Inside Look

Junior Receives Washington Center Internship

Lucy Burkhart photo

When Eastern Kentucky University junior Lucy Burkhart entered the Patterson Scholar program, a scholarship offered by the Department of Management, Marketing, and International Business (MMIB) that gives $2,000 annually to high-achieving business students, she expected to grow into a focused student and capable businesswoman.

EKU Named Top University Sales Program by Sales Education Foundation

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Sales Education Foundation names Eastern Kentucky University's Center for Professional Sales in 2017 ANNUAL magazine “Top Universities for Professional Sales Education” Listing

2017 Annual Construction Management Awards Banquet

EKU Construction Management graphic

EKU Construction Management faculty and staff hosted the 11th Annual Recognition Banquet on April 20, 2017, to honor outstanding students, as well as those individuals and companies who have demonstrated exemplary service. This year’s reception and dinner was held in Arlington's Mule Barn.

PGM Hosts EKU Relay for Life Fundraiser

EKU PGM is Hosting a Closest to the Hole Competition

EKU's PGA Golf Management is once again supporting EKU's Relay for Life. On Thursday, April 20, PGM students will host a Closest to the Hole Competition with all proceeds going to EKU Relay for Life.

The event will be held on the Par 3 Hole behind the Business and Technology Center on the EKU Campus from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Beef Handling Facility Ribbon Cutting & Open House, April 21st

Drawing of beef cattle

EKU's new state-of-the-art beef handling facility designed by Temple Grandin and her colleague, Mark Deesing, will be officially dedicated this week. The ceremony is set for Friday, April 21, at 1 p.m. at Meadowbrook Farm, followed by an open house and guided tours.

RMI Students Participate in 2017 NAPSLO Symposium in Chicago

EKU RMI students participate in national NAPSLO symposium

Students from the Risk Management and Insurance program attended the National Symposium of Professional Surplus Lines “Extreme Risk Takers” Symposium, March 31-April 1, 2017.

Accounting Students Visit Alltech

Dr. Isaacs' Advanced Management Accounting Seminar class visits Alltech

On Monday, April 17, Dr. Trish Isaacs’ ACC 527/727, Advanced Managerial Accounting Seminar, learned about several aspects of internal auditing and information technology for Alltech, an international company with headquarters in Nicholasville, Ky. 

EKU Aviation Students Earn Prestigious Corporate Internship

Horace Hunter and Sam Elliott in front of the Ward Kraft corporate jet

The sky is the limit for two Eastern Kentucky University Aviation students, Sam Elliott and Horace Hunter. Both were granted internships with Ward/Kraft Inc. Ward/Kraft, Inc.

'Across Kentucky' Features New EKU Beef Handling Facility

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The ag department at Eastern Kentucky University is hosting an April 21 ribbon cutting and demonstration of its new cattle handling facility at its Meadowbrook Farm. 

EKU PBL Brings Home Top State Awards

EKU PBL award winners at the 2017 Academic Competitions

Twenty-three Eastern Kentucky University business students won 28 awards at the Phi Beta Lambda (Future of Business Leaders of America) Academic Competitions this past weekend. The Spring Leadership State Competition was held in Madisonville, Ky. Among the many awards was Third Largest Chapter Membership from 2016 to 2017.