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  1. Harlem Globetrotters draft Johnny ManzielRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... how to be entertaining. 'Johnny Basketball' has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?" Marcus Lewis of Eastern Kentucky University captured the 2014 College Slam Dunk Championship in April after being named as the competition's annual "Dark Horse Dunker" ...

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  2. Della Hamilton Fossett, 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Falmouth Outlook

    She was born in Pendleton County on March 30, 1933 to the late John C. and Ethel Wright Hamilton, was a member of the Flour Creek Christian Church, worked for many years as a legal secretary for Dean and Best, Pendleton County and was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University.

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  3. 'Neighborhoods Are Not War Zones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Switched

    ... executing a search warrant. Previous research by Peter Kraska , a criminal justice professor at Eastern Kentucky University, found that police SWAT teams conducted 45,000 raids in 2005, up from around 3,000 in 1980. The sheriff's office in Georgia ...

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  4. EKU's Lewis drafted by the GlobetrottersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | WKYT

    Former Eastern Kentucky University men's basketball player Marcus Lewis was drafted by the Harlem Globetrotters on Tuesday.

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  5. Burned Babies and the Militarization of American PolicingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... and 2012, the ACLU found that 79 percent involved searches, typically for drugs. Research by Eastern Kentucky University criminologist Peter Kraska has yielded similar numbers. These operations are inherently dangerous, especially since armed men ...

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  6. Harlem Globetrotters draft Johnny Manziel, Andrew Wiggins' brothers 20 minutesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2014 | Hudson Hub-Times

    ... how to be entertaining. 'Johnny Basketball' has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?" Marcus Lewis of Eastern Kentucky University captured the 2014 College Slam Dunk Championship in April after being named as the competition's annual "Dark Horse Dunker" ...

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  7. As wars wind down, small-town cops inherit armored vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... the military has a tremendous amount of surplus," said Pete Kraska, a criminology professor at Eastern Kentucky University who has studied SWAT teams for 25 years. But Kraska doesn't think it's a good thing for local cops to inherit those leftovers. ...

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  8. Hemp takes root in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... too early to draw any conclusions," Williams told WHAS11, but said the hemp seeds planted at UK, Eastern Kentucky University and Western Kentucky University are now 12" to 14" tall and have not exhibited any problems with pests or disease. The ...

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  9. EKU Online Ranked Among U.S. News 2014 Best Online Programs for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | PRWeb

    Eastern Kentucky University is ranked in the U.S. News & World Report 2014 Best Online Programs for Veterans.

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  10. Personnel File local hires and promotions: Week of June 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... administration. Marketing manager Deborah Cutts has been promoted to senior associate. Eastern Kentucky University: Thomas Erekson, dean of the College of Business and Technology at Western Illinois University since 2006, has been named dean of the ...

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  11. Strategies to build town-gown relationsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | University Business

    ... benefit from the relationship. Marc C. Whitt is associate vice president for public relations at Eastern Kentucky University, as well as a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Advisory Council on Communication and ...

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  12. Eastern Kentucky University acquires Elmwood houseRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2011 | University Business

    Eastern Kentucky University has acquired Elmwood, a historical house located on 20 acres across Lancaster Avenue from the school's campus in Richmond.

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  13. EKU Online Adds Four Master's of Arts in Education Degree ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | PRWeb

    Eastern Kentucky University will offer additional online master's in education programs including Middle Grades Education, Literacy P-12, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education for Fall 2014.

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  14. EKU Online Psychology Program Highly Rated in 2014 Best Online...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | PRWeb

    Eastern Kentucky University is rated among the best in the BestOnlineColleges.org 2014 Best Online Psychology Degree Program Rankings.

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  15. Fairness Awards presented to gay-equality advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Beatty, Ally for Fairness Award; philanthropist and businessman Brandl Skirvin, and former Eastern Kentucky University professor Doug Burnham and his sister, Belinda Tarpley-Sottung, Jonathan Barker Fairness Leadership Award; and artist Bob Morgan, ...

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  16. GSP to host Dr. Bernardo ScaramboneRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | WMKY-FM Morehead

    ... the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, his home city in Brazil. He performs and teaches at Eastern Kentucky University. Additional information on the Governor's Scholars Program at Morehead State University can be found at ...

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  17. President Obama Announces Nominates Two to Serve on the United States District CourtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The White House

    ... eceived his J.D. in 1985 from the University of Kentucky School of Law and his B.A. in 1982 from Eastern Kentucky University.

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  18. EKU Named a "Best Buy" for Online Criminal Justice DegreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    Eastern Kentucky University's online degree in Adult, Juvenile & Community Corrections Leadership is a "Best Buy" among online criminal justice degree programs according to Get Educated.

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  19. HARDWICK, Joseph BallouRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Dayton Daily News

    ... States Military Academy at West Point and served in the Army Air Corps. He later graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a degree in Accounting. After a successful career with the Department of Defense, Joseph spent many years traveling the ...

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  20. Answering opportunity's knockRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | University Business

    ... Whitt is the associate vice president for public relations and chief communications officer at Eastern Kentucky University, and is a member of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities Advisory Council on Communications and Public ...

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