Murray State University hosting informational Facebook Live events this spring

Weekly series to highlight various aspects of the Racer college experience, admission process at Murray State MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University is hosting a weekly series of Facebook Live events to provide more information about the University for current, incoming and prospective students and their families. Students interested in attending Murray State can learn […]

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Murray State University International Student Organization celebrates Multicultural Night

Racers from nine countries cook and share traditional meals at Winslow Dining Hall MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University International Student Organization (ISO) celebrated Multicultural Night last month at Winslow Dining Hall, where Racers representing nine countries cooked traditional dishes to share with fellow students. The annual event, hosted in partnership with Racer Dining […]

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Two Murray State University alumnae have recently opened their own mental health private practice facilities in western Kentucky.

Murray State University announces 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Alumni Association (MSUAA) is proud to announce that four outstanding Murray State alumni have been selected as the 2020 recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award.  For more than half a century, the Distinguished Alumni Award has been presented annually to Murray State alumni who have made meaningful contributions […]

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Murray State University students and faculty travel to Frankfort for Posters at the Capitol event

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University students traveled to Frankfort, Kentucky, to share their research with state legislators at the annual Posters at the Capitol event March 5.  Posters at the Capitol helps emphasize the important role undergraduate research plays in students’ education among those responsible for higher education funding in Kentucky.  About 300 students […]

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Murray State University Racer Report: March 16-20

MURRAY, Ky. — See below for the latest news from Murray State University, including student, faculty, staff and alumni accomplishments, announcements, upcoming campus events and much more for the week of March 16-20. In this Racer Report: Omicron Delta Kappa Circle celebrates 50 years Professor contributes to research paper on ancient humans University to offer […]

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Murray State University Department of Art and Design welcomes Carrie and Emmy Lingscheit for Patricia L. Summerville Lecture Series March 8-10

Sisters will hold student workshop, speak at March 9 lecture MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State Department of Art and Design will host visiting artists Carrie and Emmy Lingscheit in the Patricia Summerville Lecture Series from March 8-10. During their visit, the Lingscheit sisters will edition an etching/mezzotint and lithograph screen print with the help […]

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Black Student Council celebrates Black History Month at Murray State

With the support of the Office of Multicultural Initiatives, Student Leadership, and Inclusive Excellence (OMI), Black Student Council (BSC) celebrated Black History Month with a series of programs and activities Feb. 17–21. The weeklong celebration ended with a panel discussion titled “Being Diverse in a Professional Setting.” Faculty, staff and over 80 students attended the […]

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Murray State University partners with JCPenney for ‘Suit-Up’ sales event

More than 320 guests take advantage of sales and discounts MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University students, families, faculty, staff and alumni packed JCPenney’s Murray, Kentucky location for the University’s latest JCPenney Suit-Up event.  Participants could stop by and take an extra 60 percent off men and women’s dress apparel and shoes. This year, more […]

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Murray State University math department hosts Math Day 2020

Nearly 300 students and faculty visit campus for day of competition MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics hosted Math Day 2020 on Feb. 6, welcoming high school students and teachers from its 18-county service region to the Curris Center for a day of math competitions and math-related activities. Twelve high […]

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Murray State University Reading Series welcomes Kentucky poet laureate Jeff Worley for reading Feb. 26

Event is free and open to general public; will be held at 5 p.m. in Waterfield Library MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State Reading Series, sponsored by the Department of English and Philosophy, is pleased to welcome 2019-20 Kentucky poet laureate Jeff Worley to campus for a reading on Wednesday, Feb. 26 at 5 p.m. […]

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