Category: Events

Murray State University to hold Freedom Fest concert on July 4

The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band, Town & Gown Chorale and Governor’s Scholars Program Chorus will host a concert on Tuesday, July 4 at 8 p.m. inside Lovett Auditorium on the Murray State campus. As part of this year’s Freedom Fest in Murray, the free concert is open to the public and […]

Join us for Friday After 5 in Owensboro

Come join Racers past, present and future in Owensboro, Ky. on June 16, 2017 downtown on the riverfront for Friday After 5. Murray’s very own MurrVegas Allstars will be performing on the Overlook Stage from 6 – 8 pm. We will have giveaways to promote our proud Racer Spirit! Come out and wear your Blue […]

WAVE/Living Waters for the World to hold fundraiser

WAVE and Living Waters for the World (LWW) will host a skip, stroll or roll fundraiser in Murray on Saturday, April 22 beginning at 10 a.m. outside of the Carr Health Building on the Murray State University campus. Entry fee is $25 cash, check, money order or pledges, and each participant receives a WAVE t-shirt […]

Murray State University to host Easter egg hunt on April 10

The Murray State University Alumni Association and Murray State University Town & Gown will host their fourth-annual Easter egg hunt on Monday, April 10 at the Sid Easley Alumni Center. Registration and photos with Dunker Bunny begin at 5 p.m., and the egg hunt starts at 5:30 p.m.   Past and present Racers as well […]

All Campus Sing set for April 12

Each year on Murray State University’s campus, one of the biggest and most anticipated University events takes place, uniting students, faculty, alumni, staff and community members. Sigma Alpha Iota’s All Campus Sing will be held on Wednesday, April 12 as the pre-show will begin at 3 p.m. followed by the event at 3:30 p.m. All […]

Murray Shakespeare Festival to take place March 2-10

Murray State University will host the 17th annual Murray Shakespeare Festival March 2–10 with a variety of special events, programs and performances, including those led by the renowned American Shakespeare Center of Staunton, Va.   Romeo and Juliet will be performed three times by the cast along with one performance of Shakespeare’s comedy, “The Two […]

Patricia L. Summerville Lecture Series welcomes Janet Ballweg to campus

Janet Ballweg will be the first Patricia Summerville Lecture Series Artist at Murray State University, Tuesday March 7 – Thursday March 9, 2017. Janet Ballweg received an MFA from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and a BS in Art from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.  She is currently a Professor of Art and Head of […]

Inclusivity seminar and workshop

A seminar and workshop that focuses on a Strategic Initiative relating to Enhancing Student Recruitment and Retention Through Inclusive Innovations will be presented on Friday, Feb. 24 by Dr. Pat Lowrie, an Advisor for the Teaching to Increase Diversity and Equity in STEM (TIDES) project and Director Emeritus of the Women’s Resource Center at Michigan […]