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KET's Kentucky Tonight Remembers 9/11, 20 Years Later

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Renee Shaw talks with her guests about 9/11, 20 years later. Scheduled guests: State Rep.

Wilderness First Aid Course Offered this Fall!

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EKU’s Emergency Medical Care Program and Division of Natural Areas are partnering to offer a Wilderness First Aid Course this fall!

ISFSI Member Spotlight: Brittany Brown

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Tell us about yourself and why you decided to join the fire service

EKU Faculty & Students Attend NFSA Training & Demo in Tennessee

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EKU Fire program faculty and students attend an NFSA training in Tennessee. NFSA tested and demonstrated a modern residential fire and the effects of sprinklers as a fire safety measure.

Military Science and Leadership Realignment to the College Of Justice and Safety

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The College of Justice & Safety is now the College of Justice, Safety & Military Science!  Initially announced in February, the realignment of the Department of Military Science & Leadership/ROTC to the College of Justice & Safety as well as the o

Dr. Chad Foster & Ms. Mikah Hughes Discuss Innovative Online Course Design

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On this week’s eCast, our guests are Dr. Chad Foster, associate professor and coordinator of the Homeland Security Program in the College of Justice and Safety, and Ms. Mikah Hughes, instructional designer with EKU Online. Together, Foster & Hughes were the recipients of an international Blackboard award in the category of ‘exemplary course’ last year.

Memorial Tribute to Dr. Bankole Thompson

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On behalf of, and with blessings from the Thompson Family, it is with deep sorrow that the University announces the passing of EKU professor emeritus Dr. Rosolu John Bankole Thompson this weekend. Dr. Thompson served Eastern Kentucky University for many years as an esteemed faculty member in the Criminal Justice department. He was known for being student-centered and excellence-driven.

Tunnell Releases Photo Book "Life in the Time of Covid"

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Dr.Kenneth Tunnell, retired Eastern Kentucky University foundation professor, recently self-published his own photographic journey titled, Life in the Time of Covid.