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SGA election applications are due Monday, Feb. 26 at noon.

SGA election deadline approaching

Caroline Blakeman, Assistant News Editor February 24, 2024

The Student Government Association (SGA) election applications are due Monday, Feb 26 at noon. After the applications close, a candidate meeting will...

The Student Government Association meets every Wednesday at 4:30 p.m in the Curris Center Barkley room.

Murray State’s Student Government Association Addresses Concerns and Preps for Next Semester

Ania Boutin, Chief Videographer November 21, 2023

The Student Government Association (SGA) addressed concerns regarding transparency in Board of Regents meetings and overcharging at the campus Starbucks...

The Center for Student Involvement office moves to the second floor of the Curris Center as renovations continue throughout the building (Abbie Michalek, The News)

SGA gains visibility with Curris Center move

Erinn Finley, News Editor March 2, 2023

The Center for Student Involvement  moved into a new office, which is smaller, but more visible to students due to its new location on the second floor...

While striving for an 80% COVID-19 vaccination goal the University can only confirm around 70% of the campus as vaccinated. (Photo courtesy of Eli Pitcock)

Vaccine card registration falls short of 80% goal

December 2, 2021

Masking guidelines likely to remain for spring semester Jill Smith Staff Writer [email protected] The second vaccine incentive program ended...

Campus officials assure that the rules regarding Timely Warnings are being followed. (Photo courtesy of Hunter Willis)

Timely Warning criteria remain unchanged

November 18, 2021

Dionte Berry News Editor [email protected] This is part two of The News reporting on the adherence to the Timely Warning policy  The lack...

Students organized their own protest to spread messages about bodily autonomy and denouncing the comparison of abortion to genocide. (Emma Fisher/The News)

Protests launch free speech zone, visitor policy discussions

October 27, 2021

Dionte Berry News Editor [email protected] After campus was visited by an anti-abortion protest group that equated abortion to genocide, students...

Murray State students presently are not required to wear masks while outdoors, only when indoors. The mandate can be revised as county, state conditions change. (Joey Reynolds/The News)

Students and faculty mask up to welcome the Fall Semester

August 25, 2021

Dionte Berry News Editor [email protected] As COVID-19 cases decreased and vaccines rolled out, masks came off and it almost felt as though the...

SGA attends virtual rally for higher education

March 4, 2021

 Jakob Milani Staff Writer [email protected] Murray State’s Student Government Association joined around one-hundred other students from...

Amy Krazl, Warren Norman, Molly Logsdon and Hannah Daab pose after the SGA administration announcement. (Paige Bold/The News )

Norman, Logsdon win top 2020-21 SGA seats

March 11, 2020

Daniella Tebib News Editor [email protected] After 8,667 votes were locked in on Tuesday, March 10, the Student Government Association announced...

The Student Government Association drafts and presents a resolution to Mayor Bob Rogers in appreciation of the speed tables. (Sarah Mead/The News)

SGA presents resolution of appreciation to mayor

January 23, 2020

Sarah Mead Staff Writer [email protected] The Student Government Association presented the city of Murray with a resolution of appreciation on Wednesday,...

“Shark Tank” and FUBU founder to speak on campus

“Shark Tank” and FUBU founder to speak on campus

October 23, 2019

Grant Dillard Staff Writer [email protected] The campus community will have a chance to hear from a “Shark Tank” investor and the  founder,...

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