March, 2016

​Dr. Bob Lochte Participates In Recent Popular Culture Association Conference

MURRAY, KY— Dr. Bob Lochte, chairman of Murray State University’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, recently participated in a podcasting and radio panel at the annual conference of the Popular Culture Association in Seattle.   [...]

Murray State University’s Women’s Center hosts 28th Celebrate Women Luncheon

MURRAY, Ky. — On Monday, March 14, the Murray State University Women’s Center held the 28th annual Celebrate Women’s Luncheon. In celebration of Women’s History Month, the event is held each spring to acknowledge and celebrate the accomplishments [...]

Murray State University Alumna Creates Adult Coloring Book

MURRAY, Ky. —Marla Moore, a 2011 Murray State University bachelor of fine arts and honors diploma graduate, has self-published an adult coloring book. Entitled “Leaves & Letters: An Adult Coloring Book for Lovers of Flora & Type,” the [...]

Murray State-Hopkinsville Regional Campus Receives Award

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. — During the recent Christian County Chamber of Commerce Compass Award Breakfast, Murray State University’s Hopkinsville Regional Campus received the Regionalism Compass Award. This annual award recognizes a regional-oriented business that has locations in multiple communities [...]

MSU faculty help Landon Gibbs work toward #RacerGraduation

MURRAY, Ky. — Landon Gibbs will be graduating from Murray State University in spring 2016 with a bachelor’s of science in agriculture and a minor in photography. The University is a place in which he has [...]

American Sign Language Courses now offered at Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s College of Education and Human Services (COEHS) is now offering courses in American Sign Language (ASL).  The courses are primarily taught by deaf educators via Skype or an in-classroom setting. [...]

Murray State University international graduate student receives opportunity to blog for U.S.News and World Report

MURRAY, Ky. — Cathy Jane Van Lit, a Murray State University graduate student through the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, has begun blogging for the national publication U.S.News and World Report. Aimed at international students, [...]

Murray State University Women’s Center Hosts Annual Take Back the Night Rally

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Women’s Center will host the annual Take Back the Night rally on Monday, March 28 at 6 p.m. at the CFSB Center. The event brings together students, faculty, staff [...]

Dennis Jackson Selected as Distinguished Alumnus

Murray State University’s first African-American student athlete and 1966 alumnus, Dennis Jackson, has been named a Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient. This year, the award coincides with the 60th anniversary of desegregation at Murray State. Established in [...]

Bill Cunningham Selected as Distinguished Alumnus

Bill Cunningham, Kentucky Supreme Court Justice, was recently selected as a Distinguished Alumnus Award recipient. Established in 1962, the award acknowledges the service of outstanding alumni who have held responsible positions and made significant contributions to [...]