UofL and WHAS-TV to sponsor political debates on Belknap Campus


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville and WHAS-TV will co-sponsor three political candidate debates — including the nationally watched Kentucky U.S. Senate race – on UofL’s Belknap Campus.

    All debates begin at 7 p.m. in the Miller Information and Technology Center, Bigelow Hall. Dates and confirmed candidates for each event are:

    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.