Support Murray State’s first-ever crowdfunding initiative

Seeking funding for MSU Jazz Orchestra recording “Crowd•fund•ing (noun): the practice of funding a project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people, typically via the Internet.” Murray State University launched its first-ever crowdfunding initiative, “Be Bold, Support the Blue & Gold,” Thursday, Feb. 26, at 6:45 p.m. in support of the […]

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Office of the Provost Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Kimberly J. Stormer, Assistant Professor for Adolescent, Career and Special Education Dr. Kimberly J. Stormer has been at the University since August 2013.  She received her Bachelors of Arts degree in English, her Master of Arts in Teaching, and Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Cameron University, and her Ph.D. in Instructional Leadership […]

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Generosity of Hogan family provides scholarships for low-residency M.F.A. program

Murray State University’s Low-Residency Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Creative Writing program announced the inauguration of the Hogan Scholarships. Three scholarships, each in the amount of $2,500, will be awarded to outstanding entering students. New students incoming to the July 2015 M.F.A. residency are eligible to apply. The sole criterion for the scholarships is […]

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Park receives Korean-American Educational Researchers Association Award

Ho Ryong Park, assistant professor of TESOL in the department of English and philosophy at Murray State University, was awarded the 2015 Michael B. Salwen Scholars Program Award by the Korean-American Educational Researchers Association (KAERA) in December. Park received one of seven program awards that were given to recognize doctoral students and junior scholars who […]

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Murray State ag students attend and win at the Southern Association of Agriculture Students meeting

Murray State University students represented the university at the Southern Association of Agriculture Students (SAAS) meeting in Atlanta, Ga. The Southern Association of Agricultural Scientists is dedicated to educating and developing agricultural leaders by bringing them together from the educational and industry fields. The association trains individuals to improve and develop their skills relating to […]

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Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia to host American Music Recital

The Gamma Delta chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia will host an All American Music Recital on Sunday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Hall of the Doyle Fine Arts Building at Murray State University. Under the direction of Aaron Lay, the performance will feature works composed and arranged by American-born musicians. […]

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Golden Key Fellow to give “Information in the Real World” presentation for faculty

Presentation on service learning scheduled for end of February Golden Key Fellow Elizabeth Price, research and instruction librarian at Murray State University, will present “Information in the Real World: Building a bridge between academic and professional information needs” at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 16, and at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, April 17, in the Faculty Development Center. The […]

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Special Viewing of “Selma”

The Student Government Association (SGA), Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA), the Office of Recruitment and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Eta Upsilon Chapter are sponsoring a special viewing of the critically acclaimed and Oscar nominated (for best Picture) movie “Selma.” Showing times are March 1,  2pm & 5pm in Lovett Auditorium and March 2, at […]

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Guest violin and piano duo recital scheduled for March 5 at MSU

The Murray State University department of music is hosting a Guest Artist Duo Recital featuring violin and piano on Thursday, March 5. Performing will be violinist Dr. Ji-Myung Kim and pianist Shelley Hanmo Qian. They will present the Sonata by Beethoven and the Mozart Violin Concerto The event is free and open to the public, […]

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