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PGA Golf Management Visitation Day - Fri., Oct. 28th

EKU PGA Golf Management students

Join us for our PGA Golf Management (PGM) Visitation Day at Eastern Kentucky University on Friday, October 28, 2016 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m!

Learn more about our PGM program, tour our beautiful facilities, and more!

For additional information or to register for the PGM Visitation Day at EKU, please contact:

Cody Gilliam 'Aces' RMI Golf Outing

Hole-in-one winner Cody Gilliam (center) with his team

EKU’s College of Business and Technology’s Risk Management and Insurance program hosted their 26th annual golf outing at Arlington Golf Club on September 8, 2016.

EKU Phi Beta Lambda Kicks Off the Year with CityFest Service Project

CityFest graphic

EKU's Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda members are no strangers to hard work. And this year is not exception. They kick off the year with a community service project following CityFest on September 15th. CityFest is the only time businesses are given the opportunity to directly market their products and/or services on campus.

Taylor Davis Earns Northwestern Mutual Top 75 Summer Internship Award

Taylor Davis

Marketing senior Taylor Davis, from Hebron, Ky., is well on his way to a stellar career. With December graduation just a few months away, his hard work over the summer has earned top honors with one of the nation's top insurance and investment firms - Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company.

2016 'Meet the Firms' night set for Sept. 21st

Meet the Firms in the BTC Atrium

On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, EKU Accounting will host 'Meet the Firms' night.

Held each fall, the event provides a venue for students and firms to interact in a professional setting.

Hood-Hopkins Leads Workshop on Marketing to Millennials

Dr. Karen Hood Hopkins (photo credit: Jason Burt)

Dr. Karen Hood Hopkins, Assistant Professor of Marketing, knows what millennials want. Her expertise has garnered an invitation from Kentucky Farm Bureau to lead a workshop at their annual meeting on Sept 21st at Belterra Resort in Florence, Ind.

EKU Alum Qualified and Competes in 2016 PGA Professional Championship

Martin with the PGA Professional Championship trophy

The summer of 2016 provided a first for the EKU PGA Golf Management Program. Alex Martin, a 2011 graduate, qualified for and competed in the 2016 PGA Professional Championship held at Turning Stone Resort in Verona, N.Y. 

Vasudevan Appointed to EKU Board of Regents

Ramakrishna (Vasu) Vasudevan

EKU Master of Business Administration alum, Ramakrishna (Vasu) Vasudevan, has been appointed to EKU's Board of Regents. Appointed by Gov. Matt Bevin on Fri., Aug. 12, Vasudevan joins Lewis Diaz in new six-year appointments to the Board.


Scholar Athlete: Allison Werner

Allison Werner

Over the spring and summer, EKUSports is profiling members of the Eastern Kentucky soccer team. Next up: rising junior Allison Werner.
Allison, a business management major from Cincinnati, attended private Catholic school all the way up until she arrived at EKU.

EKUSports: You went to Catholic school for grades K-12. What school was it?

Scholar Athletes: Emilie Simmons and Amanda Lindahl

Amanda Lindahl (left) and Emilie Simmons (right)

Two business majors were among the four selected as Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholars. 

Junior Emilie Simmons, from Marseilles, France, and freshman Amanda Lindahl, from Ulricehamn, Sweden, were chosen as 2015-16 All-American Scholars.