March 2018

Newton Chosen as 2018 CBT Distinguished Senior

Christina Newton

EKU's College of Business and Technology is pleased to announce Ms. Christina Greer Newton as the 2018 Distinguished Senior. Each year, the College of Business and Technology selects a Distinguished Senior. This $1,000 award is given annually at the EKU Scholar's Assembly to the student judged by the Colleges’ department chairs to be the overall distinguished senior.

Jeri Isbell to Give CBT Spring Convocation Keynote

Jeri Isbell

EKU's College of Business and Technology is pleased to announce that Ms. Jeri L. Isbell will be the featured speaker at Spring 2018 Convocation. Isbell will bring remarks to the evening ceremony on Friday, May 11, at 6:30 p.m., in EKU's Alumni Coliseum.

CBT Announces Distinguished Seniors for 2018

Each year, the College of Business and Technology honors the very best students from each of our departments with awards and scholarships. Distinguished Senior honors are awarded to students possessing superior academic achievement, excellent leadership, citizenship, character, and service to EKU.

CBT Dean Tom Erekson Shares Inights on Higher Education in Kentucky with Journalist Tom Martin

CBT Dean Tom Erekson

Is the perception of an under-educated workforce hurting Kentucky?

By Tom Martin | Contributing columnist | March 11, 2018 12:11 PM | Updated March 12, 2018 11:05 AM


SAM Club Earns National Recognition

SAM Club officers

The EKU Sam Chapter doesn't hesitate when it comes to making a difference and becoming leaders. Even on a national level SAM@EKU stands out and was even recognized as the featured chapter on the national SAM website. This accomplishment wasn't handed out easily though.

Bailey Urges Purpose, Preparation, Perseverance

Emmanuel Bailey speaks to students at the Public Address

When Emmanuel Bailey stood recently to address a group of students at his alma mater of Eastern Kentucky University, the highly successful businessman from Washington, D.C., wanted his audience to know one fact above all else.

Laura Babbage Joins Board of Regents

Laura Babbage

The newest member of the Eastern Kentucky University Board of Regents is a familiar face to many on the Richmond campus.

Supply Chain 2018 Executive Speaker Announced

Mack Isigake and Danny Pittman from Asahi Bluegrass Forge in Richmond, Ky.

EKU's Global Supply Chain Management program is pleased to announce its 2018 Executive Speaker Series to be held Thursday, April 19, 2018. Now in its third year, the series brings to campus accomplished supply chain management professionals to interact with EKU students, faculty, and administrators.