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Morehead Writing Project awarded Pandemic Recovery Grant 

The Morehead Writing Project has been given crucial financial support to continue to grow and develop the region’s next generation of writers and education leaders. 

The National Writing Project’s grant program, “Building a More Perfect Union: Pandemic Recovery Grants for Humanities Organizations,” selected the Morehead Writing Project as a recipient. The grant program’s primary purpose is to aid humanities organizations nationwide in recovering from the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Celebration of Student Scholarship gathers in-person to recognize academic research and achievement 

For the first time in two years, students were able to gather in-person to showcase their academic research to the Morehead State University campus community at the 16th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship. It took place on the third floor of the Adron Doran University Center (ADUC) on Wednesday, April 27. 

The event featured presentations that involved 174 undergraduate and graduate student scholars and their 58 faculty mentors. It was presided over by 31 faculty, staff, guest judges and session moderators.  

Therapy Dog Day at ADUC May 6

Morehead State Counseling and Health Services (CHS) and students from the class Marketing 365: Services and Relationship Marketing (MKT 365) are co-sponsoring Therapy Dog Day Friday, May 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Adron Doran University Center (ADUC), ballroom C.

Winners of 2021 Experiential Education Awards announced at Celebration of Student Scholarship 

Morehead State University's Office of Career Services has named the 2021 Experiential Education Awards winners. The annual awards honor a student, an employer and a faculty member with exceptional contributions to and investments in career development via experiential education. All students, employers and faculty engaged in experiential education – internships, co-ops, clinicals, practicums and student-teaching – during 2021 were eligible for nomination.    

MSPR earns 17 state broadcasting awards

Morehead State Public Radio (WMKY, 90.3FM) earned 17 awards in the 2022 Kentucky Broadcasters Association (KBA) Impact Broadcast Awards. The awards recognize the best in television and radio journalism for 2021.  


MSU Ceramics Guild’s Pottery Fair May 3-4

Morehead State’s Ceramics Guild is hosting a pottery fair May 3 and 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the ceramics studio in room 104 of the Claypool-Young Art Building.  

MSU named Gold-level Military Friendly® School for 2022-23 

This year, Morehead State University received even greater recognition for its service to veterans and active military students.  

MSU has been named a Gold-level Military Friendly School® for 2022-23. Previously, the University received a Bronze-level ranking for three consecutive years.