Every Monday afternoon, 26 Eastern Kentucky University students visit the Morning Pointe assisted living facility in Richmond to provide therapeutic recreation services to 15 participating senior residents.
The Eastern Kentucky University Center for Economic Education, with support from the Council on Economic Education and State Farm, is collaborating with similar centers at Northern Kentucky University and Morehead State University to provide training and free copies of the Virtual Economics 4.0 Flash Drive (a $109.95 value) to K-12 teachers in schools throughout the region.
Want to learn more about new and exciting developments at Eastern Kentucky University?
One new option is to follow EKU President Michael Benson on Twitter.
With hundreds of followers already at @EKUPrez, Benson is lending his personal touch to the EKU story.
Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson is among 41 leaders from education, government and business heading a comprehensive and bipartisan effort aimed at “Shaping Our Appalachian Region.”
That’s the title for a recently announced initiative to help Kentucky’s Appalachian region move forward in the face of continued declines in the coal industry.
An Eastern Kentucky University graduate student’s recent presentation at an event in Great Britain broke a barrier.
Bill McClanahan, a second-year master’s student in EKU’s School of Justice Studies, became the first graduate student ever to present as part of the annual Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Green Criminology Research Seminar.
An Eastern Kentucky University faculty member was honored recently by the Kentucky Art Education Association.
Dr. Michal Pregowski, an animal studies scholar from Poland, has come to Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Psychology to observe and participate in classes within the Animal Studies program.
Matt Roan, currently the President’s Council Fellow and Deputy Director of Athletics at Southern Utah University, has been named Special Assistant to the President at Eastern Kentucky University. He will assume his new responsibilities Oct. 1.
An Eastern Kentucky University graphic communications student won a Best of Show Gutenberg Award at the 2013 International Graphic Arts Education Association (IGAEA) Conference in July and several other EKU students were recognized with first-, second- and third-place honors for individual and team submissions.
Stephen Kappeler and Carlene Mallory, on behalf of Eastern Kentucky University's Corbin chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma and the National Chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma, recently presented a $250 check to Mary Schild, director of Sunrise Children's Services Youth Support Center.