January 2015

Barnard Named New Lexington Police Chief

Barnard Named New Lexington Police Chief

Mark Barnard has been promoted to Chief of the Lexington Division of Police by Lexington Mayor Jim Gray. Barnard, who received his master’s degree in Criminal Justice from EKU, had served as the Assistant Chief since 2012. The College of Justice & Safety named Barnard its Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient in 2014.

EKU’s Online Degrees Ranked in the Top 50 by U.S. News and World Report

Eastern Kentucky University is ranked among the best in the U.S. News & World Report’s recently announced 2015 Best Online Education Program Rankings.