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Tim Rhodes feels fortunate to serve others at MSU

Pictured above: As part of the 2018 first-year student induction ceremony, Rhodes welcomes students from 11 countries, 27 states and 91...

Eagle Eye: Craft Academy Graduation 2019

Lily Steiner (19) sang at the commencement ceremony for the Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics on Saturday, May...

Dr. Amy Staton turned lifelong love of animals into a career

Ever since she was a little girl, Dr. Amy Staton (13), assistant professor of veterinary technology at Morehead State, has loved animals and wanted...

Quarter horse breeding program launched at MSU

The Morehead State University Equine program, Dr. Katelyn Kaufman, visiting assistant professor of equine science, and Randy Gauche (08), equine technician, are establishing...

Hinton Mills owner Frank Hinton takes pride in family heritage and...

Pictured above: Hinton Mills Farming Supply has always had multiple generations involved in its continued success. Pictured, from left to right: Paula...

Appalachian Horse Revival brings variety of breeds to MSU Farm

The MSU Equestrian Team and the Department of Agricultural Sciences hosted the first ever Morehead State Appalachian Horse Revival May 23-25, at...

MSU grad opens veterinary clinic

A graduate of Morehead State University recently opened her own veterinary clinic, achieving a lifelong dream of caring for animals. 

MSU Women’s Golfer Connolly named to All-OVC Newcomer Team

Following a very successful first campaign as a member of the Morehead State women's golf program, redshirt junior Bridget Connolly has garnered postseason honors...

Former Eagle basketball player pursues dream with Lexington Police Department

As a college basketball player at Morehead State University, Leon Buchanan (09) was known as a leader on and off the court. A high character...

Eagle Eye: Spring Commencement 2019

Graduating students participated in the Rites of Passage ceremony on Friday, May 10. The ceremony is held to recognize and celebrate...

Davis receives The Citizens Bank Scholarship

The Morehead State University Foundation has announced the recipient of The Citizens Bank Scholarship, a fund to benefit students at Morehead State...

MSU earns additional national rankings in 2019

Morehead State University was founded as a teacher's college with a mission to educate and serve Eastern Kentucky as a "light to...

Alumnus named to Obama Foundation Fellowship

One Morehead State alumnus who is working to improve education in Central Appalachia and Eastern Kentucky will be getting a helping hand from the...

Sylvia Handley Scholarship established

The Morehead State University Foundation has announced the establishment of the Sylvia Handley Scholarship Fund. The scholarship fund will be used to...

Veterinary clinic serves the region, thanks to many MSU alumni and...

It was in 1963 that the late Dr. William “Bill” Holbrook opened a small veterinary practice at his home on Glenn Avenue in West...

Eagle Baseball alumni are making their marks in the pros

While the college baseball season is over, several former MSU Eagle Baseball players and coaches are in the middle of minor league...

Veterinary science boasts 100 percent vet school acceptance rate

Morehead State’s veterinary science program is preparing students for future success, with 100 percent of students who applied to veterinary schools being...

Eagle Eye: Spring Gala 2019

Morehead State University treated faculty, students, staff and friends of the University to “An Evening in Madrid” when it hosted its annual Spring Gala on...

Alum Sara Hacker named assistant athletic director for external affairs

Sara Hacker (04), a Morehead State alum with experience in revenue generation and grassroots marketing, planning and execution, has returned to her...

In Memoriam – June 2019

The Morehead State University family remembers ... John P. Bell1955Howard R. Jordan1957Wally J. Hinton1957Larry E. Monhollon1959Larry E....

International student Binamrata Sharma found research opportunities and unexpected friends at...

In August of 2015, Binamarta Sharma (19) left her home in Nepal and traveled to Kentucky to begin her studies at Morehead State University....

Joe Fraley teaches students about using technology to improve agriculture

Joe Fraley (94), farm manager at Morehead State’s Derrickson Agricultural Complex, starts his day early. Arriving at the farm between 6 and 6:30 a.m., he checks on the livestock,...

Women’s basketball earns first win in WNIT

The Morehead State women's basketball team earned its first postseason victory in program history in March as they defeated Ohio State 71-61...

Volleyball head coach Jaime Gordon named interim AD

On March 26, 2019 Jaime Gordon was appointed as interim director of athletics at Morehead State University. He officially assumed the post on April 1, succeeding...

Atkins works to bring greater diversity to MSU campus

Dr. Caroline Atkins, assistant professor of criminal justice and assistant to the president for strategic initiatives, has a passion for being in...

MSU alum receives TRIO Achiever Award

Morehead State Upward Bound Math and Science and Student Support Services alumnus, Tobie A. (Hale) Smith (07) of Huntsville, Alabama, was recognized as a TRIO Achiever...

Marian Leigh Hayne Memorial Scholarship established to support non-traditional veterinary technology...

Marian Leigh Hayne The Morehead State University Foundation has announced the establishment of the Marian Leigh Hayne Memorial...

Hutchinson named AD at Lincoln Memorial

“I miss everything about Morehead. It was my home for almost 27 years,” says Brian Hutchinson (96) when reflecting on his time at Morehead State...

Beth Price overcame extraordinary injury to walk as a Craft Academy...

Pictured above: President Jay Morgan (far left), Dr. Joseph Craft (center right), co-founder of the Craft Academy, and Craft Academy Director Dr. Carol...

