Quijas made great use of her time at EKU! In addition to her Biomedical Science degree with concentration in Biomedical Research, Quijas was also in EKU's Honors Program and the McNair Scholars Program. She spent a large portion of time researching Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) in EKU's chemistry labs, played women's rugby, and worked as a manager with the football team.
Ligia will begin her Graduate Assistantship at Baylor University in their Master of Music program this summer. She brought her piano skills to many events on EKU's campus throughout her four years. She is graduating with two degrees because she never took fewer than 18 credit hours a semester while at EKU. As an international student from Brazil, Ligia wanted to make the m
EKU Guru Alex Dixon is featured as the College of Science's Student of the Month. Alex is a Computer Science major and tutors CSC courses as well as math, stats, and Honors courses. He is a Level 2 Certified Advanced Tutor under the Student Success Center's College Reading and Learning Association Inte
The Student Success Center received a grant from the Passion Planner company. SSC Graduate Assistant Kelley Harlan wrote the grant application, and the company awarded the SSC 150 Passion Planners, valued at $25 each. To receive a planner, students attended one of the "Managing Your Time with a Planner" workshop and learned about how to use a planner, goal setting, and tim
Meet Quijas! She is one of the EKU Gurus who works in the Student Success Center and the Whitlock Hub. She tutors in biology, some chemistry courses, CMS 210, and NFA 201. She also plays on the rugby club team and is quick with a joke. She loves the Ralph Waldo Emerson quote, "The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be."