Eastern Kentucky University’s Fire and Safety Engineering Technology Program is prominently featured in an article entitled “False Convictions: The New Science of Arson” in the November 2011 issue of Discover magazine.
Eastern Kentucky University has established a STEM-H Institute to enhance teaching and learning in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health at all educational levels by focusing on outreach, teaching, professional development and research.
Eastern Kentucky University’s Honors Program hosted the fall Kentucky Honors Roundtable Sept. 30-Oct. 1.
“I can’t always remember their names, but in my nightmares I can see their faces.”
That’s how Dr. Allen Ault, now dean of Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Justice & Safety, describes in Newsweek magazine his oversight of five executions when he served as the commissioner of the Georgia Department of Corrections from 1992 to 1995.
The Kentucky Labor Cabinet’s Department of Workplace Standards and Eastern Kentucky University’s OSHA Training Institute Education Center (OTIEC) have entered into a partnership that will advance their common goal of workplace safety.
A series of grants from the WHAS Crusade for Children has enabled Eastern Kentucky University to enhance a program designed to assist children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and their families.
Ron Smith, long-time reporter/producer with WEKU-FM at Eastern Kentucky University, has received a national award for excellence in religion reporting from the Religion Newswriters Association.
Smith received a second-place award for radio and podcast reporting for a segment on young Muslims’ efforts to improve Americans’ perception of Islam.
While some people listen to books while driving a car, an Eastern Kentucky University professor’s commute inspired him to create one.
Dr. Kenneth Tunnell, professor of Criminal Justice and Police Studies, is the author of “Once Upon a Place: The Fading of Community in Rural Kentucky,” which looks at the changes rural communities are undergoing.
The Eastern Kentucky University Board of Regents, meeting in regular session Wednesday, Sept. 28, authorized the sale of up to $21.6 million in bonds to plan and construct a new student residence hall facility.
The first phase of an innovative national community service project aimed at improving fire awareness and safety was launched at Eastern Kentucky University on Monday, Sept. 26.