Did you know that the Oscar-nominated “La La Land” had a Louisville connection? Alumna Jessi Eichberger, 11A, was a member of the costume team outfitting Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone for their starring roles.
Read Jessi’s story and more in the Summer 2017 edition of UofL Magazine.
- Designing Woman: Alumna Jessi Eichberger took the costuming talents she honed backstage at UofL to Hollywood backlots, working on movies including “La La Land” and “Allegiant” and television shows including “Scandal” and “Shameless.” And Eichberger is just one of our alumni Cards in the arts.
- Gut Feeling: UofL researchers are working to understand the functions of gut microbiota and develop therapies for an array of diseases.
- The Greatest Two Minutes in Astronomy: Kentucky has a prime seat at the finish line for the Aug. 21 total eclipse. The interest in the eclipse also is drawing more attention to UofL professors’ work to increase science literacy.
The full issue is available here.