President's Schedule of Public Events

Oct. 2

  • Ohio Valley Conference Academics-Based Distribution Working Group (via conference call), 11 a.m.

Oct. 3

  • Racer Volleyball vs. Austin Peay State University, 2 p.m., Racer Arena
  • Faculty Senate, 3:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room
  • Professional Engagement Class, 4:30 p.m., Fine Arts Building

Oct. 4

  • Council on Postsecondary Education Presidents Meeting, 11:30 a.m. (ET), Frankfort, KY

Oct. 5

  • Murray-Calloway County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors, 7:30 a.m., Murray, KY
  • Murray Rotary, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center

Oct. 5-6

  • Fall Break – University Offices Closed

Oct. 8

  • Racer Rifle vs. Army, 9 a.m., Spurgin Rifle Range

Oct. 9

  • Racer Days Welcome, 9 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom

Oct. 10

  • All Majors Career Fair, 2-5 p.m., Curris Center Ballroom

Oct. 11

  • STEM and OSH Majors Career Fair, 2-5 p.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • “Coffee with Bob,” 3 p.m., Waterfield Library (South Lobby)
  • Student Government Association, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

Oct. 12

  • Murray Rotary Keynote Speaker, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center

Oct. 13

  • Damon Williams’ Diversity and Inclusion Keynote, 3 p.m., Freed Curd Auditorium

Oct. 14

  • Town & Gown and Alumni Relations Tailgate, 12 noon, Roy Stewart Stadium
  • Murray State Racer Football vs. Eastern Illinois, 3 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium

Oct. 16

  • Bomber Academy Kick-Off (Four Rivers Foundation), 2 p.m., Ballard Memorial High School, Barlow, KY
  • New Faculty Reception, 6 p.m., Oakhurst

Oct. 17

  • Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Business @ Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., CFSB Center, Murray Room
  • Faculty/Staff Leadership Council, 8:45 a.m., Wells Hall
  • Bentley Badgett Scholarship Reception, 4 p.m., Madisonville, KY

Oct. 18

  • Staff Congress, 1:30 p.m., Applied Science Building
  • (Tentative) Chief Business Officers and University Presidents, 2 p.m. (ET), Frankfort, KY
  • Student Government Association, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

Oct. 20

  • Racer Alumni Reception, 6 p.m. (PDT), Rancho Sante Fe, CA

Oct. 22-25

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Oct. 26

  • Murray Rotary, 12 noon, Murray Banquet Center
  • “A Taste of the Arts” Dinner and Auction, 5:30 p.m., CFSB Center Murray Room

Oct. 27

  • Murray State University Foundation Board of Trustees Committee Meetings, 7:30 a.m. – 12 noon, Curris Center; Full Board Meeting, 1 p.m., Easley Alumni Center
  • Alumni Association Board of Governors Meeting, 10 a.m., Curris Center
  • Engineering and Physics Building Dedication Ceremony and Open House, 3 p.m., Gene Wells Ray Science Campus
  • 50th Anniversary Golden Reunion Dinner, 6 p.m., CFSB Center Murray Room
  • Football Alumni Reunion, 6:30 p.m., Racer Room, Roy Stewart Stadium
  • Hutson School of Agriculture Alumni Homecoming Picnic, 6-9 p.m., William Cherry Expo Center
  • School of Nursing and Health Professions Reception, 6-8 p.m., Mason Hall Auditorium
  • Miss Black & Gold, 7 p.m., Johnson Theatre
  • Murray State Jazz Orchestra Swing Dance, 8:30 p.m., Lovett Auditorium

Oct. 28 – Homecoming – “DECADES:  Building Memories”

  • College of Education and Human Services Homecoming Breakfast, 8 a.m., Murray Middle School
  • Athletics MClub Alumni Breakfast, 8 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Homecoming Parade, 9:30 a.m., Court Square
  • Murray State Baseball Alumni Game (Batting Practice), 10 a.m., Reagan Field
  • Tent City, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium Tailgate Lawn Area
  • MSU Racers vs. Eastern Kentucky University, 3 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium
    Coronation of Homecoming King and Queen, 2:45 p.m., Stewart Stadium (50-yard line)
  • NPHC Step Show, 7 p.m., Lovett Auditorium

Oct. 31

  • Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting, 12 noon, Murray, KY
  • Breathitt Veterinary Center Annual Advisory Council, 6 p.m., Hopkinsville, KY