Murray State University to celebrate Homecoming 2021: 99 years and counting

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University is preparing to welcome alumni back to campus the week of October 18-24 for Homecoming 2021. A full schedule of activities, events, reunions, and more are scheduled to take place as Racer alumni return, with all planned in-person activities following health and safety guidelines.  Highlights include: A Taste of […]

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Murray State University announces Family Weekend and Homecoming 2021 dates

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced the following dates for two of its most popular events, to be held on campus. The University will celebrate Family Weekend the weekend of Oct. 1-3, while Homecoming will take place the weekend of Oct. 22-24.  As announced by Murray State athletics yesterday, the football team hosts […]

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Jerry and Judy Rhoads to serve as parade grand marshals for Murray State University’s Homecoming

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Alumni Association has named University Board of Regents chair Jerry Rhoads, ‘63 and his wife, Dr. Judith Rhoads, ‘64, retired Madisonville Community College president, to serve as the grand marshals for this year’s Homecoming Parade of Banners. They will kick off the banner parade with a ribbon cutting […]

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Calling all Racers to participate in the 2011 MSU Homecoming Parade

In 1941, a tradition started at Murray State University that continues to this day — the Homecoming Parade. MSU students and alumni, along with community members, line Main Street each year to take in the floats, bands, horses and more. This year’s Homecoming theme is “Once a Racer, Always a Racer.” Any group, organization or […]

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