Category: Announcements

Restructuring of Recreation and Leisure Services program

The Academic Council (on February 23, 2017) and the Board of Regents (June 9, 2017) have approved the restructuring of the Nonprofit Leadership Studies (NLS) and Recreation and Leisure Services (REC) programs. Students interested in pursuing a major in recreation and leisure studies will now major in the NLS/Outdoor Recreation Track.  Courses with former REC […]

Murray State’s Fall Faculty Summit: Insights for Student Success

Murray State University will host a one-day Fall Faculty Summit on Friday, August 11, 2017 in the Curris Center. This event will be an extension of our traditional Faculty Back-to-School Breakfast and all faculty and staff who have teaching responsibilities are encouraged to attend.   Our students’ success is of paramount importance to us, so […]

Parking services payroll deduction options

Murray State Parking Services is announcing a change in the payroll deduction options for the 2017-18 parking permits.  The number of deductions being offered for our exempt (monthly) employees will be four deductions of $25 and for our non-exempt (bi-weekly) employees will be eight deductions of $12.50.  Any of our employees eligible for a Murray […]

Murray State University’s Telecommunications Systems Management signs National Institute for Hometown Security contract

Murray State University’s Program of Distinction in Telecommunications Systems Management (TSM) is the recipient of a $105,092.64 contract from the National Institute of Hometown Security (NIHS) tasked by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The contract focuses on the wired communications subsector of the communications critical infrastructure sector and the reliance of mobile communications on […]

Years of Service awards

Listed below are names of those employees who will be honored for their years of service to Murray State at the Staff Recognition program on August 8. If your service record falls in one of the stated categories, please locate your name and make sure that it appears correctly.  Any changes or additions should be […]

Murray State’s Fall Faculty Summit: Insights for Student Success

Murray State University will host a one-day Fall Faculty Summit on Friday, August 11, 2017 in the Curris Center. This event will be an extension of our traditional Faculty Back-to-School Breakfast and all faculty and staff who have teaching responsibilities are encouraged to attend.   Our students’ success is of paramount importance to us, so […]

YuJa training sessions: Attend face-to-face or online

Due to its ease of use, features available and pricing package, YuJa will be used to replace Tegrity and Blackboard Collaborate. Tegrity and Collaborate will not be available after June, 2017. Instructors wishing to use lecture capture or web conferencing during the summer are strongly encouraged to use YuJa, due to the cut-off date for Tegrity and Collaborate. Below […]

PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system enhancements

Human Resources has had a project team working with PeopleAdmin, the University’s applicant tracking system, to streamline the faculty and staff hiring process. The enhancements to PeopleAdmin will be effective for searches that begin July 1, 2017 or later.   Information sessions for faculty and staff who may be involved in any phase of the […]

Alumni trip to NYC

Join the Murray State University Alumni Association for a “Spotlight on New York City Holiday” trip November 27-December 1! The special trip includes the Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall, featuring Murray State Alumnus Charles Edward Hall as Santa. You’ll visit the Statue of Liberty, St. Paul’s Chapel, the 9/11 Memorial and other time-honored […]

Wellness Center summer classes

Monday Zumba 4 – 5 p.m. (Maria) Tuesday Spin/weights 5 – 6 pm (Karen) Yoga 6 p.m. (Therese) Ends 6/13 Wednesday Zumba 4 – 5 p.m. (Maria) Pound 6 – 6:45 p.m. (Keisha) Thursday Spin/weights 5 – 6 pm (Karen) Zumba 6 – 7 p.m. (Stephanie) Begins 6/8 Friday Zumba 5 – 6 p.m. (Stephanie) […]