Student News

Opportunities allow Murray State University student to flourish

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University public relations and graphic communications management student Tori Wood is a junior who isn’t afraid to grab the opportunities afforded to her. Wood has had numerous opportunities at Murray State [...]

Student reflects on summer internship at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

MURRAY, Ky. — Jaime Staengel spent last summer interning at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. The Murray State University senior will be graduating in May 2017 with a double major in economics and German [...]

Vocal students receive unique opportunity

MURRAY, Ky. — Vocal students at Murray State University are being given a special look at their instruments thanks to the Voice and Swallowing Research Clinic on campus. Faculty from the Center for Communication Disorders and [...]

Honors student reflects upon her journey with nonprofit leadership studies

MURRAY, Ky. — As Abby Siegel, a senior double majoring in nonprofit leadership studies and public relations, finishes her final year at Murray State University, she reflects on how she was able to cultivate her love [...]

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 [...]

​Elephants, dogs and more — oh my! Student gains veterinary experience in Thailand

MURRAY, Ky. — During summer 2016, Murray State University senior Vasiliki Wilk traveled to and interned in Thailand with the Boston-based Loop Abroad program. A pre-veterinary medicine major within the Hutson School of Agriculture, Wilk gained [...]

Murray State University student afforded a summer internship in Hawaii

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University graduate student Austin Blakely was afforded an opportunity last summer that most students can only hope for: he was able to participate in Chevron’s summer internship program, in which he [...]

Murray State University student begins position with United Way of Murray-Calloway County

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University graduate student Miranda Bivins was offered an opportunity most students don’t get: she started a one-year position with the United Way of Murray-Calloway County last summer. Bivins specifically works for [...]

Murray State Homecoming Queen and King court selected for 2016

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will be celebrating its 2016 Homecoming Oct. 27-29. One of the event’s special traditions is the crowning of the Homecoming Queen and King. Students selected for this year’s Homecoming Court [...]

Nonprofit Leadership student receives United Way internship

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University nonprofit leadership studies student, Sabrina Smith, is interning at Murray-Calloway County United Way for the entirety of the fall 2016 semester. After being informed by Peter Weber, director of nonprofit [...]