Inside Look

Middle Managers Grow in Leadership Excellence

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For almost every Friday from Jan. 26 until May 4, six employees of the Firestone Industrial Products facility in Williamsburg made the hour-long trek up Interstate 75 to Eastern Kentucky University’s Business and Technology Center.

It’s what they took back with them that made the long days worthwhile.

MBA Graduates Earn Hoods at Spring Ceremony

Master of Business Administration graduation candidates prepare for the ceremony

Twelve students wrapped up their MBA coursework and prepared to walk the stage for an evening ceremony on Friday, May 11, in EKU's Alumni Coliseum. The graduates were honored in a special hooding ceremony before friends and family during the college's graduation ceremonies.

Fear of Failure No Longer Restrains Graduate

Kelly Armour

Kelly Armour thinks of her four years at Eastern Kentucky University as a book: a triumphant tale with an ending that surprised even its author. She gave its synopsis to fellow graduates of the College of Business and Technology in her commencement address on May 11.

EKU Banking Students Win National Competition

l-r: Dalton Stanley, Lori Nguyen, and Aaron Schmidgall

The Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) in Washington, D.C., today named a team from Eastern Kentucky University as the winner of its 2018 Community Bank Case Study Competition. 

Zhang Recognized by International Construction Honor Society

Dr. Zhang (right) accepts the award

EKU's Charlie Zhang has been inducted into Sigma Lambda Chi International Construction Honor Society. Dr. Charlie Zhang accepted honorary member status at a formal induction ceremony during the 2018 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) National Conference held recently in Minneapolis. 

Patterson Scholars for 2018-19 Announced

BTC dome

The Department of Management, Marketing and International Business at Eastern Kentucky University has announced 28 Patterson Scholars for the 2018-19 academic year.

Accounting Degree Now Available Online

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Beginning this fall, Eastern Kentucky University will be the first Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International-accredited program in Kentucky to offer a fully online degree in accounting.

New Receives National Business Education Association Award of Merit

Landon New

Eastern Kentucky University senior Landon New, of Franklinton, recently received the National Business Education Association (NBEA) Award of Merit for outstanding achievement in business education representing the Commonwealth.

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.

Prof, Student Win National Aviation Award

Kyle Knezevich, left, and Cameron Sidor

A faculty member and student from Eastern Kentucky University’s nationally prominent aviation program recently earned a national award for a project aimed at enhancing airport safety.