Bob Davies

11:46 am
Wed December 17, 2014

MSU President Talks Tobacco Ban, University Marketing Shifts

Murray State University President Bob Davies.

Murray State University President Bob Davies stopped by WKMS to discuss topics ranging from a long-discussed tobacco ban to the school’s overall marketing approach.

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2:19 pm
Wed December 3, 2014

Murray State Regents To Discuss Organizational Changes

Murray State University’s Board of Regents will consider organizational structure changes at is quarterly meeting tomorrow.

MSU President Bob Davies has hinted at the changes in previous interviews. Davies mentioned a marketing strategy for the university that he said could prompt some changes in that area.

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2:51 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Bob Davies: Board of Regents will Discuss Proposed Tobacco Ban and Employee Raises

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Update: Audio of the interview broadcast during Sounds Good on November 24 added to post

Originally posted November 18:

Murray State University President Bob Davies says the Board of Regents has some key decisions to make at its next meeting, among them: implementing a campus-wide tobacco products ban and possible employee raises. 

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1:59 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

Bob Davies Talks Smoking Ban, Anti-Racism Demonstrations and Ebola Preparedness on Sounds Good

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Murray State University president Bob Davies stopped by the WKMS studios today for a Sounds Good conversation.

Davies spoke about the university's proposed smoking ban, recent concerns over the Ebola virus as well as the rollout of the university's strategic improvement plan. 

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5:00 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

Bob Davies' Strategic Vision: "Murray State University is the University of Choice"

Murray State University President Bob Davies is moving forward with his strategic planning process. 

Davies presented his 2015-2022 Strategic Plan for improving the institution today at MSU's Freed Curd Auditorium.

The plan comes with the vision statement "Murray State University is the University of Choice." 

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3:49 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

MSU President Donates 117k to University

Dr. Bob, Katie, and Cindy Davies
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Murray State University president Bob Davies’ family has given $117,000 to the university to support scholarships, academic enhancements, and other student needs.

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2:15 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

MSU President Bob Davies Weighs in on Campus Projects, Enrollment and Potential Tobacco Ban

MSU President Bob Davies speaks with WKMS News Director Chad Lampe about the state of affairs on campus.

Murray State University President Dr. Bob Davies stopped by for a Sounds Good discussion that ranged from ongoing construction projects to MSU enrollment and a potential campus-wide tobacco ban. Here's a quick snapshot of the conversation:

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4:11 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Murray State Chief Facilities Officer to Leave In Midst of Major Projects

Murray State is losing its chief facilities officer as it embarks on three major construction projects.

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7:12 am
Tue September 2, 2014

Q&A: MSU President Bob Davies Talks Strategic Plan and Board Governance

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Murray State University's 13th President Dr. Bob Davies visits the WKMS studios for the first of a series of monthly conversations on the state of the university. 

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1:07 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Davies Begins Work as Murray State's 13th President

Monday marks the first day of work for new Murray State University president Bob Davies, who comes to MSU after five years in the same post at Eastern Oregon University.

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