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Spry Septuagenarian Eyes Commencement

When she earned a master’s degree in English from Eastern Kentucky University in 1989, Marjorie Farris was caring for her cancer-stricken...

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Crime Does Pay (for Forensic Science Students)

A crime was committed in an Eastern Kentucky University-owned house on University Drive. But local police didn’t seem the least bit concerned....

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EKU Professor Uses Video Games to Teach Values of Diversity

For many college students, video games are a staple of life alongside bologna sandwiches and ramen noodles.

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Regents Designate Mary Roark as Eastern's 2nd President

As its acting president 1909-10, Mary C. Roark led what was then Eastern Kentucky State Normal School at a time when women couldn’t even vote...

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Mock Trial Team's Success on National Stage No Longer a Surprise

The Eastern Kentucky University Mock Trial Team has over the years defeated so many teams from much larger, more well-known schools, it’s...

Professor Wins Colombia's Highest Honor for Excellence in Literature

Growing up on a farm in the Amazon jungle in Colombia, Manuel Cortes-Castaneda was surrounded by horses, which he often rode into town with his...

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The New EKU License Plate

The Colonel shows his school spirit with the new EKU license plate. Available now!