March, 2014

WKMS News wins five first place awards

The Kentucky Associated Press awarded WKMS five first place radio broadcaster awards of excellence this year. Radio stations across the Commonwealth participated in the 2014 Kentucky Associated Press Awards competition. In the radio division, WKMS News [...]

Waterfield Distinguished Lecture to feature UofL health affairs executive vice president

The 2014 Harry Lee Waterfield Distinguished Lecture in Public Affairs will feature Dr. David Dunn, executive vice president for health affairs at the University of Louisville (UofL). One of Murray State University’s signature lecture series, the [...]

Theatre students at Murray State learn to “stage” violence

While most college students are having fun in the sun at some remote beach location or working to make extra money over Spring Break, several students and one faculty member from Murray State University’s department of [...]

Service-oriented program of study at Murray State celebrates its 30th anniversary on campus

In the 1940s a mayor in Kansas City, Mo., by the name of H. Roe Bartle decided there should be special collegiate training for those students destined to work in the nonprofit world with organizations such [...]

Learn how to enhance your life with hearing assistive technology

Hearing loss is one the most common health issues in the United States. According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, approximately 17 percent of adults in America have hearing loss. Hearing loss [...]

Murray alum wins teaching award

Jerry Drye, a Murray State University graduate with bachelor’s (2004) and master’s (2006) degrees in organizational communication, has won the 2013 Excellence in Teaching Award at Dalton State College in Georgia. An assistant professor in communication, [...]

MSU’s Celebrate Women lunch recognizes G.R.O.W.

From Murray Ledger and Times The 2014 Celebrate Women luncheon at Murray State University was attended by many middle school girls and their college-age mentors from the G.R.O.W. program, which was given a donation from the [...]

Murray State to host “Drawing Life” program screening from KET

Kentucky Education Television (KET) will be at Murray State University on Monday, April 7, to host a “Drawing Life” program screening in the Curris Center Theatre. Sarah O’Keefe of KET will be coming to have a [...]

A conversation with Dr. Bob Davies, Murray State’s next president

Coming from the West, Dr. Robert O. “Bob” Davies assumes the presidency of Murray State University this July. Dr. Davies and his sister thought of themselves as “university brats” growing up. Kate Lochte speaks with Davies [...]

Entrepreneurship Conference is April 3

The Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business will host an Entrepreneurship Conference April 3 at 3:30 in Room 404 of the Business Building. Featured speakers will be Jonathan Burdon, Matthew Barnes and Carey Boggess Story. Burdon, [...]