University News

University Earns Tree Campus USA Status

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The thousands of trees of all shapes, sizes and species on Eastern Kentucky University’s 912-acre Richmond campus offer more than shade and aesthetic appeal.

They also serve as a natural outdoor laboratory for many academic programs.

Graduate Student Receives Prestigious Internship

An Eastern Kentucky University graduate student has been selected to take part in the National Orientation Directors Association Graduate Internship Program.

Lauren Childs of West Chester, Ohio, will serve as a NODA Conference (NODAC) intern for the 2012 national conference, to be held Oct. 25-30 in Las Vegas.

Faculty Member to Chair National Safety Group

Paul English, assistant professor in Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Safety, Security and Emergency Management, has been selected chairman of Conferences and Seminars for the Academics Practice Specialty group of American Society of Safety Engineers.