December 2014

EKU Invites Communities throughout Region to Apply for Grants

CARES graphic

Have a worthwhile community-based project that only needs funding?

Eastern Kentucky University is ready to help.

CBT Dean's List & Dean's Award - Fall 2014

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) semester. 

Eligibility requirements for the Dean's List are:

Scholar Athlete: McClain Receives Colonel Football Award

Colonel Football quarterback Jared McClain

EKU football quarterback Jared McClain is this year's recipient of the Offensive Colonel Core Value Award. McClain is a senior Public Relations major from Hiram, Ga.

He received the award, along with his teammates, at the Colonel football team meeting on Sunday afternoon.

PR Alum Deverin Muff on Allstate Good Works Nomination List

Deverin Muff

Eastern Kentucky senior Deverin Muff is a nominee for the 2015 Allstate Good Works Team®, the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) and Allstate Insurance Company announced last week.

Study Abroad: Brandon Cooper

Classic shot in front of Big Ben

Students in the College of Business and Technology (CBT) are taking advantage of Eastern Kentucky University’s study abroad programs. CBT students are studying abroad through a variety of affiliates and exchange programs.

Following is the next in the Study Abroad Series aimed at sharing students’ life-changing experiences studying abroad through EKU. 

Jessica Bowen and Jonathan Blount selected for national scholarship

Jessica Bowen and Jonathan Blount

Two Eastern Kentucky University students have each been awarded $2,000 national scholarships!

Seniors, Jessica Bowen (De Mossville, Ky.) and Jonathan Blount (Louisville) were awarded these scholarships by The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation. The foundation is dedicated to educating future insurance professionals, both undergraduate and graduate.

Video Production students showcase their work at Projected Visions

Project Visions poster

Students from Video Production I and Video Production III will get the chance to showcase their best creations from the fall semester at a one-hour event on campus.

The fall 2014 Project Visions is scheduled to take place at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 11, in Powell Underground.

Students Inducted into Business Honor Society

Beta Gamma Sigma inductees for the fall 2014 semester

EKU's School of Business and the College of Business and Technology are pleased to announce the induction of business students into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. The new members were honored at a formal induction ceremony on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, in the Executive Conference Room of the Business and Technology Center on the EKU campus.