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Hoskins selected as 2016 Phi Kappa Phi Martin Award Recipient

Tony Hoskins with family

The Henry Martin Scholarship, a $500 cash award, was presented to Mr. Tony L. Hoskins at the Eastern Kentucky University Scholars Day Assembly on Friday, April 15, 2016. Hoskins, a senior non-traditional student from Richmond, Ky., majoring in Aerospace Technology and Aviation Professional Flight, was also inducted into the Society at a formal ceremony later that afternoon.

EKU Professional Flight Students Interview with ExpressJet

2016 EKU Aviation Career Day students

On Thursday and Friday, April 7-8, fourteen EKU aviation students were interviewed by ExpressJet Airline recruiters for First Officer pilot jobs. Ralph Gibbs, Director of Aviation, said that this is the first event of its kind for EKU and highlights EKU Aviation achievements and successes.

Chism selected as 2016 Distinguished Alum

Kyle Chism

EKU's Department of Applied Engineering and Technology, along with the School of Applied Arts and Technology, is pleased to announce that Mr. Kyle Chism has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2016.

Mr. Chism was honored during a presentation in April at the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology College to Careers Conference.

Construction Management Hosts its 10th Annual Recognition Banquet

EKU Construction Management awards banquet

EKU Construction Management faculty and staff hosted the 10th Annual Recognition Banquet on April 2, 2016, to honor outstanding students, as well as those individuals and companies who have demonstrated exemplary service. This year’s reception and dinner was held in Arlington's Mule Barn. EKU President Michael Benson was on hand to greet guests and make opening remarks.

Zeta II Chapter of Sigma Lambda Chai Reactivated

Sigma Lambda Chai key

The Zeta II chapter of Sigma Lambda Chi honor society is proud to announce its recent reactivation as the construction honor society in the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology at Eastern Kentucky University. Dr. Anthony J. Lamanna will act as the advisor to the four newly installed members.

AET Department Hosts Regional Competitions 2016 for Regional Schools

TSA students outside the Whalin Technology Complex

The annual Technology Student Association (TSA) Regional competitions was hosted by the Department of Applied Engineering & Technology (AE&T) on Friday, February 26, 2016.

Co-Op Opportunity Benefits Students, TRC

From left: Eric Poynter, Dr. Vigs Chandra, and Casey Spires

Eastern Kentucky University’s Training Resource Center (TRC), in partnership with the Department of Applied Engineering and Technology, recently instituted a specialized co-op program designed to develop the knowledge, skills and abilities of undergraduate students by providing hands-on experience working with everyday technologies in an organizational setting. 

Construction Management Faculty Win EKU Campus Challenge Competition

The winning Campus Challenge team is pictured with judges.

A proposal to involve all Eastern Kentucky University students in public service has captured the top prize in the University’s first Campus Challenge competition.

EKU, ACTC Ink 2 + 2 Agreement in Aviation

ACTC President Kay Adkins and EKU President Michael Benson (Photo courtesy ACTC)

Eastern Kentucky University has cleared another runway for its nationally unique aviation program.

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