American Red Cross, Murray State, Dollar General Stores cooperating for donation drive

Murray State University’s office of veterans affairs and the Calloway County Chapter of the American Red Cross are working together on a donation effort to aid U.S. veterans. The project is timed to coincide with Veteran’s Day on Monday, Nov. 11, when the items will be distributed. According to the American Red Cross, this effort […]

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Murray State University Homecoming 2013 Court announced

The Murray State University tradition continues with its 2013 Homecoming, Oct. 17-19. The crowning of the Homecoming King and Queen is one of the most highly anticipated events. The students selected for this year’s Homecoming Court include Mallory Allgire, Ellen Whittington, Elizabeth Tarter, Erin Jones, Celeste Chockley, Bennett Poynter, Chris Koechner, Ryan Knight, Michael Brehl […]

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Guest recital at MSU to feature violinist and pianist

The department of music at Murray State University is hosting a guest artist recital featuring faculty members from Austin Peay State University on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Dr. Emily Hanna Crane (violin) and Dr. Jeffrey Wood (piano) will perform in the Doyle Fine Arts Building Performing Arts Hall, located on Murray State’s campus at the […]

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Yarali active participant at IARIA conference in France

Dr. Abdulrahman Yarali, associate professor in the Telecommunications Systems Management (TSM) program at Murray State University, recently took part in the Ninth International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Communications in Nice, France. The conference was hosted by the International Academy, Research and Industry Association (IARIA). Yarali traveled to France to serve as a keynote speaker, […]

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Dr. Marjorie Hilton receives prestigious Mellon Foundation grant

To win a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation is no easy task, but Dr. Marjorie Hilton, an assistant professor of history at Murray State University, has received this outstanding honor. Hilton is being recognized by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for her book, Selling to the Masses: Retailing in Russia, 1880-1930, which was […]

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Brown receives prestigious endowed professorship

Dr. Cory Brown, assistant professor in the department of early childhood and elementary education at Murray State University, has been selected to receive the Ashland Inc. Endowed Professorship in the College of Education. The Ashland Inc. Endowed Professorship was established at Murray State University in 1999 by Ashland Oil Inc. along with matching funds from […]

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Betsy Ross Foundation continues generous support for MSU

Wilcox Student Plaza to be dedicated on Oct. 4 A special dedication to honor a longtime friend of Murray State University and the Hutson School of Agriculture will be held on Friday, Oct. 4. The Wilcox Student Plaza, located just outside of the school’s offices in the Oakley Applied Science Building, honors a generous supporter […]

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Dr. Walter G. Bumphus will lead 2013 Homecoming Parade

Homecoming 2013 at Murray State University is fast approaching. One of the key annual features of the weekend is the Homecoming Parade. This year, the parade will have a national education figure, Dr. Walter G. Bumphus, serving as the Grand Marshal. The parade begins at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday Oct. 19, and proceeds on Main […]

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Murray State professor wins award at Kentucky World Language Association annual meeting

This year the annual meeting of the Kentucky World Language Association (KWLA) in Lexington presented the Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year for 2013 award to Murray State University’s Dr. Meg Brown. To receive this award the candidate must be a KWLA member with three consecutive years of membership and a minimum of 10 years of […]

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Popeye Jones inducted into Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2014 class

Nashville, TN.(WVLT) The Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame announced today the names of seven inductees to be enshrined at its annual Induction Banquet on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville. Announced inductees include Carlton Flatt, Brentwood Academy and the state’s All-time winningest high school coach, Bridgett Gordon, former University of Tennessee […]

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