Dr. Dunn

Higher Education
10:57 am
Thu September 6, 2012

Budget Teams and Razing Ordway Hall: September Conversation with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

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.  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.

Front Page Episodes
12:36 pm
Mon September 3, 2012

Front Page Sunday 9/2

A CEO of a large in employer in Murray is stepping aside and that leaves some uncertainty for hundreds of workers in our region. We also learn about decisions people over the age of 65 are making that impacts an area healthcare provider. Also, we’ll also get an overview of the ongoing debate over the benefits and risks of raw milk, and find out just how significant minor league baseball once was in our region.  Then, we resume our monthly conversations with Murray State President Dr. Randy Dunn and preview this week’s offering at Paducah’s Maiden Alley Cinema.

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Front Page A.M.
8:29 am
Fri May 18, 2012

May Conversation with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

On this month's conversation Dr. Dunn discusses:

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Front Page A.M.
1:13 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

Front Page A.M. April Q&A with Dr. Dunn

Tuition at Murray State will increase by four percent for the 2012-13 academic year. The increase amounts to around $130 per semester.   The MSU board of Regents voted against the administration’s three percent recommendation.

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Front Page A.M.
8:35 am
Fri March 30, 2012

Front Page A.M. March Q&A with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

It is our monthly conversation with Murray State President Dr. Randy Dunn.

For our first segment Dr. Dunn addresses his plan to brace for a $3.2 million dollar state funding cut. He also addresses the MSU Board of Regents decision to nix a library project that would have used student fees to finance the project.  Dr. Dunn also discusses how the state budget outlook could halt any major planned construction for some time.

The second segment airs on Front Page Sunday.  The both segments are available on demand here.

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MSU President Evaluation
7:51 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Dunn’s Evaluation Still Ongoing

Murray State University President Dr. Randy Dunn’s five-year performance evaluation will likely be completed by the board of regents’ June meeting. Board Chairman Dr. Constantine Curris says this is the first comprehensive review of any President in the history of the University. He says a new policy the board adopted requires the evaluation after five years with the University. It entails meetings with various university stakeholders including faculty, staff, students and community leaders. The evaluation process has been ongoing since the board’s August meeting.

Front Page Episodes
9:53 am
Fri February 24, 2012

Front Page AM 2/24/12

College sports can be big money makers for universities. Perennial power houses receive millions of dollars in profits each year from their programs. Hear how a mid-major with a Cinderella season like Murray State might come out at the end of their run. On Front Page A.M. from WKMS News.

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Higher Education
10:40 am
Fri January 27, 2012

January Conversation with Murray State President

Murray State President Dr. Randy Dunn

Murray, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has outlined significant cuts in the Commonwealth's two year budget. This week, Chad Lampe sat down with Murray State President Dr. Randy Dunn to learn what MSU can do to weather a potential 6.4 percent cut to the school's budget. Also, his thoughts on the possible addition of the private University of Pikeville to the roster of state colleges.

 

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Local Features
10:23 am
Fri December 16, 2011

December Q&A with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

Local Features
10:32 am
Thu November 17, 2011

MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn on Likelihood of a State Funding Increase to State Universities

MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

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