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EKU's Office of Regional Stewardship Partners with Berea Partners for Education for E-Mentor Program with Knox Promise Neighborhood

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Eastern Kentucky University’s Office of Regional Stewardship is partnering with Berea Partners for Education to create an E-Mentoring Program with the Knox Promise Neighborhood that serves as an interactive, online college and career readiness course.

Vice President Mike Pence Visits EKU’s East Region Campus in Manchester

Vice President Mike Pence with Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin. Credit to Charles Bertr

Vice President Mike Pence visited Eastern Kentucky University’s Manchester campus in Clay County in August.

Regional Stewardship Hires Intern Rachel Grant

Intern Rachel Grant

Eastern Kentucky University’s Office of Regional Stewardship recently hired a new public relations intern. Rachel Grant is a sophomore Public Relations major with a Sociology minor from Oldham County, Kentucky.

LINC Program Hires Intern Aryanna Cannoy

Aryanna Cannoy

Eastern Kentucky University’s Regional Liaison for Improving Networks and Connections (LINC) program has recently partnered with Berea Partners for Edu

WEKU Partnership Brings Positive Change in Kentucky Counties Challenged by Drug Use

Pastor Brad Epperson, Nurse Mandy Watson and physician’s assistant Troy Brooks couldn’t have been more set against a needle exchange program in Powell County, the place they call home, worrying that it would enable drug users to continue using.

LINC Opportunities Continue to Grow

For nearly 5 years, EKU Regional LINC (Liaison for Improving Networks and Connections) has provided Eastern Kentucky University students with opportunities to gain work experience, with pay, within Kentucky’s Appalachian counties.

EKU’S OFFICE OF REGIONAL STEWARDSHIP HELPS MAKE KENTUCKY WORK READY

work ready

Bruce Carpenter wears many hats while working to serve southern Kentucky. He is the Executive Director of the Corbin Economic Development Agency, the Southern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and the Southeast Kentucky Industrial Development Authority, a regional partnership between six southeastern Kentucky counties. 

EKU EAST REGION FOCUSES ON LEADERSHIP IN APPALACHIA

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Located in the heart of Eastern Kentucky University’s service region, the EKU East Region Campus in Manchester is more than a school. It’s a leadership and economic development hub for the Appalachian Region of Kentucky.

Southeast KY Regional Training Consortium Grant

Donna Helton Grady, Coordinator of Regional Workforce Development who is the administrative liaison between Eastern Kentucky University and the Southeast Kentucky Regional Training Consortium, applies for a Bluegrass State Skills Corporation Grant.

EKU LOOKING AHEAD TO HOST ITS 24th KENTUCKY SPECIAL OLYMPICS SUMMER STATE GAMES

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For the past 23 years, Special Olympics of Kentucky’s State Summer Games have been held at EKU. During the first weekend in June, athletes from all over the state travel to campus, beaming with passion and determination, competing for a chance to advance to the national games.

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