Eric Noe, Keavy, who graduated from Eastern Kentucky University in May with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy, is the winner of the Dr. James Robert Miller Annual Best Philosophy Thesis Award for 2015.
It might take the entire stage at the Eastern Kentucky University Center for the Arts just to hold all the awards won by the performers who'll grace it in the Center's fifth season.
High school students passionate about theatre have an opportunity to hone their craft at the weeklong Eastern Kentucky Theatre Summer Intensive.
Three local teachers received this year’s Learning for Life Teaching Awards, presented by Central Bank and the Eastern Kentucky University Center for Economic Education.
Eastern Kentucky University is ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 Best Online Programs for Veterans. EKU is ranked in three categories:
· Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs
Eastern Kentucky University and the Floracliff State Nature Preserve are collaborating to host a “BioBlitz” and Public Nature Days June 20-21.
The "wow" is back at Eastern Kentucky University's Hummel Planetarium.
Eastern Kentucky University will host its eighth annual “Soar to New Heights” STEM-H summer day camp for gifted and talented students June 15-19.
Seven incoming Eastern Kentucky University freshmen are among 24 high school seniors throughout the region who earned “I Am UNITE” scholarships for championing anti-drug efforts.
The EKU recipients are:
Last winter, he shoveled nearly a foot of snow off a student’s driveway in Berea after that student challenged him on Twitter to make it possible for him to attend class the next morning.
On Sunday, May 17, Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson took time to preside at a one-person commencement ceremony, again due to a Twitter request from a student.
The evening started with a rainbow that arced perfectly behind the commencement stage.
And it ended with a fireworks display in the night skies above Richmond.
The combination of Eastern Kentucky University’s Spring Commencement and an event at the EKU Center for the Arts on Friday evening, May 15, will likely cause traffic congestion along the Eastern By-Pass in the vicinity of Roy Kidd Stadium, Alumni Coliseum and the arts center.
His persistent efforts as its long-time curator made the Eastern Kentucky University Herbarium one of the largest and most diverse in the region.
His groundbreaking book, “Plant Life of Kentucky,” earned raves nationally and will serve botanists and the public for years to come.
Billy Cameron, Mt. Vernon, a junior agriculture major at Eastern Kentucky University, was recently named president of the national Delta Tau Alpha organization.
Ten students from the EKU DTA chapter, which Cameron serves as president, attended the recent national convention of Delta Tau Alpha, an honorary society for agriculture students.
As both a player and an assistant coach, Austin Newton played a key role on some of the most successful men’s basketball teams in the history of Eastern Kentucky University.
The Eastern Kentucky University Department of Communication has named Marcus C. Whitt as its 2015 Distinguished Alumnus.
Whitt earned a bachelor’s degree in speech communication and human relations from EKU in 1982 and added a master’s degree in sociology from Eastern in 1985.
Approximately 20 faculty and staff members spent a recent lunch hour cleaning cigarette butts from campus grounds during the Colonels Kick Butt Team's annual "Butt Pick-Up” event. Participants gathered 6.6 pounds of butts in just one hour, well below the 15 pounds collected during the first such event in 2014.
Dr. Doug Whitlock’s love affair with Eastern Kentucky University Athletics has come full circle.
When Eastern Kentucky University Libraries staff members began to preserve books from the historic Elmwood estate in late 2013, something else captured their attention.
A new academic program at Eastern Kentucky University will tap into rapidly growing interest in craft breweries and distilleries across the Commonwealth and the products they produce.