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MCMURRY UNIVERSITY GRADUATION TO BE HELD MAY 14 AT WILFORD MOORE STADIUM

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 — (Abilene, Texas – May 10, 2022) – McMurry University will hold its graduation ceremony at Wilford Moore Stadium on Saturday, May 14, at 10:00 a.m. The University will confer degrees on 195 students who have completed their ...

ROGER WARD ‘67 DONATES $1 MILLION TO MCMURRY UNIVERSITY WARD-BOTTOM SCIENCE FUND

Monday, May 09, 2022 — (Abilene, Texas – May 6, 2022) – Roger Ward, former President and CEO for Quartzdyne, Inc and McMurry University alumnus, has generously donated $1 Million to the science fund he created back in 2015 called the Ward-Bottom ...

McMurry University Honors Seven Outstanding Alumni

Thursday, April 14, 2022 — (Abilene, Texas – April 14, 2022) – McMurry University will honor seven alumni for excellence in their professional careers at the Annual Night of Distinction dinner set for Friday, April 22. The Distinguished Alumni Award ...

McMurry University Announces Mabee Foundation Challenge Grant

Friday, February 18, 2022 — (Abilene, Texas – February 18, 2022 ) – The J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation of Tulsa, Okla., has issued a $2 million challenge grant to McMurry University in support of the University's $21 million Campus Center capital ...

McMurry University Announces Increase in Spring 2022 Semester Enrollment

Wednesday, February 09, 2022 — (Abilene, Texas – February 9, 2022) – McMurry University is reporting 1,036 total students enrolled for the Spring 2022 semester, a 5% percent increase in total student enrollment over the 989 students enrolled last ...

McMurry University Welcomes New Executive Director of Development

Thursday, January 13, 2022 — (Abilene, TX - January 12, 2022) - McMurry University is happy to announce that Josh Poorman ’09 joined the Division of Institutional Advancement as Executive Director of Development on January 6, 2022. Poorman brings 12 ...

McMurry University Physics Students Excel Three Years Running

Thursday, January 13, 2022 —   (Abilene, Texas – January 12, 2022) – McMurry University’s Chapter of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) has again been recognized for excellence by the national SPS organization. In December, the ...

In Memoriam of Trailblazing Alumna Sarah Ragle Weddington ‘64

Monday, December 27, 2021 — (Abilene, Texas – December 27, 2021) McMurry University is saddened to learn of the passing of distinguished alumna Sarah Ragle Weddington ’64 on December 26, 2021. Weddington attended McMurry graduating with a Bachelor of ...

McMurry University Celebrates First-Generation Students on November 8, 2021

Monday, November 08, 2021 — (Abilene, Texas – November 4, 2021)  McMurry University will honor its first-generation students, faculty, staff, and alumni on Monday, November 8, in recognition of the National First-Generation College Celebration. McMurry ...

McMurry University Announces Cancelation of $1.2 Million in Student Debt

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 — (Abilene, Texas – October 27, 2021) McMurry University (McMurry) announced today that the institution will forgive up to $1.215 million of unpaid student account balances. The relief is available using funds awarded as part of the ...