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Sixth Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awardees Announced: Dr. Pearse Lyons, Dave Eggers, Amy Carlson, Sister Larraine Lauter, Among Honorees; Presenters to Include Lonnie Ali, Martin Luther King, III, Juan Williams, Heather French Henry, Captain Niloofar Rahmani

Akbar Gbajabiamila to Emcee the Awards on Thursday, September 20th in Louisville, KY Tickets Available Through September 10th LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (August 22, 2018) — Founder and president of the Kentucky-based Alltech, Inc., Dr. Pearse Lyons, will posthumously receive the prestigious Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Award for Lifetime Achievement at the Sixth

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MACCS Virtual Discussion: Continuing the Legacy, Continuing the Dream

Join our discussion of Muhammad Ali and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Muhammad Ali Center Council of Students (MACCS) present “Continuing the Legacy, Continuing the Dream.”   This Online Panel will discuss the legacy of Muhammad Ali and Dr. King

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KMAC Museum: Contemporary Perspectives

Join Jaison A. Gardner and Dr. Kaila Story, the hosts of the weekly podcast Strange Fruit: Musings on Politics, Pop Culture, and Black Gay Life, for a free lecture regarding Muhammad Ali's legacy and influence on Louisville communities. Bridging gaps between Ali and LGBTQ+ icons, Story and Gardner will discuss

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Live Virtual Event: ‘Champion of Service: Celebrating Muhammad Ali’

EVENT HONORS MUHAMMAD ALI’S 80th BIRTHDAY ‘Champion of Service: Celebrating Muhammad Ali’ to feature reflections from individuals close to the late world heavyweight champion and humanitarian and an opportunity for viewers across the country to participate in The Greatest Giveback Click here to join the nationwide live virtual event on

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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with the Filson for Henry D. Ormsby III Seminar Series: “Muhammad Ali”

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (November 10, 2016) — Every Monday in November, The Filson Historical Society in association with the Muhammad Ali Center, will host a lecture on the life of Muhammad Ali as part of our biannual Henry D. Ormsby III Seminar Series. Each lecture will examine a different period of

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Digital Butterfly Memorial Garden

Muhammad Ali once famously said that he would, “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” when describing himself in the ring. That phrase didn’t just describe his boxing; it described his life. To honor Muhammad Ali’s legacy and recognize his vast influence in the hearts of people in his

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Muhammad Ali Center’s “Stories of Ali: Ali’s West End” Lecture Highlights Ali’s Louisville Roots

June 2nd program part of the “I Am Ali” Festival Interviewees include three of Ali’s childhood peers LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (May 29, 2018) — The Muhammad Ali Center’s next “Stories of Ali” lecture program, “Ali’s West End,” will feature contemporaries of Ali, his neighbors and schoolmates, who will share their memories

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The Parklands of Floyds Fork: Parklands Explorer

Join us at The Parklands for a beginner-friendly yoga class at 9 AM on Saturday, June 9 at Brown-Forman Silo Center in Turkey Run Park led by instructors from the YMCA at Norton Commons. The class is 45 minutes in length and focuses on building strength, flexibility, and concentration. Incorporated

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Kentucky Derby Museum: Ali’s Louisville relating to Churchill Downs

Join the Kentucky Derby Museum to learn about Ali's Louisville in relation to Churchill Downs led by Museum educators and historians.Event Location: 704 Central Ave.Louisville, Kentucky 40208Event Date/Time: June 5, 20181-1:30 p.m.Event Contact Information: info@derbymuseum.org(502) 637-1111https://www.derbymuseum.org/

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Kazakhstani Boxing Delegation to Visit United States, Muhammad Ali Center

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (March 11, 2016) — A delegation of 13 Kazakhstani boxers and trainers will travel to the United States March 12-26 to visit community boxing programs and the Muhammad Ali Center, March 21-24, on an exchange program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. Participants include seven men and

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