May, 2016

Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band Concert to take place on June 7

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band will host a free concert on Tuesday, June 7 at 7 p.m. outside Lovett Auditorium on the campus quad. The 80-member band is under [...]

Murray State University professor recognized by Hungarian university

MURRAY, Ky. — Dr. William Payne of the Murray State University Hutson School of Agriculture was awarded a Certificate of Recognition and Laurel Wreath by Szent Istvan University (SZIU) on May 20. The award was selected by [...]

Murray State University Master of Fine Arts Program announces guest writers for July 2016 Reading Series

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Master of Fine Arts Program has announced its lineup of guest writers for the July 2016 Reading Series. Philip F. Deaver will open the series on July 10. Deaver [...]

​Bill Morgan one of five generations of Murray State University alumni

MURRAY, Ky. — When Bill Morgan, class of 1950, attended Murray State, it was a very different experience than it is today. In his day, many students didn’t have cars, so they hitchhiked to get to [...]

Murray State University graduating student athletes receive unique commencement ceremony

MURRAY, Ky. — Held on May 14, the Spring Commencement ceremony for the Murray State University Class of 2016 featured recipients of 1,565 degrees and certificates. The full regalia of faculty and staff, distinguished guests, ceremonial [...]

101st Combat Aviation Brigade establishes partnership with Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. — Ten representatives from the 101st Combat Aviation Brigade at Fort Campbell visited Murray State University’s campus on May 13. The event included a Blackhawk UH-60M helicopter landing on campus, as well as a [...]

Murray State University professor part of 25th anniversary event dedicated to the independence of the Republic of Armenia

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University professor Dr. Narine Badasyan attended a conference and gala for the 25th anniversary of independence of the Republic of Armenia on March 29 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The President [...]

Murray State University nursing graduates honored at pinning ceremony

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s School of Nursing and Health Professions held a Nursing Recognition Ceremony on Friday evening, May 13 in the Curris Center Ballroom. The event honored students who are graduating from the [...]

May 2016 Commencement celebrated at Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. – Murray State University’s May 2016 Commencement ceremony was celebrated on Saturday, May 14 in the CFSB Center on the Murray campus. During the commencement program, the University awarded an honorary doctorate degree to [...]

Murray State University partners with Nashville middle school for unique pen pal program

MURRAY, Ky. — On April 14, approximately 60 middle school students from an urban area in Nashville, Tenn., boarded a bus and traveled two hours to visit their pen pals at Murray State University.  For the [...]