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Benefited EKU employees are eligible to participate in the Diabetes Management Program. Participants completing required sessions with the diabetes educator receive their diabetic supplies at no cost.


Event Date: November 14; 
Contact Information: Tammy Cornett, 622-8874
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Employees need to feel like they're respected, that they're part of the team, and that their ideas matter. Once that's taken care of, they'll be more likely to go the extra mile for their company and provide extraordinary service, come up with innovative ideas and help your company grow. In the ever-changing and evolving work environment, it is up to the leaders of your organization to address this need and create a culture of engagement.

Course Objective: This training illustrates the importance of understanding employee's needs and provides the tools and strategies necessary to create and sustain a culture of engagement.

Audience: Leadership/Managers/Supervisors

Seating is limited. Sign up by contacting Teri Begley, teri.begley@eku.edu or 622-6835.


Event Date: December 07; 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Location: Memorial Science 182
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Teri Begley, 622-6835


Losing someone or something you love or care deeply about is very painful. You may experience all kinds of difficult emotions, and it may feel like the pain and sadness you're experiencing will never let up. These are normal reactions to a significant loss. But while there is no right or wrong way to grieve, there are healthy ways to cope with the pain that, in time, can renew you and permit you to move on. This class helps you to learn about the stages of grief and loss, how to cope with such loss as the death of a loved one, separation, divorce, loss of health, loss of a job, and other types of loss.

Course Objective: To learn how to cope with any loss encountered in life.

Audience: Individuals who have experienced personal loss or for those individuals helping others to deal with grief and loss.

Seating is limited. Sign up by contacting Teri Begley, teri.begley@eku.edu or 622-6835.


Event Date: December 07; 1-2 p.m.
Location: Memorial Science 182
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Teri Begley, 622-6835


Eastern Kentucky University seeks to create an environment in which employees of the University community are civil and collegial to and respectful of individuals and individual differences within the University. The University considers bullying and other types of harmful conduct to be unacceptable because it undermines this environment. In order to highlight our newest policy, create awareness, and provide the tools to employees to detect and address bullying in the workplace we are providing two on-site training sessions. ENI, our employee assistance provider, will be on campus Thursday, Dec. 7, to conduct the training. The training times are:

• 9-10 a.m.
• 2:30–3:30 p.m.

Seating is limited. Please sign up for one of the sessions today by contacting Teri Begley, teri.begley@eku.edu or 622-6835.



Event Date: December 07; 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Location: Memorial Science 182
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Teri Begley, 622-6835


Do you have plans to travel to a foreign country? Eastern Kentucky University has teamed with the U. S. Department of State to host a passport fair, where you can apply for your passport, no appointment necessary. Please read the flyer available through the link for instructions. Photo services will not be provided!

Event Date: November 14; Tuesday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesday. 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Location: Keith 130
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Katie Samuel, 622-8794
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Based on groundbreaking investigative reporting, "A Day’s Work" (documentary, 2015) reshaped perceptions of temp work and our safety on the job. The film screened at more than 100 public events across the country with unions, universities, government agencies and community groups, raising the question to all working people, “What are we getting for a day’s work?” The film examines the landmark workplace death of 21-year-old Lawrence DaQuan “Day” Davis through the eyes of his family and the analysis of experts. Day was an employee of a temporary staffing agency working at the Bacardi bottling plant in Jacksonville, Florida, in 2012. He was killed 90 minutes into the first day of the job -- the first job of his life. An investigation reveals the troubling issues that led to Day's death and how the $100 billion temporary staffing industry is putting millions of American workers at risk.

Event Date: November 15; 1 p.m.
Location: Posey Auditorium, Stratton Building
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Pauline Lively, 622-8244
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This session will provide instructors with a brief background in multimodality and practical classroom approaches to help students improve their reading of multimodal texts to be more critical and metacognitive.

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Event Date: November 15; 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Location: Noel Studio Discovery Classroom (Crabbe Library 310D)

Contact Information: Russell Carpenter, 622-7403
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Ryan Fisher will turn 28 on Nov. 14 (today). In celebration, new or renewed memberships for the Fitness and Wellness Center will be 28 percent off. Payroll Deduction does not apply.

We will also be taking new or gently used yoga mat donations for Hope's Wings, a local domestic violence organization. Any patron who brings in a yoga mat will receive a Campus Recreation Shaker Bottle and Under Armour t-shirt.

Event Date: November 14; 
Location: Fitness and Wellness Center

Contact Information: Ryan Fisher, 622-1183


Auditions for EKU Theatre's production of "The Secret Garden" will be Sunday, Nov. 19. Those auditioning should sign up for an audition slot on the bulletin board outside Campbell 306 and should prepare 16-32 measures of musical theatre material and bring sheet music for accompanist.

Callbacks and readings from the script will be held immediately following musical auditions (7-9 p.m.).

Auditions are open to all; no experience necessary.
The production runs Feb. 28-March 4.
If you need to schedule an alternative audition time, contact us by Nov. 15 to arrange.

Event Date: November 19; 2-9 p.m.
Location: Foster 100 and Campbell 127
Cost: Free

Contact Information: Laura Thomas, 622-1315
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Steven and Katelynn will perform music by composers John Mackey, Nathan Daughtrey, Emmanuel Séjourné and our very own Jason Koontz. The selections are contemporary classical music pieces. Katelynn studies with Dr. Jason Koontz and is pursuing music education and performance degrees. Steven studies with Dr. Nathan Siler, and is pursuing a music education degree.

Event Date: November 28; 8 p.m.
Location: Gifford Theatre
Cost: Free



Under the direction of Dr. Andrew Putnam and Dr. Timothy Wiggins, the EKU Symphonic and Concert bands will present a fall concert.

Event Date: November 14; 8 p.m.
Location: EKU Center for the Arts
Cost: Free


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Ham
Turkey w/ Stuffing
Cranberry Sauce
Sweet Potato Casserole
Green Bean Casserole
Mashed Potatoes w/ Gravy
Glazed Carrots
Rolls

Event Date: November 14; 10:45 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: Upstairs Powell
Cost: $8.45

Contact Information: Jeremy Hacker, 622-5005
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