Area teachers eligible for scholarships for workshop in Louisville

The Murray State University Center for Economic Education is offering scholarships to attend an upcoming workshop in Louisville, Ky., that is open to teachers across the state. Thirty $60 scholarships from the center will be available for teachers in the region who wish to participate in the Life Fundamental$ Financial Literacy Summit. They will be […]

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Region teachers completing master’s degrees present capstone projects

The college of education at Murray State University hosted a capstone presentation for the May 2012 graduates of the Master of Arts in Education Teacher Leader program prior to graduation. Twenty-six graduate students presented two research projects that were designed to improve the learning or climate in their own school or district. The topics ranged […]

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Research Scholar Fellowships available for 2012-2013

The Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activity (URSA) is pleased to offer Research Scholar Fellowships for the 2012-2013 academic year. Each Fellowship will consist of a $1500 student stipend and a $500 supply budget. To be eligible for an award, a student must be enrolled as a full-time MSU undergraduate. The project must have […]

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Summer hours for MSU employees begin Monday, June 4

Effective Monday, June 4, 2012 through Friday, July 27, 2012, the University will operate on a 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. schedule. This change will affect those employees who are currently scheduled to work from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Other operations will not be affected by this schedule change.

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“Writing for the Fun of It” Young Authors Camp is June 4-8

The MSU English department and the National Writing Project will hold a day camp for young authors June 4-8, 2012. The camp is part of the Summer Youth Program from the Center for Continuing Education and Academic Outreach. The goal of the camp is for participants to learn to enjoy writing. Young authors will practice […]

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Dunn is special guest on Bill Goodman’s One to One

Dr. Randy Dunn, Murray State University president, is Bill Goodman’s guest on the next episode of KET’s One to One. Dunn discusses the latest news from the university, including the K12 Connect initiative and the state of higher education. In April, Dunn led roundtable discussions at the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges […]

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BB&T check presentation

Heidi Shultz, senior vice president for BB&T Bank in Murray, presents a check to Dr. Tim Todd, dean of the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University. The check was part of the $l-million donation to the college. Also shown is Dr. Bob Jackson (left), the associate vice president for development and […]

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Roundabout U on campus for the “big day”

The next Roundabout U finds co-hosts Jim Carter and Sarah Clark on Murray State University’s campus for the “big day” that students look forward to — Commencement. Carter and Clark head to the CFSB Center for Murray State’s annual Spring Commencement. Also in line with graduation, the Roundabout crew joins graduating seniors for the Senior […]

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Youth and Nonprofit Leadership students receive scholarship awards

Shelley Crawford and Ashanti Wilson are the latest Murray State University recipients of the NexGen Leaders Program Scholarship provided by the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. NextGen, funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, is designed to help a racially and ethnically diverse group of students with demonstrated leadership potential complete their Youth and Nonprofit Leadership (YNL) certification […]

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Sounds of the Silver Screen returns to WKMS

WKMS Producer David Weatherly begins a new season of Sounds of the Silver Screen on WKMS Sunday, June 3 at 7 p.m. Weatherly’s fascination with cinematic soundtracks has led him to continue creating Sounds of the Silver Screen for WKMS during summertime months. The new season airs Sundays in June and July. The theme for […]

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