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Financial Research and Investments Computer Lab Opens in BTC

Financial Research and Investments Computer Lab

A new laboratory in Eastern Kentucky University’s School of Business gives students easy access to the data available to Wall Street’s top trading firms in an advanced teaching and research setting.

Human Resources Student Organization Open to Business Students

Maroon SHRM Officers 2018-2019

Maroon SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) has already been very active in the 2018-2019 academic year. 

Business Law Professor Authors New Book

Dr. Judith W. Spain

An Eastern Kentucky University faculty member is the author of a new book “Higher Education Compliance:  Blueprint for Success”.

2018 PGA Club Championship

PGA Golf Management Club Champions

Over the weekend of September 21 and 22, EKU Professional Golf Management students competed in the PGA Golf Management Club Championship. This is the first of four “major” events in the tournament program. It is a big event in order for students to qualify for the PGA Jones Cup tournament.

Aviation Program Represented at FAA Event

FAA Aviation Workforce Symposium panel

How serious is the shortage of airplane pilots and mechanics across the U.S.? Serious enough that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) held a day-long Aviation Workforce Symposium on the topic Thursday, Sept. 13, and invited Eastern Kentucky University to participate in a panel discussion on partnerships to address the crisis.

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: