Inside Look

EKU Update Spolight - Dr. Lori Wilson

Wilson PhotoLori Wilson, chair and professor of chemistry, is featured in the EKU Update ongoing Spotlight Series designed to allow EKU leaders and others in prominen

EKU's First Accelerated Dual Degree (3+2) program

EKU undergraduate students majoring in chemistry or forensic science now have the opportunity to integrate the MS Chemistry degree with their current degree allowing them to complete the MS degree with one additional year as part of an accelerated dual degree program.   In this program, students take graduate core courses in 4 out of the 5 sub-disciplines of chemistry, graduate electi

Dr. May Recognized for Teaching Excellence

Dr. Jerome May has received two awards for teaching excellence this year. First, he was selected as the most outstanding orientation instructor for his instruction of ASO 100. A committee of faculty appointed by First Year Programs reviewed nominations by students and teaching statements submitted by faculty award nominees. Second, Dr.

Alumni Mentoring Program Stretches to Afghanistan

Adam and Katie Whitman, forensic scientists currently stationed in Afghanistan with the Expeditionary Forensic Division of the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Laboratory, are mentoring Armanda Pennington, a forensic chemistry major from Marengo, Ohio.

NIH Funds Department Research on Traumatic Brain Injury

Eastern Kentucky University has the lead role in a National Institutes of Health-funded initiative to research therapeutic treatment for those who have suffered traumatic brain injury (TBI).