More than 100 rising high school seniors from across the region will arrive at Murray State University June 8 for the 19th Commonwealth Honors Academy.

Murray State welcomes high school students for 19th Commonwealth Honors Academy

MURRAY, Ky. — More than 100 rising high school seniors from across the region arrived at Murray State University June 8 for the 19th Commonwealth Honors Academy. The three-week academy features class meetings and a cookout. Participants take college-level courses in interdisciplinary humanities and electives, take part in service learning and attend multiple lectures, concerts, […]

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Murray State University has announced its Dean’s List recipients for the spring 2019 semester.

Murray State University announces spring 2019 Dean’s List recipients

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced its Dean’s List recipients for the spring 2019 semester. The list recognizes the academic accomplishments of the University’s undergraduate students. “We take great pride in our students’ academic achievements,” said Dr. Mark Arant, provost and vice president for academic affairs. “This recognition is a testament to their […]

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The Murray State University Bass Anglers fishing team is ranked second nationwide ahead of a national championship competition next month. Pictured from left are team members Brenden Bingham and Hunter McKinley.

Murray State University Bass Anglers ranked second in country ahead of national championship appearance

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Bass Anglers fishing team is making waves in the middle of one of its strongest seasons. The team is ranked second in the entire country as of the latest Association of Collegiate Anglers standings released May 6, ahead of a national championship berth next month. Taking on fellow […]

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Navaneet rao Chekuri of India will graduate from Murray State University May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in computer science.

#RacerGraduation: Computer science major looks back on life at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — Navaneet rao Chekuri of India will graduate from Murray State University on May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in computer science. In his undergraduate career, he has honed his skills to become a software developer while serving as president of the Murray State Indian Students Association. Chekuri credits his father as the […]

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On April 29, the Murray State University Center for Economic Education, part of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, honored more than 100 students and teachers from area schools who participated in the annual statewide Stock Market Game™competition. From left, Todd Broker, director of the Center for Economic Education and Kentucky Stock Market Game™ coordinator, takes a photo with students and teacher Jacqueline Raymer of Webster County High School, whose team won first place in Kentucky for the fall 2018 competition.

Murray State Center for Economic Education hosts Stock Market Game winners

Statewide program administered through University fosters financial literacy for more than 3,500 middle and high schoolers MURRAY, Ky. — On April 29, the Murray State University Center for Economic Education, part of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, honored more than 100 students and teachers from area schools who participated in the annual statewide […]

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Murray State University awarded a total of 18 incoming students with the prestigious Presidential Fellowship, which includes full tuition, housing and meals for up to four years at the University. Not pictured are Ben Austin and Michael Webb, who participated in separate signings.

Murray State University awards 18 Presidential Fellowships

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has awarded a total of 18 incoming students with the prestigious Presidential Fellowship, which includes full tuition, housing and meals for up to four years at the University. “We are extremely proud of the incoming fall 2019 class of Presidential Fellowship recipients, as this group represents the very best […]

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Imani Oliver of St. Louis, Missouri, will graduate from Murray State University May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in not one, but two different majors: chemistry and mathematics.

#RacerGraduation: Chemistry and mathematics major prepares for work at AT&T

MURRAY, Ky. — Imani Oliver of St. Louis, Missouri, will graduate from Murray State University May 11 with a bachelor’s degree in not one, but two different majors: chemistry and mathematics. As a Dr. Marvin D. Mills Scholar, Oliver has made her mark in academics and the Racer community as a whole. Oliver has served […]

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Murray State University has named Morgan Pulliam, right, and JT Payne as the Outstanding Seniors for spring 2019.

Murray State University announces May 2019 Outstanding Seniors

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has named Morgan Pulliam and JT Payne as the Outstanding Seniors for spring 2019. Students recognized with this honor are known for going above and beyond what is expected of them academically and professionally. Pulliam is the daughter of James and Kelly Pulliam of Normal, Illinois. She will graduate […]

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Nicholas Jackson is pictured presenting at the Symposium for History Undergraduate Research in Starkville, Mississippi on April 6.

Murray State history student presents at undergraduate symposium in Mississippi

MURRAY, Ky. — Nicholas Jackson, a senior from Owensboro, Kentucky, graduating with a major in history at Murray State University, presented a paper at the Symposium for History Undergraduate Research in Starkville, Mississippi on April 6. Jackson’s paper, “Perpetuating the Lost Cause: The Misinformation Campaign of the United Daughters of the Confederacy in Kentucky, 1895–1925,” […]

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The annual Patterns of Distinction – Security Matters Conference took place April 9 in the Curris Center at Murray State University. Murray State’s Program of Distinction in telecommunications systems management (TSM) and Community Financial Services Bank (CFSB) co-hosted the conference, which is the largest security conference in the region, with more than 220 registered attendees.

Center for Telecommunications Systems Management at Murray State hosts annual security conference

MURRAY, Ky. — The annual Patterns of Distinction – Security Matters Conference took place April 9 in the Curris Center at Murray State University. Murray State’s Program of Distinction in telecommunications systems management (TSM) and Community Financial Services Bank (CFSB) co-hosted the conference, which is the largest security conference in the region, with more than […]

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