Grateful for every moment: International graduate student prepares for #RacerGraduation

MURRAY, Ky. — Graduate student Dilmurod Ikromov admits that the future will likely present both expected and unexpected opportunities in life. And Ikromov, an international student from Uzbekistan, believes his degree from Murray State University has prepared him well for both extremes. “The classes I took and the activities I was involved in provided me with the necessary […]

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Laura Guebert and Charles Graves stand on the Quad in front of Pogue Library.

Murray State announces May 2018 Outstanding Seniors

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University named Laura Guebert and Charles Graves as the Outstanding Seniors for spring 2018. Students recognized with this honor are known for going above and beyond what is expected of them academically and professionally. Laura Guebert is the daughter of Don and Barb Guebert from Herrin, Illinois. She will graduate with a Bachelor […]

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Jocelyn Rhymes stands on the campus bridge.

‘I came, I saw, I conquered’: Jocelyn Rhymes reflects on time at Murray State as #RacerGraduation nears

MURRAY, Ky. — Soon-to-be graduate Jocelyn Rhymes is feeling a little bit of every emotion that is to be expected as the end of her journey at Murray State University nears. “Knowing that graduation is approaching has me feeling somewhere between overwhelmed, relieved and excited,” Rhymes says. “Knowing that these four years are coming to an end is […]

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A graduating student hugs Murray State President Bob Davies.

Murray State to celebrate Spring 2018 Commencement

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will celebrate Spring 2018 Commencement on Saturday, May 12, in the CFSB Center with an undergraduate ceremony at 9 a.m. and a graduate and doctoral ceremony at 2 p.m. A total of 1,509 pending degrees will be conferred during the two services — including associate, baccalaureate, specialist, master’s and doctoral degrees — with 28 states and […]

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An official headshot of Rachel Brown.

Reflections on family before #RacerGraduation at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — For Rachel Brown, family is everything. And at Murray State University, the middle school education major from Newburgh, Indiana, found just that: a second family that merged perfectly with the first. “Murray State radiated friendliness, and I couldn’t see myself going anywhere else,” Brown recalled thinking after her first campus tour. “Family is something that […]

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An official headshot of Liberty Moore standing on the Quad.

Reflecting on the ‘tools to succeed’ before #RacerGraduation

MURRAY, Ky. — Like many graduating seniors, Liberty Moore is experiencing a variety of emotions as commencement day at Murray State University approaches. “Seeing this time come to an end is bittersweet,” Moore said. “This milestone means more to me than anyone will ever know. I have fought so hard to accomplish my goals and it seems surreal […]

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An official headshot of Hoffman standing on campus.

Law school bound senior credits Murray State as more than a stepping stone before #RacerGraduation

MURRAY, Ky. — Samuel Hoffman, a soon-to-be Racer alumnus, said after visiting the campus and meeting with professors and administration, his decision to attend Murray State University was a “no brainer.” “My parents both attended Murray State and met here,” Hoffman said. “It was always the preferred option for me, even after moving around the country several years […]

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