January, 2015

Graves County High School fields two teams in Kentucky’s top six as fall 2014 Stock Market Game™ winners

MURRAY, Ky. —  Graves County High School (GCHS) students in teacher Mechelle Gattis’ class comprised two teams placing among the top six in the fall 2014 Stock Market Game™, a national program the Kentucky Council on [...]

Research on human trafficking highlighted by Cambridge journalist

MURRAY, Ky. — Research by Murray State University faculty members was the focus of a news article published in the Science News and Inderscience Research Spot. The writer, David Bradley, a freelance science journalist based in [...]

Art professor uses QEP mini-grant to fund visiting artist

MURRAY, Ky. — Through the “Bring Learning to Life” initiative at Murray State University, Nicole Hand, professor of art, was awarded a mini-grant in order to provide a unique learning experience to Murray State students and [...]

Murray State takes home awards from Kentucky Press Association competition

MURRAY, Ky. — Student staff members of The Murray State News won 22 awards at the annual Kentucky Press Association newspaper competition in the university division. The News placed third overall behind the College Heights Herald [...]

Roundabout U covers Maker’s Mark, MLK Day and more in its next episode

MURRAY, Ky. — In the next episode of Roundabout U viewers will meet the former president and CEO of Maker’s Mark. Also, Murray State University celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day on campus. MSU President Dr. Bob [...]

Application period for Fall 2015 Ed.D. in P-20 and Community Leadership cohort now open

Priority application deadline is Feb. 15 MURRAY, Ky. — The priority deadline of Feb. 15 for entering one of Murray State University’s two doctoral programs is fast approaching. Professionals interested in pursuing the “Doctor of Education [...]

Murray State professor writes second edition of textbook

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Ramesh Gupta, professor and head of the toxicology department at Murray State University’s Breathitt Veterinary Center, has authored a second edition of his textbook Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents, which [...]

AAUW funds campus-based project to address stereotypes and biases

MSU one of 11 student-led teams selected to join nationwide effort MURRAY, Ky. — The American Association of University Women (AAUW) was awarded a grant for $3,200 to Murray State University for a campus project to [...]

Kenneth Tucker’s new collection of short stories is now available

MURRAY, Ky. — Lulu Publications/Publish Wholesale has released A Spider Spinning Daydreams and Other Tales — Bizarre, Realistic, Humorous and Weird, a collection of short stories by Dr. Ken Tucker, professor emeritus of the Murray State [...]

Davies outlines strategic plan draft; University students get introduction to upcoming initiatives

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times A crowd of students had plenty of questions Tuesday as Murray State University President Dr. Bob Davies and others presented the current version of the university’s comprehensive  strategic plan. [...]