University News

EKU Signs Transfer Agreement with KCTCS

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Transferring to a four-year institution became easier for Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) students today with the signing of a statewide, multi-program agreement with Eastern Kentucky University. 

Sandy Leaving to Become Ball State Athletics Director

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Eastern Kentucky University Director of Athletics Mark Sandy is stepping down from his current position to take a similar position at Ball State University. Sandy, who was in his 10th season at EKU, will begin his duties as Ball State’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics on February 1.

Five Faculty Members Join to Publish "Shadows over Banshee Ridge"

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It took just one year for five Eastern Kentucky University faculty members to write and publish “Shadows Over Banshee Ridge,” their first collabo-novel about a fictional eastern Kentucky county beset by corruption – and rival tribes of bigfoots.

That’s right: bigfoots, as in sasquatches.

PGA PGM Team Finishes 7th in National Championship

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A team of five PGA Golf Management students from Eastern Kentucky University finished seventh in the recent 2014 Jones Cup National Championship at the PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.

EKU's team competed against 90 other students from 18 universities across the nation. Members of the team and their scores were:

EKU Theatre to Present "The Real Inspector Hound" Nov. 12-16

Tickets are on sale for the Eastern Kentucky University Theatre production of “The Real Inspector Hound.”

Beginning Wednesday, Nov. 12, the show will run 8 p.m. nightly through Saturday, Nov. 15, with a matinee showing Sunday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m., in Gifford Theatre in the Jane F. Campbell Building.