News Briefs

Horseback riding at Whispering Woods

EKU adventure programs will host horseback riding at Whispering Woods on March 3. Students have the opportunity to ride through the woods with transportation and gear provided by adventure programs. The event is $45 to participate. Students wanting to participate can register online at

Taylor Six

Women’s self-defense course offered at EKU

Women anxious to learn self-defense can participate in the R.A.D women’s self-defense program on March 2 from 6 until 10 p.m. and March 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Perkins building quad. The course is 12 hours and two days long. Students wanting to participate must attend both days. The classes are free and open to the public. For more information, contact dispatcher Lauren Early at

Taylor Six

Diversity Scholarship Deadline

March 1 is the deadline for the 2017–18 EKU Diversity Office scholarship. Submissions can be turned in at the Diversity Office located in the Jones building, room 407 or sent to Paula Hansford at

Taylor Six

Last print edition before break

Due to spring break approaching, this will be the last print edition before the week of Thursday, March 16.

The Progress will continue to post online content regularly at

Collin Overton