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Heiner To Address Kentucky Education Policy at Murray State Sparks Lecture

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Hal Heiner is speaking about education policy at Murray State University this afternoon. 

Heiner is the featured speaker for the College of Education and Human Services annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture Series. He is expected to address the future of education policy in the commonwealth.

State officials have been touring Kentucky promoting apprenticeship programs geared towards advancing STEM education and a new accountability system to measure student proficiency.

The event is in Wrather Museum. A posters presentation is at 4:30. The lecture begins at 5. An awards ceremony will follow Heiner's speech. 

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.
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