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UPIKE business lecture series Feb. 23
Ancil Lewis, CEO of Big Sandy Health Care, will be the featured speaker for the University of Pikeville’s Coleman College of Business Speakers and Leadership Series.
UPIKE student accepted to national fellowship program
Anna Kowalok has been accepted into the National Association of Student Affairs Professionals in Higher Education (NASPA) Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP).
Guest artist visits Weber Gallery
Jennifer Stanley recently reviewed the work of UPIKE art students whose pieces were included in the “Reflections” exhibit in the Weber Art Gallery on campus.
KYCOM associate dean advocates for rural health
Dana C. Shaffer, D.O., FACOFP dist., associate dean of osteopathic graduate medical education at the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, recently attended the National Rural Health Association Policy Institute in Washington, D.C.
UPIKE English majors to present at Kentucky Philological Association
Five UPIKE English majors have been accepted to present their work at the 2017 Kentucky Philological Association Conference hosted by Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) in March.
UPIKE-KYCO associate dean published in international journal
Donald J. Egan, O.D., FAAO, in collaboration with colleagues at the Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry, recently had an article, “The effect of multifocal soft contact lenses on corneal wave front aberrations for myopia control,” published in a German journal specifically dedicated to contact lens relevant topics.
UPIKE professor receives citation from Kentucky house of representatives
David Snow, D.M., was honored by the Kentucky House of Representatives with a citation of achievement for his research paper “Entrepreneurship Elsewhere: Examining the Entrepreneurial Characteristics of Eastern Kentucky Adolescents.”
Coleman College of Business to offer tax preparation services
The University of Pikeville-Coleman College of Business will offer free tax preparation services during a series of “Super Saturdays.”
UPIKE English majors to present in Louisville
Three UPIKE English majors have been accepted to present their work at the 2017 International Sigma Tau Delta Convention hosted by the University of Louisville on March 29-April 1.
KYCO faculty presents at national meeting
Roya Attar, O.D., assistant clinical professor and director of professional relations for the University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO), recently presented a poster at the 2016 American Academy of Optometry (AAO) in Anaheim, Calif.



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