An after-school arts program for girls at Clark Moores Middle School, called the Pencil Breakers, is being continued — and expanded to Michael Caudill Middle School for 2012-2014. That’s thanks to a nearly $30,000 grant awarded by the Steele-Reese Foundation which funded the original program.
Dr. Hanly Funderburk, the eighth president of Eastern Kentucky University, passed away Aug. 4. He was 81.
Dr. Roger Cleveland, associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies at Eastern Kentucky University, has been named to the School Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability Council by Gov. Steve Beshear.
Kim Kincer, director of Eastern Kentucky University’s PGA Professional Golf Management program since 2005, will be inducted into the Methodist University Athletic Hall of Fame this fall.
Eastern Kentucky University ranks among “America’s Best Colleges” for the fifth consecutive year, according to Forbes, the popular business magazine.
Head coach Lindsay Basalyga and members of the Eastern Kentucky University women’s soccer team participated in a soccer clinic at Lee County High School recently as part of the university’s regional stewardship program.
Eastern Kentucky University has signed a pledge to support the Education pillar of “Got Your 6” by offering supportive veteran-specific resources, programs and policies.
Jill Price, director of conferencing and events at Eastern Kentucky University the past 10 years, has been named interim director of the EKU Center for the Arts.
By Stephanie Cole
Student Writer, EKU Public Relations
Dr. Deborah Whitehouse, dean of the College of Health Sciences at Eastern Kentucky University, is one of only three Kentucky educators, and the only representative of a regional university in the Commonwealth, named among the “100 Awesome Deans of Public Health.”