Tyler Mathews, a recent Murray State University graduate from Springfield, Illinois, has been invited to serve as a volunteer for the Community Economic Development sector of the Peace Corps in Moldova beginning in June 2018.

Murray State graduate selected to serve in Peace Corps, first of University’s Peace Corps Prep Program

MURRAY, Ky. — Tyler Mathews, a recent Murray State University graduate, has been invited to serve as a volunteer for the Community Economic Development sector of the Peace Corps in Moldova beginning in June 2018. Mathews, originally from Springfield, Illinois, graduated from the University in December 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in international business and political science. After […]

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Amanda Royer (right) and Sabrina Smith (left), two students in the nonprofit leadership studies program at Murray State, recently participated in an internship with the Murray-Calloway County Community Foundation.

Murray State University Information: Week of Dec. 4 – Dec. 8

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information regarding recent news, notes and accomplishments from Murray State University for the week of Dec. 4–8. ** Dr. Kevin Miller, an associate professor of chemistry at Murray State through the Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology, recently received the Outstanding Professional Member Research Award from the Kentucky Lake section of […]

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Miranda Bivins, a graduate student in the nonprofit leadership studies program at Murray State University, has received the highest honor awarded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky: the title of Kentucky Colonel.

Murray State student recognized as Kentucky Colonel

MURRAY, Ky. — Miranda Bivins, a graduate student in the nonprofit leadership studies program at Murray State University, has received the highest honor awarded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky: the title of Kentucky Colonel, presented by the governor to individuals who have made significant philanthropic contributions to the greater community, state or nation. This prestigious accomplishment largely comes […]

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Dr. Park holds an award for the completion of the Academic Leadership Development Institute.

Professor pursues leadership studies in Academic Leadership Development Institute

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Mi-Hwa Park, an associate professor at Murray State University in the department of early childhood and elementary education through the College of Education and Human Services, recently completed the Academic Leadership Development Institute (ALDI) as a member of the program’s inaugural cohort. ALDI was created by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education with […]

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Michael Ramage, director of the Center for Telecommunications Systems Management at Murray State University, introduces the Technology Council of West Kentucky at IT Matters.

Murray State programs join regional technology initiative

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Center for Telecommunications Systems Management and Small Business Development Center are joining the Technology Council of West Kentucky to help grow and develop the technology industry in western Kentucky. The Technology Council of West Kentucky is a nonprofit organization that seeks to create support for the region by building a unified […]

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Dr. Janine Duncan, Murray State assistant professor of family and consumer sciences, interacts with audience members during the second Status of Women Summit, held Oct. 23 at Murray State University.

Status of Women Summit focuses on improving lives of women and families in Kentucky

MURRAY, Ky. — On Oct. 23, the second Status of Women Summit took place at Murray State University. The day-long, educational event brought together professionals from a variety of fields to participate in collaborative thinking, reflection and action. The summit, this year titled “Generation Next: Empowering Communities in an Uncertain World,” was organized by Dr. Janine Duncan, […]

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The exterior of Pogue Library at Murray State University.

Murray State University to host Fall Scholars Week

MURRAY, Ky. — Students at Murray State University will have the opportunity to share their scholarly and creative endeavors with the campus community during Fall Scholars Week, a University-wide celebration of student scholarship, research and creative work. Fall Scholars Week takes place Nov. 13–17 and features presentations that highlight independent or course-related projects from undergraduate and graduate students at […]

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A group from Calloway County High School poses for a photo at the 2017 Educators Rising Conference held Oct. 25 at Murray State University.

Murray State University hosts annual Educators Rising Conference for high school students

MURRAY, Ky. — On Wednesday, Oct. 25, more than 150 regional high school students visited Murray State University for the 2017 Educators Rising Conference, hosted by the Teacher Quality Institute in the College of Education and Human Services. This annual event centers around the question of “Why Teach?” Numerous break-out sessions supported this theme and were presented […]

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A clock tower on Murray State University's campus.

Murray State President Bob Davies to deliver State of the University Address on Nov. 14

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University President Bob Davies will deliver the annual State of the University Address on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 2:30 p.m. in Wrather Auditorium. The event is open to all faculty, staff, students, alumni and community members and will be streamed live at murraystate.edu/streaming. Titled “Pathway of Persistence: Our Continued Commitment to Student Excellence,” Davies’ address […]

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Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton and Dr. Danny Claiborne talk with a student in an engineering lab.

Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton of Kentucky visits Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. — Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton of Kentucky visited Murray State University on Friday, Oct. 27, for an eventful day filled with tours and presentations, including the dedication of the University’s new Engineering and Physics Building. While at Murray State, Hampton met and spoke with several students and faculty members, discussing her professional career and the […]

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