Inside Look

New Scholarship Announced

EKU Scholarship

Ritchie Rednour establishes new scholarship to assist students from the EKU's service region who are in the final semester of their coursework, but need some additional asssistance to complete their classes and earn their degree.

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URGENT NEED: Colonel's Cupboard

Colonel's Cupboard food pantry is in urgent need of the following items.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

·         Ramen

·         Pudding

·         Baked Beans

·         Applesauce

·         Mixed fruit

November is Hunger Awareness Month

EKU Diversity Office
  • 1 in 6 EKU students experience food insecurity during the first semester on campus;
  • 21% of EKU students might need food assistance at some point during their college experience;
  • 10% of EKU students could benefit from regular food pantry assistance.

How can you help ?

  • Place a donation box at your office - volunteers will pick it up for you!
  • Donate canned & dry foods, toiletry items, paper plates/bowls, and utensils.
  • Create a challenge within your group/department.

EKU Center for Student Accessibility Recognized by HEED

EKU Diversity Office

EKU's Center for Student Accessibility recognized by Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED!  In the Center for Student Accessibility (CSA) students with disabilities can find both the encouragement and support they need to not only successfully enroll in college, but also persist and graduate.

Institutions Offer Programs to
Assist Underrepresented Youth
with Transition to College

Monthly Movies

The University Diversity Office presents this fall - Monthly Movies

Enjoy a thought-provoking movie the last Wednesday of each month. This month we have a double feature! October 26th | Herndon Lounge | 6pm | A Beautiful Mind and Mr. Holland's Opus

Visit our events page for more details.

Military & Veterans Affairs

EKU Military & Veterans Affairs

Fill the Truck for EKU Students!

 
Military & Veterans Affairs is parking a white, four-door Ford F-150 of the Burnam House again for the 3rd Annual Hunger Awareness Food Drive.  Community members can easily drop off food and toiletry donations to benefit Colonel's Cupboard.
 
Help fill the white truck Nov 13-17, (Mon-Fri), 8am-6pm on Lancaster Avenue in front of Burnam House. 
 

In Tense Times, Black Students Find Ways to Tell Their Own Stories

More and more black students are starting their own campus publications. Tied to activism, it's a matter of asserting control over their lives.

Click here to read the article from The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Career Spotlight

Consider a career in an underrepresented field.

Occupational Science

Occupational science is the study of human occupation — how we occupy our time through activity, organize ourselves by activity patterns and habits, and create meaning through occupation. An evolving social science that studies occupation, how and why people engage in occupations, the context in which occupations occur, and the occupational performance that results.

G.L.I.M.P.S.E.

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9th Annual G.L.I.M.P.S.E. Conference | Nov 11-12

EKU | Perkins Building

KickBack and Relax at the Multicultural Center

Wednesday | May 4 | 9am - 4:30pm

De-stress and Re-fresh before finals.  Enjoy snacks all day, including Fresh fruit, chocolate, cold and hot drinks.  We will have relaxing music and plenty of quiet activities such as:  coloring pages,  origami projects, word puzzles, card games and dominoes.

Located in Powell 110