August, 2015

Murray State uses Twitter for awareness of Title IX

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times If you’re a follower of Murray State University’s Twitter feed, you might have been wondering about the hashtag “9ofIX” tweets that went live recently. On Aug. 25, the following [...]

Meet the Murray State student who’s changing sorority life

Originally appeared on Odyssey When I questioned multiple different women on campus involved in sorority organizations, what sorority life meant to them, everyone’s answers sounded the same: a clique of college women who are all connected by [...]

Lochte retires as general manager of Murray State’s WKMS

  Originally appeared on KFVS Murray State University is searching for a new Station Manager for their public radio station WKMS after the retirement of Kate Lochte who has held the position since 1992. The university [...]

Chris Thile Plays Benefit Concert at Murray State

Originally appeared on WKMS Chris Thile plays Murray State: October 29 @ 7:30pm in Lovett Auditorium Years ago, when Chris Thile’s family first moved to Murray, you heard a very young Chris perform on Music From [...]

Free, easy-to-use app, LiveSafe, puts safety at students’ fingertips

Mobile app offers safety communication tool for campus MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has unveiled the new LiveSafe app for campus — an effective safety tool that allows individuals to quickly access MSU’s campus safety [...]

Dr. Brian Parr returns to Murray State as head of the department of agricultural science

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. Brian Parr has joined the Hutson School of Agriculture at Murray State University in the department of agricultural science as professor and head. Parr, who previously got his professional start in higher [...]

Mobile app helps Murray State students feel safe on campus

WPSD Local 6: Your news, weather, and sports authority Originally appeared on WPSD Local 6 A local university is using students’ love for texting to keep them safe on campus. Murray State University launched a new [...]

MSU President Bob Davies Talks Leadership Changes and New Construction at Murray State University

Originally appeared on WKMS With classes already underway, Murray State University President Bob Davies stopped by the WKMS studios to  give an update on leadership staffing changes that occurred over the summer as well as a [...]

LGBT’s Conversation and Dessert scheduled for Sept. 15

MURRAY, Ky. — On Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 3p.m. Murray State University LGBT Programming will host a workshop that will cover topics regarding sexual identity and the social construct of labeling. Later that evening at 7:30 [...]

LiveSafe App Launches at Murray State

Murray State University is urging students and staff to download a smartphone app in aims of improving crime-related and emergency communication with campus police. The free app called LiveSafe allows students to anonymously send texts, photos or [...]