Thacker Memorial Scholarship Awarded at Annual Econ Tailgate

2018 Economics Homecoming Tailgate

Economics professors, students, alumni, and friends gathered in Alumni Coliseum parking lot on Saturday, October 20, for the eleventh annual Economics tailgate. This year, they gathered to celebrate not just EKU Homecoming, but also a very special scholarship presentation. 

The Kyle J. Thacker Memorial Scholarship rewards outstanding junior and senior economics majors at EKU and honors the memory of Kyle, a 2012 economics graduate from Somerset who was killed in an accident in February 2013. The scholarship was established in 2013 and has been presented to recipients at the tailgate since 2014.


Published on November 12, 2018