An MTSU professor emeritus will lead a community discussion on scriptures in three major world religions.
Dr. Ron Messier, former director of the MTSU University Honors Program, will serve as moderator for “God’s Books: Reading Scripture in Judaism, Christianity and Islam” from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro, 2605 Veals Road.
“I have seen a preview of what each speaker will present,” said Messier. “All I can say is the audience will hear some very powerful statements about scripture.”
Drawing from pop, sacred and classical styles, award-winning pianist Mac Frampton will present a free public concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18, in Hinton Hall inside MTSU's Wright Music Building.
A recipient of master’s and doctoral degrees from the Cincinnati Conservatory and the winner of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Frampton established himself early as a classical pianist. After 30 years and more than 3,000 concerts worldwide, Frampton’s performance style also draws heavily from the pop arena.
Sponsored by Music With A Purpose and Raider Entertainment. Come join us to cheer on MTSU when they compete against Belmont University in a Battle of the Bands! Two bands from Middle Tennessee State University and two bands from Belmont University will compete at Tucker Theatre on October 16th at 7pm. The winner of the concert will be chosen by the audience. The winning band will receive $500 from Music With A Purpose.
A Clemson University professor will discuss the harrowing national conflict that pitted a president against a powerful congressman when he lectures on "Spielberg’s 'Lincoln': A Story of Thaddeus Stevens" Monday, Oct. 21, at MTSU.
R. Barton Palmer, who directs the film studies program at Clemson University and serves as Calhoun Lemon Professor of Literature there, will speak at 6 p.m. in Room S-102, the State Farm Lecture Hall, inside MTSU's Business and Aerospace Building.