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Scholarship Applications now being accepted for 2014-15

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EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2014-15 academic year.

A number of scholarships are available for incoming freshmen as well as continuing students. Application deadline is March 16th. 

EKU Accounting Students Provide Free Income Tax Preparation Assistance

Business & Technology Center

An Eastern Kentucky University accounting class is partnering with the Central Kentucky Economic Empowerment Project and Kentucky River Foothills Community Action Agency to offer basic income tax preparation for those making $52,000 a year or less.

Alan Long named to EKU Board of Regents

l-r: Holly Wiedemann, Alan Long, Judy Spain

The Eastern Kentucky University Board of Regents, meeting in regular session on Monday, Jan. 13, welcomed two new members and elected officers.

The Board’s newest members are Alan Long, CPA and managing partner of Baldwin CPAs, PLLC, in Richmond; and Holly Wiedemann, Wilmore, an architect, developer and founder of AU Associates in Lexington.

Accounting Alum Gives Back through Future Colonel program

Stanford Elementary fourth graders visit EKU Libraries

For fourth- and fifth-graders, especially those from rural communities, a college campus can be a distant and daunting place.

Scholar Athlete: Stuart Witt

Stuart Witt

Accounting major Stuart Witt is a member of the Eastern Kentucky University men’s golf team that tied for second place at the F&M Bank Austin Peay Intercollegiate. Witt is a senior at EKU and a native of Richmond, Ky.

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Scholar Athlete: Eric Stutz

Eric Stutz

Accounting major Eric Stutz is one of three Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball players selected fourth team All-OVC by CollegeSportsMadness.com. Stutz also achieved a place on the 2012-13 OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll. Stutz is a junior at EKU and a native of Newburgh, In.

Holbrook Named Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award Recipient

Dr. Jack Dyer and Dr. Mary Beth Holbrook

EKU's School of Business is pleased to announce the recipient of the Tenth Annual Jack L. Dyer Excellence in Teaching Award. The recipient for 2012-13 is Dr. Mary Beth Holbrook, Assistant Professor of Accounting.

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Scholar Athlete: Lauren Fant

Lauren Fant

Accounting major Lauren Fant is among a trio of 2012 first team All-OVC performers who will attempt to lead Eastern to its first-ever conference title this fall. The Eastern Kentucky University women's soccer team has been picked by league coaches and sports information directors to finish fourth in the Ohio Valley Conference this season.

Scholar Athlete: Erica Wesstrom

Erica Wesstrom

Accounting major Erica Wesstrom was one of 23 EKU student-athletes awarded an Ohio Valley Conference Medal of Honor for the 2012-13 academic year.

Medals of Honor are awarded to the student-athletes who earn the highest grade point averages (GPA) in each conference sponsored sport and this past year. All of the honorees achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Colbert Receives National Award from AICPA

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The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) has announced that an Eastern Kentucky University faculty member will receive its national Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award in August.

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