Eastern Kentucky University

Local/Regional News
11:41 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Capilouto Hosts Panel of University Presidents

From left to right: Dr. Eli Capiluto, Dr. M. Dwaine Greene, Dr. Michael Benson, and Dr. John Marsden

University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto hosted a panel with three of his regional counterparts at the city's Hyatt Regency today. 

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Local/Regional News
2:31 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Eastern Kentucky University Contemplating New $83M Facility

Eastern Kentucky University officials want to build a new $83 million College of Education complex.

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Local/Regional News
12:01 pm
Sat May 11, 2013

EKU Grads Hear From First Lady Michelle Obama

RICHMOND, Ky. -- First lady Michelle Obama urged Eastern Kentucky University graduates on Saturday night to reach out to people with different political beliefs, saying the country would benefit from the conversations.

"If you're a Democrat, spend some time talking to a Republican," Mrs. Obama told about 600 education, business and technology graduates at the third and final commencement ceremony of the day. "And if you're a Republican, have a chat with a Democrat. Maybe you'll find some common ground, maybe you won't."

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Local/Regional News
11:49 am
Wed August 15, 2012

EKU President Doug Whitlock Announces Retirement

RICHMOND, Ky.  - Another Kentucky university will be in need of new leadership.  Doug Whitlock, the president at Eastern Kentucky University announced Wednesday that he will retire from the on position July 31st.

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