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Prof Tells Life Story in Autobiography

Faridah Awang (photo by Carsen Bryant)

She came from a poor family in rural Malaysia that often struggled to put food on the table.

Her parents divorced when she was 2, and she was raised by a grandmother who had no formal education.

Golfing for a Special Cause

L-r: Jason Eberle, Phillip Webb, Scott Web, and Tom Pendergrass

On October 20, the alumni of the PGA Golf Management program, staff, and students at EKU hosted a tournament for a very important cause in the John Hines Classic. Seventy-six people played on 19 teams in a four person scramble to raise money for The ALS Association. John Hines is the head golf professional at the University Club at Arlington where the tournament was held.

MMIB Leaders Recognized

2017 CBT Hall of Distinguished Alumni honorees

Last Friday, the College of Business and Technology honored two MMIB family members Dr. Janna Vice and Mr. Kirby Easterling along with other CBT alumni - who have become leaders in their fields and made significant impacts on the local community, the nation, and the world through their work.

Maroon SHRM Announces Fall 2017 Officers

SHRM 2017 fall officers with advisor Dr. Allen Engle (far left)

EKU’s Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is a student run organization open to all majors interested in the human resource management profession.

Engle Conquers Virtual Borders

Engle

Allen D. Engle, Sr., Foundation Professor of Management and the Harold Glenn Campbell Endowed Chair of International Business was two places at one time on Friday morning, September 29th – thanks to Skype technology.

Senior "Delivers" for Domino's as Intern

Dalton Stanley

Dalton Stanley learned a lot this past summer as a global supply chain management intern with Domino’s.

But one lesson trumped them all for the Eastern Kentucky University senior, as he described the experience to fellow Pikeville native James Kirby Easterling, who returned to EKU in 2014 to head his alma mater’s then-new global supply chain management program.

Collet Earns Elbert Player of the Year Award

Tyler Collet

Tyler Collet, a graduating senior from Cross Lanes, West Virginia, has set the bar very high. For the third year in a row, he has earned the Professional Golf Management program’s Elbert Award.

SCM Advisory Council Holds Inaugural Meeting

Industry leaders participating in EKU's Supply Chain Management Advisory Council

EKU's Global Supply Chain Management program is poised to become the next signature program for the School of Business.

MMIB Welcomes 2017-18 Patterson Scholars

2017-18 Patterson Scholars

The Department of Management, Marketing and International Business is pleased to announce Patterson Scholars for the 2017-18 academic year.

Business Junior Interns on Capitol Hill

Madison Pergrem in Washington, D.C.

An opportunity to work on Capitol Hill would be a dream for many students, but for Madison Pergrem, that dream became a reality. The Eastern Kentucky University junior spent the summer interning with Sixth District Congressman Andy Barr and U.S. Senator and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.

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