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‘MTSU On the Record’ Explores Gender Identity in Tweens with Professor’s New Novel

Two young women of color who dare to be different are in the spotlight on the next “MTSU On the Record” radio program.
12-Oct-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MTSU Cuts Ribbon on Professional Sales Lab to Train Business Majors [+Video]

Students in MTSU’s Jones College of Business now have access to an innovative sales laboratory that will allow them to hone their selling skills in their efforts to become ready-to-hire graduates.
17-Aug-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MTSU establishes new Data Science Institute to tackle emerging field of ‘big data’

The new MTSU Data Science Institute officially launched in mid-May with a mission to promote funded interdisciplinary research and develop public and private collaborations around the emerging field of “big data.”
1-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


MTSU POLL: Democrat Bredesen Leads GOP’s Blackburn in Open-Ended Race for U.S. Senate

Former Tennessee Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen holds a 10-percentage-point lead over Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn among state voters in a head-to-head contest for the seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, according to the...
5-Apr-2018 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

State Lawmakers Learn About MTSU Botanical Medicine Center’s Hemp Research

House Speaker Beth Harwell led a delegation of Tennessee legislators to campus Monday, Feb. 5, to learn more about Middle Tennessee State University’s Tennessee Center for Botanical Medicine Research and its ongoing studies with nonpsychotropic...
8-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

MTSU’s New Africana Studies Major First of Its Kind in Middle Tennessee Area

The new Africana Studies major at MTSU is the first of its kind in the region and the only one in Tennessee that provides the option of either a Bachelor of Arts degree or a Bachelor of Science degree.
21-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

MTSU Research to Increase Tennessee Farm Profit with USDA’s $148K ‘Green Gold’ Ginseng Grant

Middle Tennessee State University researchers will use the grant to experiment with ginseng. The effort is expected to improve farmers’ income across the state and conserve wild ginseng, which is considered an endangered species, in Tennessee.
21-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Oral History Association Selects MTSU for National Headquarters Location

In its 51st year, the Oral History Association has chosen MTSU for its headquarters and its co-chairs will be Louis Kyriakoudes, director of the university’s Albert Gore Research Center, and history professor Kris McCusker.
1-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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MTSU on the Record’ Examines U.S.-Russia Relations in Trump Era

With questions continuing to swirl around President Donald Trump’s attitude toward Russian President Vladimir Putin, the future of U.S.-Russia relations in the Trump administration is the focus of the next “MTSU On the Record” radio program.
22-Feb-2017 1:05 PM EST

MTSU Experts Weigh in on Election, Obama Legacy

MTSU faculty experts recently expressed themselves for national media outlets on several hot button topics, including various election-related issues and Russian perspectives on American politics.
16-Dec-2016 12:05 PM EST

MTSU Professor Discusses Legacy of Country Music Icon #Merlehaggard, Died Today at 79

6-Apr-2016 6:05 PM EDT

MTSU Constitutional law expert offers insights on Second Amendment, gun control debate (video)

7-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST

Green Economy Can Aid Environment, Reduce Poverty, Researcher Says

One MTSU political science professor says investing in a green economy will create jobs and a healthier environment, according to his research.
21-Aug-2009 1:00 PM EDT

Comparing New President Barack Obama to FDR: Is it Fair?

The Nov. 24, 2008, edition of TIME Magazine featured President-elect Barack Obama's face juxtaposed on Franklin D. Roosevelt's body, complete with confident beaming smile and cigarette holder. With experts describing the current national economy as...
9-Jan-2009 1:00 PM EST

Scientists/Professors Create Multidisciplinary Approach to Environmental Education

Environmental research at colleges and universities isn't just scientific anymore. Increasingly, scientists are taking an approach to their work that includes more than laboratory analysis. That is the concept behind CLEAR, or Collaborative...
22-Dec-2008 12:00 AM EST

Open Government Requires Participation, Says First Amendment Scholar

Although U.S. citizens can't vote on each individual issue or dilemma facing this nation, that's no excuse for Americans to refrain from participating in their own governance, declares Dr. Larry Burris, a First Amendment scholar and journalism...
12-Dec-2007 1:00 PM EST

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