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September 2014

EKU Colonel's Battalion hosts 2014 Cadet Stakes

Colonels Cadets prepare to grade the events

On September 27, 2014, EKU Army ROTC Colonels Battalion hosted the Annual JROTC Cadet Stakes.

Thirty-nine teams from 25 different high schools competed for top honors. Events included a modified physical fitness test, litter carry, boat race, one-rope bridge, and mystery event.

At the end of the weekend, Clarkrange High School emerged at this year's winner.

9/11 tribute draws hundreds of stair-climbers

Erin Williams, 21, a graphic communications senior from Louisville, helps other

By Rebecca Wood | progress@eku.edu

On Sept. 11 people from all over the world stopped to remember almost 3,000 people, who died 13 years ago in a terrorist attack that changed the nation forever. Many members of the Eastern community remembered 9/11 by attending a memorial ceremony at the Center of the Arts and climbing 110 flights of stairs in Keene Hall that evening.

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