Win tickets to see Ahmed Rashid and Clarissa Ward at Kentucky Author Forum

WFPL is proud to sponsor the University of Louisville’s Kentucky Author Forum presentation of Ahmed Rashid and Clarissa Ward on May 15th at the Kentucky Center. Rashid is a journalist and author of Pakistan on the Brink: The Future of America, Pakistan and Afghanistan. He is considered the world’s leading authority on the Taliban, and […]

Win tickets to see Erik Larson and Robert Siegel at Kentucky Author Forum

WFPL is proud to sponsor the University of Louisville’s Kentucky Author Forum presentation of Erik Larson and Robert Siegel on April 16th at the Kentucky Center. Larson is an historical non-fiction author whose new book, In the Garden of Beasts is due out in May. He will be interviewed by senior host of NPR’s All […]

U of L Student Wins Bioplastic Design Contest

A University of Louisville student has won a contest to design a symbol for bioplastics. Junior Laura Howard will have an image she created stamped on hundreds of thousands of products Bioplastics are plant-based plastics. Specifically, they’re plastics that are made with renewable biomass rather than petroleum. They’re biodegradable, increasingly popular and, often times, only identifiable […]