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EKU’s Online Graduate Education Degrees Ranked in the Top 50 by U.S. News and World Report

Eastern Kentucky University is ranked among the best in the U.S. News & World Report’s recently announced 2015 Best Online Education Program Rankings. EKU ranked 47th in the nation and is one of only two Kentucky schools to rank in the top 50 for Best Online Graduate Education Programs.

EKU Course Developers Receive Prestigious Course Design Award

Two EKU employees are being recognized for their efforts in online course design.

What Makes for a Successful Online Course in Science Education?

When Dr. Scott Townsend first contemplated teaching a 6-week “Trends in Science Education” graduate course completely online, he was perplexed. How could he possibly facilitate effective experimentation and engagement—in a timeframe that constituted only 40% of a traditional semester?

EKU Professor Appointed to Human Rights Commission

Dr. Roger Cleveland, associate professor of educational leadership and policy studies at Eastern Kentucky University, has been appointed to the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Human Rights Commission by Mayor Jim Gray.

The 14-member Commission is the local agency responsible for enforcing the local anti-discrimination laws in employment, housing and public accommodations.

Collaborations Beyond the Cave: A Consideration of the Sacred in the Creation of Collaborative Library Spaces

Ralph Lamar Turner recently wrote an article for the international, peer-reviewed Journal of Learning Spaces on libraries and space design.


EKU Online Graduate Program in Education Ranks in the Top 10

The EKU Online Graduate Program in Education ranks 10th in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. A 2013 report ranked a total of 208 schools offering online graduate education programs and placed EKU in the top tier.

EKU Online Education Program Tops in First U.S. News Rankings for Vets

Eastern Kentucky University’s master’s in education online program tops a listing of online graduate education programs for veterans recently released by U.S. News.

EKU Enhances Online Graduate Degree Options in Education

The Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree program at Eastern Kentucky University will be fully online with multiple options in Spring 2013.