November, 2015

Best for Vets: Colleges 2016

  Murray State nationally recognized for its dedication to former military personnel MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has been ranked 103 in a list of the top 125 schools who are most accommodating to former [...]

Hammack Banquet provides scholarships to history students

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Hammack Scholarship Banquet was held in the Curris Center Stables on Saturday, Sept. 12 and raised over $2,700 for student scholarships. The banquet, held each year in honor of Dr. [...]

Hungry to succeed: University Dining Services employee wins regional Student Employee of the Year award

From student worker to student supervisor to student manager, Ryan Knight worked his way up the ranks at Murray State University Dining Services’s Thoroughbrewed Cafes, eventually becoming the Student Management Advisor for Retail Operations. After years [...]

Students feeding students: college food pantry

WPSD Local 6: Your news, weather, and sports authority Originally appeared on WPSD Local 6 Students are stepping up to feed the hungry —hungry students on campus. Twenty-eight percent of college-aged people living in Murray live below [...]

Murray State community update

Our University community is shocked and saddened by the news of the attacks in Paris. Our hearts go out to all affected by these tragic events. As a global institution, many in our campus community have [...]

Murray State alumnus leaves scholarship to future basketball team managers

Walter J. Moore Jr. honors Racer athletics with a donation  MURRAY, Ky. — The MSU Foundation was named as a beneficiary of a donation in honor of Coach Cal Luther. The gift will be used to [...]

Murray State ROTC Excels in Recent Competitions

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Department of Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) recently participated in two events, the Ranger Challenge and the German Armed Proficiency Badge Competition. These competitions were designed to challenge Cadets in [...]

Heather Raley, a Star on the Rise

MURRAY, Ky. — Sigma Theta Tau International Inc. (STTI), a nursing honors society founded in 1922, named Murray State student Heather Raley as the recipient of the 2015 Rising Star award. Gaining membership to STTI and [...]

Murray State Researchers Present Paper on GMO Foods at International Conference in Australia

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State students Hannah Martin, Rachel Finke along with business professors David Durr, Murphy Smith and Murray State alumnus Audie Cherry researched the GMO food industry and wrote a paper entitled Analysis of [...]

Roundabout U runs for a cause, follows students to Frankfort and talks turkey this week

MURRAY, Ky. — In the next episode of Roundabout U members of the Murray community put their running shoes on to assist in bringing kids to campus. A Murray State students will travel to Frankfort to be [...]