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MTSU ROTC Building named After Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest to REMAIN Forrest Hall
MTSU ROTC Building named After Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest to REMAIN Forrest Hall

Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was known to have close ties to the original formation of the Ku Klux Klan, was also known for his battle tactics.

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Forrest Hall Vandalized
Forrest Hall Vandalized

MTSU's Forrest Hall was vandalized with spray paint.

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Tennessee Board of Regents Agrees to MTSU Forrest Hall Building Name Change
Tennessee Board of Regents Agrees to MTSU Forrest Hall Building Name Change

New Name? The Tennessee Board of Regents met on Friday morning (6/24/16) and agreed to MTSU's request for a name change to Forrest Hall.

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MTSU President Accepts Recommendation to Change the Name of Forrest Hall
MTSU President Accepts Recommendation to Change the Name of Forrest Hall

MTSU President Sidney A. McPhee on Thursday accepted the recommendation by the Forrest Hall Task Force to change the name of the building that houses the university's Army Reserve Officers Training Corps program.

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Panel Recommends Changing Name of Forrest Hall
Panel Recommends Changing Name of Forrest Hall

A 16-member committee recommended changing the name of Forrest Hall on the MTSU campus. This after much debate and five meetings. While there are certainly passionate feelings on both sides of the issue, one thing is for certain. It isn't over.

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MTSU Forrest Hall task force to hold final meeting Tuesday
MTSU Forrest Hall task force to hold final meeting Tuesday

The MTSU Forrest Hall task force will hold its final meeting Tuesday, April 19, at which it will decide its recommendation to the university's president regarding a possible name change to the ROTC building on campus.

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MTSU Forrest Hall Task Force Debate Suggestions for President McPhee
MTSU Forrest Hall Task Force Debate Suggestions for President McPhee

MTSU's Forrest Hall task force met Thursday night in the Sam Ingram building on campus to debate whether to recommend a name change for the ROTC building or take no action at all.

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ROTC Forrest Hall Task Force to Make Recommendation on Name Thursday
ROTC Forrest Hall Task Force to Make Recommendation on Name Thursday

The MTSU Forrest Hall task force will meet Thursday, April 14, at which it will discuss making a recommendation to the university's president regarding a possible name change to the ROTC building on campus.

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"Forrest Hall" Protesters Marched To Dr. McPhee's Home

A few dozen angry Forrest Hall name-change protesters marched to MTSU President McPhee's home Thursday night.

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Forrest Hall Task Force Sets Final Meeting
Forrest Hall Task Force Sets Final Meeting

The MTSU Forrest Hall task force has set a final public meeting at which it will review written and oral feedback from community organizations regarding a possible name change to the university's ROTC building.

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Final ROTC Forrest Hall Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Name Change
Final ROTC Forrest Hall Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Name Change

The MTSU Forrest Hall task force has set a final public meeting at which it will review written and oral feedback from community organizations regarding a possible name change to the university's ROTC building.

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A name change of a building or bridge may be harder in the future
A name change of a building or bridge may be harder in the future

Legislation sponsored by Sen. Bill Ketron, a member of MTSU's Forrest Hall Task Force, would make it more difficult to change the name of the university's ROTC building or to remove the Confederate general's bust from the state Capitol.

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open Forums for the Public to Discuss the Name of Forrest Hall on the MTSU Campus
open Forums for the Public to Discuss the Name of Forrest Hall on the MTSU Campus

Members of the task force considering whether to change the name of MTSU's Forrest Hall set Dec. 1 for the first of two open forums on the topic.

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Fifteen named to MTSU panel to study the naming of Forrest Hall
Fifteen named to MTSU panel to study the naming of Forrest Hall

Fifteen people, including state Sen. Bill Ketron and State Historian Carroll Van West, will serve as members of the task force that will consider whether to change the name of MTSU's Forrest Hall.

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MTSU Considering changing the name of Forrest Hall
MTSU Considering changing the name of Forrest Hall

MTSU President Sidney A. McPhee, in a statement released Wednesday, said it was "right and appropriate" to engage the university community on the name of Forrest Hall, the campus building that houses the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps program.

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