Murray State University interim chief of police Jeff Gentry has been re-elected to serve as president of the Kentucky Association of University Law Enforcement Administrators. Gentry has served in that role for the past three years.

Murray State University interim chief of police re-elected president of Kentucky Association of University Law Enforcement Administrators

Jeff Gentry has served 25 years in policing; was named interim chief of Murray State Police in June 2020  MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University Interim Chief of Police Jeff Gentry has been re-elected to serve as president of the Kentucky Association of University Law Enforcement Administrators. Gentry has served in that role for the […]

read more

Murray State University names Racer Safe and Healthy Ambassadors

Student positions designed to promote and encourage fellow students to follow Racer Safe and Healthy Guidelines MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State is proud to announce the Racer Safe and Healthy Ambassador program, featuring students who have taken on the responsibility to encourage others to keep the campus safe. Students who keep safety at the forefront […]

read more
Murray State University’s Leigh Landini Wright, associate professor of journalism, is among 17 journalism professors selected through a competitive process for the Solutions Journalism Educator Academy through the University of Oregon.

Murray State University professor selected to join Solutions Journalism Educator Academy

Associate professor of journalism, alumna Leigh Landini Wright will train to teach solutions journalism MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Leigh Landini Wright, ’93, ’10, associate professor of journalism, is among 17 journalism professors selected through a competitive process for the Solutions Journalism Educator Academy at the University of Oregon. In light of the ongoing […]

read more

Murray State University professor appointed to Kentucky Humanities Board of Directors

Associate professor of history Dr. Brian Clardy to serve through Jan. 1, 2024 MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University associate professor of history Dr. Brian Clardy has been appointed by Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear to serve on the Kentucky Humanities Board of Directors through Jan. 1, 2024. In his role, Clardy will help institute new […]

read more

Dr. Tim Todd named provost, vice president for academic affairs of Murray State University

Todd previously served as interim provost, dean of Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Board of Regents has named Dr. Tim Todd as the University’s provost and vice president for academic affairs. Todd, whose dedicated and distinguished professional career includes more than 25 years of advancing Murray State’s […]

read more

Murray State librarians honored for work with University Libraries

Dana Statton Thompson receives International Visual Literary Association Education Award, AJ Boston named Library Publishing Coalition fellow MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University Research and Instruction Librarian Dana Statton Thompson and Scholarly Communication Librarian AJ Boston, both also assistant professors, have received national commendations for their work with University Libraries. Thompson was recognized for her efforts […]

read more

Murray State professor serves abroad as Fulbright Specialist

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Ben Littlepage, associate professor and coordinator of Murray State University’s postsecondary education administration program in the College of Education and Human Services, recently returned from guest lecturing in Hungary as part of his work as a Fulbright Specialist. Fulbright Specialists are a diverse group of highly-experienced, well-established faculty members and professionals […]

read more
Exterior gates on the campus of Murray State University.

Board of Regents – 8/27 retreat and 8/28 meeting live stream

Click HERE to view the live stream.    

read more
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 […]

read more
Pictured are retiring Murray State University faculty posing for a photo with Murray State administrators, including President Dr. Bob Jackson, far right, and Board of Regents Chair Susan Guess, far left. Retiring professor of English Helen Roulston, center left and holding flowers, has taught at the University for 53 years.

Murray State University honors faculty in 2019 Faculty Recognition Banquet

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University honored outstanding professors during the 2019 Faculty Recognition Banquet held April 18 in the Curris Center Ballroom. The banquet, led by Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Mark Arant, awarded faculty for their roles in the classroom and as mentors and researchers. The banquet also recognized faculty that […]

read more
Pages 1 of 25