December 2016 Commencement to be celebrated at Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. – Murray State University’s December 2016 Commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, in the CFSB Center and recognize the achievements of 1,195 graduates. Varying from previous years, the event is scheduled [...]

Murray State University to host 70th annual Quad-State Middle School Band Festival

MURRAY, Ky. — The 70th annual Quad-State Middle School Band Festival will take place on Monday, Nov. 21 at Murray State University and this year’s event could feature record participation with close to 70 school band [...]

Bring Racer Nation to You

Racer Nation is rising up nationwide! Coming off of a season-opening, buzzer-beating win against Illinois State University at home, one thing is clear. This Murray State University Men’s Basketball team is going to be fun to watch! [...]

Murray State University hosts annual Educators Rising conference

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Teacher Quality Institute hosted the annual Educators Rising Conference in the Curris Center on Thursday, Oct. 27. Twelve area high school Educators Rising chapters from Calloway County, Carlisle County, Crittenden [...]

President Bob Davies to deliver State of the University Address on Thursday, November 10

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University President Bob Davies will deliver the annual State of the University Address on Thursday, November 10 at 2:30 p.m. at Wrather Auditorium. The event is open to all faculty, staff, [...]

Ribbon cutting marks the official opening of the Center of Economic Education

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Center of Economic Education celebrated its official opening on Nov. 1 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony performed by the center’s director, Todd Broker. An expansion of resources has occurred as [...]

Save the Date – Leadership Launch Conference for Women

Murray State University will host the next Leadership Launch Conference on February 22, 2017 in Murray at the Curris Center. It will again be presented by Leadership Women of Dallas, Texas, and the event will feature [...]

Town & Gown Tailgate Party

The MSU Town & Gown Program hosted its partners at a Tailgate Party sponsored by one of our partners, the Murray Ledger & Times. Guests and their families enjoyed good food, a visit from Dunker and [...]

Celebrating the Holidays

The Murray State University Town & Gown Partnership hosted a Holiday Open House at Oakhurst, the home of President Bob and Cindy Davies. Members of the Murray community and MSU faculty and staff enjoyed a wonderful [...]

The 2016 Kenneth M. and Elizabeth L. Wells Music Lecture

On October 24, 2016, the Department of Music and the Town & Gown Partnership sponsored the Kenneth M. and Elizabeth L. Wells Music Lecture and reception featuring guest speaker Omar Thomas. Thomas is an award-winning composer [...]