Campus News

Presidential Lecture to welcome trio of alumni on March 9

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will welcome three prominent alumni for the 2017 Presidential Lecture, to take place on Thursday, March 9 at 8 p.m. at the CFSB Center. Supported by the Murray State University [...]

Department of Public Safety connects with campus community

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University, like many other universities, has its own police department. The Murray State Police Department is part of the Department of Public Safety and Emergency Management and is responsible for the [...]

Murray State University Information: Week of November 21-27

Below is information with recent news, notes and accomplishments at Murray State University. Dr. Holly Rudolph, a professor through the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, was recently recognized as an Educator Who Has Made a [...]

Pair of holiday events to take place in December

Murray State University’s President’s Office and Town & Gown partnership will sponsor a Holiday Open House at Oakhurst (1510 Main Street) from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Dec. 1. The event is open to all Murray [...]

Board of Regents member Susan Guess and daughter Morgan inspire kindness movement

Small acts of kindness can lead to incredible change within local communities. An inspirational YouTube video made by an eight-year-old girl can inspire a movement — raising thousands of dollars for anti-bullying efforts and changing public [...]

West KY Mentoring Program celebrates 20th year with beginnings at Murray State

It’s no coincidence that about 95% of the West KY Mentoring Program volunteers are Murray State University students. The program was developed on campus by Roger Weis, professor and former director of nonprofit leadership studies, along [...]

President Bob Davies delivers State of the University Address

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University President Bob Davies delivered the annual State of the University Address on Nov. 10 at Wrather Auditorium, providing updates on the past year while sharing successes, hopes and ambitions in [...]

Murray State Homecoming King and Queen Crowned

MURRAY, Ky. — Austin Spicer and Kelsey Bogard were selected by the Murray State University community as Homecoming King and Queen for 2016. Austin Spicer is the son of David and Shannon Spicer and is a [...]

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 [...]

Department of Theatre presents “Treasure Island”

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University department of theatre will present “Treasure Island” on Nov. 16, 17 and 19 at the Robert E. Johnson Theatre on the Murray State campus. Show times will be at [...]