Arts & Culture


Thu October 23, 2014
Arts & Culture

Join MTSU Student Analysts Oct. 28 for Details on Hottest U.S. Midterm Elections

Kent Syler

— 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. 

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Thu October 23, 2014
Arts & Culture

Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing Party at MTSU Today

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.    

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Tue October 21, 2014
Arts & Culture

Nobel Recipient Drives Creativity, Science Education in MTSU Talk

Nobel laureate speaks at MTSU tonight, 10-21

— As the first featured guest lecturer in MTSU’s new Science Building, Nobel laureate Harry Kroto mentioned the 1996 international award he received during his one hour-plus public lecture.

But at MTSU and virtually anywhere he goes nowadays, the dialogue is more about science in general, science education for young people and creativity rather than the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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Fri October 17, 2014
Arts & Culture

Music Manager and Record Producer Peter Jenner to Speak October 21st at MTSU

Peter Jenner
Credit Photo: Queen Mary Univ. of London website

MTSU College of Mass Communication Department of Recording Industry


Legendary music manager & record producer

Mr. Peter Jenner

Tuesday, October 21, 2014


(doors open at 4:30pm)

McWherter Learning Resource Center, LRC 221.

Event is sponsored by Recording Industry Chair Beverly Keel's Speaker Series

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Mon October 13, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU Helps Bring History to Community with Special Oct. 18 Speakers

Legacy of Stones River Poster

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.

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