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2010 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Award recipients are announced

Fifth District Congressman Hal Rogers
Top small business owners and entrepreneurs in Southern and Eastern Kentucky are recognized at the 2010 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards (EIEA)

Additional Funds Will Advance Biofuels Research at CRAFT

Biofuels field day demonstration

Eastern Kentucky University’s Center for Renewable and Alternative Fuel Technologies (CRAFT) received another boost today when Sixth District Congressman Ben Chandler announced the award of a $2.4 million federal grant from the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).

Chandler delivered the good news at the 2010 Regional BioEnergy Field Day, held at EKU’s Meadowbrook Farm.

CBT Distinguished Speaker Series


The College of Business and Technology has joined in partnership with the Richmond Chamber of Commerce and the Richmond Rotary Club to provide a Distinguished Speaker for Eastern Kentucky University this fall. The mission of the College’s Distinguished Speaker Series is to bring leaders of business, industry, and government to the EK

With new indoor accommodations, golf management gets in full swing

The Professional Golf Management program started small with 20 students five years ago. Now, more than 100 students are a part of Eastern's accredited Professional Golf Association (PGA) program.

Eastern Progress Named Finalist for Nation's Highest Award in College Journalism

Eastern Kentucky University's student newspaper was selected this week as a finalist for the nation's highest award in college journalism, the Pacemaker.

EKU Management Professor Has Busy Summer of Work in Europe


Allen D. Engle Sr., professor of management at Eastern Kentucky University, spent the summer teaching, giving invited lectures and presenting papers at academic conferences in Germany, France, England and Canada.

Brewer Named Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient

Award recipient Peggy Brewer with Jack Dyer (l) and Bob Rogow (r)

EKUBusiness is pleased to announce the recipient of the Seventh Annual Jack L. Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award. The recipient for 2009-10 is Dr. Peggy Brewer, Professor of Management.

CEDET Receives Grant to Provide Technical Assistance Training in Garrard County

CEDET receives grant

The Center for Economic Development, Entrepreneurship and Technology (CEDET) at Eastern Kentucky University and Garrard County Economic Development Director Nathan Mick recently announced a $21,165 USDA Rural Business Enterprise Grant to provide technical assistance training specifically in Garrard County.

Business Library & Academic Commons New to BTC

Business & Technology Center Library

Located on the second floor of the building, the new facility houses a small reference collection and will soon include a small circulating collection of books authored by well-known business gurus. The facility also includes three meeting rooms that students can reserve for use for group work and studies as well as presentation practice.

Twiford Joins Pearl Drums

Dan Twiford