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EKU Students Participate in Blue Grass IMA Night

EKU students attend Blue Grass IMA night

On Thursday, February 16, 2017, 14 EKU students and a faculty member, Dr. Trish Isaacs, attended Blue Grass Institute of Management Accountants Student Night.

RMI Senior Shares Courage and Resilience

Jeff Guest with his son Braylon, now 9

’There’s a fight in me’ Danville native, former football player raising money for stem cell treatment

By Kendra Peek | The Advocate-Messenger | Tuesday, February 21, 2017

To be able to walk again is a dream for Jeffrey Guest, a dream that could one day be in his reach if the Danville native can raise the funds.

Student Profile: Kevely DuMay

Kevely DuMay

Mr. Kevely DuMay is an accounting junior from Lexington, Ky. Graduating in Spring 2018 with bachelor's in public accounting and a minor in history, Mr. DuMay has already had quite the impact in his program and on Eastern Kentucky University!

EKU Accounting Class Partners with Local Agencies to Provide Free Income Tax Preparation

EKU accounting students work with VITA clients to prepare their tax returns

An Eastern Kentucky University accounting class is again partnering with the Central Kentucky Economic Empowerment Project and Kentucky River Foothills Community Action Agency to offer basic income tax preparation for those making $54,000 or less.

EKU Accounting Hosts Becker CPA Exam Review

Bill Jessee, President of the Kentucky Society of CPAs

On Friday, November 4, 2016, EKU Accounting hosted a CPA exam workshop. The workshop was jointly sponsored by the Kentucky Society of CPAs and Becker Professional Education. Thirty-one accounting students from EKU, Berea College, and Sullivan University participated in the workshop.

Think or Swim: Realworld Trading Challenge

l-r:Daniel Blevins, Evan Singleton and Dalton Stanley

Three EKU Finance students are about to 'Think or Swim' in a national competition. Representing Eastern Kentucky University are Daniel Blevins, Evan Singleton and Dalton Stanley in the TD Ameritrade U Think or Swim Challenge.

Ridings Resource Center Named

Judith H. and George E. Ridings

It's not just another room with the usual desk or table and chairs. As many as six Risk Management and Insurance students may gather to study for exams or prepare for telephone interviews. In this special area, students come to eat lunch, study together, have small group learning sessions with professors and even take a quick nap.

EKU Students Attend Gamma Iota Sigma National Conference

l-r: Chris Everitt, Sarah Smith, Lindsey Baldwin (alumni), Audrei Egbudin

Gamma Iota Sigma is the only international business fraternity for students of insurance, risk management and actuarial science. EKU’s chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma attended the 45th annual International Conference held in Columbus, Ohio, from September 29 - October 1, 2016.

EKU to Host Becker CPA Exam Workshop

The Kentucky Society of CPAs (KyCPA) and Becker Professional Education is partnering to offer the Uniform CPA Exam Workshop at three Kentucky universities this fall and winter. First up, on November 4th, is Eastern Kentucky University, followed by the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky (both scheduled for February 2017).

Recruiting all AFIS majors to represent EKU in the 2017 Annual PEAK Team Challenge

PEAK logo

PEAK stands for “Promote & Encourage Accounting in Kentucky”.  Colleges from all over the state compete for prizes, including $1,000 scholarships for each person on the winning team.  The PEAK competition is a Jeopardy-style contest, in which teams choose from categories related to the Becker study materials for the CPA exam.  This is great for anyone interested i

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