Inside Look

Summer Faculty Profile: Stephen Kappeler, College of Justice & Safety

Stephen Kappeler

At EKU, our faculty are dedicated instructors who place student success above all else.  Summer faculty are no exception!

EKU Graduate Student, Hayley Jackey, Participates in a Panel Discussion

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EKU Graduate Student, Hayley Jackey, participates in a panel discussion on Carceral Re-Entry.


E-Cast Interview with Dr. Ryan Baggett

Dr. Ryan Baggett

On this week’s eCast episode, we sit down with Dr. Ryan Baggett, the Interim Dean of the EKU Graduate School and Professor in the Homeland Security program. Known for excellence in teaching both on-campus and online, Dr.

E-Cast Interview with Professor Joshua Reichert

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To kick off Season 2 of EKU Online’s eCast series, we sit down with Professor Joshua Reichert from the Fire Protection & Safety Technology Engineering Program.

Dr. Kevin Minor Discusses Recent Federal Executions

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This video was produced by the Instructional Design Center at Eastern Kentucky University. 

The Fire Protection & Paramedicine Science Department Welcomes Two New Faculty Members

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The Fire Protection and Paramedicine Science Department at EKU proudly announces the addition of two new faculty members.  Jeffrey “JP” Conkwright j

"Frametown" Documentary Highlights Women Firefighters in Vital Roles

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Eastern Kentucky University professor Dr. Scotty Dunlap’s passion for public safety and emergency management lead him to an unusual place, Frametown, West Virginia, for an unusual activity, producing a half hour documentary about a group of female volunteer firefighters in what has traditionally been a male-dominated field. 

Homeland Security Research Showcase

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The Seventh Annual Homeland Security Research Showcase was held in December 2020.  This annual event offers both online and on-campus students the opportunity to present their original research to the broader university community.

Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement

Commencement Speaker Abbe Power

Join us for the Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement Ceremony. College of Justice & Safety Homeland Security Graduate, Abbe Power, will be the student speaker during the ceremony. 

Pressure Builds for U.S. Police to Change Military Mindset

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The College of Justice & Safety is home to leading academics experts in the fields of policing and criminal justice reform.  With current events bringing increased attention to police practices in America, many of our faculty have been interviewed and written articles to provide their expertise on these issues.