December 2014 Commencement to be celebrated at Murray State University

Murray State University’s December 2014 Commencement ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13, in the CFSB Center, and will begin with the Presentation of Colors by the Paducah Tilghman High School NJRTC [...]

12 Gadgets

Exams will be finished. Grades will be submitted. The Winter Holiday stretches out before you. Come join the faculty and staff of MSU’s Faculty Development Center, TSCS, and the University Libraries for a fun conclusion to [...]

HR Presents: Healthcare Reform – 30 Hour Rule Overview

Please join us for an overview of the Affordable Care Act 30 hour rule effective January 1, 2015. We will review the WHO, WHAT, WHEN, and WHY of regulations impacting Murray State in the coming months. [...]

January 2015 Reading Series line-up

The Murray State University Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program has announced the line-up of guest writers for the January 2015 Reading Series. The readings are free and open to everyone. Writers in the [...]

January 2015 Reading Series line-up

The Murray State University Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program has announced the line-up of guest writers for the January 2015 Reading Series. The readings are free and open to everyone. Writers in the [...]

Adventure Seminar features Dr. Jerry Sue (Pritchett) Thornton

The Adventures Seminar allows students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community to be involved in interactive sessions with speakers who have a wealth of academic and entrepreneurial experiences. Speakers will discuss their experiences related to their [...]

Holiday Open House

Please Join Us for a Holiday Open House Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014 from 4 – 6 p.m. at Oakhurst. The Open House is hosted by the Office of the President and MSU Town & Gown. [...]

Amnesty International at Murray State to host death row exoneree

Amnesty International at Murray State University and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Kentucky are co-hosting a speaker for the Witness to Innocence Tour. Kirk Bloodsworth, a death row exoneree, will speak on Friday, Nov. [...]

MSU CoEHS ribbon cutting and open house for new Counseling and Assessment Center

The Murray State University college of education and human services (CoEHS) will host an open house and ribbon cutting on Tuesday, Nov. 18, at 1:30 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the Counseling and Assessment Center. [...]

Staff Congress meeting Nov. 19

Staff Congress will hold its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, November 19, at 1:30 p.m., in room 304 North of the Applied Science Building. Meetings are open to the public. Staff are encouraged to attend or [...]

The soft winds of the South Pacific set the stage for musical comedy

The classic musical theatre production, South Pacific, will open at Murray State University’s Robert E. Johnson Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m. Produced jointly by the departments of theatre and music, South Pacific includes [...]

Murray State to host Veterans’ Day Recognition Ceremony

Murray State University will host a Veterans’ Day Recognition Ceremony on Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 3 p.m. in Wrather Museum, located on the MSU campus just beyond the corner of Main and 15th streets. Each year, [...]

Student Veterans Day Panel Nov. 10

“Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause.  Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.”– Abraham [...]

CMT comes to MSU Nov 12

CMT is coming to MSU for the Hot 20 Countdown and a FREE concert featuring Big & Rich, Joe Nichols, and Chase Bryant. Tickets are available at the CFSB Center Box Office or online through Ticketmaster [...]

Faculty Development Center’s FALL FORUM — It’s about the new QEP

The Faculty Development Center’s FALL FORUM is devoted to the new QEP, “Bring Learning to Life.”  The title of the forum is “Get out of the Classroom!  Using Experiential Learning to Promote Deep Learning.”  The guest [...]

Voice recital Nov. 7

On Friday, November 7th at 6:00 PM, MSU Faculty member Dr. Tana Field will be giving a voice recital in the Performing Arts Hall of Murray State University. Dr. Field, mezzo-soprano, is an Assistant Professor of [...]

Voice recital Nov. 9

On Sunday, November 9th at 7:30 PM, Music major Jacob Alan Paul will be giving a voice recital in Farrell Recital Hall on the campus of Murray State University. Mr. Paul, currently a senior studying vocal [...]

Amnesty International at MSU presents Witness to Innocence Tour Nov. 14

Amnesty International at MSU presents Witness to Innocence Tour featuring death row exoneree Kirk Bloodsworth, Friday, Nov. 14th at 6 pm in the Freed Curd Auditorium. Bloodsworth is an honorably discharged former Marine. He is the first [...]

Postsecondary Education Administration showcase scheduled for Nov. 8

Interested in working on a college campus…and getting paid for it? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, postsecondary education administration jobs will grow by 15%. Murray State offers a graduate program in Postsecondary Education Administration (PSE). A PSE Program [...]

Project Leadership Workshop for high school students registration available now

Murray State University will conduct its 6th Annual Project Leadership Workshop on campus Nov. 3. Project Leadership is an interactive leadership workshop led by MSU faculty and staff in conjunction with the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College [...]