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EKU’s newly-formed Center for Total Worker Health®


Eastern Kentucky University’s newly-formed Center for Total Worker Health® has been designated by the Nationa

Dr. Judah Schept Receives "Critical Criminologist of the Year" Award

Dr. Judah Schept

Dr. Judah Schept was recently awarded “Critical Criminologist of the Year” by the American Society of Criminology’s Division of Critical Criminology and Social Justice. The award recognizes significant achievements in recent years that embody the spirit of the Division in its work on inequality, injustice and social change. Dr.

Investigate Criminal Justice/Police Studies Summer 2021 Classes

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Investigate Criminal Justice/Police Studies Summer 2021 Classes

Happy Spring Colonels!

EKU Students Offer Aid in Flood Response

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On March 6 and 7, 2021, Eastern Kentucky University undergraduate students volunteered to assist Estill County, Ky., officials in conducting preliminary damage asses

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