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Alumni Spotlight


Each month we will be highlighting an EKU Alum who has gone on to do some pretty impressive work.

School of Justice Studies Graduate Student, Haley Bates, Wins National Competition!

Haley Bates

Haley Bates, graduate student in the School of Justice studies, has won a national competition for her paper titled “Standing Rock: The Erosion of Indigenous Sovereignty and Environmental Protections”.

Dr. Judah Schept Receives "Critical Criminologist of the Year" Award

Dr. Judah Schept

Dr. Judah Schept was recently awarded “Critical Criminologist of the Year” by the American Society of Criminology’s Division of Critical Criminology and Social Justice.

Investigate Criminal Justice/Police Studies Summer 2021 Classes

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Investigate Criminal Justice/Police Studies Summer 2021 Classes

Happy Spring Colonels!

Summer Faculty Profile: Stephen Kappeler, College of Justice & Safety

Stephen Kappeler

At EKU, our faculty are dedicated instructors who place student success above all else.  Summer faculty are no exception!

EKU Graduate Student, Hayley Jackey, Participates in a Panel Discussion

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EKU Graduate Student, Hayley Jackey, participates in a panel discussion on Carceral Re-Entry.


Dr. Kevin Minor Discusses Recent Federal Executions

Federal Execution

This video was produced by the Instructional Design Center at Eastern Kentucky University.

Pressure Builds for U.S. Police to Change Military Mindset

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The College of Justice & Safety is home to leading academics experts in the fields of policing and criminal justice reform.  With current events bringing in

COVID-19 and Correctional Facilities

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Dr. Kevin Minor discusses COVID-19 and correctional facilities. Most people understand that jails and prisons are fertile spaces for the COVID-19 virus. Fewer probably realize the magnitude of the problem or the combination of actions necessary to address it.

EKU E-Cast with Dr. Kevin Minor

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EKU E-Cast with Dr. Kevin Minor

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