March 2012

PBL Brings Home State Awards, Titles

Two students from EKU’s Phi Beta Lambda chapter attended the Kentucky PBL Spring Leadership Conference on March 30-31, 2012.

Kelsey Hawkins (human resourse management major from Frankfort, Ky.) was elected as Vice President for Kentucky Phi Beta Lambda and will join the State Officer Team at our National Leadership Conference this summer.

AFIS selects Matt Evans as 2012 distinguished alum

l-r: Kaci Knack, Rita Davis, Matt Evans

EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems, along with the School of Business, is pleased to announce that Mr. Matthew Evans has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2012.

MMIB selects Janna Partin Vice as 2012 distinguished alum

l-r: Kathleen Wiedmar, Rita Davis, Janna Vice

EKU's Department of Management, Marketing and International Business, along with the School of Business, is pleased to announce that Dr. Janna Partin Vice has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2012.

New International Exchange Agreements Open Opportunities for Study Abroad

­How would you like to augment your studies at one of the world’s leading universities in an exotic far-off land?

Thanks to a growing number of international exchange agreements between Eastern Kentucky University and universities on four other continents, EKU students have myriad opportunities to pursue the educational and cultural experiences of their dreams.

Hitachi Executive Speaks to EKU Maroon SHRM

On Tuesday March 20th, EKU’s Maroon SHRM students invited Mr. Jason L. McGinnis, Director of General Affairs (Human Resources) of Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc. to speak about his experiences within the human resource management field, particularly in regards to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.  Mr.

Inaugural Insurance Day April 23-24 Includes Seminar, Other Activities

Eastern Kentucky University’s Risk Management and Insurance program will host its inaugural EKU Insurance Day with activities April 23-24, including a continuing education seminar highlighted by a presentation from the Kentucky Commissioner of Insurance.