The second edition of “(re)Tracing Africa: A Multidisciplinary Study of African History, Societies and Culture,” co-edited by EKU faculty members Dr. Ogechi Anyanwu and Dr. Salome Nnoromele, contains an article by Anyanwu on “Islam and Islamic Revivalism in Africa.”
Paintings and other craft projects by an orangutan. Methods of "asking" animals how they feel. The use and misuse of animals in World War I. Ethics in animal sanctuaries.
Do you want to fly airplanes? Studies suggest almost 500,000 pilots are going to be needed over the next 20 years.
The EKU faculty-student team of Dr. Gary Ritchison, professor of biological sciences, and Joshua Suich, Morristown, Tenn., received one of eight research grants recently awarded by the Kentucky Academy of Science.
The grant for Ritchison and Suich was for a project entitled “Possible functions of tail-pumping by male and female American Kestrels.”
This year’s Live @ Your Library Women’s History Month Series at Eastern Kentucky University will spotlight “Kentucky’s Women: Leadership and Legacy.”
International Guitar Competition winner Anton Baranov will perform at Eastern Kentucky University on Wednesday, March 11.
He meant it as a good-natured joke.
But when Chris Butcher, a senior at South Laurel High School, tweeted, “@EKUAdmissions better step up their game because (a rival school) sent me some candy,” he soon found out just how seriously Eastern Kentucky University was taking his interest.
Four finalists to become the next director of athletics at Eastern Kentucky University have been identified.
Are you majoring in philosophy, comparative humanities, English (including literature, creative writing and technical writing emphases), French or Spanish?
EKU’s College of Arts and Sciences has launched a Co-op/Internship Program uniquely tailored for you, one that will help you gain practical, “resume-worthy” work experience in a humanities-related field.
After he graduated from Betsy Layne High School and enrolled at Pikeville College in 1949, he didn't have enough money even to ride a bus from his home in the Floyd County community of Harold to Pikeville, just 12 miles away, let alone e
Recent Eastern Kentucky University graduate Mark Heeren is a finalist in the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi's Graduation Photo Contest.
James Taylor Speaks, Somerset, a member of Eastern Kentucky University's football team and a junior risk management and insurance major, is one of only 30 students nationwide selected for the Anita Benedetti Student Involvement Program (
As a researcher and professor, he wanted to bring enriching evidence to his classes that supports the proposition that all people are truly created equal and that an informed and supportive environment promotes personal growth and a healthy
"Excited," said Tori Caldwell, is an inadequate word to convey her reaction to winning one of only 108 Gilman International Scholarships awarded nationally to study abroad.
Tickets for the Eastern Kentucky University Theatre production of the adult puppet musical “Avenue Q” will go on sale Monday, Feb. 16.
The next Chautauqua lecture at Eastern Kentucky University is entitled “Rethinking Race and Racism in the 21st Century: Emmett Till, Trayvon Martin and the Link Between.”
The pieces of a new diversity and inclusion initiative at Eastern Kentucky University might be many, but the whole is a campus where everyone understands “we’re all part of the same fabric.”
An upcoming event at Eastern Kentucky University is designed to show support for all those denied access to higher education in Iran and for imprisoned educators and administrators.
Eastern Kentucky University’s online degree programs are ranked among the most affordable in the nation. Best Masters Programs published a list of the 50 Most Affordable Online Master’s Degree Programs, and EKU Online programs ranked No. 36 overall.
Eastern Kentucky University student-athletes will come together Monday, Feb.
OSHA safety courses are now available in Bowling Green and Owensboro, thanks to a new partnership between Eastern Kentucky University and Western Kentucky University.
Students and faculty in Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Communication are continuing to provide media content for the Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) initiative.
Eastern Kentucky University will celebrate Black History Month with a series of events throughout February.
They include four events on Thursday, Feb. 12; a “Phenomenal Women” awards dinner on Friday, Feb. 20; and a Chautauqua lecture on Thursday, Feb. 26.
Herb Goodman, professor and chair of the Department of Art and Design at Eastern Kentucky University, has been selected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen.
Alan Joseph Chandler, Nicholasville, a senior middle grades education major at Eastern Kentucky University, has received a $1,000 scholarship from the national Tau Sigma Honor Society.
As its acting president 1909-10, Mary C. Roark led what was then Eastern Kentucky State Normal School at a time when women couldn’t even vote in state or federal elections.
"Make No Little Plans."
It has been President Michael Benson's mantra since he came to Eastern Kentucky University in 2013.