Gregory Smith pursued passion for social work at Murray State’s Hopkinsville campus

Gregory Smith, a senior from Hopkinsville, explains why he came to Murray State University as a nontraditional student, seeking a degree in social work to enhance his career opportunities toward his passion of helping others.  

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W. Earl Brown, alumnus and Hollywood actor, honored with Distinguished Alumni Award

MURRAY, Ky. — W. Earl Brown, 1986 alumnus and professional Hollywood actor, was recently named one of the 2017 recipients of Murray State University’s Distinguished Alumni Award. Murray State presents the Distinguished Alumni Award annually to alumni who have made meaningful contributions to their profession on a local, state and national level. Established in 1962, […]

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​Murray State University Paducah campus hosts Regional Wellness Summit

PADUCAH, Ky. — The second annual Regional Wellness Summit took place on March 7 at the Murray State University Paducah campus. The summit was a free event for teachers, school nurses, school administrators, health departments and community health educators that provided professional development and continuing education units. The purpose of the event was to assist […]

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Murray State student awarded summer internship with Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute

MURRAY, Ky. — David Crittendon, a graduate student in general experimental psychology at Murray State University, has been selected for a summer internship with the Office of Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program. Crittendon will be interning at the Hope Research Center for Human Relations, which is part of the Research, Development and Strategic Initiatives Directorate […]

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Leadership Launch Women’s Conference exceeds expectations at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University hosted the Leadership Launch Women’s Conference on Feb. 22 in the Curris Center. This all-day professional development event provided information and inspiration pertaining to leadership skills in women’s careers and personal lives. It was sponsored by Murray State University, Murray State Town & Gown Partnership, Murray State Women’s Center, […]

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Murray Shakespeare Festival to take place March 2-10

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will host the 17th annual Murray Shakespeare Festival March 2–10 with a variety of special events, programs and performances, including those led by the renowned American Shakespeare Center of Staunton, Va. Romeo and Juliet will be performed three times by the cast along with one performance of Shakespeare’s comedy, […]

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Student accepts internship at Kentucky Office of the Secretary of State

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State freshman Emily Cornwell broke the mold when she accepted an internship position at Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes’ office in Frankfort, Ky. Cornwell is a political science major from Mayfield, Ky. who started working ahead her junior and senior year of high school by enrolling in a college […]

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Award-winning nursing alumna credits School of Nursing and Health Professions for success

MURRAY, Ky. — Many Racers are able to begin their dream career after graduating from Murray State University. For nursing alumna Andrea Tanner, the blue and gold provided the solid educational base that launched her award-winning career. Tanner graduated from Murray State in 2002 after finding her home in the Murray State School of Nursing […]

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Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC earns military contracts

Wisdom Tree Technologies to work with the Army National Guard and U.S. Air Force Murray-based company, Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC, has been awarded contracts from the Army National Guard and the U. S. Air Force going into the 2016 year, according to Scott Allen, president and CEO of the company. Wisdom Tree Technologies was awarded […]

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Research on human trafficking highlighted by Cambridge journalist

MURRAY, Ky. — Research by Murray State University faculty members was the focus of a news article published in the Science News and Inderscience Research Spot. The writer, David Bradley, a freelance science journalist based in Cambridge, England, highlighted the study by MSU faculty members Dr. Katherine Taken Smith, assistant professor of marketing, Dr. L. […]

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