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Anderson going to Estonia with help of Fulbright Scholar Program

Claire Smith Staff writer csmith110@murraystate.edu Photo courtesy of Grace Anderson The Fulbright Scholar Program is an international education and exchange program that is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The program offers teaching and research grants in over 125 countries.  Autumn “Grace” Anderson, senior from Huntsville, Alabama, earned Read More


Places on campus to study for finals

Grant Dillard Staff writer gdillard@murraystate.edu Photo courtesy of Flickr Finals week is quickly approaching, and with finals week comes studying. One of the biggest necessities for studying is often a quiet area to do so in without distractions. For those looking for a nice spot for studying for their impending final exams, here are a Read More


‘Breakthrough’ breaks even

Grant Dillard Staff writer gdillard@murraystate.edu “Breakthrough” tells the true story of John Smith (Marcel Ruiz) a troubled teen who fell through an icy lake in January 2015, and was underwater for more than 15 minutes before being rescued. Despite having no pulse for an extended period of time, that changes once his mother, Joyce (Chrissy Read More


Multicultural center rededicated to Mills

Alexis Schindler Staff writer aschindler1@murraystate.edu The hard work and dedication of the late Marvin D. Mills, Sr. to Murray State University and its diversity were commemorated with the rededication of the Dr. Marvin D. Mills, Sr. Multicultural Center Friday, April 12. The center was previously located in the Student Involvement Center on the first floor Read More


Lee Clark Residential College organize live music, food and games

Ciara Benham Staff writer cbenham@murraystate.edu Photo by Mackenzie O’Donley/The News Once again, Lee Clark Residential College brought all the music, food and fun of Woodstock with none of the cost. On Saturday, April 13, Clark hosted its 10th annual Clarkstock music festival in the commons of HC Franklin Residential College, after being moved inside to Read More


‘The Perfect Date’ is cinematic nyquil

Grant Dillard  Staff writer gdillard@murraystate.edu Noah Centineo has slowly been building a reputation as Netflix’s poster boy, given how many Netflix original films he’s been involved with. Last year, Netflix gave viewers not one, but two films starring Centineo as the charming male love interest: those films being “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” Read More


All Marvel Cinematic Universe movies reviewed

Grant Dillard Staff writer gdillard@murraystate.edu Graphic courtesy of Wikimedia Commons To celebrate the upcoming release of “Avengers: Endgame,” the conclusion to the 22-film series of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that has officially been dubbed “The Infinity Saga,” here is a compilation of mini-reviews of every film in the MCU so far; all done in three Read More


Safe Zones provide students with allies

Claire Smith Staff writer csmith110@murraystate.edu Photo by Mackenzie O’Donley/The News Providing a space for students to feel welcome is what one program on campus is trying to accomplish. Safe Zones provide students with visible and active allies, members of faculty who have been trained in LGBT issues. MC Lampe, LGBT programming coordinator, is changing how Read More