Faculty and Student Projects

EKU Department of Recreation & Park Administration Faculty & Student Projects
  • 2016 Friends of the Parks research report, Richmond Parks & Recreation
  • 2016 Madison County Parks assessment, Madison County Fiscal Court
  • 2015 Recreation & Wellness Plan for Cumberland County Kentucky 
  • 2015 Trail Town Marketing Videos (London, Livingston, Morehead, Elkhorn City)
  • 2015 Master Plan Irvine McDowell Park, Richmond Parks & Recreation
  • 2015 Kentucky Brewgrass Trail Brewery Tourism, facilitated brewery visitor surveys at 12 breweries in Kentucky
  • 2015 Southeast Oklahoma Bear Management, facilitated surveys and analysis for black bear management
  • 2015 Recreation Resource Plans, Kentucky State Parks
  • 2015 Paintsville Trail Town Project
  • 2014 Economic impact survey and analysis, Kentucky Music Educator Association
  • 2014 Marketing Plan created for Richmond, KY Senior Citizen Center
  • 2014 Master Plan, EKU Campus Recreation
  • 2013 Visitor survey at the Red River Gorge to understand the effectiveness of their Leave No Trace educational programs
  • 2013 Examining the impact of an environmental education program on middle school students using i-Pads.
  • 2013 Study of visitor perceptions towards black bears at Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area.
  • 2013 Development of a tourism plan at Elkhorn City, Kentucky.
  • 2013 Visitor survey at Raven Run Nature Sanctuary, Lexington.
  • 2013 Master plan developed for Camp Catalpa, Richmond Parks and Recreation.
  • 2012 Campus wide survey on recycling habits of EKU students.
  • 2012 Kentucky municipal and county recreation services survey.  Report delivered to the Kentucky Recreation and Park Society
  • 2011 Part-Time and Seasonal Employee Motivation Manual Created for the Kentucky Recreation and Park Society
  • 2010 Park Usage Policy created for Richmond, Kentucky Department of Recreation and Parks
  • 2010 Examination of Softball Governing Bodies in Municipal Recreation Agencies in Kentucky for Berea, Kentucky Parks Department and Kentucky Recreation and Park Society
  • 2010 Marketing and Promotions Plan for Richmond, Kentucky Chick-Fil-A ownership group
  • 2009 Needs Analysis for Richmond, Kentucky Golden Gloves
  • 2009 Richmond Parks and Recreation Department. Betty Miller Teen Center Volunteer Program Manual.
  • 2008 Master Plan for City of Richmond, Kentucky Department of Recreation and Parks
  • 2008 Gallatin County Park Plan (AutoCAD 14 Design + 125 page Design Interpretation)
  • 2007 Two Special Event plans created for District Conference Appalachian Civitan Convention
  • 2007 Grant Resource Guide for Appalachian Foothills Therapeutic Equestrian Center
  • 2007 Accessibility report on Lake Reba Basketball Court Area. City of Richmond, KY
  • 2006 Marketing Plan completed for Rockcastle Adventures (Canoeing business)
  • 2006 Technical report completed for Wolfe County Parks & Recreation Association Recreation, Marketing & Funding Plan
  • 2005 Marketing plan completed for Woody’s Restaurant in Richmond, KY
  • 2005 Recreation Training Manual completed for the Kentucky Department of Parks
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