Arts & Culture

3:57pm

Mon October 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU to Host 2014 Women in Higher Education in Tennessee Conference

Networking, brainstorming and the presentation of awards will be just some of the facets of this year’s Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET) conference at MTSU.

“College Completion: Women in Higher Education Moving the Needle” is the theme of the 34th annual gathering, which is slated for Oct. 9-10 in the Student Union.

Dr. MaryLou Apple, president of Motlow State Community College and presidential adviser to WHET, will lead a panel discussion titled “Leadership and College Completion” from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9.

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3:51pm

Mon October 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

Heath Opens MTSU Jazz Artist Series Oct. 20 with Tribute to Sax Great Jacquet

Illinois Jacquet

Tenor saxophonist Jimmy Heath will join the MTSU Jazz Ensemble I and MTSU jazz faculty to open the 2014-15 MTSU Jazz Artist Series Monday, Oct. 20, with “A Tribute to Illinois Jacquet.” 

Tickets for the Oct. 20 concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m. in Hinton Hall inside MTSU’s Wright Music Building, are $10 for the public. You can find a printable campus map at http://tinyurl.com/MTSUParkingMap14-15.

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3:44pm

Mon October 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

Holocaust Survivor, Watergate Journalist Harry Rosenfeld to Speak at MTSU Oct. 8

Harry Rosenfeld

From the war-torn streets of Berlin to the monument-lined streets of Washington, D.C., Harry Rosenfeld has been an eyewitness to history.

The survivor of Nazi Germany and former managing editor of The Washington Post’s metro desk during the Watergate scandal will recall anecdotes from his fascinating life in “From Kristallnacht to Watergate,” a free and open event, at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, in the State Farm Lecture Hall of MTSU’s Business and Aerospace Building.

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3:29pm

Mon October 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

Forensic Pathologist to Lecture on October 21st at 6:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public

William M. Bass Legends in Forensic Science Lectureship presents:

Dr. Michael Baden, forensic pathologist

Out of the Grave:  Case Studies in Decomposition and Exhumation

Tuesday, October 21, 6:30 p.m.

Student Union Ballroom

For more information, please visit www.csimtsu.com.

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3:26pm

Mon October 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU, Sony/ATV Nashville Introduce ‘All Access’ for Talented Students

Beverly Keel, Chair of MTSU’s Department of Recording Industry in the College of Mass Communication

A new partnership between Sony/ATV Music Publishing Nashville and MTSU’s Department of Recording Industry will allow students to submit two of their songs directly to Sony/ATV’s creative team.

Sony/ATV will then select a number of students to perform two more songs at a live showcase.

“We are constantly searching for new writers and writer/artists,” said Troy Tomlinson,

. “The ‘All Access’ program is designed to make access to industry professionals easy and rewarding for talented students.”

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