University News

Online Master's Program in Corrections Leadership Ranks among Nation's Best

Get Educated, a leading consumer resource for students interested in online education, has identified Eastern Kentucky University’s online master’s degree in Adult, Juvenile & Community Corrections Leadership as a "Best Buy" for those seeking a high-quality, affordableonline graduate degree.The EKU Online degree program ranked No. 13 nationwide.

Rainey Named Director of Small Business Development Center

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Jason Rainey has been named director of the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Eastern Kentucky University.

Rainey, a native of Winchester, is no stranger to helping small businesses of the region succeed. Nor, as a business owner himself, is he unfamiliar with the travails that go with the job.

Diseroad Wins S.J. Garner Student Excellence Award

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A Martinsville, Ind., student has been recognized by Eastern Kentucky University for her excellence inside and outside the classroom.

Kelcy Diseroad, a senior marketing major with a PGA golf management option, is the S.J. Garner Student Excellence Award recipient for 2013-2014.

EKU to Host Summer Camp for Gifted and Talented Middle School Students

A summer camp at Eastern Kentucky University for gifted and talented students entering grades 6-8 will emphasize the STEM-H disciplines: science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health.

The seventh annual event, titled "Soar to the New Heights," will be conducted June 16-20 at EKU's state-of-the-art New Science Building, on Kat Carson Drive.