March 2012

New Minor Housed in Noel Studio

To those familiar with Eastern Kentucky University, it is readily apparent that the University is a creative campus.  From EKU's focus on graduating informed, critical and creative thinkers who can communicate effectively, to offices and programs promoting creativity, creativity is foremost on the minds of students, faculty and staff.  The creative spirit will continue to grow thi

Hot Dog, I Love EKU Libraries!

In celebration of National Library Week, stop by the Main Lobby area of the Main Library on Monday, April 9, 2012 from 1-2:30 p.m. (or while supplies last) for free hot dogs and lemonade!  While you're here, tell us on film or in writing what you love about EKU Libr

Dr. Kenneth Tunnell to Present "Once Upon a Place"

In celebration of National Library Week, join EKU Libraries on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 4:30p.m. in the Main Library's Grand Reading Room for a fascinating presentation by Dr.

Colloquium: The Rise of the New Groupthink

In celebration of National Library Week, join EKU Libraries Friday, April 13, 2012 at 2 p.m. in Main Library 204G for a fascinating Colloquium discussion based on Susan Cain's "

Noel Studio Public Speaking Competition

Visit the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity's Greenhouse on Friday, April 20, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. to enjoy an exciting Public Speaking Competition.  Listen to the best speeches given in classes at EKU.  Cash prizes will be awarded.  Students: have your instructors nominate you for the competition today!  

Passionate Mountain Voices: Women Authors of Appalachia

Through mid-April 2012, visit EKU's Special Collections & Archives to enjoy a new display of books celebrating the literary achievements of 20th century Appalachian women writers,“Passionate Mountain Voices: Women Authors of Appalachia, 191

Know Your Copy Rights

Interested in copyright issues? Check out Know Your Copy Rights, a brochure that addresses questions about copyright related to teaching.

Have other questions? Contact Copyright Education & Scholarly Communications Librarian, Linda Sizemore.

Focus on Scholarship: Dr. Jackie Jay

Dr. Jackie Jay, Associate Professor in EKU's Department of History, is the Focus on Scholarship featured faculty member for the month of March 2012.  Dr. Jay received her PhD in Egyptology from the University of Chicago in 2008, the same year she joined the faculty of the History Department at EKU.

Celebrate National Library Week!

Celebrate National Library Week 2012 with EKU Libraries, April 9-13, 2012!  Visit the Music Library, Business Library & Academic Commons or the Justice & Safety Learning Commons Monday-Friday for a free cookie (each day while supplies last).  Also enjoy these exciting events: