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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.

Perry selected as AFIS 2015 distinguished alum

April Russell Perry

EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems, along with the School of Business, is pleased to announce that Ms. April Russell Perry has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2015.

Ms. Perry was honored during a presentation on Friday, April 17, at the School of Business College to Careers Conference.

Shearer named 2015 AFIS distinguished senior

Sam Shearer

Mr. Sam Shearer has been named the 2015 Distinguished Senior for EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems.  He was honored during a presentation on Friday, April 17, at the School of Business College to Careers Conference.

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

Unique Management Accounting Program Shows Strong Demand

The Management Accounting option at EKU was developed and made a reality largely through the efforts of Dr. Trish Isaacs. After talking with the members of the Bluegrass IMA (Institute of Management Accountants ), she and other members of the accounting faculty realized that there is a large demand for management accounting jobs.

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