April 2012

EKU School of Business Students Inducted Into Honor Society

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 24, 2012, in the Executive Conference Room of the Business and Technology Center on the EKU campus.

International Business Senior Wins Collegiate Business Concept Challenge

An Eastern Kentucky University senior is now well on her way to turning her business concept into a true business venture after winning $1,000 in cash and an offer of donated office space.

EKU PGM Student Association Elects Officers for 2012-13

Eastern Kentucky University's PGM Student Association held elections for leadership positions in the coming academic year. These students were elected to office for the 2012-13 academic year.

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PGM Students Attend National PGA Leadership Conference

The PGA Golf Management University Leadership Conference, supported by Callaway Golf, was held April 14-15, 2012 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Each of the 20 accredited PGA Golf Management universities send two student representatives who possess leadership qualities at their respective schools to attend this prestigious conference.

PGM Students Attend National PGA Leadership Conference

The PGA Golf Management University Leadership Conference, supported by Callaway Golf, was held April 14-15, 2012 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Each of the 20 accredited PGA Golf Management universities send two student representatives who possess leadership qualities at their respective schools to attend this prestigious conference.

EKU School of Business Students Receive Outstanding Co-op/Intern Awards

EKU School of Business students were recognized at the Annual Outstanding Co-op/Intern of the Year Award Ceremony.  Employers nominate student employees whose achievements were acknowledged at a ceremony in the EKU Student Services auditorium on Tuesday, April 10, 2012.

Awang to Serve on Diversity Issues Panel

Dr. Faridah Awang, Professor of Corporate Communication and Technology, has been invited to participate as a panelist at The Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Social Justice Conference.

The conference will be held on EKU's campus in the Perkins Building April 10-11.

EKU SAM Students Bring Home Second from National Case Competition

EKU’s Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) did well in representing the university this year. This year’s team won second place in the Las Vegas competition held March 29 to April 1. Last year the team placed third in the international SAM Case Competition Conference in Orlando, Fl.