wrather museum http://wkms.org en NPR Morning Edition Host David Greene on Sounds Good http://wkms.org/post/npr-morning-edition-host-david-greene-sounds-good <p>NPR's <em>Morning Edition</em> host David Greene is in Murray to help raise money for the Murray High School Speech Team, with a presentation tonight at Wrather West Kentucky Museum. See "An Evening with David Greene" at 7 p.m., reception starts at 5:30 p.m. Donations for the MHS Speech Team will be accepted at the door.</p><p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:07:10 +0000 Kate Lochte 31028 at http://wkms.org NPR Morning Edition Host David Greene on Sounds Good Folk Singer Peter Yarrow Addresses Bullying in 'Operation Respect' Presentation at MSU http://wkms.org/post/folk-singer-peter-yarrow-addresses-bullying-operation-respect-presentation-msu <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray State’s Kentucky Center for School Safety Resource Center hosts a free workshop on training and curriculum on bullying and violence prevention next Wednesday, April 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the </span>Curris<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Center. &nbsp;Registration is open until Friday at </span><a href="http://kysafeschools.org" style="line-height: 1.5;">kysafeschools.org</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for this “Operation Respect Workshop.” &nbsp;Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Murray fame founded Operation Respect and will appear in concert in Wrather Auditorium at 6:30 p.m., also on April 10. &nbsp;Kate Lochte speaks with Operation Respect education director Mark Weiss.</span></p><p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 19:57:30 +0000 Kate Lochte 30114 at http://wkms.org Folk Singer Peter Yarrow Addresses Bullying in 'Operation Respect' Presentation at MSU Sports Psychology Addresses Performance Issues in High Profile Athletes http://wkms.org/post/sports-psychology-addresses-performance-issues-high-profile-athletes <p>Next week, our region has the opportunity to hear the Head of Sport Psychology of the U.S. Olympic Committee. Next Wednesday, April 3, Sean McCann speaks at 7 p.m. in Murray State’s Wrather Auditorium for “The Dr. and Mrs. Gary and Sharon Brummer Colloquium Series in Psychology.” Dr. McCann’s presentation is titled “Performing Under Pressure: Learning how to execute when it matters most."</p><p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 21:25:50 +0000 Kate Lochte 29899 at http://wkms.org Sports Psychology Addresses Performance Issues in High Profile Athletes Folk Musician Peter Yarrow to Speak at Murray State http://wkms.org/post/folk-musician-peter-yarrow-speak-murray-state <p>Joe Baust, Murray State professor emeritus, education, hosts Peter Yarrow of the famed folk group Peter, Paul and Mary for a 2 hour free concert in Wrather Hall on April 10 at 6:30 p.m. Yarrow travels spreading the word about his non-profit, Operation Respect, which works to assure each child and youth a respectful, safe and compassionate climate of learning where their academic, social and emotional development can occur free of bullying, ridicule and violence. Joe spoke to Kate Lochte about the upcoming event, during <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 22:56:01 +0000 Kate Lochte 28922 at http://wkms.org Folk Musician Peter Yarrow to Speak at Murray State Local Legislators Come to MSU for Pension Forum http://wkms.org/post/local-legislators-come-msu-pension-forum <p></p><p>Local state legislators join a pension expert for a roundtable discussion at Murray State University this Saturday. Keynote speaker Cameron Smith is the policy director for the Alabama Policy Institutes and co-authored the Alabama study on pensions. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 18:04:09 +0000 Shelly Baskin 27772 at http://wkms.org Local Legislators Come to MSU for Pension Forum