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A Disaster Strikes Central City. What’s the Plan?

Jonathan Ehret and Chase Worthington

This is the question contemplated by EKU homeland security students recently during a joint disaster management exercise conducted with the Madison County Kentucky Emergency Management Agency.

EKU Homeland Security Faculty publish book, “Homeland Security Technologies for the 21st Century"

From L to R:  Dr. Chad Foster, Dr. Brian Simpkins and Dr. Ryan Baggett

For three EKU Homeland Security faculty members, a lengthy endeavor recently came to fruition with the release of the new book, “Homeland Security Technologies for the 21st Century.”  Dr. Ryan Baggett (Associate Professor and Program Coordinator), Dr. Chad Foster (Assistant Professor) and Dr.

EKU Homeland Security’s Honor Society (Order of the Sword and Shield) Volunteer at Madison County Habitat for Humanity Construction Site

OSS Crew

It was wet, rainy, and early, but that did not stop Eastern's Homeland Security Honor Society students from heading out into the morning to help build Habitat for Humanity's latest addition to the Madison Co. Community.

EKU Homeland Security Students Represent the College of Justice and Safety at the 2017 Posters-at-the-Capitol Event

FRANKFORT, KY – Earlier this month, three senior Homeland Security majors from EKU’s College of Justice and Safety participated in the sixteenth annual Posters-at-the-Capitol program.   The event helps to increase understanding of the important role undergraduate research plays in the education of students among those responsible for higher education funding in Kentucky.

EKU Homeland Security Program Holds 3rd Annual Research Showcase

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, the Homeland Security Program at Eastern Kentucky University’s College of Justice and Safety held it’s 3rd Annual Research Showcase.  The showcase, consisting of both juried poster and oral presentations, provides an avenue for undergraduate students to demonstrate their work and experience communicating their research with others.&nbs

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