SCA Closed

SCA Closed for Winter Break
Special Collections and Archives, along with all of EKU, will close for Winter Break begining December 18th at noon, and will reopen January 4th.   Published December 2015

SCA Closed

SCA Closed December 14-18
Please note that Special Collections and Archives will be closed during the week of December 14th through the 18th for maintenance. This is one week earlier than the closing of the rest of Eastern's campus for Winter break. We will reopen...

Salute to Our Veterans

Salute to Our Veterans
Our Veterans display was compiled to honor and remember the many students, staff, and faculty that have served and are serving in our military. I wanted to focus on the people most of all so there are lots of photos. We have a letter from a soldier...

Kentucky Oral History Day 2015

Student Workers
Today was quite a busy day in the EKU Special Collections and Archives! EKU SCA and the William H. Berge Oral History Center employees were certainly busy bees! In celebration of the first ever Kentucky Oral History Day, we dedicated our whole staff...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

For Homecoming week, we chose Gabi Cook as our student worker feature. Gabi is a senior and will be leaving us for student teaching soon. She is a Secondary History Education major and we're confident she's going to make a fine History...

Alternate Hours

Closed October 8-13
Due to recent events on campus, Special Collections and Archives will be closed Thursday, October 8th and Friday, October 9th. We will also be closed Monday and Tuesday for Fall Break. Regular hours will resume on Wednesday. Thank you  ...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

We are proud to introduce Kaitlind Hydorn as this week's featured student. She has been a part of the Archives team since July 2013. Kaitlind is currently in her Junior year here at EKU, and she is a Chemistry major. Kaitlind's processing...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

Our next student is ready to wow and entertain you. Meet Satora Hill! She has been in the Archives for just over a year now. Satora is a Sophomore Nursing student and also a member of the Honors program. Her current project is working with our oral...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

This week the limelight is shining brightly on Tori Rousey.  The Archives has had the pleasure of employing Tori for one year so far. She is in her sophomore year here at EKU, and is working on her bachelor's degree in History Teaching as...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

In today's student feature, we're going to sit down with Kayla Donovan to see what makes her tick! Kayla has been with us for three semesters now. She is a senior studying Homeland Security so you know she means business. Currently, Kayla is...

Meet the Students of EKU Archives

Our first featured student worker is John Wesley Cooper! J.W. has been working for the Archives for just over a year now. He is a sophomore Criminal Justice major. Right now, J.W. is working on re-foldering some older collections to make them tidy,...

Sounds of Appalachia Display

The Sounds of Appalachia display was created to highlight and celebrate the music of the Appalachian region. We included items from artists such as Jean Ritchie and Homer Ledford, who both spent their lives passionately involved in the perpetuation...

Congratulations to our 2015 Winner!

We have a winner for the 2015 I Found It In the Archives contest!