University News

EKU Honors Management Grad Who Is Now Executive with Brown-Forman

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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.

Annual Alumni Weekend Scheduled for April 25-27

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.

EKU Theatre to Present "The Firebugs" April 23-27

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.