EKU President Michael Benson and State Representative David Meade (left) visited our cemetery on Monday, May 4. Both Dr. Benson and Rep. Meade were very impressed with all of the volunteer’s work at the cemetery, and both commented on how “serene and peaceful” the place was.
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.
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.
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.
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.