June, 2016

Murray State University to hold Freedom Fest concert on July 4

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band, Town & Gown Chorale and Governor’s Scholars Program Chorus will host a concert on Monday, July 4 at 8 p.m. inside Lovett Auditorium on [...]

Murray State University welcomes students from across the globe

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University takes great pride in the diversity reflected throughout campus, and one way that goal is achieved is through the international student programs available on campus. Murray State currently includes more [...]

Murray State University Names Tina Bernot Executive Director of Development

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has named Tina Bernot the new executive director of development. Bernot, hired after a national search, will lead the University’s Office of Development which facilitates all aspects of corporate, foundation [...]

University Libraries faculty members receive training from Library of Congress

MURRAY, Ky. — The University Libraries provided the opportunity for two Murray State University faculty members to attend a Library of Congress training workshop at Northern Kentucky University June 7–10. Scholarly Communication Librarian A.J. Boston and [...]

Murray State University unveils “Opportunity Afforded” as new marketing and brand identity

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has unveiled a new marketing and brand identity consisting of a centralized theme of “Opportunity Afforded” that will be used beginning this summer in messaging both within and beyond the [...]

Murray State University Director of the Center for Economic Education helps lead financial training event

MURRAY, Ky. — Todd Broker, director of the Murray State University Center for Economic Education through the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, recently hosted an event for area teachers which centered around financial literacy training [...]

Murray State University hosts more than 600 regional educators at College and Career Readiness Summit

MURRAY, Ky. — More than 600 regional educators gathered at Murray State University to attend the annual College and Career Readiness Summit, held June 14-15.  This record-breaking number of attendees hailed from 41 school systems and [...]

Murray State University student afforded internship opportunity at New York City public relations and marketing agency

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University is known as a place of opportunity for students, faculty and staff, and that particularly rings true for Emily Hannan. A senior public relations student in the Department of Journalism [...]

Murray State University Department of Accounting receives research recognition

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Department of Accounting through the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business was recently recognized as one of the top accounting departments by the Social Science Research Network (SSRN.com). The department [...]

Murray State University Information: Week of June 13-19

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information with recent news, notes and accomplishments at Murray State University. Murray State University Police Department Officer Chris Fike was recently nominated for the Lion’s Club Officer of the Year in [...]