Years of Service awards

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

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Murray State alumnus wins prestigious Georgia Poetry Prize

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The University of Georgia Press has awarded Murray State University alumnus Christopher Collins the 2017 Georgia Poetry Prize. Collins received his Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (Poetry) from Murray State in 2013. He is currently pursuing a PhD in literary nonfiction from the University of Cincinnati. His poetry collection My American Night will […]

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

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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 […]

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PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system enhancements

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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 […]

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Alumni trip to NYC

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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 […]

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Chris Wooldridge elected to Delta Leadership Network Advisory Council

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The Delta Leadership Network (DLN) recently held an orientation for new members of its 2017-18 advisory council, including Chris Wooldridge of Murray who joins Brad Davis with the Purchase Area Development District in representing Kentucky. Wooldridge is the Kentucky Small Business Development Center (SBDC) district director for the Murray State SBDC and Arthur J. Bauernfeind […]

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Wellness Center summer classes

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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) […]

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Murray State University faculty receive inaugural grant awards

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Two Murray State University faculty members were recently selected as the first recipients of the Faculty Innovation Initiative grant, which provides initial project support to faculty across campus seeking to incorporate innovative approaches to student community engagement into their courses. Dr. Cindy Clemson of the College of Education and Human Services and Dr. Melony Shemberger […]

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