President's Schedule of Public Events

Aug. 2

  • Council on Postsecondary Education Presidents Meeting, 11 a.m. (ET), Frankfort, KY

Aug. 3

  • Murray-Calloway County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors, 7:30 a.m., Murray, KY
  • Summer Orientation Welcome, 8:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Murray Rotary, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center
  • Jan Fuqua’s Retirement Party, 2 p.m., Hogancamp General Services Building

Aug. 4

  • Summer Hours End
  • Racer Hoopalooza, 5:30 p.m., CFSB Center Concourse
  • Building Services Technicians’ Post-Summer Cleaning Cookout, 7 p.m., Industry and Technology Building Plaza

Aug. 5

  • 48th Annual Douglass Reunion Banquet, 6:30 p.m., Curris Center Ballroom

Aug. 8

  • WNBS The Breakfast Show, 8:30 a.m.
  • Staff Recognition Luncheon, 12 noon, Curris Center Ballroom

Aug. 10

  • New Faculty Orientation and Welcome, 8:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • New Faculty Orientation Luncheon, 12 noon, Curris Center Ballroom

Aug. 11

  • Fall Faculty Summit Welcome Address, 7:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Fall Faculty Summit Luncheon, 12:15 p.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • New Provost Reception, 4:15 p.m., Clara Eagle Gallery
  • Student Disability Services Pizza and Ice Cream Party, 5:30 p.m., Room 118 Wells Hall

Aug. 12-13

  • Great Beginnings Move-In Mania

Aug. 12

  • Great Beginnings Parent and Family Reception Welcome, 2 p.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Great Beginnings Explore Murray, 6 p.m., CFSB Center

Aug. 13

  • Keynote Speaker – Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Balanced Man Scholarship Banquet, 5 p.m., CFSB Center Murray Room

Aug. 14

  • Welcome – Telecommunications Systems Management Back-to-School Breakfast, 8 a.m., Curris Center Ohio Room
  • Welcome – School of Nursing and Health Professions BSN and DNP Students, 10 a.m., Mason Hall Auditorium
  • Great Beginnings:
    • Blue and Gold Parade of Racers, 4 p.m., Curris Center
    • Blue and Gold Celebration (New Student Convocation), 4:30 p.m., Lovett Auditorium

Aug. 15

  • Fall Classes Begin

Aug. 16

  • Staff Congress, 1:30 p.m., Applied Science Building

Aug. 17

  • Murray Rotary, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center
  • Great Beginnings Welcome Back Dinner, 4:30 p.m., Winslow Dining Hall
  • Sue Darnell Ellis Lecture, 7:30 p.m., Wrather Auditorium

Aug. 20

  • Murray State Women’s Soccer Home Opener vs. Marshall University, 2 p.m., Cutchin Field

Aug. 21

  • Solar Eclipse

Aug. 22

  • Keynote Address – Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Business @ Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., CFSB Center
  • Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting, 12 noon, Murray, KY

Aug. 24

  • Annual Board of Regents Advance, TBD, Miller Memorial Golf Course Clubhouse

Aug. 25

  • Quarterly Board of Regents Meeting, TBD, Pogue Library Jesse Stuart Room

Aug. 30

  • Community United Benevolent Supporters, 12 noon, Glendale Church of Christ, Murray, KY

Aug. 31

  • Murray Rotary, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center
  • Murray State Racer Football vs. Kentucky Wesleyan (Senior Night), 6 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium