President's Schedule of Public Events

August 1

  • Summer Orientation Welcome, 8:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom

August 5

  • Staff Recognition Day Luncheon and Ceremony, 12 noon, Curris Center Ballroom
  • Gateway Academy Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening, 5 p.m., Hopkinsville, KY

August 7

  • Council on Postsecondary Education Presidents Meeting, 11 a.m. (ET), via Conference Call

August 10

  • African American Business Owners and Community Leadership, 11:30 a.m., Paducah, KY
  • Starship Concert, 7 p.m., CFSB Center

August 12

  • Great Beginnings Leaders Welcome, 9:15 a.m., CFSB Center Murray Room

August 14

  • New Faculty Orientation Remarks, 11:30 a.m., Carr Health Building
  • New Faculty Luncheon, 12 noon, Carr Health Building

August 15

  • Henderson Rotary Club Keynote Speaker, 12 noon, Henderson, KY

August 16

  • Fall Faculty Summit Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Fall Faculty Summit Keynote Speaker, 8:30 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Murray State University (MSU) International Students Back-to-School Welcome, 6 p.m., Murray, KY

August 17

  • Great Beginnings Parents and Family Reception, 1 p.m., 2nd Floor Curris Center

August 18

  • Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship Banquet Remarks, 5 p.m., CFSB Center Murray Room

August 19

  • Computer and Information Technology Back-to-School Breakfast Welcome, 8 a.m., Curris Center Ballroom
  • Great Beginnings Blue & Gold Celebration, 1 p.m., Lovett Auditorium
  • Great Beginnings Parade of Racers, 2:30 p.m., Lovett Auditorium Steps

August 20

  • Fall Semester Classes Begin
  • Daegu University Delegation Welcome Luncheon, 12 noon, Curris Center Commonwealth Room
  • Daegu University Delegation Farewell Dinner, 6 p.m., Murray, KY

August 21

  • Staff Congress, 1:30 p.m., Room 304 Applied Science North
  • Student Government Association, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

August 22

  • President’s Forum – MSU:  The Road Ahead, 2 p.m., Wrather West Kentucky Museum

August 26

  • Murray Works, 7:30 a.m., TBD

August 27

  • Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce Business @ Breakfast Keynote Speaker, 7:30 a.m., CFSB Center Murray Room
  • Dean’s Council, 1:30 p.m., Wells Hall

August 28

  • Office of Enrollment Management Boot Camp, 9:30 a.m., Easley Alumni Center
  • Student Government Association, 4:30 p.m., Curris Center Barkley Room

August 29

  • Office of Admissions and Office of Recruitment Breakfast, 8 a.m., Curris Center Commonwealth Room
  • MSU Racer Football vs. University of Pikeville, 6 p.m., Roy Stewart Stadium