Welcome to Scholars Week!

Scholars Week celebrates the culture of scholarship, research, and creative endeavors on campus. The week begins on April 10, 2017 and includes a diverse series of events highlighting the scholarship and creativity of students and their faculty mentors at Eastern Kentucky University.

Scholars Week is one of the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity's milestone professional development events. Held annually every April, Scholars Week celebrates, showcases, and promotes the rich culture of faculty, student, and faculty-student scholarship, research, and creative endeavors. As such, Scholars Week supports the EKU University Strategic Plan 2020, especially 1.1.3: "Increase opportunities for faculty scholarship, research and creative endeavors, and faculty-student collaborations;" and 1.2.3: "Provide students the opportunity and support to participate in and receive recognition for research, creative, and academic endeavors." Scholars Week opportunities include:

  • University Fellows Showcase: faculty posters, Assurance of Learning posters
  • University Presentation Showcase: student posters, art exhibition, Honors Thesis Presentations, Alumni Spotlight, Aurora, Diversity Scholars, Dance Theatre Concert, Phi Kappa Phi Induction, AFA Writing Awards, URCE and Mentor Awards, Noel Studio Appreciation Night.
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