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Upcoming Events

Pet Therapy

Mark your calendars for Pet Therapy, hosted by the College of Education and Human Services, to be held in the Alexander Hall atrium from noon to 1 p.m. on the following Tuesdays:

Fall 2018
September 4
October 2
November 6
December 4
Spring 2019
February 5
March 5
April 2
May 7

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35th Annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
5-7 p.m.

Murray State University
CFSB Center - The Murray Room
1401 KY-121
Murray, KY 42071

The College of Education and Human Services will hold its 35th annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture in the Murray Room of the CFSB Center from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

As is tradition, the event will include a lecture by a featured speaker, an awards presentation to special alumni of the college, and a complimentary dinner. This year's featured speaker will be 
Dr. Wayne D. Lewis, Jr., who serves as our state's Commissioner of Education and leads the Kentucky Department of Education.

This event is open to the public, and community members are welcome to attend. RSVP by Monday, April 15, 2019.
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The Summit: A Teaching and Technology Conference

Tuesday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 12, 2019
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Murray State University
Lovett Auditorium & Alexander Hall
Murray, KY 42071

Murray State University's Teacher Quality Institute has joined forces with the Kentucky Academy of Technology Education to convert the annual College and Career Readiness Summit into a more comprehensive teaching and technology conference.

Join us for two days of collaboration and innovation, where regional educators just like you will strive to hone their skills, share their knowledge, and come together for the good of education. Attendees may receive up to 12 hours of free PD or EILA credit.

Visit to learn more and register now!

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Current Edition
Volume 4, Issue 2

Previous Editions
Click on an issue below to find out more about collaborations, initiatives, events, and accomplishments from the College of Education and Human Services.

Volume 1, Issue 1
Volume 1, Issue 2
Volume 1, Issue 3
Volume 1, Issue 4
Volume 1, Issue 5
Volume 1, Issue 6

Volume 2, Issue 1
Volume 2, Issue 2
Volume 2, Issue 3
Volume 2, Issue 4
Volume 2, Issue 5
Volume 2, Issue 6

Volume 3, Issue 1
Volume 3, Issue 2
Volume 3, Issue 3
Volume 3, Issue 4
Volume 3, Issue 5

Volume 4, Issue 1
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