Digitization of The Eastern Progress
From covering the great music performed at Speck's to detailing annual Student Government Association elections, The Eastern Progress has chronicled the story of Eastern Kentucky University for more than 80 years. Colonels around the globe can now access historic issues* of The Eastern Progress online thanks to the generosity of Friends of EKU Libraries**.
*Digitization is in progress; all issues will be available online by mid-fall 2013.
**The following generous individuals have chosen to give life to the historic Eastern Progress:
Sponsors of a decade or more:
Charles & Dr. Melba Hay
Sponsors of a year or more:
Dr. Tom Appleton, Jr.
Dr. & Mrs. William W.H. and Genevieve Clay
Jackie Couture - in memory of her grandmother, Talitha Lawhorn Leever Cordes, who received her teaching certificate in 1932
Mr. & Mrs. Michael and Mary Embry
Dr. Margaret Foote - in memory of Mozart, Eastern's beloved canine mascot
Dr. & Mrs. Billy and Kari Martin
Richard and Representative Rita Smart
Daniel Clark and Karen Cox Wetzel
James Wihebrink, Sr.
Dr. & Mrs. Ron and Ruth Wolfe
Other generous sponsors:
Mr. and Mrs. Bill and Harriet Connor
Katherine Weitkamp Scheidt
Mr. & Mrs. Ben and Janice Turpin