Category: Events

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 […]

Murray State University Theatre Department presents “All in The Timing” Feb. 22-25

Murray State University’s department of theatre will present David Ives’ “All in the Timing” in the Actors Studio Theatre Feb. 22–25 at 7:30 p.m. The play is a series of short, funny plays filled with wit, intellect, satire and fun.   According to Matthew Crider, assistant professor of theatre and director of the production, “’All […]

Encore series performance: young artist competition to be hosted by Murray State

The Paducah Symphony Orchestra and the Murray State University department of music are pleased to announce that MSU will host the final round of the annual Young Artists Concerto Competition on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017. The competition is open to the public and will begin at 3 p.m. in the Performing Arts Hall on the Murray […]