One of the world’s foremost experts on the Holocaust will provide a unique community service while in Murfreesboro visiting MTSU.
Dr. Gerhard Weinberg, professor emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will speak on “Roosevelt, Truman and the Holocaust” at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Adams Place, 1927 Memorial Blvd., in Murfreesboro.
Weinberg, who escaped from Nazi Germany at age 10, will be in town to attend MTSU’s 25th Biennial International Holocaust Studies Conference, which is scheduled for Oct. 15-18 on campus.
Nashville-based rock group Moon Taxi will headline a special homecoming concert with support from Space Capone and DJ KDSML in the MTSU Student Union Ballroom on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m.
Doors for the show, which is being produced by Raider Entertainment, will open at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets are available now at http://www.mtsu.edu/events. Student tickets are $10, and general public tickets are $15. Students may buy one guest ticket at the student rate and must accompany the guest to the door for verification.