Arts & Culture


Thu February 9, 2012
Arts & Culture

Leonard Pitts To Appear as Part of Siegenthaler Speaker Series

Leonard Pitts Jr., who won the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, will emphasize the importance of “Owning What You Know” on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at MTSU.

Pitts, a syndicated columnist for The Miami Herald and author of three books, will speak at 2:20 p.m. in the State Farm Lecture Hall in MTSU’s Business and Aerospace Building as part of the Seigenthaler Speaker Series. The speaker series is sponsored by the Seigenthaler Chair of Excellence in First Amendment Studies, which is housed in the College of Mass Communication.

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Tue February 7, 2012
Arts & Culture

H x W x D’ exhibit brings 3 new regional artists to MTSU’s Todd Gallery

MTSU’s second art exhibition of 2012, “H x W x D,” will feature regional artists Kristina Arnold, Ron Lambert and Jackson Martin in the University’s Todd Gallery from Feb. 7 to March 1.

“The artists unite to create an exhibition that explores materials and spatial relationships through media such as, glass, metal, cloth and soil,” explained gallery secretary Eric Snyder. “Collectively, their work challenges perceptions of the body and its environment by creating sculptural works that move beyond object and act as environment.”

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Fri February 3, 2012
Arts & Culture

More Grammy Nominations ‘Show Depth, Breadth’ of MTSU Alumni, Faculty Expertise

MTSU faculty and alumni are once again in illustrious company for their roles in musical performances nominated for the 54th Grammy Awards, which will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 12.

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Thu February 2, 2012
Arts & Culture

Sandra Day O'Connor to Visit and Present Lecture at MTSU

Justice O’Connor visits MTSU Feb. 8 for special lecture

 By MTSU News and Media Relations

Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor will help MTSU celebrate its Centennial year during a special visit on Wednesday, Feb. 8, as part of the University’s renowned Windham Lecture Series.

Justice O’Connor will present her free public lecture at 6:30 p.m. in the Hinton Music Hall inside MTSU’s Wright Music Building.

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Wed February 1, 2012
Arts & Culture

MTSU's School of Music Collaborates with Authentic Ireland Cultural Enrichment Organization

Step lively to attend MTSU’s first Irish Music Day Feb. 11

EDITORIAL CONTACT: Dr. Jessica Dunnavant,

MURFREESBORO—Feeling a need for a bit of music from the auld sod? Then don’t miss the first Irish Music Day on Saturday, Feb. 11, on the MTSU campus!

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