Homecoming 2011 Events and Activities

Check back often as the schedule is updated daily with new events and details. 11:20 a.m. Racer Fest: A kick off to Homecoming. Join Racer Band as they kick off Homecoming week with a march through campus. Follow the music to the Curris Center for a spirited rally where you can meet the Homecoming Court. […]

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Master class, lecture and recital set for renowned musician Oct. 21-22

Saxophonist Dr. Thomas Liley will be visiting the Murray State University campus on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 21-22, for a recital, master class and lecture, for the benefit of students, music teachers and the community. The event is sponsored by the MSU department of music in conjunction with the Yamaha Corporation. Liley will perform a […]

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MSU Dill Distinguished Professor of Accounting receives award for paper

Dr. L. Murphy Smith, the David and Ashley Dill Distinguished Professor of Accounting at Murray State University, received the Outstanding Paper Award for articles published in the Journal of the American Taxation Association. He received the award at the American Accounting Association annual meeting in Denver in August. Smith’s co-authored paper, “Do Complexity, Governance and […]

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Local hospital helps breathe new life into campus

Murray Calloway County Hospital recently donated an AED, automated external defibrillator, to Murray State University’s Waterfield Library and currently plans to donate a second device to another campus facility in the near future. An AED, like these Cardiac Science automatic external defibrillators, is a portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac […]

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YNL students receive NextGen Leaders Program Scholarships

Kaylyn Evans and Ewa Wantulok are the latest Murray State University recipients of the NexGen Leaders Program Scholarship provided by the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance. Evans is completing her internship with West Kentucky Mentoring (formerly Big Brothers Big Sisters); Wantulok is interning with the American Red Cross-Calloway County chapter. NextGen, funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, […]

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Sandy Miles part of select U.S. delegation

Dr. Sandy J. Miles of Murray State University’s college of business has been selected to be part of the U.S. delegation to the ISO TC260 plenary meeting Nov. 10-11 in Arlington, Va. The members at the plenary will seek to carve out international human resource management standards.  Five of the 35 members of the U.S. […]

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State Farm Financial Services Resource Center dedicated, will enhance student learning

State Farm Financial Services Resource Center was officially dedicated Oct. 10, on the first floor of the Business Building at Murray State University. Speaking on behalf of State Farm was Mike Duncan, agency field executive from Hopkinsville. In addition, 10 other local/regional agents were in attendance. MSU President Randy Dunn noted that the center had […]

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NEWCOMB NAMED KGA PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Murray State’s Patrick Newcomb has been named The Kentucky Golf Association the 2011 KGA John Owens Player of the Year, marking the first for the Murray State golf program. Newcomb, a junior from Benton, Ky., compiled points according to how he finished in the KGA’s summer events. In June, he became the second Murray State […]

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Racers Got Talent is back!

Racer Athletics is pleased to announce that BB&T Present Racers Got Talent is returning for a second season. All students, individuals or groups, are encouraged to take part in this program to compete against each other for a $500 cash prize that will be awarded during the final home men’s basketball game Feb. 18, 2012. […]

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