Free Speech and Making the High School Cheer Squad

Jul 02, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

The freedom of free speech in America, the Supreme Court and high school cheerleaders - - what does all of this have in common? With more, here is MTSU Professor Larry Burri.... Read More

MTSU names aviation veteran new chair of Aerospace Department

Jul 01, 2021 at 09:42 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University has named experienced aviation professor Chaminda S. Prelis as the new chair of its nationally recognized De.... Read More

In-person Governor’s School gets young artists back into the swing of things at MTSU

Jul 01, 2021 at 09:11 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — After what 2020 and much of 2021 threw at them, this summer's round-the-clock Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts at .... Read More

With $6,500 stipend, MTSU researcher, student tackle Stones River Watershed diversity using next-gen sequencing techniques

Jun 30, 2021 at 08:18 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — They technically won’t start a nearly yearlong research project until July 1, but an MTSU biology researcher and an Honor.... Read More

MTSU survey: Tennessee consumers more optimistic heading into summer

Jun 28, 2021 at 01:26 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Outlook among Tennessee consumers has improved heading into the summer months, but the improvement was the result of two offsetting trends, ac.... Read More

MTSU student journalists’ summer ‘road trip’ offers unexpected storytelling adventures

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:34 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Students in MTSU’s School of Journalism and Strategic Media don’t need a passport to participate in a veteran journ.... Read More

State lawmaker ‘impressed with direction MTSU is taking’ during campus visit

Jun 25, 2021 at 04:54 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Tennessee House of Representatives Majority Leader William Lamberth recalls being a young legislator who helped push through a budge.... Read More

MTSU, Nashville State reaffirm joint True Blue Pathway to support students

Jun 25, 2021 at 11:58 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The presidents of Middle Tennessee State University and Nashville State Community College huddled recently to ensure the T.... Read More

Historical Commission Grants Help MTSU and the 5th Bedford County Courthouse

Jun 23, 2021 at 03:01 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Historical Commission, the State Historic Preservation Office, has announced 35 Federal Historic Preservation Fund (HPF) grants totaling over $929,515 awarded fo.... Read More

UPDATE: The Tennessee Housing Market

Jun 22, 2021 at 02:30 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Tennessee’s housing report data for the first quarter of 2021 show that “despite the slow economic recovery, the housing.... Read More

MTSU alumna Phillips makes history: first female named assistant distiller at Jack Daniel

Jun 22, 2021 at 10:47 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO Tenn. — Lexie Phillips has felt the influences … from her large family, several dozen of whom have worked at Jack Daniel Distillery; from c.... Read More

EDUCATION: Ascend Federal Credit Union Awards Members $12,000 to Continue Their Education

Jun 21, 2021 at 10:00 am by WGNS

For the nineteenth consecutive year, Ascend Federal Credit Union is helping its members reach their educational goals.“I’m pleased to report that we’re once.... Read More

MTSU's online options allow busy mom of 11 to return to college to pursue degree

Jun 17, 2021 at 01:26 pm by WGNS

Going back to college as an adult is all about balancing your time between work, a family, a social life, and school. For Julie Witt, a mother of 11 children, finding a way to.... Read More

‘Opportunities’ await MTSU pair named Maxine Smith Fellows

Jun 17, 2021 at 09:08 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University’s Brelinda Johnson and Daniel Green are among the 21 faculty and staff members from Tennesse.... Read More

MTSU faculty join team, partner with state Department of Education on $1M Tennessee Pathways research grant

Jun 15, 2021 at 08:49 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU has been named a partner institution on a nearly $1 million grant awarded to the state by the Institute of Education Sciences t.... Read More

National Security and Publications that Change Government Policy

Jun 14, 2021 at 11:29 am by WGNS

News stories that change laws and publications that damage national security. With more, here is MTSU Professor Larry Burriss…

More than 5,500 MTSU scholars recently worked their way onto spring 2021 dean’s list

Jun 14, 2021 at 10:52 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University recently congratulated the 5,505 students who appeared on the dean’s list&nbs.... Read More

MTSU One of the First in the COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge

Jun 11, 2021 at 10:59 am by WGNS

Middle Tennessee State University was one of the first colleges to sign up for the “COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge.”  Colleges are encouraged to engage st.... Read More

Approved: MTSU Board of Trustees Gives Greenlight to a 1.78% Tuition Increase for 2021-22

Jun 09, 2021 at 07:21 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday raised tuition and fees by 1.78% for the 2021-22 academic year —.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools Director earns third MTSU education degree

Jun 07, 2021 at 02:38 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — For MTSU alumnus Trey Duke, education was a calling.  From his first MTSU degree in education in 2003, his recent appointment t.... Read More