April, 2015

Murray State names Outstanding Seniors for May 2015

MURRAY, Ky. – The Outstanding Seniors at Murray State University for the May 2015 Commencement were announced today at the Senior Breakfast. Aida De La Fuente and Robert J. Lewis were selected for the honor. Aida [...]

Murray State professor paves way for Kentucky’s first National Historic Chemical Landmark

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Bommanna Loganathan, Murray State University professor of chemistry and 2014 chair of the Kentucky Lake Section of the American Chemical Society (KLS-ACS), nominated William Kelly’s iron and steel making process to be [...]

Media advisory — Traffic/parking concerns for MSU Commencement on May 9

MURRAY, Ky. — As Murray State University approaches its Spring Commencement/Graduation Ceremony Saturday, May 9, individuals planning to attend should be aware of transportation logistics that have recently changed. Currently, the State Highway Department has a [...]

Longtime Murray State professor receives 2015 Golden Apple

MURRAY, Ky. — President Bob Davies and MSU Alumni Association President David Moss surprised Dr. Winfield Rose, a Murray State University icon, legend and beloved political science professor, with a Golden Apple, the 2015 Distinguished Professor [...]

Murray State names Jesse D. Jones Endowed Professors

MURRAY, Ky. — The newest Jesse D. Jones Endowed Professors have been selected at Murray State University. Dr. Terry Derting has been named the Jesse D. Jones Endowed Professor of Biological Sciences; Dr. Maeve McCarthy is [...]

Local seniors chosen for magistrate scholarship

MURRAY, Ky. — The Tim Todd, Magistrate – Calloway County District 2 Scholarship was awarded during the last week of April to two graduating seniors from both Calloway County High School and Murray High School to [...]

Bad luck and good news for “dangerous dreams” in 2016

MURRAY, Ky. — For Murray State University’s 2015 Shakespeare Festival, bad luck arrived before the Ides of March. One thousand three hundred school kids were signed up to see daytime performances of “Hamlet” at the Lovett [...]

Authors for July Reading Series at Murray State selected

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University master of fine arts program has announced its line-up of guest writers for its July 2015 Reading Series. Readings are free and open to the public. Fiction writer Erin [...]

Summer Youth camps at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University is again offering Summer Youth programs for interested students. The office of non-credit and youth programs is currently registering campers for the Young Authors Camp and the Purchase Area Writers [...]

Murray State online MBA nationally recognized

MURRAY, KY. — Murray State University’s online MBA degree program has been ranked 27th in the nation by Affordable Colleges Online. The rankings focus on the best combinations of quality, cost and student support. To determine [...]