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Murray State University is dedicating two spaces on campus on Friday in the new Engineering and Physics Building. 

Ebony Clark, WKMS News

A Murray State University student is leading a 5K Saturday as part of an effort to raise money to build water wells in Haiti.

Former Murray State University women’s basketball assistant coach Tony Cross died Wednesday in Murray. He was 64. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State University is considering a five percent tuition increase next academic year. President Bob Davies presented the plans at a tuition and fees forum Thursday afternoon. 

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Murray State University has named three finalists for the position of Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs ahead of campus visits later this month. 

Dr. Bob Davies, Murray State University

Murray State University President Dr. Bob Davies recently stopped by WKMS as part of a regular conversation addressing various things at MSU. This month, Davies reflects on his past three years as president, the outcomes of the Institute of Engineering pilot study, how a recent Math Day for high school students goes beyond crunching numbers, navigating recent legislation, tuition planning, an upcoming alumni event and diversity efforts.

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Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton is visiting Murray State University next Monday to kick-off the regional round of a business pitch competition for high school students.

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Man O' War is widely considered one of the greatest race horses of all time and turns 100 today. Man O' War won an incredible 20 of 21 races in 1919 and 1920 and sired multiple champion horses including Triple Crown winner War Admiral. The famous horse also has a distant connection to a Murray State alum who became a Hollywood actor and collector. On Sounds Good, Matt Markgraf speaks with Murray State Special Collections & Exhibits Librarian Sarah Hopley about Man O War's family ties to Hal Riddle.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State's 2017 Presidential Lecture centered on the theme "We have a dream. Are we living it?" with personal experience and insight from three alumni discussing diversity efforts in higher education.

The Murray State Racers men’s basketball team advances to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament semifinals on Friday for the first time in two years.