President's Schedule of Public Events

October 1 – 3

Family Weekend

  • Friday, October 1, 2021
    • Trigg County Racer Academy High School Students, 8 a.m., Lowry Center
    • Marshall County Racer Academy High School Students, 8:20 a.m., Wilson Hall
    • Curris Center 40>th> Birthday Celebration, 11 a.m., Curris Center
    • Mr. Murray State University (MSU) Pageant, 7 p.m., Curris Center
  • Saturday, October 2, 2021
    • Conversations with University Administration, 12 noon, Science Complex Great Lawn
    • Commonwealth Honors Academy Student Recognition Ceremony, 2 p.m., Curris Center
    • MSU Racers vs. Eastern Illinois University, 4 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium

October 5

  • The White Rabbit Podcast, 1 p.m., Pogue Library
  • Ohio Valley Conference (OVC) Finance Committee Virtual Meeting, 2 p.m.
  • Faculty Senate, 3:30 p.m., Curris Center

October 6

  • Council on Postsecondary Education Presidents Virtual Meeting, 11 a.m. (ET)
  • Student Government Association (SGA), 4:30 p.m., Curris Center

October 7

  • OVC Board of Presidents Virtual Meeting, 7 a.m.

October 7 - 8

  • Fall Break – University Offices Closed

October 12

  • Hutson School of Agriculture Career Fair, 9:30 a.m., Curris Center
  • Biennial WAVE Confluence III Virtual Conference, 1 p.m.
  • Black Student Council/Emerging Scholars Institute Reception, 5:30 p.m., Oakhurst

October 13

  • SGA, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

October 14

  • “Living the Dream Podcast with Ben and Rodney,” 1:30 p.m.

October 15

  • Leadership Kentucky, 8:30 a.m., MSU Paducah Regional Campus
  • Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Celebration, 5:30 p.m., The Barn at White Oaks, Murray, KY

October 19

  • MSU Hutson School of Agriculture/Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast on the Farm, 7:15 a.m., MSU Arboretum
  • President’s Executive Council, 9:30 a.m., Wells Hall

October 20

  • Staff Congress, 1:30 p.m., Applied Science Building
  • SGA, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center
  • Donor Dinner, 6 p.m., Curris Center

October 21

  • OVC Conference Membership Subcommittee Virtual Meeting, 7 a.m.
  • Rudolph Equine Education Center Dedication, 3:30 p.m., College Farm Road, Murray, KY
  • “A Taste of the Arts” Auction and Dinner, 5:30 p.m., CFSB Center

October 22 – 24

Homecoming Weekend – 99 Years and Counting

    • Friday, October 22, 2021
      • MSU Foundation Board of Trustees, Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business
      • MSU Alumni Association Board of Governors, Wrather West Kentucky Museum
      • MakerSpace Ribbon Cutting/Open House, 3:30 p.m., Waterfield Library
      • Golden Reunion Reception and Dinner, 5 p.m., CFSB Center
      • Black Alumni 65>th> Anniversary Networking and Awards Reception, 7 p.m., CFSB Center
  • Saturday, October 23, 2021
    • College of Education and Human Services Annual Homecoming Breakfast, 8 a.m., Murray Middle School, Murray, KY
    • Homecoming Parade Begins, 9:30 a.m., Murray Court Square
    • Tent City, 11 a.m., Roy Stewart Stadium
    • NPHC Plaza Groundbreaking Ceremony, 11 a.m., Woods Park
    • MSU Racer Football vs. Austin Peay State University, 2 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium

October 26

  • Baptist Health Onsite Review Committee Kick-Off Opening Interview, 8 a.m., Madisonville, KY

October 27

  • SGA, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

October 28

  • Baptist Health Onsite Review Committee Exit Interview, 8 a.m., Madisonville, KY

October 30

  • Pre-Game Alumni Reception, 2 p.m., Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery, Nashville, TN
  • MSU Racers vs. Tennessee State University, 5 p.m., Nissan Stadium, Nashville, TN