MSU receives McNair program funding

The Murray State University Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement program will provide the necessary assistance for socioeconomically disadvantaged students to further their educations by pursuing a doctoral degree. Often, these students, regardless of their ability, are not able to take this next educational step; however, due to the McNair program they gain an opportunity of […]

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Murray community invited to explore International Education Week

 International Education Week (IEW) will occupy Murray State University’s campus Nov. 12-16 in the Curris Center. IEW encourages students, faculty and staff to participate in multiple educational events and sessions and become more informed about the diverse cultures on Murray State’s campus. Community members are welcome to attend as well. IEW was first held in […]

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Murray State University closes campaign with record $71.73 million raised

50 percent of donated funds benefit student scholarship endowments Murray State University shattered all previous fundraising efforts at the school by closing the Hold Thy Banner High: The Campaign for the Students of Murray State University with a stunning $71.73 million total. The campaign ended during Homecoming 2012 festivities Oct. 12-13. The original $60 million […]

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Alumni Golf Scramble scheduled for Homecoming Weekend

In celebration of the 90th anniversary of Murray State University, the Murray State Student Alumni Association is hosting a golf scramble on Friday, Oct. 12, at Miller Golf Course. The event is a four-person scramble with men’s, women’s and co-ed teams. Golfers will play 18 holes and be provided with a cart, snacks and beverages. […]

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MSU AIMS program awarded five-year grant from U.S. Department of Education

Murray State University’s (MSU) Adventures in Math and Science (AIMS) was recently awarded a five-year grant worth $2,625,000. The primary goal of AIMS is to recruit high school students to participate in opportunities throughout the academic year and summer with special focus in the areas of math and science. Over 700 applicants submitted proposals to […]

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Center for Telecommunications Systems Management welcomes new administrator

“Our gain is another’s loss,” said Dr. James Gantt, director of the Center for Telecommunications Systems Management (CTSM), in reference to the newest addition to the center at Murray State University (MSU). Michael Ramage re-joined the CTSM staff this fall as the center’s associate director. Ramage’s connection at Murray State began when he received his […]

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Japanese dance troupe to perform at Murray State

A traditional Japanese dance troupe called Iwami Kagura will perform at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18, in Wrather Auditorium at Murray State University. The auditorium is located in the Wrather West Kentucky Museum around the north corner of Main and 16th streets. The performance is free and everyone is invited to attend. The Kagura […]

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Murray State University celebrates its 90-year history with a special event

Murray State University observes its 90th anniversary with a special event on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 6 p.m. An outdoor celebration on The Quad next to Pogue Library will feature presentations on six of the original campus buildings — Wrather, Wilson, and Wells Halls, Lovett Auditorium, Pogue Library and Oakhurst. Founder and second president of […]

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WKMS offers new programs including Sounds Good with Tracy Ross and Friends

Starting Labor Day Weekend, Murray State’s NPR Station, 91.3 WKMS-FM, offers a new listening landscape with the addition of new shows and old favorites at new times.  Simultaneously the station is rebranding with the new logo (seen here) for the first time in nearly two decades. Saturday, September 1, WKMS adds the NPR news quiz […]

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Murray State Career Services — job search assistance in new location

Murray State University encourages incoming and current students to check out part-time jobs and internships by offering an array of services located at Career Services in its newly updated location at 100 Oakley Applied Science Building. Career Services prepares students for job searches with professional document review and career coaching; connects students and alumni to […]

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