UofL Today – Citizens’ attitudes toward LMPD; Sustainability degree; Yearlings Club


    What do Louisvillians think of the job LMPD officers are doing? Deborah Keeling is a justice administration professor who has been surveying Louisville residents. UofL is the first Kentucky school to have a degree program in sustainability – David Simpson is the chair of the department of Urban and Public Affairs. UofL sponsors the Yearlings Club which is a group of African-American men who tackle tough issues facing west Louisville.

    Mark Hebert
    Following a 28-year career as a radio and television reporter, Mark Hebert joined the University of Louisville as the Director of Media Relations in 2009, serving as the main spokesperson. In 2015, Mark was named Director of Programming and Production. He’s now producing and hosting a radio show about “all things UofL”, overseeing the university’s video and TV productions and promoting UofL’s research operation. Mark is best known for his 22 years as the political and investigative reporter for WHAS-TV in Louisville where he won numerous awards for breaking stories, exposing corruption and objectively covering Kentucky politics. In 2014, Mark was inducted into the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame.