Runners participating in Eastern Kentucky University’s The Color of Maroon 5K on Saturday, Nov. 23, will be running for the gold.
And the maroon. And pretty much every other color in the rainbow.
An Eastern Kentucky University student from Brazil recently earned first place in a statewide piano competition.
Gabriel Fernandes, a senior Honors Program student with a perfect 4.0 GPA, placed first in the Blue Grass Young Artist Division in the Music Teachers National Association event in Murray.
A program at Eastern Kentucky on Wednesday, Nov. 6, will feature Dr. Carolyn Renee Dupont, assistant professor of history and specialist in African-American history and religion in the U.S., who will discuss her book, “Mississippi Praying: Southern White Evangelicals and the Civil Rights Movement, 1945-1975.”
Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson will be the guest on WYMT’s “Issues and Answers” program Monday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m.
Elkhorn City is not a college town, but you might not know it these days.
Dozens of Eastern Kentucky University students, assisted by a few faculty members, are making frequent visits, helping the Pike County community (pop. 982) maximize its economic development and tourism potential and obtain “Trail Town” designation.
The work of two Eastern Kentucky University faculty members is featured in “State of Sculpture,” a juried exhibition at Georgetown College’s Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Gallery Oct. 25-Nov. 27.
An Eastern Kentucky University faculty member has been appointed to the Juvenile Justice Advisory Board by Gov. Steve Beshear.
Dr. Preston Elrod, professor in the School of Justice Studies, will serve alongside EKU colleague Dr. Betsy Matthews, who was appointed to the Board last year.
Forty Eastern Kentucky University students have been selected to give interested high school juniors and seniors a taste of life as a college student through the University’s new Colonel for a Day program.
Two exhibits opening Oct. 24 in Eastern Kentucky University’s Giles Gallery will feature ceramics by Seth Green and paintings by Ira Upin.
An Eastern Kentucky University faculty member recently finished sixth in her category in an international fencing competition in Varna, Bulgaria.