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Dr. Glen Kleine Capstone Presentations - Spring 2019

Dr. Tom Erekson and first place winner James Pettit

The Spring 2019 Dr. Glen Kleine Capstone Presentations were held

Thursday, May 2, 2019
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Business & Technology Center Rogow Auditorium (BTC 049)
EKU Campus

Cash awards were given for the top presentations as evaluated by a panel of judges. Students presented projects from:

CBT Grads Honored at Spring 2019 Commencement

View of the coliseum floor from the back. All graduates seated.

At its spring convocation on Friday, May 10th, the College of Business and Technology honored 392 bachelor's degrees, 36 master's degrees, and 35 associate degrees for a total of 463 degrees. The ceremony was held in the Alumni Coliseum on EKU's campus at 6:30 pm.

MLB Umpire Accomplishes Goal with RMI Program

MLB Umpire Accomplishes Goal with RMI Program

Thirty years ago, Gregory Gibson made a promise to his parents: he would graduate from college. While his initial plans may not have worked out as he originally intended, Greg will walk across the stage at Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Business and Technology Commencement Ceremony in May 2019.

EKU to Offer Agriculture Engineering Technology Concentration

Robotic milker

Eastern Kentucky University’s Department of Agriculture, in conjunction with the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology, will begin offering a concentration in Agriculture Engineering Technology in the fall 2019 semester.

EKU Business Students Receive Prestigious FDIC Internship

EKU’s School of Business provides multiple opportunities to students, including creating connections with industry experts in order to expand students’ professional networks and prepare them for careers after graduation. A recent visit with Amy Neal from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) opened the door for another great internship opportunity for students.

EKU School of Business to Hold Second Data Analytics Symposium

Business Building at night, red tulips growing out front
"Using data analytics tools and techniques to drive more effective decision making." 

Ginger White Featured for Claude K. Smith Accounting Lecture Series

Virginia "Ginger" R. White

The Claude K. Smith Endowed Lecture Series on Accounting is designed to provide Eastern Kentucky University students with the opportunity to hear, meet, network with, and learn from nationally recognized experts in the accounting profession.

Caviness Receives 2019 Horton Smith Award

Tyler Caviness

Each year the PGA Horton Smith Award is given to recognize a PGA professional and a model educator of PGA professionals. The 2019 Kentucky PGA Section (KPGA) recipient of the Horton Smith Award is EKU's Tyler Caviness.

EKU Accounting Class Partners with Local Agencies for Free Income Tax Preparation

EKU accounting students work with VITA clients to prepare their tax returns

An Eastern Kentucky University accounting class is again partnering with the Central Kentucky Economic Empowerment Project and Kentucky River Foothills Community Action Agency to offer basic income tax preparation for those making $54,000 or less.

EKU Finance Alum Inspires Students to ‘Be Curious’

Bill Herrell gives a lecture in EKU Finance course

Bill Herrell, an EKU alumnus (’87) with degrees in Finance and Insurance, recently travelled back to campus for an important purpose: to offer business students insight on how to navigate a successful and rewarding career in Finance. His advice for achieving success? Be curious.