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EKU Criminal Justice Student Published in International Journal

Melissa Pujol

Melissa Pujol, who graduated with her MS in criminal justice in 2015, has just earned her first publication in peer-reviewed journal Critical Criminology, the official journal of the Division on Critical Criminology of the American Society of Criminology.

EKU Online Criminal Justice Program Recognized as One of the Best of 2015


EKU Online programs in Corrections, Policing and Homeland Security have been named among the best online bachelor’s degree programs in criminal justice by EKU ranked 7th in the nation. The group uses enrollment information along with academics and quality of faculty to rate schools.

EKU Criminal Justice Honor Society Garners Awards at Annual Conference


The EKU Epsilon Chapter of the Alpha Phi Sigma Criminal Justice Honor Society returned to Richmond, KY from its annual conference in Orlando, FL with a record seven awards. These awards include:

·         First place national award for “Best Alpha Phi Sigma Chapter Website.”

Bachelor's Degree Program in Social Justice Studies Launches in Fall 2015


A new academic program at Eastern Kentucky University reframes the question many young people ask when they reach adulthood.

EKU’s Golden Key Receives Prestigious Award

EKU Golden Key International Honor Society

The Golden Key International Honor Society chapter at Eastern Kentucky University has won the Gold Level of Chapter Standards for the 2013-2014 academic year.

Criminal Justice Studies Student Accepted to PH.D. program at American University in Washington, DC

Jennifer Tilley

Jennifer L. Tilley, who graduated this Spring from EKU’s College of Justice and Safety with a MS in Criminal Justice Studies, has been accepted into the Ph.D.

EKU Commencement Given by Jami Stout

EKU Commencement

Criminal Justice graduate Jami Stout, of Coal Grove, Ohio gives the student address for the December 14, 2013 Eastern Kentucky University morning commencement ceremony.


Associate Dean's career featured in Kentucky Monthly magazine

Dr. Victor Kappeler


Follow the link to read the Kentucky Monthly article featuring our own Dr. Victor Kappeler. 

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