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The Murray State Board of Regents has approved interim president Bob Jackson as the university’s 14th president. Regents voted on Friday nine to two.

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The search committee for Murray State University’s next president formally met for the first time on Friday to discuss their process and timeline.

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The committee in charge of searching for the next Murray State University president is moving forward with a process that will not include an outside search firm. The Board of Regents vote of seven to four on Friday followed an intense debate. 

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Murray State University is moving forward with demolishing Woods Hall next year. The Board of Regents approved on Friday using $1.8 million in reserves to demolish the building and convert the location into green space.

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Food services company Sodexo is bringing name brands and variety to Murray State University in the coming months. Company representatives presented designs at a Board of Regents meeting on Friday.

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The search committee for Murray State University's next athletic director is getting ready for the first round of interviews. 

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Murray State University men’s basketball player Anthony Smith, a senior, is sidelined for the rest of the 2018-19 season after suffering an ankle injury. 

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A Murray State University Football player was released from the team this weekend after being taken into custody on drug charges. 

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Murray State students have high expectations for the next university president. More than 70 students attended a frank and hopeful discussion Wednesday afternoon on a wide range of issues with the Presidential Search Committee.

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Murray State University students will weigh in on Wednesday on qualities they want to see in their next president. 

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