Five Eastern Kentucky University accounting students brought home the first-place trophy from this year's statewide PEAK competition on April 26.
Hosted in Louisville and co-hosted by the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KYCPA) and Becker CPA Exam Review, the Jeopardy-style event is designed to Promote and Encourage Accounting in Kentucky (PEAK).
You’ve heard the three R’s often applied to education.
But it was the three C’s that Eastern Kentucky University successfully employed in its appeal earlier this year to the General Assembly.
The Madison Winds, Eastern Kentucky University’s faculty woodwind quintet, has been invited to perform at the International Clarinet Association Conference on July 30 in Baton Rouge, La.
Three Eastern Kentucky University students are headed overseas with full-ride Summer 2014 Study Abroad scholarships.
And all they had to do was register for a drawing and spin a wheel to determine their destination.
Scott Cason has been named Vice President for Communications and Marketing at Eastern Kentucky University. He has served as Assistant Vice President for Communication and Marketing at Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill., since 2010.
Eastern Kentucky University’s New Science Building is featured in the May edition of University Business magazine.
After preparing for the day, Clark County native Russell Adams walked a little less than half a mile to the train station, where he would then ride a train to the end of the line, walk another half mile, eat lunch nearby, and go to class … in Japan.
Andrew Sehmann, Richmond, a junior music performance major at Eastern Kentucky University, received second place in the 2014 Southeast Regional Horn Workshop Solo Competition, held recently at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
A Model Laboratory School sophomore will spend seven weeks in South Korea this summer in a language immersion program sponsored by the U.S. State Department.
The Taylor Fork Ecological Area on the south side of the Eastern Kentucky University campus received a recent boost from McDonald’s of Richmond.
McDonald’s donated 500 bur oaks to the University as part of the National Arbor Day celebration. Student and faculty volunteers were on hand to plant the trees on Thursday, April 17.
Ashley Mullins is now one step closer to her career goals as a writer.
Dr. Matthew Pianalto, associate professor of philosophy in Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Philosophy and Religion, has been elected vice president of the Kentucky Philosophical Association (KPA).
He will serve as vice president for 2014-15 and then as KPA president for 2015-16.
The Call Me MISTER program housed in Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Education continues its Academic Leadership Academy this Spring.
Eastern Kentucky University did, in fact, advance a few rounds in the NCAA Basketball Tournament.
“Not everyone," said Cassondra Kirby-Mullins, "is fortunate to have an educator that goes above and beyond the call of duty."
She grew up one of nine children in a blue-collar family.
Higher education was hardly discussed in her Bullitt County home, though certainly the values of hard work and making one’s own breaks in life were instilled. The father retired as a machinist from Reynolds Metal Company, while Mom stayed home to raise eight girls and one boy, born only 15 years apart.
Eastern Kentucky University senior Marcus Lewis won the Denny’s Slam Dunk Championship on ESPN Thursday night, April 3, at Southern Methodist University’s Moody Coliseum in Dallas, site of the 2014 Final Four.
Lewis defeated Cory Jefferson of Baylor in the finals.
An Eastern Kentucky University student is among only approximately 50 worldwide selected to participate in the 2014 Fo Guang Buddhist Monastic Retreat in Taiwan this summer.