Dr. Glen Kleine Capstone Presentations - Spring 2016

Dean Erekson with 2016 first place winner Julia Barney

Join us for the 20th Anniversary Capstone Presentations!

The Spring 2016 Dr. Glen Kleine Capstone Presentations will be held on:

Thursday, May 5, 2016
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Business & Technology Center Rogow Auditorium (BTC 049)
EKU Campus

Hear the very best presentations from courses in Business and Technology.

Cash awards will be given for the top presentations as evaluated by a panel of judges. Students will be presenting projects from:

  • Accounting, Finance and Information Systems
  • Agriculture
  • Applied Engineering and Technology
  • Communication
  • Management, Marketing and International Business
  • Military Science and Leadership

Open to all students, faculty, and the general public.


Many thanks the panel who took time out of their days to judge this year's Capstone Presentations:

  • Mr. Craig Loftis (AFIS), Owner, State Farm Insurance Agency, Berea
  • Mr. David Stipes (AG), USDA, National Resource & Conservation Service (retired)
  • Ms. Jean Marlow (AET), Deputy Chief Technical Officer, EKU Information Technology
  • Dr. Elizabeth Hansen (COMM), EKU Emeritus Professor, Journalism
  • Dr. Myrena Jennings (MMIB), EKU Emeritus Professor, Administrative Communication
  • Dr. Brett Morris (MSL), Executive Director of EKU Enrollment Management

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First Place - $250 award

Department of Agriculture
Factors Affecting Grazing Patterns in Dairy Cattle
by: Julia Barney / Agriculture Pre-Vet
Professor: Dr. Bruce Pratt

Second Place - $150 award

Department of Applied Engineering & Technology
Flexible Security: Wirelessly Networked, Solar Powered, and Cloud Storage Configured IP Camera System
by: Justin Goldstein / Network Security & Electronics
Professors: Drs. Vigs Chandra, Jeff Kilgore, Ray Richardson

Third Place - $100 award

Department of Management, Marketing & International Business
Madison County Supply Chain Assessment Survey: A Review of a Collaborative Project
by: Adam Cosentino / Global Supply Chain Management, Business Management; Dalton Stanley / Global Supply Chain Management, Finance, Computer Information Systems
Professor: Mr. Kirby Easterling

Honorable Mention - Certificate

Department of Accounting, Finance & Information Systems
Commercial Casualty Insurance Case Study: The Anderson Family Business
by: Victoria Bishop and Kelly Kendall / Risk Management & Insurance
Professor: Dr. Burke Christensen

Department of Communication
Public Relations Analysis and Campaign Proposal: Kentucky Music Hall of Fame
by: Ashton May, Adam Sparks, Rachel Wilson / Public Relations
Professors: Dr. Jim Gleason

Department of Military Science & Leadership
Operation Market Garden (World War II)
by: Aaron Hrdlicka / Criminal Justice; Jeffrey Stakelin / Justice and Safety; Benjamin Cuthbertson / Criminal Justice; Adam Thompson / History
Professor: LTC Darell Robinson

Published on May 05, 2016