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Kentucky Bar Foundation awards $7,500 grant to Chrysalis House for enhancing women’s opportunties

Chrysalis House has been awarded a Kentucky Bar Foundation 2019 grant in the amount of $7,500 for Accessing the Court System and Resolving Legal Issues for Chrysalis House Women. Chrysalis House aids clients in addressing un­met legal needs to enhance their employment potential. Clients also have opportunities to participate in mock interviews and work with employers who have agreed to hire people...

Early Childhood Institute 2019: Believe in Me KY roundtable discussion in Louisville this week

The Kentucky Governor’s Office of Early Childhood (KYGOEC) will host its annual Early Childhood Institute (ECI) June 19-21.   The goal is to empower early childhood professionals to continue their efforts to impact and shape Kentucky’s children and families. KYGOEC was recently awarded $10.62 million in federal funding from the Every Student Succeeds Act Preschool Development Grant –...

Campbellsville University adjunct instructor Judith Chen Davis named ‘2018 Teacher of the Year’

Judith Chen Davis, an adjunct instructor in piano and class piano at Campbellsville University, was chosen as the 2018 Teacher of the Year at the 67th annual Kentucky Music Teachers Association at the Galt House in Louisville Sept. 14-16. “It is an honor well desired and another star not only for her but also in the Campbellsville University crown of accomplishments,” said Dr. Wesley Roberts, professor...

DeaFestival-Kentucky 2018 to present ‘There’s a Hero in All of Us’ on Sept. 1 at Galt House in Louisville

The state’s only daylong celebration of deaf and hard of hearing art, language and culture, DeaFestival-Kentucky 2018, will be held on Sept. 1 at the Galt House at 140 N. Fourth Street in Louisville. The public is invited to this free event. The doors will open at 9:30 a.m. More than 50 visual and performing artists will combine to not only make DeaFestival a community, family-friendly day to remember...