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‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses higher education in Kentucky


‘Kentucky Tonight’ discusses higher education in Kentucky

For Release: 09/18/23 8:24 AM

On Kentucky Tonight, airing Monday, Sept. 18, at 8/7 pm, Renee Shaw hosts a discussion about higher education in Kentucky. Scheduled guests include:

  • • Aaron Thompson, Ph.D., president of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
  • • Bob Jackson, Ed.D., president of Murray State University
  • • David McFaddin, Ed.D., president of Eastern Kentucky University
  • • Mason Dyer, president of the Association of Independent Kentucky Colleges and Universities (AIKCU)
  • • State Sen. David Givens, a Republican from Greensburg and Senate President Pro Tem
  • • State Sen. Gerald Neal, a Democrat from Louisville and Senate Minority Floor Leader
  • Viewers with questions and comments may send email to or use the message form at Viewers may also submit questions and comments on Twitter @KyTonightKET.  The phone number for viewer questions during the program is 1-800-494-7605.  All messages should include first and last name and town or county.

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