Category: Features

Murray State University Paducah campus hosts Regional Wellness Summit

The second annual Regional Wellness Summit took place on March 7 at the Murray State University Paducah campus. The summit was a free event for teachers, school nurses, school administrators, health departments and community health educators that provided professional development and continuing education units.   The purpose of the event was to assist school districts […]

Tiny satellite presented at Posters-at-the-Capitol by Murray State University’s Telecommunications Systems Management students

Saeed Almalki and Mitchell Harris represented Murray State University’s Telecommunications Systems Management (TSM) program at the 16th annual Posters-at-the-Capitol on March 2 in Frankfort, Ky. The students displayed the CricketSatellite Project, a very small satellite that measures temperature at different altitudes.   Posters-at-the-Capitol was created to engage undergraduate students in research. At the event, students […]

Kimberly Whitaker nationally honored as Major of the Year in public and community health

Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE America) honored Kimberly Whitaker of Murray State University as a Major of the Year during an awards ceremony March 16 at the organization’s 132nd National Convention & Expo in Boston, Mass. The award celebrates outstanding undergraduate students in the health, physical education, recreation and dance professions who are […]

Leadership Launch Women’s Conference exceeds expectations at Murray State

Murray State University hosted the Leadership Launch Women’s Conference on Feb. 22 in the Curris Center.   This all-day professional development event provided information and inspiration pertaining to leadership skills in women’s careers and personal lives. It was sponsored by Murray State University, Murray State Town & Gown Partnership, Murray State Women’s Center, Murray-Calloway County […]

Murray State University announces 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients

Four outstanding Murray State University alumni have been selected as the 2017 recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award and will be honored during the Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner on April 21 at 6 p.m. in the Murray Room of the CFSB Center.   Murray State presents the Distinguished Alumni Award annually to alumni who have […]

Murray State University celebrates innovative Institute of Engineering success

Murray State University is celebrating the success of its innovative Institute of Engineering. Launched as a pilot project in 2014, the new organizational structure brings together the University’s engineering, engineering technology, engineering graphics and design, physics and telecommunications programs into a single academic unit.   The Institute of Engineering was and remains the first and […]

Murray writer is Kentucky Arts Council’s featured artist for March, April

“I have no idea what route I might have taken had I not come to Kentucky, but I have never been happier or more creative.” — Constance Alexander, Murray writer Constance Alexander, a writer of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, plays and essays, has been selected as the Kentucky Arts Council’s Featured Artist for March and April. […]