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In honor of International Education Week and in collaboration with education abroad offices across Kentucky, EKU Education Abroad would like to invite you to attend a webinar by NKU alum Ronald Nkuranga. The webinar will be held over Zoom on Wednesday, November 17th at 12 pm EST. The webinar will capture highlights about the genesis of Rwanda’s genocide and the legacy thereof. It also discusses the Rwandan model of unity and reconciliation, its achievements, its obstacles, and the way forward. The webinar can be accessed through this Zoom Link:

Event Date: November 1712:00 pm  Location:  Cost: Free

Sponsor: Education Abroad
Contact Information: Katie Samuel, 8596228794

Good Morning EKU, come out and try Case Kitchen today. We are featuring -
Crispy Asiago-Crusted Chicken Cheese Lasagna Arrabbiata Sauce Penne Spinach Gratin Zucchini & Yellow Squash Saute Philly Cheesesteak Ky Proud All Beef Burgers

Event Date: November 1611:00am  Location: Upper Case  Cost: $9.00

Sponsor: EKU Dining
Contact Information: Bailey Gibson, 6066882150

This week is Military Appreciation Week at EKU! Get your honorary Military Appreciation Week T-Shirt today at the VETS lounge on the 2nd floor of the Powell Student Center. Be sure to click the link below to see our upcoming events this week, including the Military Appreciation Football Game this Saturday at 2:00 PM. T-Shirts will be for sale again this Thursday, Nov. 18, time and location TBD.

Event Date: November 1612:00 PM - 3:00 PM  Location: VETS Center - Powell Building  Cost: $20

Sponsor: EKU Office of Military and Veterans Affairs

Join Richmond Powwow Association and the CIEGE for a celebration of Native American Heritage Month. Richmond Powwow Association will be holding a ceremony and an open discussion in CIEGE shortly after.

Event Date: November 1812pm - 2pm  Location: Powell Plaza/Center for Inclusive Excellence and Global Engagement  Cost: FREE

Sponsor: CIEGE
Contact Information: Ronald Jackson, 859-622-7401
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The EKU Winter team will be stationed in the lower lobby of Powell today to give you an opportunity to drop in, grab some swag and a warm beverage from our hot chocolate and cider station, and chat about how Winter Session at EKU can benefit your degree progression.
With over 120 courses available, EKU Winter term is a great time to catch up or get ahead!
Drop in...warm up...learn more!

Event Date: November 1611:00 am - 1:30 pm  Location: Lower Powell Plaza  Cost: FREE

Sponsor: EKU Winter

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Join us this Thursday for a night of music, comedy, and fun that is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit! This month’s cabaret theme is How the Grinch Stole Cabaret, so put on your best Christmas outfit for a chance to win a prize! Remember, even if you don’t celebrate Christmas, cabaret is a fun night for all!

Event Date: ; 10 pm  Location: Pearl Buchanan Theater (to the right of Keene Johnson)  Cost: $1

Sponsor: Alpha Psi Omega
Contact Information: Magdalene Pearl

Looking for volunteer opportunities on campus? Want to learn more about fundraising? Join the Young Professionals in Philanthropy (YPP) on November 17th! Throughout the school year, members will organize fundraising and community engagement events to increase the awareness of philanthropy on campus. Perks of joining: • Free food
• A chance to belong to a group of passionate, like-minded students
• Resume builder
• Participate in EKUs’ Giving Day ( 2022)
• Free t-shirt once a member Be a part of a philanthropic movement that will enhance your leadership capabilities and other interpersonal skills most sought after by employers. All meetings will be held via zoom to practice CDC guidelines until further notice. Contact Keisha Williams by email at: to express your interest and to find out when the next meeting will be held.

Event Date: November 173:45 pm - 4:45 pm   Location: Zoom   Cost: Free

Sponsor: Annual Giving
Contact Information: Keisha Williams , 8596226802
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As part of Military Appreciation Week, EKU OMVA will host an art exhibit entitled “The Art of War” by Vietnam War Veteran Frank Romeo (subject of the award-winning film “Walk With Frank”) at Case Dining Hall Lobby (entrance across from Keen Johnson) from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm on Wednesday, November 17th. Students, Faculty, Staff and Community Members are invited to tour the exhibit and enjoy a free lunch!

