Register for the Kentucky Convergence Conference

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Join us for the 2016 Kentucky Convergence Conference November 10-11 in Bowling Green, hosted by Western Kentucky University. This premier event is for higher education professionals throughout Kentucky and the mid-South. Visit our website for more information about registration, sponsors & exhibitors and conference schedule. The early bird registration rates end August 31!

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Pi Kappa Alpha chapter at Murray State receives national honors

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The Epsilon Lambda chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity at Murray State University won several national honors at the fraternity’s national convention in New Orleans Aug. 4-6. Craig Lamb, the chapter president, was one of only two undergraduates named to the PiKA International Supreme Council. It is the highest honor for an undergraduate to receive […]

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Constance Alexander featured as Humanities speaker

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The Kentucky Humanities Council has chosen Constance Alexander, from Murray, as a featured presenter in the Speakers Bureau catalog for 2016-2017. This is the eighth year Ms. Alexander has been tapped as a statewide speaker, and she offers two presentations for Kentucky audiences. “Kilroy Was Here: Children on the Home Front, WWII,” is based on […]

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Foley family establishes Funds for Excellence at Murray State University

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Murray State University retired professor, Dr. Sally DuFord-Foley, and her husband, retired Calloway County Middle School teacher, David Foley, recently made generous initial donations of $5,000 each to establish Funds of Excellence at Murray State University. The Dr. Sally DuFord-Foley Renewable Fund for Excellence was created as a resource for full-time graduate students with a […]

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Murray State University information: Week of August 22-28

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  Freshman Austin Knight, a member of the Murray State University men’s golf team, shot an 11-under par 60 at his home course at Hopkinsville Country Club last month. Darren Wittenburg has served as the teaching professional at Hopkinsville Country Club since 2005 and noted Knight’s round of 60 bested the club record by two […]

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Dr. Bob McGaughey receives national award for volunteer service

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Dr. Bob McGaughey, retired chairman and professor of Murray State University’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, was named one of 20 Volunteers of the Year (2015-16) at the national Pi Kappa Alpha convention August 6 in New Orleans.   Nominated by the Murray State Pike chapter adviser and the Murray-Calloway County Hospital CEO, Jerry […]

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Great Beginnings welcomes new students to Murray State

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It’s Great Beginnings for students at Murray State University!  Now in its 21st year, the program originated in the 1990s to welcome new students to the University and community by assisting them in making the transition from high school to college easier. The event has continued to grow in popularity and has truly become a […]

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Murray State University Chapter 302 of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi announces its officers for the 2016-17 academic year.

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Chapter officers are the following individuals: Dr. William H. Mulligan Jr., president; Dr. Melony Shemberger, vice president; Leia Deshon, Jaime Staengel, Courtney Walker and Devan Wiser, student vice presidents; Alicia Carthell, secretary; Kenny Fister, treasurer; Dr. Allen White, public relations officer; Dr. Cynthia Gayman, scholarships officer; and Dr. Kathy Callahan, at-large representative. Chapter 302 was […]

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August surplus sale

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Items deemed surplus to the needs of the University will be sold in a sealed bid auction. Items include Vehicles, golf cart, lawn mowers, various trade tools, blimp, MSU tent, lockers, bicycles, sets of tires (r16 and r15), dorm refrigerators, microscopes, various repair parts, industrial blindstitch machine, scaffolding, laptop carts, WYSE terminals, shelving, various projectors, […]

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MSU Town and Gown Chorale to begin rehearsals

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The Murray State University Town and Gown Chorale will begin rehearsals for its fall 2016 season on Monday evening, August 22 at 6:30 pm in room 314 of the Price Doyle Fine Arts Building on the MSU campus. The choir, a blend of community, faculty and student singers, will perform on two programs this fall. […]

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