Inside Look

"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.

COVID-19 and Correctional Facilities

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Dr. Kevin Minor discusses COVID-19 and correctional facilities. 

EKU E-Cast with Dr. Kevin Minor

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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.

EKU Faculty Receive Funding to Develop Zero Textbook Cost Courses

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The EKU Faculty Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Open Textbook Resources is awarding $23,000 in grant funding to three departments and four individual faculty who submitted proposals to develop zero textbook cost courses.

E-cast Interview with David Fifer

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Please join us as we chat with Assistant Professor David Fifer about the online Emergency Medical Care (EMC) program here at EKU. Learn what makes this baccalaureate program unique and highly recognized in the country.

Faculty Provide Expert Opinions on Current Events

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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.