Event Date: November 1711:00 am - 2:00 pm  Location: Case Dining Hall Lobby (entrance across from Keen Johnson)  Cost: 0

Sponsor: Military and Veterans Affairs
Contact Information: Barbara Kent

Join our current veteran and military students and alumni for Military Appreciation Weekend 2021! November 19 – 6:00 PM
Friday Night Social at the Bluegrass Barrel House
Enjoy free catered appetizers, live music by Blacktop Rodeo (no cover charge!) and a chance to win some cool raffle prizes!
*Must have ID and be over 21 to enter November 20 – 11:00 AM (Kickoff is at 2:00 PM)
Military Appreciation Tailgate and Game (EKU vs. Jacksonville State)
Colonels Courtyard and Roy Kidd Stadium
Come out and enjoy the tailgate as we prepare to cheer on the Colonels and recognize and honor our veterans and families. FREE FOOD, live music by Whiskey River, and all veterans will receive one free ticket to the game! Click the link below to register to attend!

  Cost: 0

Sponsor: Military and Veterans Affairs

As part of EKU's Military Appreciation Weekend, the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs is honored to present the film screening of "Walk With Frank," a film about self-discovery, mental health, and one man's journey towards understanding and embracing PTSD. There will be a reception with light refreshments in O'Donnell Lobby at 5:00 pm prior to the film screening. The film will be followed by a Q&A with Army combat veteran Frank Romeo and film producers, Ryan and Matt Mayers. All EKU students, veterans, and their family members are encouraged to attend. Capacity is limited, so click the link below to register to attend!

Event Date: November 186:15 PM  Location: O'Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building   Cost: 0

Sponsor: Military and Veterans Affairs

Beyond Labels is an affirming support group for students who have and/or are questioning having LGBTQ* identities. This is a weekly virtual support group provided by the EKU Counseling Center. Beyond Labels meets Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30pm and is hosted through a secure video platform. Please contact Melissa Bartsch at or (859)622-1303 for more information.
TO ATTEND TODAY’S GROUP: email 15 minutes prior to group to receive group zoom link.

Event Date: November 163:30 - 4:30pm   Location: e-mail for attendance link   Cost: Free

Sponsor: Counseling Center

Color Coded is a safe space for students of color to express and discuss personal experiences with other EKU students of color. This discussion-based support group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 2-3pm and is hosted by a secure video platform. For more information, please contact Melissa Cozart at or (859)622-1303.
TO ATTEND TODAY’S GROUP: email 15 minutes prior to group start time to receive instructions on how to join today’s group.

Event Date: November 162:00-3:00pm   Location: e-mail for attendance link   Cost: Free

Sponsor: Counseling Center

Grief is a normal and natural response to loss. It can also feel overwhelming, lonely, and complicated. Grief group is safe space to receive support, learn to cope, and to connect with other students who are also adjusting to the death of a friend, family member, or loved one. This weekly virtual group is provided by the EKU Counseling Center and hosted through a secure video platform. A group orientation is required to join this group. Contact EKUCC clinician Michalle Rice, LPP at 859-622-1303 or email at for more information.

Event Date: November 162:30pm-4:00pm   Location: call the EKU Counseling Center at (859) 622-1303 for more information   Cost: Free

Sponsor: Counseling Center

Pathfinders is an affirming weekly support group for students who are first generation college students. At EKU, a student is considered "first gen" if they are the first in their family to attend a four-year university or if neither of their parents/guardians have completed a bachelor’s degree. Some first gen students may have older siblings who have attended college. This virtual group is provided by the EKU Counseling Center and is hosted through a secure video platform.
TO ATTEND TODAY’S GROUP: email 15 minutes prior to group start time. Dr. Smith will email you instructions on how to join today’s group.

Event Date: November 1611:00am-12:00pm   Location: e-mail for attendance link   Cost: Free

Sponsor: Counseling Center

When a student finds themselves or another student’s safety at risk due to the use of alcohol or other drugs, they should contact the EKUPD immediately for medical assistance. Formal disciplinary action for violations of paragraphs 33, 34, and 35 of the General Regulations Concerning Student Behavior of the Student Handbook will not be enforced provided the involved students meet the criteria for amnesty. You wont be punished for helping a friend. If someone needs medical attention because of drugs or alcohol, they and you are protected by medical amnesty. Just call, stay, and cooperate. For more information, click "more on this announcement" below.

Sponsor: Student Conduct and Community Standards