MSU Rifle hits the target on the range and in the...

It was a monumental year for the Morehead State Rifle team, securing numerous school records, notching the program's highest-ever national ranking and having...

The Birkes twins lead initiative to make MSU first Seizure Smart...

Colby and Luke Birkes, twin brothers from Winchester, are leading the initiative to make Morehead State the first Seizure Smart University in the...

BTVMA awards scholarships to veterinary technology students

Eight students in Morehead State’s veterinary technology program were awarded scholarships by the Buffalo Trace Veterinary Medical Association (BTVMA) during the spring...

Tim Jones goes where creativity takes him – and that now...

Tim Jones’ (04) passion and ability to be creative in marketing rarely results in him staying in one place for too long. 

Pohlabeln competes in IHSA nationals

MSU freshman Rudy Pohlabeln of Edgewood doesn’t remember the first time he rode a horse, but said he’s probably done so since he was old...

Suleiman escaped Darfur and found a new home at MSU

Every first-generation college student faces challenges on their path to earning a degree, but the challenges Hassan Suleiman faced were literally life and death.  

Richardson reaches for the stars with MSSE degree

Graduates of Morehead State go on to work in a diverse range of professions in locations all over the world. Eagle alum...

Fall Commencement honors nearly 600 graduates

https://youtu.be/fWA7HitFNuU Morehead State University honored nearly 600 degree candidates at the 2018 Fall Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 8,...

MSU remembers President Emeritus Nelson Grote and First Lady Wilma Grote

The MSU community was saddened by the passing of former First Lady Wilma Grote in August 2018, and later President Emeritus Dr. C. Nelson...

New and improved ADUC an exciting hub for Eagle students

For many current Morehead State University students, it appears the first official day of the Spring 2019 semester couldn’t come soon enough.  

MSU celebrates Homecoming Weekend 2018

https://youtu.be/RRbppDZs_Ow If there is ever a time where the expression “once an Eagle, always an Eagle” is...

Proc and Bobbie Caudill Scholarship Endowment established

The Morehead State University Foundation has announced the establishment of the Proc and Bobbie Caudill Scholarship Endowment. The Caudills have a rich history in...

Samantha Jones hired as head softball coach

A softball coach who had success as a RedHawk now intends to achieve similar success as an Eagle.  Samantha Jones, who...

Celebration of Student Scholarship highlights academic excellence

The 14th Annual Celebration of Student Scholarship will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2019, on the third...

Remember the names: Wyche And Hutcherson want to make a lasting...

Two of the more memorable names you’ll find on the Morehead State University football roster belong to Starr Hutcherson and Sugar Ray Wyche Jr. 

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Do you have a new job? Have you published research? Are you being recognized for your service?  Eagle Nation...

Alumnus Soper named vice president at Kentucky Bank 

David Soper (11) has always had a love for numbers. Therefore, when it came time to pick...

Roach-Barrette finds a career shaped by the stars

For William Roach-Barette (17), technology has always been a source of curiosity. As a child, he was captivated by Steve Jobs’ technological advancement...

MSU grad earns prestigious veterinary school scholarship

A recent MSU graduate has earned a prestigious scholarship at Auburn University’s School of Veterinary Medicine.  Chase Turner (18) of West...

Bryer named as one of six OVC Scholar-Athletes for 2017-18

Eagle Rifle senior Brandon Bryer has earned the highest individual award a student-athlete can receive in the...

New website launched for alumni 

The Morehead State Alumni Association has launched a new website: alumni.moreheadstate.edu.   The new website highlights alumni and giving activities,...

Morehead State continues to earn national rankings

Morehead State University was founded as a teacher's college with a mission to educate and serve Eastern Kentucky as a "light to the mountains."...

MSU student finds Disney magic through internship program

Morehead State University’s Office of Career Services assists students as they navigate the “college to career” journey, ensuring that their time is...

Volpi uses her passion for literature and literacy to benefit the...

Sara Volpi (12) earned a BFA in Creative Writing with a minor in studio art from Morehead State University. If you knew her when...

Are there Future Eagles in your family?

Request a bib for your little Eagle. Share your baby announcement with us and we’ll mail a “Future...

Ratliff’s artwork shines in the Music City

There are many artists who have become fixtures in Nashville’s music scene, but most of them are...

Soaring to New Heights

As we kick off this scholarship campaign to help support our students and ensure their success, we...

Alumnus named to MSU Board of Regents

One Morehead State alumnus continues to serve his alma mater after being named to the University’s Board of Regents last year. 

MSU ROTC cadet has a life-changing experience in Uganda

There are plenty of unforgettable moments that MSU ROTC cadet Blake White has from a trip to Uganda as part of the Cultural Understanding...

2019 Spring Gala will be “An Evening in Madrid” this April

Over the years, Morehead State University’s Annual Spring Gala has become the University’s most glamorous night and one of its biggest fundraisers for student...

Soar to New Heights Scholarship Campaign is raising millions of dollars...

As one of the best public universities in the South, Morehead State University has many qualities that help contribute to the unique...

Pat Petrillo, world-class performer and music educator, found his rhythm at...

https://youtu.be/qCQihdcD3dw When Pat Petrillo (83) gets a pair of drumsticks in his hands, he goes places.