Book author and MuslimGirl.com founder Amani Al-Khatahtbeh provided stories and insight to the Murray State University community

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Room 208 in Murray State University’s Faculty Hall was overflowing on Nov. 21 for a presentation by Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, founder and editor-in-chief of the popular blog MuslimGirl.com and author of the book “Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age.” Al-Khatahtbeh read excerpts from her new book, which describes her experience as a Muslim woman in America […]

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Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society initiates new members

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Seven Murray State University students recently were initiated into membership of Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society. Students selected for membership must display excellence in one or more of these five areas: athletics; campus or community service, social and religious activities or campus governance; creative and performing arts; journalism, speech and mass media, and […]

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Wellness Center winter hours

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December 5–9 Normal Hours December 1-11 Building: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m. Pool: 12:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. December 1-16 Building: 5:30 a.m. – 9 a.m., 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Pool: 3 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. December 1-21 Building: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. Pool: 3 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. December 22-January 1 Closed […]

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Institute of Engineering receives gift from iwis

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from Murray Ledger & Times November 11 marked a celebration of iwis motorsysteme’s 100 years of producing timing drive systems for automobiles that the company hosted at its Murray plant.   And, along with the celebration that included numerous state and local dignitaries, as well as the top brass for the German-based company, it also […]

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Town & Gown Community Band and Choir Holiday Concert

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The annual Town & Gown Community Band and Choir Holiday Concert will take place on Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church. The free event is open to the entire community. “We’re very excited to offer this great concert to the community, as the sounds of the season will surely put attendees in […]

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Women’s Leadership Launch Conference survey

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Murray State University will be hosting a Women’s Leadership Launch Conference on February 22, 2017. Presented by Leadership Women of Dallas, Texas, the event will feature a variety of business and leadership sessions designed to propel and inspire women of all ages. In preparation for the event, the University is conducting a survey to assess […]

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Calloway County High School students win Murray State University scholarships at 46th annual Chemistry Scholarship Tournament

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On Nov. 10, four students from area high schools earned the highest scores at the Murray State University chemistry department’s 46th annual Chemistry Scholarship Tournament. These top-scoring students — Claire Umstead, Michael Okuda and Zach Ellis of Calloway County High School and Will Zehm of Marion High School — were awarded scholarships funded by student […]

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Phi Kappa Phi celebrates ninth anniversary

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Murray State University Chapter 302 of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi will celebrate its ninth anniversary on campus from 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29 in Wrather Museum auditorium with a panel discussion and reception. The panel discussion, titled “Perspectives on the Future of Higher Education: Celebrating Nine Years of Phi Kappa Phi at […]

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