Nearly 2,000 students are earning their degrees online from Eastern Kentucky University, an increase of 37 percent since last fall.
Despite the addition of the New Science Building and the Center for the Performing Arts and the inevitable rate increases, overall utility costs have changed little at Eastern Kentucky University over the last two years.
Credit the University’s Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) with Siemens Building Technologies.
It was established more than a century ago to prepare teachers for Kentucky’s schools.
Now, early in its second century of service, Eastern Kentucky University is ready to take another bold step officials believe will result in a state-of-the-art teacher preparation program as well as develop 21st century skills in students attending Model Laboratory School.
By a number of key measures, things are looking up at Eastern Kentucky University.
Graduation rates? Up.
Freshman retention rate? Up.
Diversity among the student body? Up.
Average high school GPA and ACT scores for first-time freshmen? Up.
For fourth- and fifth-graders, especially those from rural communities, a college campus can be a distant and daunting place.
The Elmwood property along Lancaster Avenue will take on a new look in the weeks to come, as Eastern Kentucky University employees begin clearing overgrowth and dead trees from the property and repairing the iron fence.
Eastern Kentucky University will recognize 1,444 degree candidates at its annual Fall Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 14.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Eastern Kentucky University has earned full national accreditation.
Four water tanks scattered across the Eastern Kentucky University and the City of Richmond will soon promote the University and proclaim town-gown pride.
Every Monday afternoon, 26 Eastern Kentucky University students visit the Morning Pointe assisted living facility in Richmond to provide therapeutic recreation services to 15 participating senior residents.