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Aviation Partnerships with Community Colleges Speed Transition to Skies

EKU Aviation Seneca III

Do you want to fly airplanes? Studies suggest almost 500,000 pilots are going to be needed over the next 20 years.

AET Hosts Technology Student Association Regional Competitions

Dragster Track

The annual Technology Student Association (TSA) regional competition hosted by the Department of Applied Engineering & Technology (AE&T) within the College of Business & Technology (CB&T) is in the books as a resounding success.

Student Focus: Kyle Nicholas

Kyle Nicholas

Aerospace Management at Eastern Kentucky University has found a true Colonel in Kyle Nicholas!

Nicholas, an upcoming Spring ’15 graduate, not only takes part in this demanding program, but has the privileged honor of being Student President and Student Regent. Naturally, the role comes with its hardships, but Nicholas sees only the positives of the position.

Aviation Program Flying High across Kentucky

Pres Benson (r) with Ashland Community & Technical College President/CEO Adkins

Eastern Kentucky University’s aviation program continues to write its name in the skies above the Commonwealth.

On Jan. 28, University officials met with representatives of Ashland Community and Technical College (ACTC) to discuss a 2+2 partnership to offer ACTC students a degree in aviation through EKU’s highly accredited program.

Creekmore Awarded $2,000 AAAE Scholarship

SAMA SEC AAAE logo

Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Business and Technology congratulates student Reece Creekmore as one this year's AAAE scholarship recipients.

Student Spotlight: Abigail Cvelbar

Abbey Cvelbar
This Spotlight Student is Abigail (Abbey) Cvelbar!

Student Spotlight: Rebecca Sweet

Rebecca Sweet

This week’s Spotlight Student is Rebecca Sweet. Rebecca is a 21-year-old senior from right here in Richmond! She is represented by her loving parents Mark and Carolyn Sweet and is active in many activities other than her class work. She is a member of the EKU Women’s Rugby team, an Admissions Recruitment Ambassador, a Doug Whitlock Scholar, and a Chamber Colonel.

Student Spotlight: Quentin Miles

This week’s spotlight student is Quentin Miles. Quentin is a 20-year-old junior from Saint Francis, Ky., where his parents, Chris and Lea, still reside.

Aviation agreement signed between UCM Partners – EKU and HCTC

F: Erekson, Greiner, Benson, Ross; B: Mobelini, Collins, Gibbs, Robinson, Collin

Evelyn Wood, HCTC Director of Public Relations

Student Spotlight: Jeanne Ann Kelly

Jean Ann Kelly

Our second weekly spotlight student is Jeanne Ann Kelly.

Jeanne is from Glasgow, Ky., where her wonderful parents Kevin and Ann Kelly still live. She is a sophomore here at Eastern Kentucky University majoring in Construction Management. Jeanne is also a Pledge for Alpha Phi Omega, a member of Toastmaster, and an intern at Amteck of Kentucky.

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