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October 27, 2021

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Survey feedback from MGT 335: Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) recently provided the MGT 335: Event Security Planning for Public Safety Professionals training course in Knoxville, TN. RDPC consortium member Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) orchestrated the course delivery, and approximately fifty trainees attended. The participants completed a follow-up survey to compile data about real-world impacts of the course. Here […]

RDPC Student Practices Skills Learned in AWR 209

RDPC Student Practices Skills Learned in AWR 209: Dealing with the Media: A Short Course for Emergency First Responders.

The Center Insider Issue 2.3 – 2019 Education Edition

The latest issue of The Center Insider is ready for review! This issue includes: Marketing One-Stop-Shop Summer Summary Youth Programs Application Information Rogers Scholars Rogers Explorers Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI) Rogers Scholars Graduates Marry Community Service Projects School Time Theatre Center Stage Season Upcoming Events CenterLinks Access Nodes RDPC COAL Thank You to Youth Meal Sponsors College […]

High-Speed, High-Capacity Fiber Broadband Creates Job Opportunities for Kentuckians in Rural Areas

Owsley county resident Mellisa Suntken utilizes access to reliable high-speed, high-capacity internet to teach English to students in China, and make a dependable income right from home.

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium has Surpassed 100,000 Students Trained

The Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium (RDPC) has surpassed it’s 100,000th student trained!

Center Staff Attend the 2018-2019 Governor’s Awards in the Arts Ceremony to Honor Cornelia Dozier Cooper

Cooper was awarded with the Milner Award for outstanding philanthropic, artistic and other contributions to the arts. The Milner Award is the most prestigious of the Governor’s Awards in the Arts.

Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce Completion of Eastern Kentucky Rings of KentuckyWired Project

Speaking at the SOAR Summit in Pikeville, Gov. Matt Bevin and Congressman Hal Rogers announced completion of the construction phase of the KentuckyWired project in Eastern Kentucky.

The Center Insider Issue 2.2 – 2019 Public Safety Edition

The latest issue of The Center Insider is ready for review! This issue includes: RDPC’s School Safety Courses Make an Impact RDPC Course Descriptions Instructor for RDPC Courses Helps Rescue San Clemente Island Goats in Midwest Flood The Center Joins Somerset’s Shepherds Watch Registry The Center is helping to expand the reach of KentuckyWired with our Technology […]

The Center announces induction of two new board members

The Center for Rural Development recently announced changes to its board of directors with the addition of two new board members.

Discussions from Broadband and Barbecue: Connecting Rural Communities

The Center for Rural Development recently brought together community leaders from Southern and Eastern Kentucky for an informative broadband workshop in Hazard, KY. The event, dubbed “Broadband and Barbecue: Connecting Rural Communities”, served as a platform for discussion about the future of broadband in the state.

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