University News

PGA PGM Team Finishes 7th in National Championship

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A team of five PGA Golf Management students from Eastern Kentucky University finished seventh in the recent 2014 Jones Cup National Championship at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.

EKU's team competed against 90 other students from 18 universities across the nation. Members of the team and their scores were:

EKU Theatre to Present "The Real Inspector Hound" Nov. 12-16

Tickets are on sale for the Eastern Kentucky University Theatre production of “The Real Inspector Hound.”

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 12, the show will run 8 p.m. nightly through Saturday, Nov. 15, with a matinee showing Sunday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m., in Gifford Theatre in the Jane F. Campbell Building.

Concert Spotlights Japanese Koto

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The Japanese koto, a 13-string long zither that originated in China and was brought to Japan in the 8th century, will be spotlighted in a concert at Eastern Kentucky University on Wednesday, Nov. 12.

Gorbett Serving with National Forensic Science Initiative

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Greg Gorbett, associate professor in the Department of Fire Protection and Paramedicine Sciences at Eastern Kentucky University,has been selected to serve as a member of the Crime Scene/Death Investigation Scientific Area Committee’s (SAC’s) Fire Scene and Explosives Subcommittee within the Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC). 

Lecture Topic: "God and the Problem of Evil"

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Enlightenment philosopher David Hume, paraphrasing Epicurus, once wrote, “Is he (God) willing to prevent evil, but not able? Then he is impotent. Is he able, but not willing? Then he is malevolent. Is he both able and willing? Whence then is evil?”