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Family weekend activities to consider exploring during the weekend.

Your guide to Murray State family weekend activities

Cloe Haas, Contributing Writer September 28, 2023

Searching for things to do with your family during this year’s Family Weekend? Look no further.  Family Weekend is all about your family learning...

Student Affairs staff hand out bags for families attending the Family Lunch.

Racer Journey added to Family Weekend

Caroline Blakeman, Staff Writer September 14, 2023

As Family Weekend approaches, the new Racer Journey event aims to bring families and the academic colleges together. Family Weekend is set for Sept....

Music majors will perform at the Fall Fanfare concert on Saturday, Sept. 30. The concert will include multiple ensembles.

Music ensembles highlight Fall Fanfare

Nate Hunt, Contributing Writer September 14, 2023

Murray State is hosting the Fall Fanfare Concert at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30 in Lovett Auditorium.  The concert will feature multiple Murray State...

A full schedule of Family Weekend can be found at (Photo courtesy of murraystateuniv on Instagram.

Event lineup set for Family Weekend

Erinn Finley, Staff Writer September 22, 2022

Family Weekend will return to normal for the first year since 2019, as COVID-19 restrictions have eased. The events start on Friday, Sept. 23 and end on...

Murray State University announced a virtual agenda for the upcoming Racer Family Weekend. (Photo courtesy of Murray State University)

Family Weekend 2020 will be held virtually

September 10, 2020

Cady Stribling Features Editor [email protected] Andrea Jameson Contributing Writer [email protected] Another Racer tradition...

Murray State University announced a virtual agenda for the upcoming Racer Family Weekend. (Photo courtesy of Murray State University)

Murray State prepares for virtual Family Weekend

August 7, 2020

Simon Elfrink Contributing Writer [email protected] Paige Bold Contributing Writer [email protected] In compliance with CDC...

The College News 9/23/2019

The College News 9/23/2019

September 23, 2019

Preston Rice scrambles out of the pocket against Pikeville. (Photo by Lauren Morgan/TheNews)

Murray State and Morehead State set for family weekend battle

September 20, 2019

Nick Kendall Staff Writer [email protected] The Racer football team is raring to go for the Family Weekend matchup against Morehead State...

Darcia Brown elevates to spike the ball. (Photo by Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Racers earn first OVC victory

September 30, 2018

Story by Keenan Hall Staff writer [email protected] Murray State volleyball swept the Eastern Kentucky University Colonels to clinch its...

Senior quarterback Drew Anderson scrambled outside the pocket in search of a receiver during Saturdays game against UT Martin. (Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Anderson steers Racers to first win

September 30, 2018

Story by Blake Sandlin Sports Editor [email protected] It took a last-second field goal for Murray State to steal its first conference...

Sophomore defensive back Edmond McGhee celebrates with senior defensive lineman Kenney Wooten following a play against the University of Kentucky. (Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Martin visits for family weekend

September 27, 2018

Story by Keith Jaco Staff writer [email protected] With many lessons learned against the University of Kentucky in week three, Murray State...

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