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Summer Term and Scholarship Help Mother and EKU Colonel Get Ahead

Taleejah Pitney

Last fall, senior public health major Taleejah Pitney welcomed her first baby girl. Becoming a mother has given her a deeper motivation to succeed in her classes and the Summer Scholars program is helping her do just that. “The scholarship has helped me a lot,” she said. “Last summer I tried to take a summer class and I wasn’t able to because of finances.”

EKU Summer Scholars Helps Busy Mom Reach the Sky

Kristena Cook standing next to an airplane.Like many EKU students, Kristena Cook commutes to class.

These 14 EKU Students Took Summer Courses. Here's How It Benefited Them.

We all know that #EKUSummer is a great way to make up missed credits, get ahead or knock out a tough course. But what is the student experience like? To find out, we asked 14 students who have taken Summer courses what they thought. Here’s what they said:

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