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MTSU Quantum takes new leap with two NSF grants totaling $1M-plus

Middle Tennessee State University’s Quantum Science Initiative is taking more giant leaps with two new grants — totaling more than $1 million — from the National Science Foundation to expand research, education and inclusivity in quantum...
20-Feb-2024 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Presidential Succession Should Assure Party Continuity

Congress should change the current law to specify that the line of succession go from the vice president to the leader of the president’s party in the House whether this is the speaker of the House or the House minority leader. Similarly, if a...
19-Oct-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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MTSU’s Gore Center awarded grant to fund Brown v. Board of Education Oral History Project

Middle Tennessee State University’s Albert Gore Research Center has been awarded a $213,000 federal grant to fund the Brown v. Board of Education Oral History Project.
13-Oct-2023 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

MTSU management professor, associate provost codesign online course on COVID-19, diversity, civility

MTSU management professor Jackie Gilbert has spent years researching the topics of civility and bullying in the workplace and is building on that expertise with the development of a new online course addressing the unique challenges brought about by...
19-Apr-2023 1:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Quantum education emerges with unlimited potential at MTSU

The new field of quantum information science has been growing across the U.S. and around the globe, and now it has been developed for students and scholars to study at Middle Tennessee State University.
19-Apr-2023 1:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Free Speech Center at MTSU celebrates Rascals’ Felix Cavaliere Feb. 23 with award, free concert

The Free Speech Center at Middle Tennessee State University will present Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals with its Free Speech in Music Award Wednesday, Feb. 23, in Tucker Theatre on campus in a free public evening of...
26-Jan-2022 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Free Speech Center Offers Teachers Free Bill of Rights Guide for Constitution Week

The Free Speech Center at Middle Tennessee State University is offering teachers across the nation a new and free book to help them teach about the Bill of Rights on the upcoming Constitution Day on Sept. 17.
10-Sep-2021 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

MTSU Free Speech Center, Poynter Institute Collaborate on First Amendment Education

The initiative, which combines the Poynter Institute’s “Press Pass” program with the Free Speech Center’s “Lessons in Liberty,” will give educators timely and interactive classroom exercises designed to illuminate freedom of speech and...
9-Aug-2021 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Why has Polio returned to the U.S.? Author of “Constructing the Outbreak: Epidemics in Media and Collective Memory” Katherine Foss explains.

“For too long, we've falsely assumed that polio has been eradicated in the U.S.,” says Katherine Foss, a professor and associate director of the School of Journalism & Strategic Media at Middle Tennessee State University. However, no cases...
22-Aug-2022 4:05 PM EDT

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