University News

Earth Day celebration kicks off Earth Week at Campbellsville University

By Ariel C. Emberton, student news writer, Office of University of Communications “We are stewards of the Earth, and we are to take care of it,” Dr. John Chowning, executive assistant to the president for government, community and constituent relations, said as he welcomed the audience to the university’s Earth Day at the Turner Log […]

‘Macbeth’: Coming soon to a theater near you

By Holly Jo Evans, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Coming to the close of the spring semester at Campbellsville University means it’s time for “Shakespeare Under the Stars.” Community Trust Bank, Town Hall Productions and Campbellsville University Theater will present Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” at the Lone Valley Barn, 723 Lone Valley […]

Thirty-sixth Annual Campbellsville University Faculty and Staff Recognition Service

By Ariel C. Emberton, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – “I never intended to teach. I think God did,” Joe Foster, assistant professor of business and economics, said at Campbellsville University’s 36th Annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Service. Foster was recognized for 35 years of service to the institution and spoke […]

Campbellsville University to celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday April 23

By Holly Jo Evans, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. –  It is time to celebrate one of the most loved and well known playwriters of the 16th and 17th centuries. On Campbellsville University’s campus Tuesday, April 23, William Shakespeare’s birthday, will be celebrated. The public is invited to celebrate “The Bard’s” […]

Campbellsville University to have 2,174 students graduate in three May commencement ceremonies

By Ariel C. Emberton, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Ashli Watts, senior vice president of public affairs for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce who is a 2004 Campbellsville University graduate, will be the speaker this year for Campbellsville University’s two ceremonies Saturday, May 4 where 266 undergraduates will graduate. Master’s […]

Campbellsville University Earth Day Activities planned for month of April

By Alexandria Swanger, communications assistant, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s Earth Day festivities have expanded to take place throughout the month of April. Different university departments including theology, environmental science and student activities have combined to offer students and the public more opportunities to observe Earth Day and all that it […]

Women’s Alliance Brunch raises money for Emergency Student Fund

By Ariel C. Emberton, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – “People here want me to succeed. They want me to grow as a student, musician and educator,” Cassidy Allgood, a senior of Louisville, Ky., said. Allgood was one of two students who spoke at the Campbellsville University Women’s Alliance Brunch on […]

Dr. Matthew Sleeth of blessedearth.org speaks at Campbellsville University chapel about the importance of the Sabbath

By Matthew M. Billiot, student news writer, and Ariel C. Emberton, student news writer, Office of University Communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – In the first of many activities celebrating Earth Day at Campbellsville University, Dr. Matthew Sleeth, founder and director of blessedearth.org, said at chapel April 3, “Sabbath keeping is not a condition to get into […]

Dr. Michael Rice from Glasgow to speak for Holy Week Chapel Service April 17

By Joan C. McKinney, director of university communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. — Dr. Michael D. Rice, pastor of First Baptist Church in Glasgow, Ky., will be Campbellsville University’s Holy Week chapel speaker at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 17 in Ransdell Chapel at 401 N. Hoskins Ave., Campbellsville. Rice was appointed to the Glasgow Board of Ethics […]

Campbellsville University to host Inaugural 2019 Summer Honors Academic Robotics Event- ‘Bot Camp’ June 2-7

By Joan C. McKinney, director of university communications CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. — Campbellsville University announces an Inaugural 2019 Summer Honors Academic Robotics Event (aka “Bot Camp”), scheduled for June 2-7. Campbellsville University is offering high achieving high school juniors (advancing to their senior year fall 2019) the opportunity to experience the world of robotics and consider […]