Ashley Mullins is now one step closer to her career goals as a writer.
A Model Laboratory School sophomore will spend seven weeks in South Korea this summer in a language immersion program sponsored by the U.S. State Department.
A University-wide memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 23, to honor and celebrate the lives and contributions of members of the Eastern Kentucky University family – faculty, staff and students – who have died since April 2013.
Noted landscape architect Kate Orff will speak about “Toxic Beauty” when she delivers a Chautauqua lecture at Eastern Kentucky University on Thursday, April 24.
Eastern Kentucky University did, in fact, advance a few rounds in the NCAA Basketball Tournament.
She grew up one of nine children in a blue-collar family.
Higher education was hardly discussed in her Bullitt County home, though certainly the values of hard work and making one’s own breaks in life were instilled. The father retired as a machinist from Reynolds Metal Company, while Mom stayed home to raise eight girls and one boy, born only 15 years apart.
Eastern Kentucky University alumni and friends are invited to visit the campus April 25-27 when the University hosts its annual Alumni Weekend.
This year’s event features special reunions for the classes of 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979 and 1984; the Class of 1964 will be inducted as Pioneers. Alumni of all years are welcome.
After preparing for the day, Clark County native Russell Adams walked a little less than half a mile to the train station, where he would then ride a train to the end of the line, walk another half mile, eat lunch nearby, and go to class … in Japan.
Tickets for the Eastern Kentucky University Theatre production of “The Firebugs” by Max Frisch will go on sale Monday, April 14.
Beginning Wednesday, April 23, the show will run 8 p.m. nightly through Saturday, April 26, with a matinee showing Sunday, April 27, at 2 p.m., in Gifford Theatre in the Jane F. Campbell Building.
“Not everyone," said Cassondra Kirby-Mullins, "is fortunate to have an educator that goes above and beyond the call of duty."