November 2018

PGM Grad Announced as Director of Junior Golf, Golf House Kentucky

Raymond Moehlman

Eastern Kentucky University Professional Golf Management Program graduate, Raymond Moehlman, has been announced as Golf House Kentucky’s director of Junior Golf, beginning December 17, 2018.

CBT to Honor December 2018 Graduates

Graduates prepare to 'turn the tassel'

In a combined ceremony on Friday evening, December 14th, the College of Business and Technology honors nearly 250 degree candidates. Seven associate's, 212 bachelor's, and 13 master's degree candidates will walk across the stage to become EKU's newest alumni.

December 2018 Convocation Student Speaker and Banner Bearers Selected

EKU's College of Business and Technology is pleased to announce its student speaker and banner bearers for the Fall 2018 Convocation ceremony.

EKU Agriculture Students Awarded American FFA Degree

Keaton Marcum and Keeley Cooper

On October 27, 2018, Agriculture students Keeley Cooper and Keaton Marcum were recognized at the National FFA (Future Farmers of America) Convention & Expo as candidates for the highest degree achievable in the National FFA Organization.  

Global Supply Chain Hosts Collaborative Meeting with APICS

global supply chain students in Vice Atrium

Over 75 students, faculty, and industry leaders gathered in the Rogow Auditorium in the Business & Technology Center (BTC) on November 14th fo

Aviation Students Visit United Airlines and O’Hare International Airport

Aviation students in front of Willis Tower

Nine student members of the recently formed Aviation Collegiate Education (ACE) Club, a student organization which focuses on careers in the airline industry, recently participated in an exclusive tour of United Airlines and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.

AFIS Hosts First Annual Scholarship Luncheon

scholarship recipients, donors, family gather in Vice atrium

The Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems (AFIS) held its first Scholarship Luncheon on October 22, 2018.

Thurman Encourages Students to Reach for Success

Rick Thurman addresses students in Rogow Auditorium

"You'll be fired with enthusiasm, or you'll be fired with enthusiasm." 

Thacker Memorial Scholarship Awarded at Annual Econ Tailgate

2018 Economics Homecoming Tailgate

Economics professors, students, alumni, and friends gathered in Alumni Coliseum parking lot on Saturday, October 20, for the eleventh annual Economics tailgate. This year, they gathered to celebrate not just EKU Homecoming, but also a very special scholarship presentation. 

Real World Advice from an EKU Alum

Carhartt Supply Chain Operations Center

Special guest speaker William Hardy, a senior vice president at Carhartt, recently visited campus to share his experiences with Global Supply Chain students in James Kirby Easterling’s MKT315/Logistics class.

Robles Receives 2018 Business Communication Impact Award

Dr. Marcel Robles

Dr. Marcel Robles received the 2018 Business Communication Impact Award at the Association for Business Communication Conference in Miami. The award is sponsored by the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business and includes a plaque and a cash award.

Winning Team Presents at Banking Research and Policy Conference

EKU Student team with conference key note speakers

The same three-member student team from Eastern Kentucky University that won the national 2018 Community Bank Study Competition at the Conference of State Bank Supervisors in May recently travelled to St. Louis to present at the Community Banking in the 21st Century Research and Policy Conference.