— Curious about the hottest midterm Congressional races around the country and what effect they could have on our nation? Count on MTSU's newest campaign analysts — students enrolled in Kent Syler's special midterm elections course — to give you the answers Tuesday, Oct. 28.
Students in the interdisciplinary course, "Advertising, Communications and Strategy in the 2014 Midterm Election," will offer critiques on 11 U.S. Senate and House races beginning at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in Room S-328 of MTSU's Business and Aerospace Building.
Today at 4:45 p.m., there will be a partial eclipse of the sun that is visible from Murfreesboro. The MTSU Astronomy club and the Department of Physics and Astronomy will be setting up telescopes at the MTSU observatory. The eclipse will be visible until sunset. The event is open to the public and all are welcome.
MTSU is helping to bring history to the community during Rutherford County Heritage Month with a special public event, “The Legacy of Stones River,” set Saturday, Oct. 18, at Murfreesboro’s First Presbyterian Church.
With the help of MTSU’s Department of History and the Public History Program, two speakers will address the impact of the Civil War from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 18 at First Presbyterian, located at 210 N. Spring St. just off East Main Street near Murfreesboro’s Public Square.