The Pizza Hut “palaces,” the “sensory overload,” “scorpions, snake, and other mystery things ‘on a stick’ from street vendors” and every mode of transportation imaginable were only some of the many memories of an unforgettable trip to China for 23 Eastern Kentucky University students and two EKU faculty members.
The Garand Collectors Association, founded by Eastern Kentucky University Art Professor Emeritus Richard Deane, who died in September, has made a $25,000 donation in his memory to the endowed art education scholarship that honors his work and legacy at EKU.
While in Memphis, Tenn., earlier this year as part of a service learning project, students in the African/African-American Studies Program at Eastern Kentucky University launched a book drive to assist the Martin Luther King Jr. Transition Academy.
Eastern Kentucky University has earned a No. 2 ranking among the nation’s four-year colleges and universities for its commitment to helping military veterans further their education.
Eastern Kentucky University will not host a U.S. Presidential Debate in 2012.