Stories, News and More: MTSU’s School of Journalism and Strategic Media Celebrates 50 Years of History

Apr 12, 2024 at 05:48 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University's School of Journalism and Strategic Media is celebrating its 50th year of teaching students reporti.... Read More

MTSU Chef Whips Up Award-winning Dish for Regional Culinary Competition

Apr 11, 2024 at 06:14 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University chef Mike Wojciechowski has combined his passion for cooking with his penchant for competitio.... Read More

‘Saddle Up’ for Fun, Good Cause at April 20th ACE Learning Center Fundraiser

Apr 10, 2024 at 04:26 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Mark your calendars for the 17th annual “Saddle Up” FUN-draiser event on Saturday, April 20, to support Middle T.... Read More

Clocking Out and the Importance of Redefining Work Boundaries in the Home

Apr 09, 2024 at 12:34 am by WGNS News

  Commentary: In today's media commentary, the implications of sending and responding to after-hours emails and other communication are highlighted as things that have n.... Read More

Be Safe As You View Eclipse This Monday!

Apr 06, 2024 at 08:11 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN – The total eclipse of the sun will take place here during the mid-day hour on Monday, April 8, 2024. Although middle Tennessee is not directly alo.... Read More

Media Commentary by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss: A Landmark Concert and Civil Rights Moment

Apr 04, 2024 at 09:35 am by WGNS News

  Commentary: Two significant events in the history of African American performers and media controversy take place next week. Firstly, they discuss Marian Anderson's ic.... Read More

MTSU Astronomers to Open Observatory April 8 for Eclipse / Rutherford Co. Schools Closed and Murfreesboro City Schools Open for Eclipse

Apr 01, 2024 at 06:19 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A Middle Tennessee State University Department of Physics and Astronomy faculty member will open the MTSU Observatory for.... Read More

Public Invited To Lecture on Palestine at MTSU

Mar 30, 2024 at 10:18 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN - A call for justice in Palestine will be the topic of the spring Applied Philosophy Lyceum hosted by Middle Tennessee State University’s Philosoph.... Read More

April 1 Alert: MTSU Tornado Siren Test

Mar 29, 2024 at 02:00 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - As April kicks off, Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) gears up for its monthly tornado siren test, scheduled for April 1, 2024, at 11:20 a.m. Weather.... Read More

MTSU to host LGBT Plus College Conference April 4-6 on Campus

Mar 27, 2024 at 08:28 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — “Standing Strong” for diversity and inclusion is the focus of the 2024 LGBT Plus College Conference, set for Thursday-Sa.... Read More

Unmasking the Princess Commentary and a Look at Photo Editing, Media Scrutiny and People

Mar 27, 2024 at 04:03 pm by WGNS News

OPINION: In today’s media commentary, MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss discusses Princess Kate and the recent media scrutiny over the controversy surrounding a.... Read More

New Soccer Program Launches in Murfreesboro, Offering Developmental Programs for Kids

Mar 25, 2024 at 07:43 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN– New Soccer Program Launches in Murfreesboro, Offering Developmental Fun for Kids A new opportunity for young soccer enthusiasts and youngsters who h.... Read More

Breaking Barriers: MTSU Unveils Affordable American Sign Language Telecourse for All Learners

Mar 18, 2024 at 05:33 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - MTSU's Center for Accelerated Language Acquisition (CALA) has unveiled an empathetic approach to language learning with its latest offering: an American Sig.... Read More

MTSU: Special Library Exhibit, Core Classes for Students and Alumni Involvement

Mar 18, 2024 at 09:15 am by WGNS News

  SEGMENT ONE GUESTS: Susan Martin, Special Collections librarian at the James E. Walker Library, and Susan Hanson, Special Collections curator TOPIC: Walker Libra.... Read More

📺 Lady Raiders set to face Louisville in the first round of the NCAA Tournament

Mar 17, 2024 at 08:51 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Lady Raiders are going dancing in the NCAA Tournament: Middle Tennessee is set to travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for the first.... Read More

MTSU to Host renowned Anti-Human Trafficking Speaker Celia Williamson

Mar 13, 2024 at 06:23 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University will host author and social justice advocate Celia Williamson for a public lecture on March 2.... Read More

Grant Writing Brunch at MTSU March 29

Mar 13, 2024 at 04:36 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs is hosting a grant-writing community brunch to share some food and opportunities with grant-funded facul.... Read More

MTSU to Hold March 19 Board of Trustees Meeting - AI Use and Rule Changes

Mar 12, 2024 at 03:57 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN - Middle Tennessee State University's Board of Trustees are scheduled to convene for committee meetings on Tuesday, February 27, at the Miller Education Cente.... Read More

Author and Advocate Celia Williamson Shines Light on Human Trafficking Crisis

Mar 12, 2024 at 03:26 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) is organizing a public lecture featuring author and social justice advocate Celia Williamson on March 20, coincidin.... Read More

Commentary by MTSU Professor: Complexities of Color Perception and Debate's Over the Color of Soap

Mar 11, 2024 at 07:14 am by WGNS News

COMMENTARY - Exploring a bar of soap, with the question of... “What's the true color of the soap?” If you highlight the soap with a black light, the color.... Read More