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Murray State to host virtual Racer Roadshow events; geared toward prospective students and families

Murray State University will host virtual Racer Roadshow events featuring president Dr. Bob Jackson along with Office of Recruitment staff as well as current faculty, staff and students. The events are geared toward prospective students and families to provide helpful information on the Racer experience and the opportunities Murray State students receive. Attendees will learn more about the recruitment...

Freshman enrollment at Kentucky universities remains steady; students want campus experience

Preliminary estimates from the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education show that freshman enrollment at public universities has remained largely steady this semester despite COVID-19 and the struggling economy. The initial estimates, released on Tuesday, indicate that 18,373 freshmen enrolled at public, four-year institutions in fall 2020, down only 44 students – or 0.2 percent – from the previous...

Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Northside Family RV partner for apprenticeships

Bluegrass Community and Technical College (BCTC) and Northside Family RV have partnered to offer the first apprenticeships created through the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) apprenticeship sponsor program for employers and industry partners throughout the state of Kentucky. The Economic Development and Workforce Solutions Divisions of KCTCS now serve as apprenticeship sponsors...