October 2014

EKU Homeland Security Seniors Conduct Physical Security Assessment at Kentucky Critical Manufacturing Site

From L to R: Kyle Withers, Dr. Ryan Baggett, Kayla Matola and Zach Willand

HARRODSBURG, KY – On Wednesday, 22 October 2014, three seniors in the Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) Homeland Security (HLS) Program traveled to Harrodsburg, Kentucky to conduct a physical security assessment of Hitachi Automotive Systems (Hitachi).   Hitachi is one example of the U.S.

Gorbett to Serve as a Member on New Forensic Science Initiative

Greg Gorbett, associate professor in the Department of Fire Protection and Paramedicine Sciences at Eastern Kentucky Universityhas been selected to serve as a member of the Crime Scene/Death Investigation Scientific Area Committee’s (SAC’s) Fire Scene and Explosives Subcommittee within the Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC). 

EKU College of Justice and Safety Collaborates with Lexington Division of Police to Reopen Safety City

Safety City Ribbon Cutting

Safety is serious business, but it will also soon be a lot of fun, thanks to the reopening of Safety City, a joint effort of the Lexington Division of Police and Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Justice & Safety.

The kid-sized town, created for the purpose of teaching children life-saving skills, hosted its grand re-opening and ribbon cutting on Wednesday, Oct. 15.