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EKU Hosts International Hitachi Supply Chain Conference

EKU Supply Chain Management students turn out for the Hitachi Automotive Conf

Hundreds of global supply chain professionals gathered EKU's Center for the Arts for the Hitachi Automotive Supply Chain Conference on Tuesday, April 25. Supported by EKU's Global Supply Chain Management (SCM) program, the event brought together industry experts and suppliers from multiple countries. EKU SCM students helped with event coordination and attended various sessions.

Junior Receives Washington Center Internship

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When Eastern Kentucky University junior Lucy Burkhart entered the Patterson Scholar program, a scholarship offered by the Department of Management, Marketing, and International Business (MMIB) that gives $2,000 annually to high-achieving business students, she expected to grow into a focused student and capable businesswoman.

EKU Risk Management and Insurance Degree Available Online Fall 2017

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Eastern Kentucky University will offer an online degree in risk management and insurance beginning fall 2017. The bachelors of business administration will be the only online undergraduate insurance degree offered in Kentucky and one of the few available in the United States.

School of Business Inducts Students Into Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

Spring 2017 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, April 18, 2017, in the Executive Conference Room of the Business and Technology Center on the EKU campus.

EKU Named Top University Sales Program by Sales Education Foundation

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Sales Education Foundation names Eastern Kentucky University's Center for Professional Sales in 2017 ANNUAL magazine “Top Universities for Professional Sales Education” Listing

Top Sales Programs are recognized for elevating the sales profession through university education

PGM Hosts EKU Relay for Life Fundraiser

EKU PGM is Hosting a Closest to the Hole Competition

EKU's PGA Golf Management is once again supporting EKU's Relay for Life. On Thursday, April 20, PGM students will host a Closest to the Hole Competition with all proceeds going to EKU Relay for Life.

The event will be held on the Par 3 Hole behind the Business and Technology Center on the EKU Campus from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

RMI Students Participate in 2017 NAPSLO Symposium in Chicago

EKU RMI students participate in national NAPSLO symposium

Students from the Risk Management and Insurance program attended the National Symposium of Professional Surplus Lines “Extreme Risk Takers” Symposium, March 31-April 1, 2017.

Accounting Students Visit Alltech

Dr. Isaacs' Advanced Management Accounting Seminar class visits Alltech

On Monday, April 17, Dr. Trish Isaacs’ ACC 527/727, Advanced Managerial Accounting Seminar, learned about several aspects of internal auditing and information technology for Alltech, an international company with headquarters in Nicholasville, Ky. 

EKU PBL Brings Home Top State Awards

EKU PBL award winners at the 2017 Academic Competitions

Twenty-three Eastern Kentucky University business students won 28 awards at the Phi Beta Lambda (Future of Business Leaders of America) Academic Competitions this past weekend. The Spring Leadership State Competition was held in Madisonville, Ky. Among the many awards was Third Largest Chapter Membership from 2016 to 2017.

Engle Collaborates with International Human Resource Faculty

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International business is familiar ground for Dr. Allen D. Engle, Sr.

The Harold Glenn Campbell Endowed Chair of International Business and EKU Foundation Professor traveled to Prague last September to continue a major collaboration with international coauthors

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