Events

Summer Youth camps at Murray State

Murray State University is again offering Summer Youth programs for interested students. The office of non-credit and youth programs is currently registering campers for the Young Authors Camp and the Purchase Area Writers Workshop. The Young [...]

WKMS News Explores the Iron and Steel Making Process in Western Kentucky

Murray State’s listener supported public radio service WKMS broadcasts a new one-hour documentary, “Western Kentucky A Birthplace of Steel” on Friday, May 15 at noon and Sunday, May 17 at 9 a.m. The production explores the [...]

WKMS Broadcasts Live from Lowertown Arts and Music Fest

Public radio service 91.3 WKMS-FM broadcasts live this weekend from the Main Stage of the Lowertown Arts & Music Festival in Paducah. On Friday, May 15, WKMS Program Director and host of Beyond the Edge and [...]

Kentucky Chautauqua presents Johnny Green: An Orphan’s Survival at Wrather Museum

Murray State University Libraries, together with Fort Donelson National Battlefield and the Fort Heiman Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, in conjunction with the Kentucky Chautauqua, will present Johnny Green: An Orphan’s Survival at the [...]

May 2015 Commencement to be celebrated at Murray State University

Murray State University’s May 2015 Commencement ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, in the CFSB Center, and will begin with the Presentation of Colors by the Murray State University Army ROTC [...]

Traffic/parking concerns for MSU Commencement on May 9

As Murray State University approaches its Spring Commencement/Graduation Ceremony Saturday, May 9, individuals planning to attend should be aware of transportation logistics that have recently changed. Currently, the State Highway Department has a construction project that [...]

MSU’s Low-residency M.F.A. in Creative Writing offers community workshop

Award-winning fiction writer Julia Watts will lead a community workshop for creative writers sponsored by Murray State University’s Low-residency M.F.A. in Creative Writing as part of its 10th anniversary celebration. The two-day, non-credit writing workshop is [...]

Cyber Academy scheduled at Murray State

Introductory and advanced camps open to high school students It’s time again for Murray State University’s Summer Cyber Academy. Cyber Academy, a telecommunications technology camp for high school students, will begin its first session on June [...]

Annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture Series set for May 4

MSU President Bob Davies to keynote The Murray State University college of education and human services will host the Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture Series on Monday, May 4, in the auditorium of Alexander Hall at [...]

Graduation reception planned, commemorative DVDs available for order

Murray State University’s graduation ceremony is coming up soon. A reception on Friday, May 8, will be held in honor of graduating students at MSU by the MSU Alumni Association. Murray State graduates, along with their [...]

Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue training program set at Expo Center

Murray State University’s Hutson School of Agriculture will host a Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue training program on Monday through Friday, May 11-15. The class and hands-on activities will take place at the Cherry Agricultural Exposition [...]

One local nonprofit to benefit from philanthropy class at Murray State

Organization receiving $5,000 grant to be announced May 6 A Learning by Giving Grant award ceremony concludes the course, “Learning by Giving: Strategic Philanthropy,” offered through the nonprofit leadership studies program at Murray State University this [...]

Dinh and son raise awareness

Join us from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Racer Arena Monday, April 27th, while we cheer on Tung Dinh and his son Christian in their efforts to raise awareness for the 1,103 Kentuckians who perished [...]

Shakespeare (Abridged) leaves audience laughing

“If you like Shakespeare, you’ll like this show. If you hate Shakespeare, you’ll love this show!” — The Today Show That statement is the best way to sum up the next production offered by the department [...]

Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture, May 4

The College of Education and Human Services will host the Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture, Monday, May 4 in the Alexander Hall Auditorium, Room 240. The event begins at 5:00 pm with a welcome, COEHS Faculty [...]

Murray State University Chapter 302 to meet April 28; members asked to bring a children’s book

Murray State University Chapter 302 of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi will meet at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 28 in the Ohio Room of the Curris Center. All members are invited. During the meeting, [...]

MSU TSM and CFSB host seventh annual security conference

The largest technology security conference in the region, the Patterns of Distinction-Security Matters Conference, is scheduled for Thursday, April 23. The conference is co-hosted by Murray State University’s Program of Distinction in Telecommunications Systems Management (TSM) [...]

National Money Smart Week begins April 20

Murray State University F.R.E.E (Financial Responsibility Empowers Everyone) is hosting three events for National Money Smart Week. Door prizes will be given out at each program and attendees are eligible to win a $500 scholarship for [...]

City-wide Art Hop, April 18

The Murray Art Guild’s City-Wide Art Hop will be held on Saturday, April 18, from 6 to 9 p.m. Five locations host nine exhibits. The events are held at the Murray Art Guild, The Clara M. [...]

Spring Senior Breakfast, April 30

The Spring Senior Breakfast is scheduled for Thursday, April 30, 2015, at 8 a.m. in the Curris Center Ballroom.  All students graduating in May and August with an associate’s, bachelor’s or master’s degree are invited to [...]