University News

Board of Regents Meeting – Livestream

Watch the livestream of the Board of Regents meeting at murraystate.edu/streaming [...]

Board of Regents Meeting – Livestream

Watch the livestream of the Board of Regents meeting at murraystate.edu/streaming [...]

​Regional campuses participate in a variety of #RacersCare initiatives this holiday season

MURRAY, Ky. — The current Murray State University #RacersCare holiday campaign has featured a variety of kindness-related initiatives led by faculty, staff and students, including many examples involving the University’s regional campuses. Numerous campus, community organizations, [...]

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 [...]

Calloway County High School students win Murray State University scholarships at 46th annual Chemistry Scholarship Tournament

MURRAY, Ky. — On Nov. 10, four students from area high schools earned the highest scores at the Murray State University chemistry department’s 46th annual Chemistry Scholarship Tournament. These top-scoring students — Claire Umstead, Michael Okuda [...]

$90-for-90 campaign brings generations of Racers together; raises scholarship funds

MURRAY, Ky. — In celebration of the Murray State University Alumni Association’s 90th anniversary and Homecoming 2016 Decades: Building Memories, the $90-for-90 campaign raised over $8,500 for the association and student scholarships. A crowd-sourcing campaign, $90-for-90 [...]

Enrollment highlights academic achievement, strength in fall 2016 freshmen class

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s fall 2016 preliminary enrollment data indicates several positive trends including a larger freshman class size, higher average ACT score and class rank than last fall’s freshman class. This year’s freshman [...]

Mock trial team provides experiential learning for Murray State University students

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has numerous options for their students to get involved on campus that allow for the practice of skills that will be key in their future careers. The Mock Trial Team [...]

Murray State University allots new funding for Education Abroad through the Murray Fund for Excellence

MURRAY, Ky. — This year, Murray State University and the MSU Foundation will be designating nearly $62,000 through the Murray Fund for Excellence to support Education Abroad scholarships. The Murray Fund for Excellence was established to [...]

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, [...]