Inside Look

Hunter Selected 2017 AET Distinguished Senior

Horace Hunter

Mr. Horace Hunter has been named the 2017 Distinguished Senior for EKU's Department of Applied Engineering and Technology. He will be honored during a presentation in April at the Applied Engineering and Technology College to Careers Conference.

The student is selected based on superior academic achievement, excellent leadership, citizenship, character and services to EKU.

Sells Named 2017 AET Distinguished Alum

Russell Sells II

EKU's Department of Applied Engineering and Technology, along with the School of Applied Sciences and Technology, is pleased to announce that Mr. Russell Sells II has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2017.

Sells will honored during a presentation in April at the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology College to Careers Conference.

Grad Endures Hardships to Find Success

Devella Steffen

Life was never easy for Devella Steffen.

Faculty Focus: Dennis Field

Dr. Dennis Field, Professor

This series highlights outstanding faculty, up close and personal, from one of the College's program areas. This edition features Dr. Dennis Field, professor and program coordinator of Applied Engineering Management (AEM) at EKU.

Lamanna Named Fellow to American Society of Civil Engineers

Dr. Tony Lamanna

One great accomplishment leads to another - or so it seems for Dr. Anthony Lamanna, Associate Professor of Construction Management. News of Fellowship election by the American Society of Civil Engineers comes following on the heels of a similar appointment by the American Concrete Institute.

Aviation Management Students Receive Scholarships

L-R: Tyler Meredith, Nate Schattner, Dustin Wittman

Three aviation students were recently selected as recipients of the Southeast Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives/Southeastern Airport Manager’s Association (SEC-AAAE/SAMA) Scholarship, an award valued at $2,000 per student.

Sinnett Joins EKU Aviation Team

Dennis Sinnett

EKU Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dennis Sinnett as the new Aviation Program Coordinator. He succeeds Mr. Ralph Gibbs, who has directed the program for the past five years. Sinnett is a native of Annapolis, Md., and graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy.

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Childhood Dream Takes Flight

Horace Hunter

It’s not every five-year-old who already knows what he wants to do with his life, and then spends the next 15 years following through on his dream.

But that’s what happened after young Horace Hunter took an international flight to visit his grandparents in Japan.

Masters Candidates Hooded at Fall Graduation

EKU's Department of Applied Engineering and Technology is pleased to announce that 13 students have completed their Master's program in Applied Engineering and Technology Management.

Partnership Provides Scholarships

F: Higdon, Rodenberg, Erekson; B: DeLaGarza, McPhearson, Benningfield, Miller

Two students from Taylor County High School will soon be named Murakami Scholars, thanks to a new agreement between Eastern Kentucky University, Murakami Manufacturing and Taylor County Schools.

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