Student Spotlight: Malcolm Jones

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University student Malcolm Jones shares the experiences and accomplishments he has attained while at Murray State University.   Major: Liberal Arts Minor: Gender Diversity Hometown: Louisville, Ky. High School: Eastern High School Activities/Organizations: Racer Band, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Student Ambassadors If any, what scholarships have you received? The Marvin […]

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Dr. Kevin Miller, associate professor of chemistry (center), receives Murray State University’s Karl F. Hussung Professorship in Chemistry Award from Dr. Steve Cobb (left), dean of the Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology, and Dr. Karl Hussung (right), professor emeritus in Murray State’s department of chemistry.

Murray State University Information: Week of Oct. 2–6

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information regarding recent news, notes and accomplishments from Murray State University for the week of Oct. 2–6. ** Several faculty members in the Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology at Murray State were recently selected as recipients of prestigious departmental awards. Dr. Kevin Miller, associate professor of chemistry, was selected to […]

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Pictured, from left to right, are Debbie Plummer and Tim Williams, scholarship committee members; Kalea Anderson, scholarship recipient; Robyn Pizzo, scholarship committee chair; and Jessica Evans, scholarship committee member.

Staff Congress at Murray State University awards textbook scholarships for fall 2017

MURRAY, Ky. — Staff Congress at Murray State University has selected two distinguished recipients to receive the Staff Congress Foundation/Marie Jones Textbook Scholarship for the fall 2017 semester. Madison Lane, a staff member for Murray State’s Institute for International Studies, and Kalea Anderson, a dependent of Grace Lee Anderson in the Housing Office, were both awarded $250 […]

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A piece of artwork done by Carrie Ann Baade, one of the featured artists in the exhibition.

Murray State University to host group art exhibition this fall

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Art Galleries and the department of art & design will present “Folk Fiction,” a group exhibition featuring 11 artists who explore narrative and the figure in both two-dimensional and three-dimensional artwork. The exhibit will be on display in the Clara M. Eagle Main Gallery, located on the sixth floor […]

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Guests are gathered together for A Taste of the Arts.

Murray State University prepares for ninth annual A Taste of the Arts

MURRAY, Ky. — The ninth annual A Taste of the Arts dinner and auction will be hosted by Murray State University and sponsored by FNB Bank on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 5:00 p.m. in the Murray Room of the CFSB Center. A Taste of the Arts is an event that showcases the talent of Murray State art, music and […]

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Scholarship recipients seen at community engagement photoshoot at Farm Credit Office on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 in Louisville, KY. (Matthew Allen/AP Images for Farm Credit Mid-America)

Murray State University students accepted to Farm Credit Mid-America College Leaders Scholarship Program

MURRAY, Ky. — Two Murray State University students were accepted into the Farm Credit Mid-America College Leaders Scholarship Program. This program provides professional development opportunities to students pursuing careers in agriculture. Caleb Brannon of Puryear, Tennessee, and Benjamin Hornback of Slaughters, Kentucky, are participating in the two-year program that awards 20 students with $5,000 scholarships and learning […]

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Sarai Dunn sits in Pogue Library on Murray State University's campus.

Student Spotlight: Sarai Dunn

MURRAY, Ky. — Many students discover their passion while attending Murray State University. Sarai Dunn is one such student. A history major from Murray, Dunn has succeeded on campus due to the small class sizes, faculty interaction, student organizations and her campus job as a student worker in Pogue Library. In fact, she has been […]

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Several students sit in the end-zone at the football game against Central Arkansas.

Murray State students participate in Gold Rush

MURRAY, Ky. — The Gold Rush is a new tradition at Murray State University that invites all freshmen to join President Bob Davies for a pre-game tailgate before rushing the field at a home football game.  

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Graduate Allen Stone shares story of determination

Guillain Barre Syndrome didn’t stop Allen Stone from graduating with a college degree. Murray State University’s Office of Student Disability Services and his advisor Lisa Schmidt helped him accomplish a dream. Hear his story of determination as Allen recently received his degree.

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Professor retires after 41 years of serving students

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Bill Payne, professor with the Hutson School of Agriculture at Murray State, was recently recognized after announcing his retirement following 41 years of loyal service to the University. With nearly fifty years of experience in teaching at the collegiate level, Payne most currently served as a professor of agribusiness economics. His focus […]

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