Campus Making "No Little Plans" for Inauguration, Homecoming

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Eastern Kentucky University is making “no little plans” for Oct. 21-26.

Several events are scheduled leading up to the inauguration on Friday, Oct. 24, of the University’s 12th president, Michael Benson. Then, the University will celebrate Homecoming with a parade and football game with visiting rival Southeast Missouri.

"Living Legend" Nikki Giovanni to Speak at EKU Oct. 21

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World-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni is coming to Eastern Kentucky University.

Giovanni will present “Poetic Truths and Revelations” on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 6 p.m. at the EKU Center for the Arts. The event, part of Inauguration Week festivities at the University, is free and open to the public.