University News

Eight Students Inducted into Delta Tau Alpha

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Eight students were inducted recently into the Eastern Kentucky University chapter of Delta Tau Alpha, an honorary society for agriculture students.

The inductees, selected on the basis of GPA, character, leadership ability and class standing, were:

Givens Elected to Two-Year Term on SPJ National Board of Directors

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Dr. Deborah T. Givens, assistant professor in the Department of Communication at Eastern Kentucky University, has been elected to a two-year term on the national board of directors of the Society of Professional Journalists. The election took place at the Society’s annual conference Sept. 4-7 in Nashville.

Chautauqua Lecture Focuses on Transforming Social Policy and Practice

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Many students begin their college years with lofty aspirations of making a difference in the world and improving the lives of others.

“But,” said Dr. Luis H. Zayas, “there are so many important social issues that we may be overwhelmed. We may ask ourselves, ‘Which one should I take up? Which one can I do something about with what I have?’”