Inside Look

EKU's Phi Beta Lambda Captures Top Awards at National Academic Competition

EKU PBL students pose with their trophies

America’s best and brightest college students gathered in Anaheim, California, June 24-27 for the 2017 Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference (NLC). The conference drew thousands of future business leaders to compete in academic events, share successes, and learn new ideas about shaping their careers through workshops and exhibits.

Student Speaker: Care Key to Education

Ted Herr

As an agriculture student, Theodore Herr knows the importance of care to grow a successful crop. First, you must ensure you are planting your seeds in conditions that enable growth. You must make sure their roots are firmly stationed in the ground, and most importantly you must consistently tend to the crop, tailoring to its needs, and cultivating it to be the best it can be.

Meadowbrook Welcomes Kentucky School for the Deaf FFA

Farm Director Justin McKinney (far right) with KSD campers

EKU's Meadowbrook Farm welcomed students from Kentucky's School for the Deaf FFA to "Ag Camp 2017". Campers toured the farm and learned about EKU's agriculture and horticulture programs.

Farm Director Justin McKinney hosted the group with the help of KSD interpreters and EKU Farm staff.

Polin Featured in NYMAG 'Apology' Article

Photo: H. Armstrong Roberts/ClassicStock/Getty Images

On Friday, Bill Maher said the N-word on live television. By Saturday, as the public apology cycle dictates, he’d said he was sorry.

CBT Dean's List & Dean's Award - Spring 2017

Dean's Award pin

The Dean’s List is one of several ways in which the University recognizes students who achieve academic excellence. The Dean's List is published after each regular (fall/spring/summer) semester.  Eligibility requirements for the Dean's List are:

2017 CBT Distinguished Alumni Announced

2017CBT Distinguished Alumni

The College of Business and Technology is pleased to announce Distinguished Alumni for 2016-2017.

Honoring Excellence: CBT Announces 2016-17 Scholarship and Award Recipients

EKU College of Business and Technology graphic

College of Business and Technology students are honored each spring for outstanding achievement during their departmental Student Success: College to Careers Conference. At these seminars and workshops, distinguished alumni are introduced and experts, often EKU alums, host panels to offer advice and answer questions as graduating seniors prepare to enter their chosen career fields.

Third Generation EKU Grad Empowers Future Banking Industry Leaders

Matt Evans

As president, CEO and owner of Bankers Service Corporation, a bank consulting and auditing firm in Lexington, Kentucky, Matt Evans knows firsthand what skill sets are necessary to succeed in today's banking regulatory environment.

Grads Honored at 2017 Spring Convocation

Ted Herr speaks for the class of 2017

At its spring convocation on Friday evening, May 12th, the College of Business and Technology honored 291 bachelor's degrees, 25 master's degrees, and 23 associate degrees for a total of 339 degree candidates. The ceremony was held in the Alumni Coliseum on EKU's campus at 6:30 pm.

In Class or atop Tractor, Spring Grad Shines

Brooke Darnell atop her tractor 'Red Scorpion'

Whether she’s acing another test or elbow deep in tractor grease, Eastern Kentucky University Spring 2017 graduate Brooke Darnell knows the value of hard work.