University News

Hummel Planetarium to Resume Public Shows on Saturdays

image from "Perfect Little Planet"

Hummel Planetarium at Eastern Kentucky University will resume public shows on Saturdays, beginning April 12.

A new projection system, designed and installed by Information Technology staff at the University, has replaced outdated, unreliable equipment, allowing programs to be displayed across the full dome.

Grant Sparks South Irvine Students' Interest in Science

A grant from the Eastern Kentucky University Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship (CARES) is sending kindergarten students from one Estill County school to outer space.

Well, not exactly, but the grant is helping to heighten the youngsters’ interest in the skies and science.

Senior Seth Henderson Selected for White House Internship

Seth Henderson photo

The White House has taken on a maroon hue this spring.

Seth Henderson, Berea, a senior political science and criminal justice major at Eastern Kentucky University, was selected to serve a 14-week internship in the White House Office of Presidential Correspondence.