High-Tech Robots Designed in Murfreesboro Could Change Factory Landscapes Nationwide and Solve Workforce Issues

Sep 24, 2021 at 03:08 pm by WGNS

High-tech robots are being studied and developed in Murfreesboro, which could change factory landscapes all over the country. A program that is underway now at MTSU, aims to.... Read More

After decade away from classroom, student veteran nears degree with new outlook

Sep 24, 2021 at 10:49 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A United States Navy veteran will graduate in December after returning to MTSU to finish his degree.Logan Stepp, who graduated high school and.... Read More

MTSU Career Development Center provides ‘holistic’ gateway to students, alumni readying for workforce

Sep 23, 2021 at 10:03 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Beka Crocket, director of MTSU’s Career Development Center, wishes more True Blue students took advantage of the many tools and res.... Read More

UPDATE: Rutherford County Still Aims to Study Proposed Purchase of Old State Farm Building to use as a Dispatch Center, Forensic Center and Morgue

Sep 22, 2021 at 11:27 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY) - UPDATE: Earlier this year, the Rutherford County Commission voted to move forward with intentions of buying the State Farm building at the intersection.... Read More

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Artist Closes his "Studio S" Art Studio After 50-Years - Selling Beautiful Pieces

Sep 22, 2021 at 09:24 pm by WGNS

As reported in April, Studio S in Murfreesboro is closing after being a staple in the art community for the past 50-years, according to Lewis Snyder.Stories like this are toug.... Read More

MTSU art alumni, faculty help create unique 2-color prints for Todd Gallery show, sale through Oct. 9

Sep 22, 2021 at 07:54 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University's art and design alumni and faculty are putting their work on the block and on display in the Todd.... Read More

MTSU makes Princeton Review’s best colleges list for third straight year

Sep 21, 2021 at 03:02 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University returned to The Princeton Review’s annual list of the nation’s best colleges for a third consecu.... Read More

MTSU ‘a dream come true’ for student from Brazil nearing spring graduation

Sep 21, 2021 at 09:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Mariana de Aruajo Bryan was without a doubt the only person in her senior class in high school to put MTSU’s logo under her name as her.... Read More

MTSU Joins host Scott Walker to talk about new plans at the Department of Engineering Technology, a $1-million grant to reduce opioid abuse and MTSU Write

Sep 20, 2021 at 08:55 am by WGNS

SEGMENT ONE – 8:10 a.m. GUESTS: Dr. Ken Currie, professor and new chair of the Department of Engineering Technology TOPIC: His new role and plans for the department C.... Read More

Commentary: Introspection in news and in ourselves

Sep 18, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

Commentary: Do people have the ability to look at themselves and examine their wrongs or rights with a critical eye? One MTSU professor has something to say on the subject.... Read More

Public Invited: "Immigration Law" at MTSU 3PM This Monday

Sep 18, 2021 at 07:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  “Immigration, Law and Local Consequences: Current Issues for Immigrants and Refugees in Rutherford County” is set for 3&nb.... Read More

MTSU's Baldwin Gallery exhibit showcases effort to preserve Baltimore’s architectural history

Sep 16, 2021 at 01:18 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A Maryland-based photographer and archivist is bringing his eye for detail to MTSU's renowned Baldwin Photographic Gallery .... Read More

MTSU Board of Trustees endorses second effort to get state OK for removal of Forrest Hall name

Sep 15, 2021 at 02:10 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously Tuesday to support efforts to gain permission from the state to.... Read More

MTSU celebrates concrete, construction building progress with topping-out ceremony

Sep 14, 2021 at 02:21 pm by WGNS

PHOTO: MTSU students sign the ceremonial final beam to be placed at the top of the School of Concrete and Construction Management building Tuesday, Sept. 14, in the Bragg Park.... Read More

Singer-songwriter finds inspiration, degree at MTSU after 7 years away from college

Sep 13, 2021 at 07:00 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — One of the biggest hesitations an adult has when re-enrolling at a college or university is whether their prior credits will transfer. But, be.... Read More

MTSU Blackout Game Set for October 2nd

Sep 13, 2021 at 09:35 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The 2021 Annual Blackout game will be Oct. 2 against the Marshall Thundering Herd, with kickoff scheduled at 6 p.m. on Stadium.The official Mi.... Read More

MTSU sets off fireworks for Constitution’s 234th anniversary with week of experts, readings, historic texts

Sep 10, 2021 at 02:02 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University is ready to set off a few fireworks of civic inspiration and information with its week of special.... Read More

MTSU chemistry professor serves as ‘catalyst’ to land two federal research grants

Sep 08, 2021 at 05:45 pm by WGNS

Photo: Keying Ding, Middle Tennessee State University associate chemistry professor, left, works with her research assistant and MTSU graduate student Katelynn Farmer on a che.... Read More

COMMENTARY: History Learned and History that Failed to Sink-In

Sep 07, 2021 at 02:49 pm by WGNS

Opinion: The lessons we learn in history, or perhaps the lessons we fail to learn throughout history... Either way, MTSU Professor Larry Burriss has his thoughts on this topic.... Read More

More Caves in Rutherford County and Throughout Tennessee than Any Other State in the U.S.

Sep 07, 2021 at 07:49 am by WGNS

Hear the entire interview about caves in Rutherford County and throughout Tennessee by WGNS’ Action Line Host Bart Walker with guest Dr. Mark Abolins, a Geosciences Prof.... Read More