By Matthew M. Billiot, student news writer, Office of University Communications
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – The Kentucky State Nature Preserve Commission gave the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund Stewardship Award to Campbellsville University for its supervision of Clay Hill Memorial Forest.
The Lexington Convention Center hosted this year’s Governor’s Conference on energy, and 13 awards were given by the Kentucky Energy and Environmental Cabinet.
The two presenters of the awards were Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton and Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Charles Snavely.
Other awards given were the 2018 Secretary Award awarded to Tom “Fitz” Fitzgerald; the Biodiversity Award to The Kentucky Native Plant Society, Outstanding Forest Steward Award to William and Chris Lagermann;
The Excellence in Reclamation Award to CAM Mining, LLC; the Environmental Pacesetter Award to the Lincoln County Sanitation District, and several others.
Campbellsville University is a widely-acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 10,000 students offering more than 90 programs of study including Ph.D., master, baccalaureate, associate, pre-professional and certification programs. The university has off-campus centers in Kentucky cities Louisville, Harrodsburg, Somerset, Hodgenville and Liberty with Kentucky instructional sites in Elizabethtown, Owensboro and Summersville, and nationally in Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay, Jacksonville, Fla. and Chicago. The university also has a full complement of online programs. The website for complete information is campbellsville.edu.