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Pact with Blue Grass Airport Aids Students

EKU Aviation Student with EKU plane

A “mutually beneficial” partnership between Eastern Kentucky University’s nationally prominent aviation program and Blue Grass Airport has taken another step forward.

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EKU seal and banner for the College of Business and Technology

At the intersection of Business and Technology.

EKU Agriculture Now Offers a Master's in Agricultural Operations and Management

EKU Agriculture students at Meadowbrook Farm

Graduates of agriculture and horticulture programs may now pursue a Master’s degree concentration in Agricultural Operations and Management.

This unique program combines hands-on agricultural experience with creative problem solving and agribusiness management.

School of Business Earns Re-Accreditation

BTC dome

With its recent re-accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), Eastern Kentucky University’s School of Business has again earned a distinction that less than 7 percent of the world’s business programs can claim.

MBA Degree Program Redesigned

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“Business,” said Dr. Beth Polin, “is an ever-changing field.”

And that is why Eastern Kentucky University’s School of Business, in a spirit of continuous improvement, has redesigned its Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) degree program.

Senior Overcomes Odds, Reaches for Skies

Kristena Cook

When senior aviation major Kristena Cook reflects on her daily life, a 100-mile commute each way from her Louisville home to class at Eastern Kentucky University while juggling her children, education and career amid constant exhaustion, she can only be grateful.

CBT Dean's List & Dean's Award - Spring 2018

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/summer) semester. 

Eligibility requirements for the Dean's List are:

Field Trip to the Farm

School buses arrive from Glenn Marhsall Elementary with excited school children.

Local school children got a special treat for the end of their school year with a Field Trip to the Farm. The parade of yellow school buses brought elementary students from Glenn Marshall and Kirksville Elementary Schools to Meadowbrook Farm on Wednesday and Thursday, May 23-24, for a day of activities and fun.

CBT Closes Out the Academic Year with End of Semester Send-Off

From left: Kathy Barr, Dave Dailey, and Sonia Smith

CBT faculty and staff gathered for the annual summer send-off luncheon on Thursday, May 10, to celebrate the end of the academic year and to wish a fond farewell to those who are retiring.

Retiring with 74 years of combined service to the University are:

Governor Hosts Cookout Featuring Kentucky Beef

Governor's cookout on the Capitol Lawn in Frankfort

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin showed his support for local beef farmers with a Cookout at the Capitol. 

EKU Farm Director Justin McKinney joined Governor Bevin and Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles on May 2nd as they fired up the grill. Kentucky ground beef patties were grilled on the Kentucky State Capitol lawn and then served to capitol goers and invited guests.