th, 2020
We’ve blogged in the past about Kentuckians’ varied reactions to epidemics of disease. In 1833, cholera’s assault on Federal Hill in Bardstown left permanent scars on...Read More