Murray State libraries taking part in national pilot program

The Access Services department in Murray State University Libraries is participating in a national pilot program along with three other institutions — SUNY at Brockport, SUNY at Geneseo and Indiana University at Purdue — to implement the improvements of the Get It Now program. Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) announced the growth of its Get It […]

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Murray State University hits high mark in enrollment again this year

  While many universities see declining enrollment, Murray State sets a new enrollment mark Murray State University has, for the second consecutive year, posted an all-time high enrollment. A one percent increase on last fall’s number moves the Murray State enrollment figure up to an estimated 10,943 students. Enrollment data is being provided to the Kentucky […]

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Murray State student owner of his own clothing brand

Kory Savage, a senior pre-veterinarian major from Clinton, Ky., is the founder of Savy Brands Clothing, which was recently accepted on Kickstarter to be a project to possibly receive full funding. Recently, Savage created a project to promote his business on Kickstarter, an online site that gives people like Savage an opportunity to have their […]

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Murray State professor chairs national conference on teaching and technology

Dr. J. Ricky Cox, professor of chemistry and the Anna S. Brown and Ruth B. Logan Endowed Chair in Pre-Medicine at Murray State University, served as the chair of the Teaching Professor Technology conference in Atlanta, Ga., on Oct. 4-6. The conference theme was Blended, Flipped and Massive, which mirrored current trends in technology with the […]

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MSU dedicates Jones College, Ray Science Campus

In two separate dedication ceremonies Friday, Murray State University kicked off Homecoming Weekend by honoring Dr. Jesse D. Jones and Dr. Gene W. Ray, the new namesakes of the college of science, engineering and technology and the science campus, respectively. Jones and his family was present at the formal dedication ceremony in the plaza area […]

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Murray State assistant professor receives $25,000 Research Enhancement Grant

The Kentucky EPSCoR program, supported by the National Science Foundation, has selected Dr. Lloyd P. Horne, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry, as a recipient of a $25,000 Research Enhancement Grant (REG). Dr. Horne joined the faculty at Murray State University just over a year ago. His REG award, the first of several in […]

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Murray State Psychological Center open for free family therapy

The Murray State University Psychological Center is offering its annual free family therapy clinic again on Thursday afternoons from 3:30-5 p.m. for the remainder of the fall semester. Appointments can be scheduled at either 3:30 or 4 p.m. for couples and families interested in this opportunity. Families who are seen in the family clinic are […]

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Dr. Paul Walker, MSU faculty member, has book published

Dr. Paul Walker, associate professor of English at Murray State University, recently published a book with Hampton Press. “Writing in Context: Composition in First-Year Learning Communities” highlights the complexities, constraints and dilemmas that both guide and impede the benefits of first-year learning community experience, leading to recommendations for the development or improvement of writing instruction […]

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Department of chemistry members give presentation at national meeting

Representatives from the Murray State University department of chemistry traveled to the 246th National Meeting of the American Chemistry Society in September. They represented Murray State well with two students presenting posters and three professors giving oral and poster presentations. The “Chemistry in Motion” meeting and exposition hosted over 12,000 students and professional chemists from […]

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MSU sorority No. 1 in nation

JOHN WRIGHT • Staff Writer, Murray Ledger & Times One of the key phrases for the Alpha Chi chapter of the Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority at Murray State University is “ever forward.” To the women that are members of this group that means a commitment to continue enhancing what has already happened before them, meaning […]

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