Arts & Culture

9:38am

Mon December 9, 2013
Arts & Culture

Tennessee to Celebrate International Human Rights Day

Human Rights Day in Tennessee has become a time to celebrate the leaders of yesterday and recognize those taking up the torch for tomorrow, a time to look at battles won and lessons learned as well as to inspire the youth of today to do something about the state of the world tomorrow. It occurs each year on December 10th, and this year the celebration will take place at the Howard Office Building in the Sonny West Conference Center.

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9:36am

Mon December 9, 2013
Arts & Culture

‘Out of the Blue’ Filled with MTSU’s Gifts to Community

The December 2013 edition of "Out of the Blue," MTSU's video magazine, is a special year-end gift to the community, filled with stories about new research, educational developments and special events to be shared on- and off-campus.

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9:36am

Fri December 6, 2013
Arts & Culture

Robot And Chimpanzee: It's Evolution At Work

Originally published on Thu December 5, 2013 12:27 pm

Humans and chimpanzees — like this individual at a zoo in Australia — are animals who have evolved to forge extensive and elaborate social connections.
Lisa Maree Williams Getty Images

8:49am

Fri December 6, 2013
Arts & Culture

Needs More Alps: How Was 'The Sound Of Music Live'?

Originally published on Fri December 6, 2013 1:05 pm

Carrie Underwood as Maria, with (back, from left) Ella Watts-Gorman as Louisa, Michael Nigro as Friedrich, Ariane Rinehart as Liesl, Joe West as Kurt and (front, from left) Grace Rundhaug as Marta, Sophia Ann Caruso as Brigitta and Peyton Ella as Gretl, in NBC's live production of The Sound Of Music.
Will Hart NBC

Much like Sharknado and most presidential debates, NBC's The Sound Of Music on Thursday night caused Twitter to explode in a frenzy of arguing and counterarguing. It was charming! It was dreadful! It was liiiiiiiive!

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2:53pm

Thu December 5, 2013
Arts & Culture

MTSU Documentary on ‘Pa’s Fiddle’ PBS Concert Airs Statewide This Weekend

Pa's Fiddle project crew

Still wishing you could go behind the scenes of that all-star PBS concert special "Pa's Fiddle: The Music of America,” featuring tunes from the Laura Ingalls Wilder books?

Tennessee’s PBS stations are giving you a free all-access pass this weekend to "The Making of Pa's Fiddle,” a half-hour documentary on the 2012 event produced by MTSU Department of Electronic Media Communication students and EMC professor Tom Neff. 

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