UofL president renews ‘pre-eminence’ commitment


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In today’s annual State of the University speech, University of Louisville President James Ramsey told a campus audience that the university would stay focused on achieving the same academic and research excellence goals he first outlined in his 2003 inauguration address.

    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.