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OccupyMurfreesboro General Assembly

OccupyMurfreesboro held their second general assembly of members, to discuss plans of an upcoming Nov. 4th demonstration/rally on the Murfreesboro Square Bank of America.

Pumkinfest Loud Mouth, Franklin Tn

Franklin Police trying to defuse the situation

Pumpkinfest, Franklin Tn

Pumpkinfest, Franklin Tn

Risk Management Committee – October 27, 2011

Extreme Mustang Makeover takes center stage at MTSU’s Tennessee Miller Coliseum

Few symbols of the wild American West are more representative than the sheer beauty of wild mustangs. These rugged horses still roam public lands in the Southwest, and they were brought to MTSU’s Tennessee Miller Coliseum Oct. 21-23 as part of the famous Extreme Mustang Makeover. For three months, the wild mustangs, previously untouched by [...]

MTSU Football visits Project HELP

Blue Raider football players took a timeout from coursework and practice to carve pumpkins with the children at Project HELP Learn more about Project HELP here

Board of Education – October 26, 2011


Board of Zoning Appeals – October 26, 2011


Health & Education Committee – October 25, 2011

MTSU launches 2011 Employee Giving Campaign

Celebrating its 100th year of serving the community, MTSU kicked off “100% for the 100th,” its 2011 Employee Charitable Giving Campaign, on Oct. 25, 2011. The University has set a 100 percent employee-participation goal for this year’s community-services fundraising effort. To learn more about the campaign, visit

Board of Education Work Session – October 25, 2011

Public Safety Committee – October 24, 2011


Planning Commission – October 24, 2011


Haunted Murfreesboro Tour

By Jaime Welsh, Videographer


AccuWeather Warnings to add precision to MTSU tornado alerts

Beginning Friday, Oct. 21, Middle Tennessee State University will use technology from AccuWeather to issue tornado-warning alerts. AccuWeather, a private company with a team of meteorologists that provides customized and site-specific weather warnings for universities and businesses across the nation, uses the latest in geographic information systems-mapping technology to monitor and pinpoint severe weather patterns [...]

“Secret Sisters” Laura Rogers Revisits MTSU Songwriting Class

MTSU 2009 graduate Laura Rogers revisits songwritting class to take time off from worldwide tour and share her advice with students.

Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

MTSU, Discovery Center warn public about childhood poison dangers. MTSU is partnering with the Discovery Center at Murfree Spring in Murfreesboro to educate local residents about the dangers and prevention of childhood lead poisoning.

County Commission – October 13, 2011


Center for Public Integrity, Sandy Johnson

Sandy Johnson, managing editor for politics and government at the Center for Public Integrity in Washington, DC, delivered a lecture on “Uncovering Corruption: Tracking the Special Interest Money That is Making Washington Ungovernable” on Oct. 12 at MTSU. Her lecture is part of the Seigenthaler Speaker Series, sponsored by the Seigenthaler Chair of Excellence in [...]