Murray State University has announced a new partnership with Primary Care Medical Center of Murray as the campus health services provider for students, faculty and staff.

Murray State University announces partnership with Primary Care Medical Center of Murray as campus health services provider

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced a new partnership with Primary Care Medical Center of Murray as the campus health services provider for students, faculty and staff. Effective June 1, Primary Care Medical Center will occupy a location within the first floor of Wells Hall on the quadrangle-facing side of Murray State’s campus. […]

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Summer Orientation sessions for incoming freshman and transfer students at Murray State University are filling up quickly with strong momentum ahead of the fall 2019 semester.

Murray State University sees high demand for Summer Orientation sessions

Registration filling up quickly for summer dates; still time to apply for 2019-20 admission MURRAY, Ky. — Summer Orientation sessions for incoming freshman and transfer students at Murray State University are filling up quickly with strong momentum ahead of the fall 2019 semester. Two of six remaining Summer O sessions have already reached capacity. Only […]

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Murray State University President Dr. Bob Jackson and Director of Athletics Kevin Saal were featured speakers at a luncheon May 15 at Madisonville Community College’s Steve Beshear Postsecondary Education Building in Madisonville, Kentucky. Pictured from left are Saal, men’s basketball player and Madisonville native Jaiveon Eaves and Jackson.

Racer excitement fills luncheon event in Madisonville

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University President Dr. Bob Jackson and Director of Athletics Kevin Saal were featured speakers at a luncheon May 15 at Madisonville Community College’s Steve Beshear Postsecondary Education Building in Madisonville, Kentucky. Saal, who took the reins as AD March 1, offered his vision for the future of Racer Athletics following […]

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Pictured is the 2017 Fall Faculty Summit.

Faculty Development center seeking proposals for Fall Faculty Summit

Murray State University will host the annual Fall Faculty Summit on Friday, August 16 in the Curris Center. All individuals with teaching responsibilities are invited to attend. President Dr. Robert Jackson will serve as the keynote speaker. The deadline for SHORT proposals, which can be submitted here, is Friday, May 17 at 5 p.m. The […]

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Julie Knight of Catawissa, Missouri, graduated from Murray State University on May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in music with an emphasis in vocal performance.

#RacerGraduation: Music student ends undergraduate career on high note

MURRAY, Ky. — Julie Knight of Catawissa, Missouri, graduated from Murray State University on May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in music. Through her involvement in several campus organizations, including Concert Choir, Campus Lights and Racer Band, she is excited to finish her undergraduate career on a high note. This is her story. What first […]

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The Murray State University Bass Anglers fishing team is ranked second nationwide ahead of a national championship competition next month. Pictured from left are team members Brenden Bingham and Hunter McKinley.

Murray State University Bass Anglers ranked second in country ahead of national championship appearance

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Bass Anglers fishing team is making waves in the middle of one of its strongest seasons. The team is ranked second in the entire country as of the latest Association of Collegiate Anglers standings released May 6, ahead of a national championship berth next month. Taking on fellow […]

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Starship featuring Mickey Thomas will perform August 10 at Murray State University’s CFSB Center.

Starship featuring Mickey Thomas coming to CFSB Center

MURRAY, Ky. — Starship featuring Mickey Thomas will perform on August 10 at the CFSB Center. Mickey Thomas, the owner of the soaring voice that propelled Starship through the 1980s and ‘90s, will headline the performance. The show will start at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m. Tickets will include seating options ranging […]

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Wenqian Wang of Yantai, China, graduated from Murray State University on May 11 with her Doctor of Arts in English pedagogy. Pictured in the front row from left are Murray State University Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Don Robertson, Wenqian Wang, Wang’s son, Boran Song, Wang’s mother, Lingxun Zhang and Murray State Assistant Vice President for International Studies Dr. Guangming Zou. Pictured in the back row from left are Wang’s father, Bingzheng Wang and Wang’s husband, Chunliang Song.

#RacerGraduation: China native finds home at Murray State while earning Doctor of Arts

MURRAY, Ky. — Wenqian Wang of Yantai, China, graduated from Murray State University on May 11 with her Doctor of Arts in English pedagogy. While she plans to return to teaching English at Ludong University in China — where she earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees — she said Murray became a home of her […]

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Murray State University celebrates Spring 2019 Commencement

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University celebrated Spring 2019 Commencement on Saturday, May 11, in the CFSB Center with a pair of ceremonies. The first included degree candidates from the Bauernfeind College of Business, College of Humanities and Fine Arts and Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology. The second included degree candidates […]

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Navaneet rao Chekuri of India will graduate from Murray State University May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in computer science.

#RacerGraduation: Computer science major looks back on life at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — Navaneet rao Chekuri of India will graduate from Murray State University on May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in computer science. In his undergraduate career, he has honed his skills to become a software developer while serving as president of the Murray State Indian Students Association. Chekuri credits his father as the […]

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On April 29, the Murray State University Center for Economic Education, part of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, honored more than 100 students and teachers from area schools who participated in the annual statewide Stock Market Game™competition. From left, Todd Broker, director of the Center for Economic Education and Kentucky Stock Market Game™ coordinator, takes a photo with students and teacher Jacqueline Raymer of Webster County High School, whose team won first place in Kentucky for the fall 2018 competition.

Murray State Center for Economic Education hosts Stock Market Game winners

Statewide program administered through University fosters financial literacy for more than 3,500 middle and high schoolers MURRAY, Ky. — On April 29, the Murray State University Center for Economic Education, part of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, honored more than 100 students and teachers from area schools who participated in the annual statewide […]

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Retired Murray State University Regent Don Sparks of Mayfield has generously established a scholarship for University students in honor of his late wife, Carolyn. Pictured in the front row from left are Brad Sparks, Don Sparks and Donna Sparks Moses. In the back row from left are Lynn Henderson, Mayfield High School counselor, Billy Edwards, Mayfield High School principal and Jamie Haynes, Murray State University assistant director of stewardship and donor relations.

Murray State alumnus establishes scholarship in honor of late wife

Generous gift from former Murray State Regent Don Sparks celebrates life and legacy of Carolyn Sparks MURRAY, Ky. — Retired Murray State University Regent Don Sparks of Mayfield, Kentucky, has generously established a scholarship for University students in honor of his late wife, Carolyn. Through the Carolyn Lowe Sparks Memorial Scholarship established with Don’s gift […]

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