Gene Graham http://wkms.org en Gene Graham: Murray State's First Distinguished Alumnus http://wkms.org/post/gene-graham-murray-states-first-distinguished-alumnus <p>The Distinguished Alumni Award is Murray State University&rsquo;s highest accolade for graduates. Fifty years ago, the university issued the first of these awards to Gene Graham. In that same year, Graham was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and was a Harvard Nieman Fellow. Gary Pitts looked into the life and work of Murray State&rsquo;s first Distinguished Alumnus.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 06 Apr 2012 14:32:56 +0000 Gary Pitts 17538 at http://wkms.org Gene Graham: Murray State's First Distinguished Alumnus