Arts & Culture

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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8:14am

Tue November 12, 2013
Arts & Culture

MTSU Social Science Symposium investigates ‘Justice for All?’ Nov. 13-14

Student, faculty and visiting scholars will discuss how society reacts to injustices in the United States and abroad in the 22nd annual Tennessee Undergraduate Social Science Symposium at MTSU Nov. 13 and 14. 

With a theme of “And Justice for All?”, the two-day research symposium inside MTSU’s James Union Building is free and open to the public. It features a Wednesday, Nov. 13, keynote address from attorney and activist Amy Bach, founder of Measures for Justice and a visiting professor at the University of Buffalo Law School. 

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8:34am

Thu November 7, 2013
Arts & Culture

Veteran Officer Returns for Free Self-defense Workshop at MTSU Nov. 11

If you want more training in self-defense to feel safe, MTSU’s Forensic Institute for Research and Education has a free workshop for you.

Law enforcement veteran Levi Montgomery is bringing his decades of experience in police tactics back to MTSU on Monday, Nov. 11, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in Murphy Center’s Auxiliary Gym 1.

The workshop is open to the public, but participants must be at least 14 years old. A parent or guardian must accompany workshop participants under 18.

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