January, 2014

MSU named Co-Business of the Year
at Paducah Chamber annual meeting

From WPSD Local 6 More than 700 people attended the sold out Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce’s 75th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Meeting at the Julian Carroll Convention Center. Outgoing board chair Lynn King officially passed the [...]

MSU’s Dan Wann on Super Bowl security

From KIRO TV, Seattle Members of the Seattle Police Department met on Thursday afternoon to discuss their Super Bowl strategy because whether the Seahawks win or lose, security in Seattle will be a big focus on [...]

Encore Series Performance: Young Artist Competition to be hosted by Murray State

The Paducah Symphony Orchestra and the Murray State University Department of Music are pleased to announce that MSU will host the final round of the annual Young Artists Concerto Competition on Sunday, February 2, 2014. The [...]

MSU: #4 Regional University (South) “Best Colleges for Veterans”

Murray State University (MSU) is supporting American troops by giving them a solid education. Veterans looking to return to school can rest assured they don’t have to look hard to find a top regional university that [...]

SocialCoaster app offers new way to share, compile ‘live’ pics

When it comes to sharing photos of specific events such as major sporting events or music festivals, hashtags and Facebook still fall short. At least that’s according to Jonathan Burdon, founder of SocialCoaster Inc., a social [...]

Students Helping Students through outerwear drive

The Youth and Nonprofit Leadership program at Murray State University is sponsoring a Students Helping Students outerwear drive. The effort is aimed at providing students suitable outerwear for the ongoing harsh winter. There are two drop-off [...]

Murray State University Career Services introduces Peer Career Advisors

The Murray State University Career Center will begin accepting applications for the 2014/2015 Peer Career Advisor team on January 27, 2014. Peer Career Advisors are trained paraprofessionals who commit five hours a week to assist with [...]

DeVoss is finalist for Campus Safety Director of the Year

David DeVoss, Director of Public Safety & Emergency Management, Murray State University, Murray, Ky. Notable Achievements: Worked to have Murray State to become the first public university in the nation and third university in the world [...]

Bill Nye (the Science Guy) to appear at Murray State Feb. 3

Scientist, engineer, comedian, author and inventor Bill Nye (the Science Guy) is the featured speaker for the 2014 Murray State University Presidential Lecture Series. The lecture will be held on Monday, Feb. 3, at 8 p.m., [...]

MSU: Many actions taken to continue campus safety efforts

From The Murray Ledger and Times As President Barack Obama issued a memorandum last week to address the problem of rape and sexual assault on college campuses, officials with Murray State University said many actions have [...]