Ordway Hall http://wkms.org en Enjoy an Entertaining Gala at Murray State's Taste of the Arts http://wkms.org/post/enjoy-entertaining-gala-murray-states-taste-arts <p>We talk with Tina Bernot about Murray State&rsquo;s Taste of the Arts event supporting the College of Humanities and Fine Arts on October 17. She outlines the (mostly) sold-out event and a few items of interest that will be in the silent auction, including unique pieces from the recently razed Ordway Hall. The evening encourages an appreciation and support of the music and arts programs at Murray State. <a href="http://www.roundaboutmurray.com/?p=4872">See more information on Murray State&#39;s Roundabout Newsletter</a>.</p><p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 21:25:15 +0000 Kate Lochte 35616 at http://wkms.org Enjoy an Entertaining Gala at Murray State's Taste of the Arts Murray State Hires Contractor, Prepares for Ordway Demolition http://wkms.org/post/murray-state-hires-contractor-prepares-ordway-demolition <p>Murray State University is preparing to demolish an&nbsp;historic building next month.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Board of Regents opted to tear down the 81-year-old&nbsp;</span>Ordway<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hall in 2011.&nbsp;</span></p><p>A Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education study in 2007 found the structure lacked sufficient support and did not meet current code standards.</p><p>The board looked to&nbsp;donors to pay for the almost $10 milllion in needed renovations.</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 20:06:26 +0000 Austin Ramsey 32186 at http://wkms.org Murray State Hires Contractor, Prepares for Ordway Demolition Budget Teams and Razing Ordway Hall: September Conversation with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn http://wkms.org/post/budget-teams-and-razing-ordway-hall-september-conversation-msu-president-dr-randy-dunn <p>Multiple teams of Murray State faculty and staff are in looking into many aspects of the university’s budget to find ways to make the institution more efficient and grow revenue.&nbsp; MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn digs into the details of the budget prioritization teams and what this work will mean for the future of the university.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 15:57:12 +0000 Chad Lampe 21780 at http://wkms.org Budget Teams and Razing Ordway Hall: September Conversation with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn the morning cram [we don't need no water edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-we-dont-need-no-water-edition <p>Nothing says summertime like the smell of a campfire.</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> on the science behind the three ingredients of the <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/06/04/154162859/summer-science-how-to-build-a-campfire">perfect summer campfire</a>.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:41:05 +0000 Gary Pitts 18215 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [we don't need no water edition] Murray State's Ordway Hall is Safe...For Now http://wkms.org/post/murray-states-ordway-hall-safefor-now <p>A historic building on Murray State&rsquo;s campus slated for demolition is safe for now.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 14:04:11 +0000 Chad Lampe 18211 at http://wkms.org Murray State's Ordway Hall is Safe...For Now