Two students stand on opposite sides of a baja buggy painted in Murray State blue and gold. Another student sits inside the baja buggy.

Murray State students build baja buggy for competition

MURRAY, Ky. — Three Murray State University students in the Institute of Engineering designed and built a baja buggy, a single-seat and all-terrain sporting vehicle, for their senior design course. They then traveled to Pittsburg, Kansas, in May 2018 to compete against other colleges at the Baja SAE Competition.  

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Jessica Orscheln participates in a feeding tube lab.

Murray State announces expansions of Master of Science in Nutrition degree program

MURRAY, Ky. — The Master of Science in Nutrition degree program at Murray State University is expanding to include two different concentrations: an internship concentration and a non-internship concentration. The program’s internship concentration will continue to provide students with supervised training in preparation for the nationally recognized credentialing examination to become a registered dietitian, while the non-internship concentration […]

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Murray State to launch Executive Educator Series of program options

MURRAY, Ky. — The College of Education and Human Services at Murray State University is launching a new set of degree and certificate programs this fall. The initiative, titled the Executive Educator Series, includes program options for education professionals seeking to elevate their credentials and their careers. Current options in the Executive Educator Series include the following: — […]

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The exterior of Murray State's regional campus in Paducah.

Murray State offers new graduate public relations program

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will offer a master’s degree in public relations beginning in October 2018. Faculty from Murray State’s journalism and mass communications department and the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business will present the courses over an 18-month period at the University’s regional campus in Paducah. “This inaugural program will refresh seasoned public relations […]

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A piece of artwork on display in the Mary Ed Mecoy Hall Gallery as part of the "WildfireGOLD" exhibit.

Murray State University Information: Week of June 18–22

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information regarding recent news, notes and accomplishments from Murray State University for the week of June 18–22. ** Wrather West Kentucky Museum at Murray State will be closed July 1 through Aug. 15 as preparations begin for an upcoming exhibit this fall. The museum currently features several exhibits for the public to enjoy, […]

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Attendees of the College and Career Readiness Summit sit around several tables while listening to a presenter.

Murray State hosts annual College and Career Readiness Summit for educators

MURRAY, Ky. — The College of Education and Human Services at Murray State University hosted the sixth annual College and Career Readiness Summit for educators June 12–13 with participants eligible to receive up to 12 hours of free professional development or EILA credit. More than 750 teachers, counselors, school principals, superintendents and other educators from 46 school districts […]

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Research circle retreat helps Murray State faculty produce papers for publication

MURRAY, Ky. — The College of Humanities and Fine Arts (CHFA) at Murray State University has a cure for writer’s block: an interdisciplinary circle of tenure-track faculty working together to support each other through the grueling process of academic writing. Drs. Antje Gamble and Rebecca Williams from the department of art and design teamed up with Drs. Rebecca […]

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Students walk in front of the Gene Wells Ray Science Campus at Murray State.

Finalists announced for associate vice president for strategic enrollment management position

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced three finalists for the position of associate vice president for strategic enrollment management. The successful candidate will serve a critical role within University leadership with responsibility for all enrollment management functions. The finalists include Dr. Scott Gordon, Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky; Dr. Thomas Iwankow, Maria College in […]

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Murray State University Information: Week of May 21–25

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information regarding recent news, notes and accomplishments from Murray State University for the week of May 21–25. ** Two riders from the Murray State University Equestrian Team competed at the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA) National Finals in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, in May 2018. The annual competition was the culmination of […]

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Recent graduate receives Non-traditional Student Award

MURRAY, Ky. — Recent Murray State University graduate Hassan Syed Ali received the Non-traditional Student of the Year Award from the University’s Office of Regional Academic Outreach. Ali was part of the University’s spring 2018 graduating class and earned his Bachelor of Integrated Studies (BIS) degree with a social sciences emphasis at Murray State’s regional […]

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