December 2010

Noel Studio Director Honored by NACC

Dr. Rusty Carpenter, director of the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity, recently earned the National Association of Communication Centers’ Von Till Outstanding Newcomer Award 2011.  Visit EKUpdate for full details about this exciting honor.

Cookies, Cocoa, and Chair Massages

Looking for a way to relieve stress during finals week?  Join us in the Main Library lobby on Monday, December 13, 8-10 p.m. to enjoy complimentary cookies, cocoa and chair massages. For more information, call (859) 622-1072 or email

Focus on Scholarship: Dr. Peter Kraska

Dr. Peter Kraska, Professor in the Department of Criminal Justice and Police Studies, also coordinates the graduate program in that department. He has published numerous books and journal articles since coming to EKU in 1994. His scholarship has most recently focused on developing criminal justice theory and examining trends in crime control.

International Cinema Series: Alamar

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, December 8 at 6:30 p.m. in Main Library Room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of Alamar (Mexico, 2009).

Colloquium: War

This Fall Term EKU Libraries continues its effort to encourage casual dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students by hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums on selected Friday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. in the new Crabbe Library Research and Instruction Commons Conference Room, 204G.