Murray State’s Morgan Parisek wins the 2014 Farnam All-Around Amateur Award

Murray State University’s Morgan Parisek was named the 2014 Farnam All-Around Amateur Winner in November at the 2014 American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) World Championship Show. The AQHA World Show is for American Quarter Horse owners and exhibitors around the world. They must qualify by earning a predetermined number of points to compete in each […]

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Meredith Morris named a 2015 NICHE Awards Finalist

Artist Meredith Morris of Murray State University has been selected as a finalist in the 2015 NICHE Awards for the pieces entitled Unfold and Confined in the Ceramics: Sculptural and Ceramics: Sculpture categories. Only 75 entries out of more than 500 submissions were named as finalists in this year’s competition. The awards program is sponsored […]

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Murray State students do well in science research competition

The Kentucky Academy of Science celebrated its 100th anniversary at the Centennial meeting Nov. 14-16 at the Lexington (Ky.) Convention Center. Since 1914, the Kentucky Academy of Science has provided venues for Kentucky’s scientists and student scientists to share their research. More than 800 scientists and students attended the 2014 annual meeting, and hundreds of […]

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Still time for Year End Contributions

The Office of Development plans to close the calendar year 2014 gift records on January 16, 2015.  To ensure that gifts intended for 2014 are credited properly and that donors can indeed claim them for 2014, please check throughout your department and hand deliver any gift checks, and all documentation received with them (i.e. the […]

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Two MSU alums compete for $100,000 on new television series

Jessica Brown and Craig Bayens, two Murray State University alumni, will showcase their design and craftsmanship skills on the premiere of Framework tonight, Tuesday, Jan. 6, at 9 p.m. (Central Time) on SPIKE television. The new competition series, focused around the creation of custom furniture pieces, is promised to “change the way people look at […]

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MSU Distinguished Professor, Dr. Robert F. Long, Leader in Residence at University of Kentucky

Murray State University’s Visiting Distinguished Professor of Nonprofit Leadership, Dr. Robert F. Long, has been chosen as the 2015 W. Norris Duvall Leader in Residence for the Center for Leadership Development in the University of Kentucky college of agriculture, food and environment. Long teaches organizational and leadership development in the nonprofit leadership studies program at […]

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JMC professors publish article

Two faculty members in the journalism and mass communication department had an article published in the Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Education.Dr. Melony Shemberger and Leigh Wright, both assistant professors in the JMC department, are authors of the article titled “#TestReview: Exploring the Use of Social Media as a Digital Study Guide.” Their research appeared […]

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