Inside Look

Business Students Study Abroad in China 10-Day Experience

Students at the Great Wall of China

EKU’s College of Business and Technology is full of educational and exciting opportunities, which is no exception for the Fall 2015 China Business Education Abroad class.

Faculty Focus: Dr. Carol Jordan

Dr. Carol Jordan

EKU’s Risk Management and Insurance is extremely pleased to welcome Dr. Carol Jordan back to EKU!

RMI Students Participate in National Conference

clockwise: Smith, Norfleet, Jolly, Bowen, Cawley and Ellis

Gamma Iota Sigma is the only international business fraternity for students of insurance, risk management and actuarial science. EKU’s own chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma attended the 44th annual International Conference held in Chicago, Ill., from October 8-10, 2015.

Nick Mills Earns Erie's Kentucky Producer of the Year Award

Nick Mills Earns Erie's Kentucky Producer of the Year Award

EKU alum Nick Mills from G.L Herndon Insurance Agency in Richmond, Ky., has earned the Erie Insurance Kentucky Producer of the Year Award.

RMI Golf Outing Raises Funds to Support EKU Students

RMI student Taylor Speaks helps with check in

Students weren’t the only ones that benefited at the recent Golf Outing hosted by the EKU’s Risk Management and Insurance on September 10th! As a matter of fact, for over 150 participants there were prizes such as gift certificates, golf bags, and golf clubs to be won during the scramble.

MBA Students Visit Okonite's Richmond Facility

Dr. Isaacs' class visits the Richmond Oconite facility

Dr. Trish Isaacs and her ACC 850 class had a unique experience at the Okonite Company. She and her MBA students participated in a tour of the Richmond plant.

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EKU Hosts First Annual Lloyd's Forum

Hyatt Regency in downtown Lexington

EKU Risk Management and Insurance hosted the First Annual Lloyd’s of London Forum Sept. 18-19 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Lexington. The event, designed exclusively for students, drew participants from our EKU as well as universities in other states.

Gao Appointed to Asia-Pacific Risk and Insurance Assn.

Dr. Gao

Eastern Kentucky University faculty member Dr. Siwei Gao was recently appointed to the Board of Governors of the Asia-Pacific Risk and Insurance Association.

Alumni Spotlight: Chris Stratton '12

Chris Stratton

In this series, we highlight successful EKU Computer Information Systems alumni who have shared their career path and personal insights.

The Fall 2015 feature is Chris Stratton, originally from Mason, Oh., (Mason High School Class of '08).

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EKU Students Inducted Into IMA Accounting Honor Society

IMA inductees

The Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems is pleased to announce the induction of their very best Accounting students into the IMA Accounting Honor Society.

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