August, 2013

Study on social media culminates in research award for Murray State professors

Two professors in the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University have been selected for the “Best in Track Award” from the Society of Marketing Advances for research on social media. The award-winning [...]

Dr. Sandy Miles a U.S. delegate in Netherlands

Dr. Sandy Miles was chosen as a delegate to represent the U.S. Human Resource Management interests at the International Standards Organization’s Human Resource Standards Plenary meeting in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Sept. 24-27. She will also serve as strategic [...]

McCoy works with elite state economists to predict revenue growth

Dr. James (Jim) P. McCoy, Distinguished Professor of Economics at Murray State University, has begun his work with the Kentucky Consensus Forecasting Group (KCFG). McCoy is a longtime faculty member in the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College [...]

College of education announces new faculty

 The Murray State University college of education has appointed seven new faculty members for the 2013-14 academic year. Dr. David Whaley, dean of the college, noted that the new faculty will strengthen a variety of undergraduate [...]

MSU inaugurates “Out Racers: Take Your Place!”

Murray State University’s LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) office is launching a new program called “Out Racers: Take Your Place!” The new 12-member cohort, which is funded in part by a grant from JustFundKY, will be [...]

12th annual Hammack Scholarship Banquet scheduled for Sept. 14

Reservations due by Sept. 7 The Murray State University department of history will host the 12th annual James W. Hammack Jr. Scholarship Banquet at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, in MSU’s Curris Center Ballroom. The banquet is [...]

Students make their place in Murray State tradition

From The Murray State News Hunter Farrell, staff writer   Murray State’s slogan “Take Your Place” has students getting involved in clubs and organizations that exist on campus. With more than 170 registered and University-recognized clubs [...]

MSU panel plans presidential recruitment

From the Paducah Sun – Early steps in the search for the next leader of Murray State University continued Wednesday as the search committee and its consulting firm met to organize the process. Members of the [...]

Accounting professor receives award for research on ethics

Dr. L. Murphy Smith, the David and Ashley Dill Distinguished Professor of Accounting at Murray State University, received the KPMG 2013 Outstanding Published Manuscript Award from the American Accounting Association Gender Issues and Work-Life Balance Section. [...]

Career services schedules fall events for students

 Murray State University career services has announced its Fall 2013 events schedule. Senior Meeting: Aug. 26-29. Eight 45-minute sessions offered exclusively for December 2013 graduates are available at varied times. These sessions help students prepare for graduation [...]