Murray State http://wkms.org en MSU Music Professor Releases Solo Piano Gospel Album http://wkms.org/post/msu-music-professor-releases-solo-piano-gospel-album <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Todd Hill, Director of Jazz Ensembles at Murray State University, releases his new album "The Brown-Back Hymnal" a collection of solo piano gospel songs. On </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, we listen to some cuts from his album and talk about the inspiration for what Hill calls "Aunt </span>Flossie<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> meets Dr. John having a pianistic conversation on a dark corner in New Orleans."&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:01:55 +0000 Kate Lochte & Matt Markgraf 42290 at http://wkms.org MSU Music Professor Releases Solo Piano Gospel Album Illinois State University Moving Closer to Hiring a New President http://wkms.org/post/illinois-state-university-moving-closer-hiring-new-president <p>The Illinois State University Board of Trustees ​could decide ​​on it's new president at its quarterly meeing&nbsp; Friday. Murray State President Randy Dunn is among the finalists for the job. The board's ​executive search committee charged with replacing the school’s president met Saturday to review finalist evaluations. Mon, 06 May 2013 22:13:50 +0000 Austin Ramsey 31475 at http://wkms.org Illinois State University Moving Closer to Hiring a New President McConnell To Give Murray State Commencement http://wkms.org/post/mcconnell-give-murray-state-commencement <p></p><p>Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell will deliver Murray State's Spring commencement address on May 11th at MSU's CFSB Center.&nbsp; Around 1,400 Murray State students&nbsp; are expected to graduate. McConnell’s will be one of two nationally known political figures giving commencement speeches in Kentucky this May. Last week Eastern Kentucky University announced it will host First Lady Michelle Obama.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 19:07:41 +0000 John Walker 30745 at http://wkms.org McConnell To Give Murray State Commencement United Way Invites Non-Profits to 'GetConnected' http://wkms.org/post/united-way-invites-non-profits-getconnected <p>United Way organizations across the nation are inviting community non-profit agencies and organizations to use a new service from Galaxy Digital called GetConnected. It's an easy aggregator for information about what the groups do and what they need. &nbsp;It also allows volunteers to identify themselves. &nbsp;Murray Calloway Count's GetConnected site is up and running at <a href="http://volunteermurray.org">volunteermurray.org</a>. &nbsp;Jennifer Revell, coordinator for Service Outreach of Murray State's Regional Outreach office in Heritage Hall, came by Sounds Good to explain how to get involved with GetConnected. She welcomes questions at 270-809-5099.</p><p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 22:51:03 +0000 Kate Lochte 24424 at http://wkms.org United Way Invites Non-Profits to 'GetConnected'