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Endowed faculty fellowship established at Murray State’s Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business

For the first time, donors have established a faculty fellowship to support the nonprofit leadership studies program, now housed in the Department of Organizational Communication and Leadership within the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business at Murray State University. The Patricia and Robert Long Endowed Faculty Fellowship will be endowed with a $105,000 donation from the Longs to recognize and...

Murray State, area organizations present Women in Economic Development Conference Series

The Murray State University Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, alongside the Lake Barkley Partnership, Greater Paducah Economic Development and Madisonville-Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation, present the inaugural Women in Economic Development Conference Series this October and November. The virtual series is designed to facilitate networking, professional development and collaboration...

Murray State faculty regent chosen for 2020 Institute for Emerging Leadership in Online Learning

A faculty member at Murray State University is among a group of online educators across the United States chosen for the 2020 Institute for Emerging Leadership in Online Learning (IELOL), a unique blended-learning leadership development program sponsored by the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) and in partnership with the University of Central Florida. Dr. Melony Shemberger, ’04, ’06, faculty regent...

Murray State University establishes new Center for Economic and Entrepreneurial Development

Murray State University has established the Center for Economic and Entrepreneurial Development, a new initiative that will provide regional training and consulting support for small businesses, entrepreneurship and industry and explore student learning and employment opportunities through those relationships. Located inside the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business and led by Mr. Chris Wooldridge...

Murray State Paducah Regional Campus to host ‘Thriving in a Global Economy’ conference Nov. 1

The Murray State University Paducah Regional Campus will host “Thriving in a Global Economy,” a conference specific to the Center for International Business and Trade (CIBT), on Nov. 1 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend as registration is now open at murraystate.edu/cibtconference. At the conference, participants will hear from noteworthy experts in the trade industry, who...