University News

Grant Sparks South Irvine Students' Interest in Science

A grant from the Eastern Kentucky University Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship (CARES) is sending kindergarten students from one Estill County school to outer space.

Well, not exactly, but the grant is helping to heighten the youngsters’ interest in the skies and science.

Senior Seth Henderson Selected for White House Internship

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The White House has taken on a maroon hue this spring.

Seth Henderson, Berea, a senior political science and criminal justice major at Eastern Kentucky University, was selected to serve a 14-week internship in the White House Office of Presidential Correspondence.

New Signage Coming Soon to Richmond Campus

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Coming soon to a building near you on the Eastern Kentucky University campus: attractive new signage.

The University is undertaking a campus-wide signage program designed to better guide visitors and others as well as promote a unified look that blends both modern and traditional.

Five New Members Join EKU Foundation Board

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Eastern Kentucky University has named five new members to its Foundation Board of Directors: Maribeth McBride Berman of Louisville; Donald T. Bornhorst, CPA and Senior Vice President of Delta Air Lines, Minneapolis; Matthew A.