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Polin Featured in NYMAG 'Apology' Article

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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.

Scholar Athletes: CBT Celebrates Spring Grads

EKU Spring Graduation Ceremonies in Alumni Coliseum

At EKU's spring 2017 commencement ceremonies for the College of Business and Technology, six scholar athletes earned their college degrees - four of them with honors.

The ceremony, held in Alumni Coliseum on May 12th, honored students majoring in accounting, business, management, and marketing.

Graduating with honors were:

Varied Experiences Propel Award-Winner

Julia Barney at December 2016 CBT Convocation Ceremonies

It was the day after her oldest sister’s wedding. Julia Niemann Barney was packing her Ford Focus, leaving barely enough room for herself, about to embark on a two-hour drive from Oldham County to Eastern Kentucky University and her freshman year.

PGM Grads Start a New Commencement Tradition

EKU President Benson (center) with PGM graduates

At first, he wasn't quite sure what was happening. PGM graduates were being called to the stage for their diploma covers. The first in line handed President Benson a Pro V-1 golf ball and placed a golf bucket on the mace table.