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MTSU forges partnership with the Grammy Museum

LOS ANGELES — MTSU wrapped up its trip to Southern California and the Grammys in February by announcing an educational partnership with the Grammy Museum, one the nation’s top educational venues devoted to the music industry.

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MTSU meets alumni and industry leaders at Grammys

  HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — MTSU made its presence known in Southern California in February, reconnecting with area alumni and sponsoring the first of two Americana concerts before the Grammys.

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Damien Horne premieres SHINE on MTSU campus

Most people know Damien Horne as a local singer/songwriter around town. But if you’ve been fortunate enough to hear him speak (which he does across the country at Boys & Girls Clubs, through the Salvation Army and via upcoming TED Talks and SXSW in the spring), then you’ve probably heard at least some of his […]

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“The Songwriters” premieres, thanks to MTSU know-how

The College of Media and Entertainment is pulling all hands into a new project with Nashville Public Television and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

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Adams’ Appalachian photos archived at Baldwin Gallery

Award-winning environmental portrait photographer Shelby Lee Adams is creating a special archive at MTSU of his works that explore rural Appalachian family life.

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Pants on Fire! Bill Adair of PolitiFact on Feb. 2

Bill Adair, founder of PolitiFact, spoke on the future and relevance of fact-checking at MTSU on Thursday, Feb. 2.

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Gluckstein’s DIGNITY exhibit honors indigenous peoples

  DIGNITY is on exhibit at the Baldwin Photographic Gallery, beginning Feb. 1.

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Pete Fisher

Fisher headed to Cali as CEO of Academy of Country Music

MTSU alumnus Pete Fisher left his executive position with the Grand Ole Opry Jan. 30 to become CEO of the California-based Academy of Country Music.

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Mikki Rose

Mikki Rose, a college alumna and animator extraordinaire

The Golden Compass, an Academy Awarding-winning film for Best Visual Effects, gained a lot of critic attention.

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Kathy Mattea shares music and world perspectives

College of Media and Entertainment student and aspiring country music artist Hunter Wolkonowski of Winchester, Tennessee, knew that singer-songwriter Kathy Mattea was coming to give a guest lecture in late November.

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WMOT-FM broadcasts Gatlinburg fire-relief concert

The College of Media and Entertainment’s WMOT-FM/Roots Radio and Center for Popular Music Director Greg Reish participated last month in a concert to help Gatlinburg, Tennessee, recover from November’s devastating wildfires.

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Recording Industry ranked again by Hollywood Reporter

Once again, MTSU’s Department of Recording Industry is listed in The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Top 25 Music Schools.

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