October 2015

Faculty Focus: Dr. Carol Jordan

Dr. Carol Jordan

EKU’s Risk Management and Insurance is extremely pleased to welcome Dr. Carol Jordan back to EKU!

Maroon SHRM Shares Halloween Treats

Halloween treats prepared by Maroon SHRM

EKU’s Society for Human Resource Management (Maroon SHRM) is a student run organization open to all majors interested in the human resource management profession.

Eastern Kentucky's PGA Golf Management is Going Gold

PGA Relay for Life fundraiser group photo

The PGA Golf Management Program would like to would like to do our part to help raise awareness for pediatric cancer. As an organization, we have been involved with community service at the local level. We continue to teach the game of golf to children with special needs and support Eastern’s Relay for Life.

Eastern releases new Biz-Tec Blast ice cream flavor at Homecoming Tailgate

Biz-Tec Blast at Homecoming Tailgate

EKU’s College of Business and Technology shares their latest “scoop” to the public

COMM Professors Produce "The Essential Eastern"

Eastern Kentucky State Normal School photo

Documentary on EKU's History Premieres Nov. 9

Roll out the maroon and white carpet.

A documentary film that chronicles the history of Eastern Kentucky University premieres at the EKU Center for the Arts on Monday, Nov. 9.

RMI Students Participate in National Conference

clockwise: Smith, Norfleet, Jolly, Bowen, Cawley and Ellis

Gamma Iota Sigma is the only international business fraternity for students of insurance, risk management and actuarial science. EKU’s own chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma attended the 44th annual International Conference held in Chicago, Ill., from October 8-10, 2015.

Study Abroad: Paige Van Zandt

Paige Van Zandt

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. 

Alum Troy Ellis Announced as 2015 CBT Distinguished Speaker

Troy Ellis

The College of Business and Technology is pleased to welcome Mr. Troy Ellis, EKU Alum and Executive Vice President for Supply Chain of Domino’s Pizza, as the College of Business and Technology 2015 Executive-in-Residence/Distinguished Speaker.

School of Business Student Living Her Dream

Stacie Wallace

Sophomore Stacie Wallace of Richmond is losing no time in living her dream. She is the proud founder of Kentucky Kouture.

Polin Receives Midwest Academy of Management Junior Faculty Scholarship

Polin (left) with awards recipients

A sincere congratulations is due to Dr. Beth Polin and her mentee Colton Burgess!

CBT Homecoming Tailgate - Welcome Back Colonels!

2014 CBT Homecoming Tailgate

Homecoming 2015 - Blast from the Past: Celebrating Decades of Colonel Pride

Come home to EKU and join Dean Tom Erekson for the College of Business and Technology Tailgate. CBT will host a tailgate tent in the Alumni Coliseum lot on Saturday, Oct. 24. 

Look for our Special Surprise! (shhhh.... it's a secret)

Aviation Student Wins 2nd Blogging Scholarship

Matt Jones

Eastern Kentucky University aviation major Matt Jones loves taking to the air and sharing his adventures with people on the ground.