Inside Look

Business Leaders Prepare for Upcoming Tourism Season

Business leaders convened at the Route 23 Cultural Heritage Museum on Thursday to learn skills that can help them prepare for summer tourists.

CARES Staff Featured on KET Program

EKU Regional Outreach Agent Michelle Allen and former EKU Hometown Ambassador Sarah Hansford will be featured during a segment of an upcoming KET program on the environmental efforts of Kentucky PRIDE.

2015 Presidential CARES Community Challenge Grants

Eastern Kentucky University Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship (CARES) and EKU's President Michael T.

EKU CARES 2014 Annual Report Now Available

The EKU Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship’s 2014 Annual Report is now available. The report contains an overview of CARES activities and highlights for regional stewardship activity of Eastern’s five colleges.

EKU ASSISTS WITH MENTORING PROGRAM AT NORTHERN MIDDLE SCHOOL IN SOMERSET

Who better to mentor first-year middle school students than their slightly older counterparts who have recently been there and done that?

And that’s exactly what is happening at Northern Middle School in Somerset.

Students, Faculty Helping Paintsville with “Trail Town” Application Process

Dozens of Recreation and Park Administration students distributed surveys during the city’s recent Apple Festival as Paintsville leaders begin the multi-tiered process to move forward on its Trail Town application. Overseeing the students’ efforts are Project Co-Directors Dr. Michael Bradley and Dr.

CARES, Richmond Chamber Host Leadership Work Study Trip to Asheville

Eastern Kentucky University’s Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship (CARES) and the Richmond Chamber of Commerce hosted a leadership work study trip to Asheville, N.C., Sept. 16-18.

"Richmond 5" Competition Assists Local Entrepreneurs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, AUG. 6, 2014

“RICHMOND 5” COMPETITION ASSISTS LOCAL ENTREPRENEURS

RICHMOND, Ky. – Have a great business idea but don’t know what to do next?

Corbin Railroad Museum Project

Corbin Railroad Museum planners hope to have facility open in May 2015

CARES Partners with Ky. Office of Adventure Tourism to Create Trail Town Ambassador Program

The Center for Appalachian Regional Engagement and Stewardship (CARES) at Eastern Kentucky University is partnering with the Kentucky Office of Adventure Tourism to launch the Trail Town Ambassador Program.