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    • Gore, Bass bring Scope Week talks

    • 1964-03-11
    • Al Gore, Sr. and Ross Bass spoke at Middle Tennessee State College's SCOPE week
    • Gore, Albert, 1907-1998; Bass, Ross, 1918-; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Weeks' starting salary protested

    • 1989-4-12
    • A Sidelines article about an MTSU faculty organization filing a complaint "charging that the hiring of Terry Weeks, 1988 National Teacher of the Year, was inconsistent with faculty policy"
    • College teachers; College teachers--Selection and appointment; College teachers--Salaries, etc.; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • MTSU Greek history traced

    • 1968-02-19
    • Traces MTSU's Greek system, particularly relating to the fraternities, back to 1961. Also discusses policies set by the Inter-Fraternity Council and Rush Orientation
    • Greek letter societies; College students; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "It's getting 'drafty' here"

    • 1967-11-07
    • Provides details of how MTSU's Graduate School would be affected by the new draft law
    • Draft; United States. Selective Service System; Graduate students; Women; Veterans--Education; Council of Graduate Schools in the United States; Middle Tennessee State University
    • VA to donate land to MTSU

    • 1966-02-13
    • An article about the local Veteran's Administration hospital's plan to donate surplus land to MTSU
    • Land titles--Registration and transfer; United States. Dept. of Veterans Affairs; Agriculture; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Homecoming history

    • 1965-11-09
    • This article describes MTSU's history of homecomings, which began in 1925, the same year the school became known as Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Homecoming; Middle Tennessee State University--History; Middle Tennessee State University; Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae
    • Constitution revamp continues in ASB

    • 1966-03-01
    • Call's article describes the proposed Associated Student Body constitutional changes (Replacing the word "college" with University, allowing women and juniors to run for A.S.B. president, and raising the GPA required to run) and the arguments that...
    • Student government; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • "It really happened..."

    • 1965-11-02
    • Details the experiences of women at Middle Tennessee State Normal School; written in response to the double standards placed on MTSU co-eds
    • Women college students; Middle Tennessee State Normal School--History; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Terry Weeks, 1988 National Teacher of the Year

    • 1988-4-12
    • An editorial in support of Terry Weeks winning the 1988 National Teacher of the Year Award
    • Social science teachers; Middle school teachers; Central Middle School (Murfreesboro, Tenn.)
    • Phi Epsilon was first MTSU chartered frat

    • 1968-02-19
    • This issue of Sidelines focused on fraternities at MTSU. The article discusses the first MTSU fraternity, Phi Epsilon, and the activities they had participated in and awards they had won. Includes pictures of David Kious, the president of Phi...
    • Greek letter societies; College students; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Viet Nam support petition

    • 1965-12-14
    • MTSU, under ASB President Bert Wakeley, headed a state-wide petition effort in universities to show support of Johnson's Vietnam war policies. MTSU's petition was more than thirty-five feet long
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Public opinion; Petitions; Middle Tennessee State University
    • MTSU to lead drive for Viet Nam support

    • 1965-12-07
    • MTSU's student body president coordinated a Vietnam support petition which was circulated at other Tennessee colleges and universities. The article also discusses a student body president meeting to be held in Nashville to present the petitions to...
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Petitions; College students--Political activity; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "Board Named to Select New President"

    • 1968-05-16
    • After President Quill E. Cope's resignation, a board had to be named to find his successor. This newspaper clipping includes quotes from Cope's resignation speech. Cope was the fourth MTSU president; he was leaving MTSU to return to teaching at the...
    • Cope, Quill Evan; Resignation; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Commencement invitation, 1915

    • 1915
    • An invitation and envelope for the May/June 1915 commencement period; includes the class roll
    • Invitation cards; Commencement ceremonies; Middle Tennessee State Normal School
    • Dromgoole literary society, 1916

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    • Dromgoole Literary Society, one of the earliest organizations on campus, reportedly named for a local writer
    • Literature--Societies, etc.; College students; Middle Tennessee State Normal School; Dromgoole, Will Allen, 1860-1934
    • Class of 1915

    • 1915
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School Class of 1915
    • College seniors; Middle Tennessee State Normal School
    • Class of 1916

    • 1916
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School Class of 1916
    • College seniors; