Murray State University annual art auction to benefit student scholarships

2021 annual art auction features student, faculty, and local artwork MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Department of Art & Design and the University Galleries are pleased to present the 2021 Annual Art Auction. The art auction is a scholarship fundraiser that showcases talented faculty, students, alumni, and local artists. Works from multiple artistic […]

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Murray State University awards the first Raymond L. Conklin Memorial Scholarship

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Department of Music has selected freshman Noah Brooks of Evansville, Indiana as the first recipient of the Raymond L. Conklin Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship was named in loving memory of Raymond Conklin, an emeritus professor of low brass (trombone, bass trombone, euphonium, and tuba) who was an integral […]

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Alumnus of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University makes a transformational gift to the Murray State University Foundation

MURRAY, Ky. — Arthur Fields, a 1967 accounting and 1968 MBA alumnus of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University, recently made a transformational gift of $1,500,000 to the Murray State University Foundation. One million dollars has established the Arthur W. Fields Fund for Excellence in the College of Business to […]

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Murray State University granted a posthumous gift from Robbie Trevathan

Accounting/Accounting and Computer Science scholarship available for deserving students MURRAY, Ky. — In 1985, Robbie Irvin Trevathan established the Joe Pat and Robbie Trevathan Accounting Scholarship in honor and memory of her late husband, Joe Pat Trevathan, CPA, to assist deserving students pursuing an accounting or accounting and computer science degree at Murray State University. […]

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Murray State University alumna wins human rights fellowship

MURRAY, Ky. — Ashleigh Deno, an alumna of Murray State, has been awarded the Edmonds Summer Fellowship from Human Rights Educators USA. The fellowship supports hands-on leadership experience in human rights education and works to engage young people in building human rights-friendly schools and communities. Deno graduated in May 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in […]

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Murray State University scholars selected as Fulbright program finalists

Elena Hammann and Dylan Glunt are granted the distinct honor of representing Murray State in a U.S. student program competition MURRAY, Ky. — A pair of Murray State University students have been selected as Fulbright program finalists, receiving the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Award (ETA). The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program […]

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Murray State University scholar and athlete awarded the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Christopher Stahl receives a $10,000 scholarship for his talents on and off the field MURRAY, Ky. — Christopher Stahl, a senior defensive lineman for the Murray State football team, has been named one of 126 annual winners for the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship award. This award is given to various student-athletes who go above and beyond […]

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New Swift & Staley Inc. Scholarship to benefit students at Murray State University’s Paducah Regional Campus

Murray State continues to offer scholarships and programs to further student success MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University and the Murray State University Foundation recently introduced the Swift & Staley Inc. Scholarship. The scholarship will be used as a tool to assist students at Murray State University’s Paducah Regional Campus in obtaining an education to […]

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