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University administrators sit down with The News to discuss the return to campus
Students scheduled to hear about course formats this week
Murray State announces guidelines for the upcoming fall semester
Beshear lays out new restrictions including bar closures, lower restaurant capacity
Students required to schedule appointment to move in



Murray State cancels university-sponsored travel for fall semester

Paige Bold  Contributing Writer   Murray State University releases sad news about canceling university-sponsored travel this upcoming fall semester.  The main objective of the health procedures is to ensure all students, faculty and staff are suitably equipped to monitor their health in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak as we return to campus. “University-sponsored Read More


University administration mandates safe and healthy checklist

Staff Report    Murray State faculty, staff and students are required to complete the Racer Safe and Healthy Checklist before returning to campus.  The checklist is available on the myGate homepage under Racer Restart. The entire campus community, including faculty, staff and students at all regional campuses, must complete the checklist. In an email on Read More


Black Lives Matter

Cady Stribling Features Editor President Jackson released a statement on Tuesday, June 2 in response to the nationwide protests sparked by the death of George Floyd — a statement that Jackson received criticism for. In a second statement, Jackson apologized, stating he understood the ways in which the first message fell short and announced Read More