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Entrepreneurial Students Collaborate with Madison County Schools on Guardian Safety Project

Entrepreneurial Students Collaborate

School of Business students are engaging in an interdisciplinary high-impact learning project, resulting in a fascinating outcome. 

Ms. Maggie Abney is an experienced banker, and Ms. Laura Barthel is a seasoned entrepreneur. Throughout the semester, Abney’s Entrepreneurial Finance (FIN 310) collaborates with Barthel’s Entrepreneurship (CCT 270).

Banking Students Visit Lexington Financial Headquarters

L-r: Matt McNeil, Kelsey Snyder, Tia Owen, Audra Hall, Abney, Jonathan Davis

Last week, EKU banking students, under the guidance of the instructor Maggie Abney, visited the Central Bank headquarters in downtown Lexington. After a brief luncheon, students met with Executive Vice President and Director of Sales and Marketing, Steve Kelly.  Mr.

Scholar Athlete: Faouzi Named Academic All-America

Amandine Faouzi

Amandine Faouzi, a senior finance major from Paris, France, has been named to the 2015 Capital One Academic All-America Women's At-Large team. Faouzi was selected a second team honoree by members of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

FIN 310 Class Assists EKU Student in Winning Top Prize at Idea State U

Nathan Hall (center) and the FIN 310 team

Dr. Ahmed Elnahas, Assistant Professor of  Finance, teaches FIN 310 (Entrepreneurial Finance) where students are asked to prepare a business plan for a fictional product. However, in the fall of 2014, Dr.

Perry selected as AFIS 2015 distinguished alum

April Russell Perry

EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems, along with the School of Business, is pleased to announce that Ms. April Russell Perry has been selected as their departmental distinguished alum for 2015.

Ms. Perry was honored during a presentation on Friday, April 17, at the School of Business College to Careers Conference.

Scholar Athlete: Amandine Faouzi brings home pair of titles

Amandine Faouzi

Amandine Faouzi, a senior finance major from Paris, France, won the top singles and doubles brackets at the Steve Baras Fall Classic in Chattanooga.

Scholar Athlete: Amandine Faouzi

Amandine Faouzi

College of Business and Technology scholar athletes earned All-OVC Tennis accolades recently. EKU tennis team students Amandine Faouzi, Melissa Gerritsen, and Kristina Labeja were named to the All-Ohio Valley Conference team in a vote handled by the league's head coaches.

Scholarship Applications now being accepted for 2014-15

BTC dome

EKU's Department of Accounting, Finance and Information Systems is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2014-15 academic year.

A number of scholarships are available for incoming freshmen as well as continuing students. Application deadline is March 16th. 

Congratulations Dr. Yao!

Dr. Yao

Dr. Haibo Stephen Yao successfully defended his dissertation in Finance at Mississippi State University this past Tuesday.  Capping off a very productive fall semester, Dr. Yao has also had two working papers accepted for presentation at conferences next year.

Scholar Athlete: Amandine Faouzi

Amandine Faouzi

Finance major Amandine Faouzi was one of 23 EKU student-athletes awarded an Ohio Valley Conference Medal of Honor for the 2012-13 academic year.

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