November, 2014

Significant grants awarded to four Kentucky universities

Published by, Nov. 24, 2014   FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 24, 2014) — The Council on Postsecondary Education awarded $944,721 in federal grants to four lead campuses to improve P-12 educator quality at a recent meeting [...]

Fall 2014 MSU seminar series, “Adventures: Life and Its Experiences,” concludes on Dec. 3

Students, faculty, staff, community members invited to attend MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s seminar series, “Adventures: Life and Its Experiences,” ends its fall semester run on Wednesday, Dec. 3, with Dr. Jerry Sue (Pritchett) Thornton. [...]

International Justice Mission to help stop human trafficking

Four women covered in painted-on bruises and draped with “for sale” signs caught the attention of students in the Quad earlier this month. With rope-bound hands, the women passed out fliers and spoke with about 25 [...]

Court of Appeals holds session at MSU; Public gets chance to see system in action

Published by The Murray Ledger and Times, Nov. 21, 2014   The Kentucky Court of Appeals heard four cases in the auditorium of Murray State University’s Wrather West Kentucky Museum Thursday, giving students and the public [...]

African American Memorial unveiled at East End Cemetery Read more: Cadiz Record – African American Memorial unveiled at East End Cemetery

Published by the Cadiz Record, Nov. 19, 2024   Roughly 100 people turnout out on a cold Saturday afternoon for the unveiling of the African American Memorial at East End Cemetery. The monument contains 55 names [...]

Winners at Project Leadership 2014 announced

MURRAY, Ky. — More than 350 students and their teachers from nine West Kentucky schools participated in the sixth annual Project Leadership Workshop at Murray State University Nov. 3. The schools were Ballard Memorial, Livingston County, [...]

English majors visit the American Shakespeare Center

MURRAY, Ky. — On Oct. 17-19, Dr. Rusty Jones led 14 Murray State University English majors on the annual trip to The American Shakespeare Center (ASC) in Staunton, Va., to participate in a workshop and attend [...]

Thile recognized at MSU as 2014 Outstanding Alumnus in Fine Arts

MURRAY, Ky. — Grammy Award-winning musician Chris Thile won the 2014 Outstanding Alumni in Fine Arts award, presented at the sixth annual A Taste of the Arts Dinner and Auction at Murray State University in October. [...]

HR program in the college of business receives two special recognitions

MURRAY, Ky. — The Human Resource Management program in the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University recently received two special national recognitions. Human Resources, MBA, dedicated to information about HR degree programs [...]

44th annual MSU Chemistry Scholarship Tournament held

Eleven high schools from three states were represented by team and individual participants in the 44th Murray State University High School Chemistry Scholarship Tournament, Nov. 6. A total of 44 students from high schools in Kentucky, [...]