July, 2014

Counseling program granted CACREP accreditation

The Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, has granted accreditation to the clinical mental health and school counseling graduate [...]

College and Career Readiness Summit provided professional development for regional educators

Murray State University’s college of education and human services (COEHS) hosted the third annual College and Career Readiness Summit for regional educators June 18-19 in Alexander Hall on the Murray State campus. Attendees, comprised of school [...]

President Davies to spend day in Henderson on Aug. 7

Murray State University’s new president, Dr. Robert O. Davies, will spend the day in Henderson on Thursday, Aug. 7, visiting community leaders and others in Henderson/Henderson County. The day begins at 9 a.m. with Davies meeting [...]

West Kentucky Broadband Project brings eLearning Center to Hickman County

Free public access to over 20 computers with broadband internet service is becoming a reality in Hickman County. An eLearning Center established via the West Kentucky Broadband Project opens Friday, August 1 in the same building [...]

President Davies to spend day in Hopkinsville/Christian County on Aug. 5

Murray State University’s new president, Dr. Robert O. Davies, will spend the day in Hopkinsville on Tuesday, Aug. 5, visiting community leaders and others in Hopkinsville and Christian County. The day begins at 7:30 a.m. with [...]

Weighty Matters: GSP scholars teach all, no matter their size, deserve R-E-S-P-E-C-T

from KYForward By Lesley Cissell KyForward columnist A New Testament story is told about an early public appearance of Jesus with his disciples in which the 12 apostles try in vain to keep the kids from [...]

Flipped Chemistry Launches Its Online Community

from PRWeb Created by chemistry professors to serve the needs of educators who want to flip their chemistry courses, Flipped Chemistry launches an online community with over 100 members. Yesterday, Flipped Chemistry launched their online community, [...]

Kentucky writers of fiction, nonfiction, plays, poetry win Al Smith Individual Fellowships

from Kentucky Forward Six Kentucky artists have been awarded Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowships from the Kentucky Arts Council for demonstrating a high level of excellence and creativity in their literary arts careers. The award, named [...]

President Davies to spend day in Paducah/McCracken County on July 30

Murray State University’s new president, Dr. Robert O. Davies, will spend the day in Paducah on Wednesday, July 30, visiting community leaders and others in Paducah and McCracken County. The day begins at 7:30 a.m. with [...]

Murray State University named to “2014 Great Colleges to Work For”

Honor by Chronicle of Higher Education puts MSU in elite company Once again, The Chronicle of Higher Education has found Murray State University to be one of its “Great Colleges to Work For,” particularly for faculty [...]