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Carter’s Kids on Campus makes its official debut

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University welcomed its first group of high school students that were a part of the Carter’s Kids on Campus Fund, an endowment dedicated to one of Murray State’s most beloved members, [...]

Murray State University alumna coaches in 2016 Summer Olympics

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University alumna Ashley Rose-MacAllister experienced the recent 2016 Summer Olympics from a different perspective than most: as head coach of the Puerto Rican rifle team. In March, MacAllister, head coach of [...]

​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 [...]

Never Too Late: #racergraduation holds special meaning for 83-year old

MURRAY, Ky. — Should have, could have, would have. It’s too easy for Richard Durrett to assign some self-inflicted blame. The 83-year old completed his degree requirements at Murray State University in 1959, but never applied [...]

Gabrielle Wibbenmeyer ready to end on a high note at #RacerGraduation

MURRAY, Ky. — Gabrielle Wibbenmeyer is excited to receive her degree in music education with a vocal emphasis this May. Murray State University has prepared her for the next stage in life, but she will miss [...]

​Artist and Murray State University alumnus Don Kennedy gifts paintings to locations across campus

MURRAY, Ky. — College of Education and Human Services alumnus Don Kennedy donated paintings to specific campus locations via a unique selection process in Waterfield Library on May 3. Kennedy, who has received more than 100 [...]

Murray State student reflects on fond memories as #racergraduation nears

MURRAY, Ky. —Brennan Handley, a senior public relations major and advertising minor in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communications at Murray State University, is approaching the finish line in her undergraduate studies. She is from [...]

Murray State professor brings historical images of Mammoth Cave to the surface

A project five years in the making is surfacing as a Murray State University faculty member prepares to release his collection of subterranean 3D photos, paying homage to the first images of its kind in America [...]

Influencers in the making: Young Leaders in Action program prepares west Kentucky middle-school students for future success

Middle-school students from ten schools in west Kentucky traveled to Frankfort on Feb. 11, 2016 as part of the Young Leaders in Action program. Murray State University’s Office of Regional Outreach leads the program in partnership [...]

Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC earns military contracts

Wisdom Tree Technologies to work with the Army National Guard and U.S. Air Force Murray-based company, Wisdom Tree Technologies LLC, has been awarded contracts from the Army National Guard and the U. S. Air Force going [...]