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Students, parents cautiously optimistic for a fall return to campus
Surendran named All-OVC, Kho and Picchi named All-Newcomer
Murray State Athletics signs deal with Nike and BSN Sports
University announces 'Racer Restart' initiative for the fall semester
Students can now apply for emergency financial aid grants

News

Board of Regents approve new freshman admission requirements and discuss preliminary enrollment numbers

Daniella Tebib News Editor dtebib@murraystate.edu The Board of Regents held a meeting on Friday, June 5, via Zoom to discuss several topics including new freshman admission requirements, preliminary enrollment numbers and the budget for fiscal year 2021.   New freshman admission requirements The board voted unanimously to make the new freshman admission requirements official. Incoming Read More


Sports

Cozart named All-American

n Tuesday, May 26, Murray State second baseman Jordan Cozart was named Third-Team All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.  The senior infielder had an outstanding season before the cutoff, leading the Racers with 25 hits in just 17 games. Cozart hit .417, drew nine walks and crossed home plate 18 times. Cozart achieved a .486 on-base Read More


Features

Murray State named a tier 1 university

Educate to Career ranked Murray State as a tier 1 university in the ETC 2020 College Rankings. According to ETC’s website, the nonprofit organization is dedicated to enabling high students and teachers to make “informed, objective college and career planning decisions,” which ETC has been doing since 2013. The annual ranking is conducted based on Read More


Opinion

Superheroes may be cause for concern

For generations, children have looked up to superheroes of every kind. Marvel, DC Entertainment, Image Comics, they’ve all produced characters that we wanted to be someday. Today we beg the question, were we misled in our idolization? Those characters in comics and movies, T.V. shows and video games, do they deserve to be as adored Read More