Arts & Culture

10:00am

Fri June 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

Juilliard String Quartet at 70

Juilliard String Quartet

As we follow the Juilliard String Quartet into a summer at Ravinia and Caramoor, and then a 2014/2015 season with tours in Europe, Asia and major chamber

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2:37pm

Thu June 5, 2014
Arts & Culture

Alexander Joins MTSU in Welcoming Governor’s School Arts Students in 30th Year

— For almost three decades, the Governor's School for the Arts has nurtured the “creative spark” of young Tennesseans with a love for music, theatre, visual arts, dance and filmmaking. 

As the program kicked off its 30th anniversary this week at MTSU, the man who founded the statewide summer programs for gifted high schoolers said his goal remains the same for each participant: "aim for the top."

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11:12am

Wed June 4, 2014
Arts & Culture

Violinist Bumped From Flight When Airline Prohibits Him From Carrying on His Violin

  

It's a good thing Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart doesn't have an Internet connection. If he could see what happened to Time for Three violinist - Zachary De Pue this week, he might turn over in his grave.  A flight attendant on his US Airways flight to Fayetteville, Arkansas, wouldn't let De Pue take the precious violin on board with him. He insisted he turn the sensitive instrument in as checked baggage. Concertmaster of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, De Pue, didn't make the flight.  

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8:28am

Mon June 2, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU Police Offers Free Rape Defense Classes in June

The MTSU Police Department will be conducting a series of free RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) classes in June for all interested female MTSU students, faculty and staff as well as the general public.

The Rape Aggression Defense Class is a program of realistic defense tactics and techniques. It is a comprehensive course for women with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance and progresses to the basics of hands-on defense training. The course is taught by certified RAD instructors.

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8:09am

Mon June 2, 2014
Arts & Culture

Registration Underway for Sept. 20 Math-Science Event for Girls at MTSU

With registration already underway, middle school and high school girls should act early to secure their spot in the 2014 Expanding Your Horizons in Science and Mathematics Conference at MTSU.

The 18th annual event will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, on campus. The registration fee is $18. The deadline to register is Sunday, Aug. 31.

To register, go to http://www.mtsu.edu/wistem/eyh/index.php and click on “Registration.” A link for the parent or guardian release form is included on the registration page.

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