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December 2013

Congratulations Dr. Yao!

Dr. Yao

Dr. Haibo Stephen Yao successfully defended his dissertation in Finance at Mississippi State University this past Tuesday.  Capping off a very productive fall semester, Dr. Yao has also had two working papers accepted for presentation at conferences next year.


PGA Golf Management graduates ten at fall 2013 commencement

PGA Golf Management logo

EKU’s PGA Golf Management program recently graduated ten seniors during the fall 2013 semester. The fall commencement ceremonies were held on Saturday, December 14th, 2013 at Alumni Coliseum on campus.  


Accounting Alum Gives Back through Future Colonel program

Stanford Elementary fourth graders visit EKU Libraries

For fourth- and fifth-graders, especially those from rural communities, a college campus can be a distant and daunting place.

Jim Fisher Named Staff Emeritus

Staff Emeriti with EKU President Benson

Four recently retired staff members were approved by the Board of Regents for Staff Emeritus status. At its regular scheduled meeting on Oct. 28, the Board granted the honor to Beverly Burrus, Jim Fisher, Laura Melius and Katherine (Kate) Williams. Pictured above (l-r) at the recognition luncheon with President Benson are: Williams, Burrus, Benson, Fisher and Melius.

Colton Burgess selected as student commencement speaker

Colton Burgess

Eastern Kentucky University will recognize 1,444 degree candidates at its annual Fall Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 14.

EKU School of Business Students Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

Beta Gamma Sigma inductees

EKU's School of Business and the College of Business and Technology are pleased to announce the induction of business students into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society. The new members were honored at a formal induction ceremony on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, in the Executive Conference Room of the Business and Technology Center on the EKU campus.

MBA recognizes fall graduates

David Campbell, Dean Rogow and Tran Thang

On December 3, 2013, the MBA Program and EKU's School of Business, along with Dean Bob Rogow, recognized fall 2013 graduates David Campbell, Tran Thang, and Jordan Noble (not pictured).

David Campbell was also this semester's MBA student inducted into the prestigious Beta Gamma Sigma business honor society.

Congratulations to these outstanding students!

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