Arts & Culture

8:13am

Tue November 19, 2013
Arts & Culture

MTSU Fall Dance Concert Features ‘Eclectic’ Campus Choreography, Guest Performers

The MTSU Dance Theatre is celebrating 10 years of dancing at MTSU and around the world with a special Fall Dance Concert Nov. 21-23 featuring a selection from the Dance Theatre of Tennessee and an "eclectic array of work" from campus choreographers. 

“We are thrilled to foster this new partnership with DTT (the Dance Theatre of Tennessee) as they perform ‘The Waltz of the Flowers’ from Act II of the holiday favorite ‘The Nutcracker’ on opening night,” said Professor Marsha Barsky, director of the MTSU Dance Program. 

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8:09am

Tue November 19, 2013
Arts & Culture

MTSU Students Raise Education Funds, Political Awareness for Africa

MTSU students are turning their gaze toward Africa with an eye to funding education and promoting political discussion.

Students United for Africa and the Study of Africa, an MTSU student organization, will conduct a combination bake sale and yard sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the Student Union.

Proceeds from the sale will be donated to a nonprofit organization that helps fund education of children in Ethiopia.

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8:07am

Tue November 19, 2013
Arts & Culture

Little Friends Want to Help Big Hungry MTSU Pals Again With 1-ton Food Drive

MTSU Project Help food drive 2013 kids group

MTSU's "Little Friends Helping Big Friends" food drive may need a little help hauling the ton of nonperishable food they want to deliver next Friday, Nov. 22, for the university's Student Food Pantry.

The children of Project Help, MTSU's early-intervention preschool, are teaming up with supporters all over campus and Rutherford County, along with Jones Therapy Service, to keep the food pantry's shelves stocked with supplies for hungry students.

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8:01am

Tue November 19, 2013
Arts & Culture

Video Tells More About New MTSU Book Featuring Farm Families’ Civil War Stories

You can learn more about a new limited-edition book, "Plowshares and Swords: Tennessee Farm Families Tell Civil War Stories," published by MTSU's Center for Historic Preservation, direct from one of the authors.

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8:23am

Tue November 12, 2013
Arts & Culture

Special Seminar Set at MTSU Nov. 13 for Prospective Teachers

Prospective educators can learn from experts in their field when they attend a special free seminar, “What Do the Best Teachers Do?”, in MTSU’s College of Education this Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Department of Elementary and Special Education is sponsoring the seminar in Room 160 of the College of Education Building on the MTSU campus. 

Space is limited, so participants should email Dr. Zaf Khan, an associate professor of education at MTSU, at zaf.khan@mtsu.edu now to ensure a seat at the seminar.

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