MTSU lunar rover team earns coveted ‘Neil Armstrong Best Design Award’ from NASA

Sep 08, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

The 2019-20 MTSU Experimental Vehicles Program lunar rover teams couldn’t compete along with the elite international field at the 2020 NASA Human Explorer.... Read More

Blue Raiders fall to Army in opener

Sep 05, 2020 at 04:43 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee's first trip to West Point, New York to take on Army didn't go as the Blue Raiders had hoped. The Black Knights (1-0) controlled the game with its tough.... Read More

Racial justice protests and First Amendment are focus of MTSU's free Sept. 16 virtual event

Sep 05, 2020 at 09:08 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU is welcoming a history scholar, a working journalist and a First Amendment expert Wednesday, Sept. 16, for a fre.... Read More

Decorated veteran headlines virtual 9/11 Remembrance at MTSU

Sep 04, 2020 at 09:31 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Decorated veteran and Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority president and CEO Doug Kreulen will be the guest speaker for the sixth annual Middle.... Read More

Student Success’s virtual Scholars Academy Summer Institute jump-starts college for freshmen

Sep 02, 2020 at 10:56 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Justin Williams began his freshman year in college at Middle Tennessee State University on Monday, Aug. 24.However, the interac.... Read More

MTSU closes Sept. 7 for Labor Day holiday; campus reopens Sept. 8

Sep 02, 2020 at 06:15 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, for the Labor Day Holiday. All business and department offices will be closed and no classes will be.... Read More

MTSU Professor on Melania Trump’s green dress (AUDIO)

Aug 31, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

The topic of Melania Trump’s green dress at the Republic National Convention has gained a lot of attention. One MTSU Professor has his say on the dress in the media.&nbs.... Read More

Give red, white and ‘True Blue’ blood Sept. 10 at MTSU ‘Battle of the Branches’

Aug 28, 2020 at 09:38 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU wants to help the local American Red Cross chapter save lives in an all-American “True Blue” way again this year in a campus- and.... Read More

MTSU Honors College dean receives national Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award

Aug 27, 2020 at 03:48 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU Honors College Dean John R. Vile is the 2020-22 recipient of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award.Vile, Honors dean since 2008, ea.... Read More

MTSU Honors College doubles up with fall ‘Civic Virtue,’ ‘Images and Icons’ lecture series

Aug 25, 2020 at 09:19 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — For the first time, the MTSU Honors College will have two lecture series — by remote delivery — in the same semester.&ld.... Read More
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MTSU Re-Opening Day of Classes (Photos of the first day back to campus for college students)

Aug 24, 2020 at 04:30 pm by WGNS

MTSU’s fall classes began Monday (8/24/20) with a mix of in-person, online and hybrid classes. Masks and face coverings are required inside all buildings and social dist.... Read More

UPDATED W/ Audio: The first baseball game to hit the airwaves was 99 years ago this month

Aug 24, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

The first radio broadcast baseball game was 99 years ago this month. Did they ever have to social distance during the games that took place almost 100 years ago? With more, he.... Read More

Acclaimed microbiology researcher Farone earns MTSU’s Career Achievement Award; 11 more professors saluted for teaching, service

Aug 21, 2020 at 03:47 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Joking that even though she’s a “lab rat” who often savors the solitude of her research, MTSU biology professor Mary Farone ackno.... Read More

Perfect Storm Commentary: Coronavirus, Politics and Baseball

Aug 19, 2020 at 05:34 pm by WGNS

Are we in the midst of a perfect storm: the corona virus, political campaigns and baseball? With more, here is MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss...

New, returning MTSU students move in with health protocols in place

Aug 19, 2020 at 04:58 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Assisted by family and friends, Nevaeh Carter and Simone Edmondson found themselves “excited but nervous” as they arrived at the MTSU c.... Read More

MTSU students begin moving in to campus dorms starting Aug. 19 under strict COVID protocols, reduced occupancy

Aug 18, 2020 at 09:46 am by WGNS

Wednesday (8/19/2020) morning is the first day that new and returning MTSU students will move-in to their assigned university dorm buildings. Of course, this year that move in.... Read More

A look into CRIME, Untold Stories, COVID-19 and More with Guest from MTSU / Host WGNS' Scott Walker

Aug 17, 2020 at 09:10 am by Producer

SEGMENT ONE: LIVE and on phone GUEST [BY PHONE]: Dr. Louis Kyriakoudes, director of the Albert Gore Research Center He is the man who has agreed to accept the gift of th.... Read More

A look into CRIME, Untold Stories, COVID-19 and More with Guest from MTSU / Host WGNS' Scott Walker

Aug 17, 2020 at 09:09 am by Producer

SEGMENT ONE: LIVE and on phone GUEST [BY PHONE]: Dr. Louis Kyriakoudes, director of the Albert Gore Research Center He is the man who has agreed to accept the gift of th.... Read More

MTSU's Convocation 5PM Aug. 22nd

Aug 15, 2020 at 11:13 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The physician who made public the water crisis in Flint, Michigan is the speaker at MTSU's convocation at 5:00PM on Saturday, August 22, 2020. It will be h.... Read More

MTSU: Dec. 1 deadline to apply, qualify for guaranteed scholarships

Aug 11, 2020 at 04:12 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University awards an array of guaranteed academic merit scholarship opportunities to firs.... Read More