Arts & Culture


Mon March 17, 2014
Arts & Culture

Don’t Miss Folk Scholar Stephen Wade’s Musical Mission to MTSU March 19-20

Stephen Wade to visit MTSU

— Renowned folk scholar Stephen Wade is bringing the music, stories and photos of Depression-era Southern field workers to MTSU in a special March 19-20 campus visit that features free public concerts and chats.

The largest event, “A Concert and Conversation with Stephen Wade,” is set Thursday, March 20, at 5 p.m. in Room S102 of MTSU’s Business and Aerospace Building as part of the university’s Tom T. Hall Writers Series.

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Thu March 13, 2014
Arts & Culture

Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer registration is now open for the 2014 St.Jude Country Music Marathon and 1/2 Marathon. Help us celebrate this annual running tradition by supporting over 33,000 runners and walkers, as well as our numerous official charities. 

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Thu March 13, 2014
Arts & Culture

Help Trace the Evolution of the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts

Murfreesboro's Center for the Arts

Middle Tennessee residents, past and present,
can help MTSU trace the evolution of one of Murfreesboro’s most popular downtown landmarks.

Anyone who remembers working in or patronizing the building where The Center for the Arts is located (Murfreesboro)
when it housed the U.S. post office or the Linebaugh Public Library is invited to share memories with MTSU graduate students.

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Mon March 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

Jian Returns This Week on "Q"

After some time away on assignment Jian returns with a great week of shows.  Scheduled this week on Q.  Musical duo Broken Bells, actress Taylor Schilling, John Carter Cash,  Canadian singer Coeur de pirate,  writers of color.

Listen to Q each weekday 6-7 pm on 89.5FM


Fri March 7, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU to Prevent Sinking Creek from Becoming ‘Stinking Creek’ March 11

Some members of the MTSU community will be spending their spring break helping the greater Murfreesboro community.

Volunteers are being recruited to help clean up Sinking Creek and the adjacent wetland between McAlister’s Deli and Murfreesboro Animal Clinic at 1616 Memorial Blvd. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 11.

The project seeks to remove trash and debris that are clogging the stream. Volunteers will need to bring gloves, work boots, bottled water and snacks, sunscreen, bug spray and waders, if available.

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