University News

EKU Honors Management Grad Who Is Now Executive with Brown-Forman

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She grew up one of nine children in a blue-collar family.

Higher education was hardly discussed in her Bullitt County home, though certainly the values of hard work and making one’s own breaks in life were instilled. The father retired as a machinist from Reynolds Metal Company, while Mom stayed home to raise eight girls and one boy, born only 15 years apart.

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?”

College of Justice & Safety, Lexington Police Collaborate to Reopen Safety City

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Safety is serious business, but it will also soon be a lot of fun, thanks to the reopening of Safety City, a joint effort of the Lexington Division of Police and Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Justice & Safety.

The kid-sized town, created for the purpose of teaching children life-saving skills, hosted its grand re-opening and ribbon cutting on Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Paramedic Students Will Be Issued iPad Minis

Incoming students who have been granted admission into the advanced sequence of paramedic classes at Eastern Kentucky University this year will be issued an iPad Mini, the Department of Paramedicine Sciences announced recently.

Cleveland Reappointed to Council by Governor

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Dr. Roger Cleveland, associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies at Eastern Kentucky University, has been reappointed to the School Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability Council by Gov. Steve Beshear.