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Murray State University is looking back on John F. Kennedy’s campaign in the Jackson Purchase region and the 1960 presidential election in a new museum exhibit.

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A Murray State graduate who works in Louisville as a nurse is competing on this season's "Survivor" on CBS.

Damon Williams

  Author and Chief Educational and Youth Development Officer for the Boys & Girls Club Damon Williams recently spoke on diversity, equity and inclusion for his “Inclusive Excellence Tour” at Murray State University.

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The National Collegiate Athletic Association declared two Murray State student-athletes ineligible to play.


Murray State President Bob Davies is responding to federal announcements regarding Title IX and DACA.

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The Kentucky State Police is hosting two recruitment meetings in west Kentucky next week.

MSU Police Chief Swears in New Murray State Regents

Aug 25, 2017
Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State University Police Chief Jamie Herring swore in two new regents on Friday.

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A 534-acre historic farm, known as the Eagle Rest Plantation, donated to Murray State last year is now serving as a research and demonstration hub for cover crop and industrial hemp.

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  A former NASA development and training specialist and Murray State alumna is speaking at MSU ahead of the August 21 total solar eclipse.

Orville Herndon

Update July 3rd: . President Bob Davies said in a release Monday that “a significant portion of one of our facilities is now rendered inoperable with the extent of the total damage still being assessed.” A structural engineering report began Friday will take several days to complete. Adrienne King said the work surrounding the event will be temporarily put on hold for the Fourth of July holiday.

Bob Davies full statement:

Colleagues and Friends,