February 2017

EKU Mock Trial Undefeated at Regional Event

Mock Trial Undefeated at Regional Event

Eastern Kentucky University’s mock trial team continued its successful season by finishing undefeated at the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) Regional Tournament Feb. 18-19 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Austin Shepherd designs logo for Kentucky Pediatric Cancer Research Fund

Austin Shepherd, Junior Graphic Design Major unveils logo design

Art student Austin Shepherd (BFA Graphic Design) recently designed a logo for the Kentucky Pediatric Cancer Research Trust Fund.    

Shepherd's design was unveiled at the state capitol in Frankfort on February 16 in the presence of senators, representatives, the State Treasurer, and Governor Matt Bevin.  

Psychology Professor Dr. Matthew Winslow helps to develop "Random Acts of Kindness" app

Dr. Matt Winslow

Teens and younger children may learn to be kinder and more empathetic by playing a game on their phones, thanks to a new, interactive app, “Random App of Kindness” (RAKi), created by a group of social science researchers, including Eastern Kentucky University psychology professor Dr. Matthew Winslow.