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1:31pm

Wed March 14, 2012
Local

Lady Raiders to Play Vanderbilt in Opening Round of Women's NCAA Tournament

The Lady Raiders basketball team was invited to the women's NCAA tournament   and will head to Nashville to battle Vanderbilt on Sunday, March 18th.  The game has a scheduled tip-off of 4:10 cst.  Tickets are priced at $16 for all ages.  MTSU students can purchase tickets prior to Wednesday at noon for only $8.

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8:32am

Mon March 5, 2012
From mtsunews.com

MTSU Alternative-Fuels Researcher Ricketts plans Coast to Coast Trip on 10 Gallons of Gas

MTSU alternative fuels expert Dr. Cliff Ricketts firmly believes he can drive coast-to-coast on 10 gallons of gasoline or less.

Ricketts, a 35-year agriscience professor at MTSU, plans to put his research to the test in both 2012 and 2013.

Ricketts’ first quest to travel the approximately 2,532-mile distance from Tybee Island and Savannah, Ga., to Long Beach, Calif., will begin Sunday, March 4.

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8:39am

Thu March 1, 2012
Local

The Tennessean PARTNERS WITH MTSU

  

 

NASHVILLE -- The Tennessean announced today it will partner with Middle Tennessee State University to launch Brainstorm Nashville, a digital hub for civic engagement designed to foster community problem solving.

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9:20am

Tue February 28, 2012
From mtsunews.com

St. Rose, Ravenwood Capture Regional Science Olympiad Titles

MURFREESBORO — Teams from St. Rose of Lima School in Murfreesboro and Ravenwood High School in Franklin captured their respective B (middle school) and C (high school) Regional Science Olympiad championships on Feb. 25 at MTSU, Pat Patterson, coordinator of the event, said Feb. 27.

St. Rose, coached by Lori Klukowski, finished ahead of St. Henry School of Nashville in the middle-school category. Smyrna’s Stewarts Creek Middle School place third, Spring Hill Middle fourth and Winfree Bryant Middle School of Lebanon placed fifth.

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9:06am

Tue February 28, 2012
From mtsunews.com

MTSU Team Serves Up ‘Mixed Plate’ of debate Feb. 29

The rejuvenated MTSU Debate Team is welcoming the public to its annual "Mixed Plate Debate" on Wednesday, Feb. 29, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the State Farm Room of the University’s Business and Aerospace Building.

The event, open to the public, will split the team into three groups, each of which will represent one of the top candidates for the 2012 Republican nomination for president. The teams will then debate various political topics, defending their assigned candidates' own views onsubjects like war and the national budget.

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