University News

Professor Receives Honor From University in Slovenia

Dr. Fields photo

Dr. Chuck Fields, a professor in the School of Justice Studies at Eastern Kentucky University, will be awarded the title of “Honorary Senator” by the University of Maribor in Slovenia for his significant contributions to the development of research at the institution.

McDonald's Donates 500 Trees to Taylor Fork Ecological Area

Tree planting photo

The Taylor Fork Ecological Area on the south side of the Eastern Kentucky University campus received a recent boost from McDonald’s of Richmond.

McDonald’s donated 500 bur oaks to the University as part of the National Arbor Day celebration. Student and faculty volunteers were on hand to plant the trees on Thursday, April 17.

Choirs to Present Brahms' "Requiem" April 24 at First Baptist Church

The Eastern Kentucky University Choirs will present Johannes Brahms’ "Requiem" on Thursday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church on the Eastern By-Pass in Richmond.

The EKU Chamber Singers, Concert Choir and University Singers are under the direction of Dr. Richard Waters, director of Choral Activities at EKU.