Curris Center http://wkms.org en A Kimchi Western, Backpacking Lovers, Rastafarianism and More in MSU Cinema International Series http://wkms.org/post/kimchi-western-backpacking-lovers-rastafarianism-and-more-msu-cinema-international-series <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Tim Johns of Murray State's English and Philosophy Department previews the spring lineup for their Cinema International film series, which includes recent award-winning films from Belgium, South Korea, China, Israel, Norway, and more. </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Kid With a Bik</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">e showed last weekend (January 16-18), this week (January 23-25) is the South Korean big-budget western film</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"> The Good, The Bad, The Weird</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 17:56:25 +0000 Kate Lochte 38182 at http://wkms.org A Kimchi Western, Backpacking Lovers, Rastafarianism and More in MSU Cinema International Series "Back to School Sounds Good” Live from the Curris Center http://wkms.org/post/back-school-sounds-good-live-curris-center <p>WKMS is proud to present The Alonzo Pennington Band of Princeton in performance in the dance lounge of Murray State University's Curris Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, August 22. It's a Great Beginnings event to help welcome students back to campus.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 18:51:25 +0000 Jenni Todd 34125 at http://wkms.org "Back to School Sounds Good” Live from the Curris Center Author of "Black & White in a Multi-Colored America" Holds Book Signing at MSU http://wkms.org/post/author-black-white-multi-colored-america-holds-book-signing-msu <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Monday, April 22, nurse Galileo Simmons is at a book-signing at Murray State University's Bookstore from 11 to 2. When she was 14, Galileo's mom, </span>Freeda<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> J. Simmons-McMillan said that Galileo would publish books, but would not necessarily have written them. When </span>Freeda<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> sustained fatal injuries in a freak car accident, Galileo resolved to publish the collection of her mother's journals about what she'd learned about people through her own nursing career. And so she has: </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Black &amp; White in a Multi-Colored America Volume 1</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is available now from West Bow Press. She spoke with Kate </span>Lochte<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> over the phone today on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 21:00:45 +0000 Kate Lochte 30801 at http://wkms.org Author of "Black & White in a Multi-Colored America" Holds Book Signing at MSU Murray Dance Stars Raises Funds for Playhouse in the Park http://wkms.org/post/murray-dance-stars-raises-funds-playhouse-park <p>The event Murray Dance Stars raises money for Murray's Playhouse in the Park on Saturday, November 17 at MSU's Curris Center Ballroom. One of the dancers, Doris Clark Sarr, visited Sounds Good in her quest to challenge other dancers (Lisa Satterwhite, Amanda Lough, Susan Williams, Mark Boggess and Eric Phelps) in their competition to sell the most tickets and tables for the show. Tickets are available at the door, at Playhouse in the Park, and from any dancer. General Admission is $25. Students with ID $15. Available at the door. There's a reception at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 7. Sarr directs Murray State's Adventures in Math and Science program and she's VP, Student Affairs.</p><p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 21:11:11 +0000 Kate Lochte 24340 at http://wkms.org Murray Dance Stars Raises Funds for Playhouse in the Park