Murray State University Professor Emeritus Dr. James Duane Bolin will host a book signing event March 28 for his latest work, “Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball.”

Pogue Library to host book signing of retired Murray State professor March 28

Dr. James Duane Bolin’s ‘Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball’ on sale now MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University Professor Emeritus Dr. James Duane Bolin will host a book signing event March 28 at Pogue Library for his latest work, “Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball.” Bolin describes his book as […]

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In tandem with a new course on media law for businesses, Murray State University will present a continuing legal education workshop April 11 that centers on working with trademarks, taught by Paducah attorney Julie Tennyson.

Murray State University offers educational workshop on trademarking

MURRAY, Ky. —In tandem with a new course on media law for businesses, Murray State University will present a continuing legal education workshop April 11 that centers on working with trademarks. The workshop, titled “Trademark Truths: Trading in your Misconceptions” will take place from 12 to 1 p.m. on April 11 at the Murray State […]

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Dr. Aleck Leedy, an associate professor of engineering physics in the Murray State University Institute of Engineering, has earned a $25,000 NASA grant for his work to create a science, technology, engineering and mathematics-centered outreach event for Girl Scouts later this year.

Murray State professor awarded $25K NASA Grant for Girl Scouts E-Day

Dr. Aleck Leedy leading new STEM outreach initiative at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. — A Murray State University professor has earned a $25,000 NASA grant for his work to create a science, technology, engineering and mathematics-centered outreach event for Girl Scouts later this year. Dr. Aleck Leedy, an associate professor of engineering physics in the […]

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The Murray State University Board of Regents has appointed Dr. Robert L. (Bob) Jackson, ’85, as the 14th president of Murray State University, effective March 1, 2019.

Dr. Bob Jackson appointed 14th President of Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Board of Regents has appointed Dr. Robert L “Bob” Jackson, ’85, as the 14th president of Murray State University, effective March 1, 2019. “I am honored to serve as the 14th president of Murray State University and greatly appreciate the support and confidence of the Board of Regents,” […]

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Pictured is the Murray State University Jazz Orchestra.

2019 Murray State University-Jamey Aebersold Jazz Festival set for March 29

Festival to feature sixteen regional school groups, Murray State University Jazz Band, Murray State Jazz Orchestra and Jamey Aebersold Quartet MURRAY, Ky. — The 13th annual Murray State University-Jamey Aebersold Jazz Festival will take place March 29 in historic Lovett Auditorium. Middle school, high school and Murray State University jazz groups from four states will […]

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The Murray State University chapter of a storied fraternity will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a full weekend of events next month.

Zeta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha commemorates 50 years

Murray State chapter of America’s first historically African-American fraternity plans weekend of celebration festivities MURRAY, Ky. —  The Murray State University chapter of a storied fraternity will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a full weekend of events next month. The Zeta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, Inc. is a historically African-American fraternity centered on […]

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The family of a Murray High School student who passed away last month has asked for donations for the Murray State University Autism Specialty Center in the College of Education and Human Services.Pictured is Alexander Hall, home of the Murray State University Autism Specialty Center.

Family asks for donations to Murray State Autism Specialty Program after son’s death

University thanks Dinh family for support in honor of Tony Dinh MURRAY, Ky. — The family of a Murray High School student who passed away last month has asked for donations for the Murray State University Autism Specialty Program in the College of Education and Human Services. Tony Dinh, 19, passed away in his sleep […]

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More than 360 middle and high school students across the region visited Murray State University to compete in the annual West Kentucky History Day academic competition on March 7.

Murray State University hosts West Kentucky History Day 2019

More than 360 students representing 18 high schools participate in history competition MURRAY, Ky. — More than 360 middle and high school students across the region visited Murray State University to compete in the annual West Kentucky History Day academic competition on March 7. Students representing 18 schools competed in exams on United States and […]

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Pictured is retired Murray State professor Dr. Brenda Wilson, a recipient of the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education’s Top Ten Symposium Papers of All Time Award.

Retired Murray State professor’s research earns ‘Top Ten Symposium Papers of All Time Award’

Dr. Brenda Wilson recognized for her work in computer science education MURRAY, Ky. — A retired Murray State University professor’s research has been recognized as among the best computer science education research publications of the last half-century. Earlier this month, the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education celebrated its 50th […]

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Murray State University has announced a new foundational partner, GenCanna Global, for the recently announced Center for Agricultural Hemp. The new center will be administered by the University’s Hutson School of Agriculture in coordination with industry partners while continuing to position Murray State as a leader in research, education, policy and innovation within the hemp industry. Pictured from left to right are Dr. Tony Brannon, dean of the Murray State Hutson School of Agriculture; Kentucky First District U.S. Rep. James Comer; Ron Conyea, GenCanna Global grower representative; and Dr. Brian Parr, assistant dean of the Hutson School of Agriculture.

Murray State University’s Center for Agricultural Hemp announces new foundational partner, GenCanna Global

Recently-announced center to continue University’s position in the forefront as a leader in research, education, policy and innovation within hemp industry MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced a new foundational partner, GenCanna Global, for the recently established Center for Agricultural Hemp. The new center will be administered by the University’s Hutson School of […]

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