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Busy Summer for EKU Theatre Program

EKU Theatre performs "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in Fall 2015

Building on the success of its High School Theatre Intensive and last summer's Celebration of Shakespeare, Eastern Kentucky University Theatre will offer a camp for younger students this summer and present a production of “The Tempest.” 

Austin Shepherd designs logo for Kentucky Pediatric Cancer Research Fund

Austin Shepherd

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.  

The Pediatric Cancer Research Fund became law on June 23, 2015 and aids in increasing research dollars designated for the study and treatment of pediatric cancer in the state of Kentucky.

Aurora Launch Party for Spring 2017

Launch Party

Aurora Online Literary and Arts Journal will be hosting its "Launch Party" on April 12, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Noel Studio Discovery Classroom.  There will be free food and open mic for anyone wishing to share their submissions! 

The Launch Party is free and open to the public.

Mock Trial Team Headed to National Tourney

Mock Trial Team Headed to National Tourney

For the third consecutive year, Eastern Kentucky University’s mock trial team has earned a trip to the American Mock Trial Association’s (AMTA) National Championship Tournament.

Jones Brings Story of Braun Sisters to Life

Jones Brings Story of Braun Sisters to Life

In the 1930s, what began as a botanical research trip propelled two scientist sisters into the fight to save the virgin forest of eastern Kentucky, and forever changed the history of ecological science and modern environmental conservation.

Carmean Named Foundation Professor

Carmean, Minor Named Foundation Professors

Dr. Kelli Carmean has earned the highest honor for teaching excellence at Eastern Kentucky University.

Student Finds Solace in Music

Student Finds Solace in Music

We don’t always realize the magnitude of the events in our life as they happen. Sometimes we are shaken to our core, and we know we will never be the same again. We are left shattered in such a way that no amount of emotional glue can put us back together the way we were. Even then, there’s no way of knowing exactly how our lives will change.

Doctoral Clinical Psychology Students Intern across U.S.

Doctoral Clinical Psychology Students Intern across U.S.

All six students in the advanced cohort of Eastern Kentucky University’s doctoral degree program in clinical psychology have been “matched” to internships all across the nation.

Online Degree in I-O Psychology to Launch

Online Degree in I-O Psychology to Launch

Eastern Kentucky University will offer a master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology as an online program beginning in Fall 2017.

International "Living with Animals" Conference March 22-26

International "Living with Animals" Conference March 22-26

The third biennial “Living with Animals” international conference at Eastern Kentucky University will center on animals in art and living with horses.