Ashley Mullins is now one step closer to her career goals as a writer.
“Not everyone," said Cassondra Kirby-Mullins, "is fortunate to have an educator that goes above and beyond the call of duty."
An Eastern Kentucky University student is among only approximately 50 worldwide selected to participate in the 2014 Fo Guang Buddhist Monastic Retreat in Taiwan this summer.
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 senior Marcus Lewis won the Denny’s Slam Dunk Championship on ESPN Thursday night, April 3, at Southern Methodist University’s Moody Coliseum in Dallas, site of the 2014 Final Four.
Lewis defeated Cory Jefferson of Baylor in the finals.
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.
Not every college student heads to the beach or even back home for Spring Break.
Forty-eight Eastern Kentucky University students (along with five faculty/staff learning partners) fanned out across the country for “Alternative Spring Break” March 10-14 and contributed more than 1,400 hours of public service.
Not many Americans have any great desire to travel to Siberia.
But Dr. Michael Schumann’s interest in the region has helped extend the reach and reputation of Eastern Kentucky University into that scenic but often forgotten part of the world.