NPR White House Correspondent Tamara Keith to visit Murray

— from WKMS   Mark your calendars for Thursday, June 8 to hear stories from behind the scenes of one of the most eventful news cycles in recent history. WKMS and Murray State’s Town and Gown present this free community event at Wrather Auditorium at 7:30 p.m.  Submit your questions in advance by emailing, […]

Staff Congress run-off election announced

Staff Congress will hold a run-off election for an At-Large position May 23-25. The candidates are: Leanna Linn McClure, Veterans Affairs, and Kendrick Quisenberry, Recruitment. These candidates tied in Staff Congress’ April election. All staff will be able to vote for the candidate of their choice Tuesday, May 23, through Thursday, May 25, through myGate. Election information is […]

Sign up for Summer Quest

Are you ready for an amazing experience for your gifted student? The Center for Gifted Students has a new day camp open to rising second graders to rising eleventh graders. The day camp is especially designed for the unique needs of gifted students. Students will attend challenging classes, have social time to make new friends, […]

Students from the class of 2017 reflect on their time at Murray State University

Murray State University class of 2017 students graduated on May 13 but, before doing so, took the time to reflect on their special memories. Alissa Sommerfeldt, a public relations major and advertising minor from Owensboro, recalled making her decision to come to Murray State. “During the campus tour, I fell in love with the campus,” […]

Electrical outage

On Monday, May 29, Facilities Management is planning further electrical grid system maintenance and repairs that must be performed during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The entire campus will be impacted; however, residential housing, Winslow Dining Hall, CFSB Center and Susan E. Bauernfeind Wellness Center will be powered by the 2MW Generator.  Please note that […]

Murray State University teacher preparation program receives national accreditation

Murray State University’s College of Education and Human Services has received seven years of initial accreditation through the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The University was recently notified of this decision to grant accreditation with no areas for improvement.   In an email to college and University constituents, College of Education and […]

Dedication ceremony held for Murray State University’s Breathitt Veterinary Center

Special guests attended the dedication ceremony of the new Breathitt Veterinary Center on May 11 in Hopkinsville. The event included a speaker’s program along with a reception, ribbon cutting and guided tour of the new facility, which totals 77,000 square feet, significantly larger than the 44,000-square-foot original building.   The Breathitt Veterinary Center, part of […]

Spring 2017 Commencement celebrated at Murray State University

Murray State University’s Spring 2017 Commencement ceremony was celebrated on Saturday, May 13, in the CFSB Center on the Murray campus. During the commencement program, the University awarded an honorary doctorate degree to Mr. John A. Williams, Sr., recognized the achievements of the 2017 Outstanding Students and acknowledged the 2017 Distinguished Faculty.   A total […]