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.
The Call Me MISTER program housed in Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Education continues its Academic Leadership Academy this Spring.
Dr. Marshall Myers takes a look at “Historic True Tales of Cultural Ingenuity” in Kentucky’s colorful early history in his latest book.
“Only in Old Kentucky,” published by The History Press, contains captivating and sometimes bizarre accounts of hidden oddities and curiosities about the Bluegrass State rarely brought to light.
Not many Americans have any great desire to travel to Siberia.
But Dr. Michael Schumann’s interest in the region has helped extend the reach and reputation of Eastern Kentucky University into that scenic but often forgotten part of the world.
Dr. Cynthia (Mil) Duncan will address "Why Poverty Persists in Rural America" on Friday, March 28, as part of theWelch Appalachian Social and Economic Justice Lecture Series at Eastern Kentucky University.
The event will begin at 3:30 p.m. in EKU’s Business and Technology Center Auditorium.
Eastern Kentucky University recruitment publications received top recognition in the 2014 Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s District III competition.
More and more Japanese teens are learning about Eastern Kentucky University, thanks to a new partnership with a prominent recruiting publication in the island nation.
The Center for Career and Cooperative Education at Eastern Kentucky University recently recognized the Amazon Fulfillment Network as its 2014 Employer of the Year.
In presenting the award, EKU President Michael Benson said Amazon “has shown dedication to the professional growth of EKU students and alumni.”
Eastern Kentucky University will host its seventh annual “Soar to New Heights” summer camp for gifted and talented students June 16- 20.
The camp, open to gifted and talented students entering grades 6-8, will emphasize the STEM-H disciplines:science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health.
Eastern Kentucky University students would like to spend more of their time, and money, in downtown Richmond and have some ideas about how to make it happen.