University News

History Professor Earns Summer NEH Grant

Dr. John Bowes, assistant professor in Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of History, received a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend award to conduct research and write chapters for his upcoming book, “Northern Indian Removal: An Unfamiliar History.”

Student Perseveres to Earn Master's Degree

Walking across the stage at Eastern Kentucky University commencement ceremonies on May 8 was a dream come true for Lyle Danforth of Riley Township, Mich. – a dream more than 30 years in the making.


Regents Approve Doctoral Degree Program in Nursing Practice

Eastern Kentucky University’s second doctoral degree program moved one step closer to reality on Monday, June 7, when its Board of Regents approved a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program, contingent upon approval by the Kentucky Board of Nursing and the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.