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Partnership with Women Leaders in Insurance and Finance Brings Opportunity for Students

Women Leaders in Insurance presents scholarship check to EKU RMI

This fall, EKU’s Risk Management and Insurance organized its first women in leadership day at the Business and Technology Center on September 18, 2018.

Center for Economic Education Celebrates 43 Years

Business and Technology Center

On September 16, 1975, the Center for Economic Education was established in cooperation with the Department of Secondary and Higher Education in the College of Education. The Center has been providing valuable material and training opportunities to public schools for 43 years.  

CBT Distinguished Speaker Series

April Perry

The College of Business and Technology has partnered with the Richmond Chamber of Commerce to provide an Executive-in-Residence/ 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 EKU campus to address students, fac

CBT Fall Convocation Ceremonies Set for December 14

CBT Students Prepare for Spring 2018 Convocation

EKU's College of Business and Technology is pleased to announce its Fall 2018 Convocation ceremony.

Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner

EKU CBT logo

Since the 1970s Chick Fil A has seen the interest in higher education that many of their employees have. The organization has reached out a helping hand of $5.7 million in scholarship money to its employees nationwide since 2017. Richmond’s local Chick Fil A employess several EKU students. Two Business and Technology students benefited from the scholarship program this year:

Dr. Beth Polin Receives 2018 Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award

Dr. Jack L. Dyer, Dr. Beth Polin, and Dean Tom Erekson

EKU's School of Business is pleased to announce the recipient of the Annual Jack L. Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award. The recipient for 2017-18 is Dr. Beth Polin, Assistant Professor of Management in the Department of Management, Marketing and International Business.

CBT Welcomes the Class of 2022

New Students Under Big E Welcome Tent

The weekend before classes started was an exciting time for the class of 2022.  New students participated in Big E Welcome and were able to explore the campus and the six different colleges that make up Eastern Kentucky University.  Big E Welcome is an important event for new students, as gives them the chance to see the campus and meet new people before classes begin on Monday. 

Rolling Hills, Robotic Milking

Meadowbrook Farm Entrance Sign

Eastern Kentucky University has a hidden gem in Madison County, tucked away so well between Richmond and Waco that even the most seasoned resident may not know it exists, much less have paid it a visit.

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.

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.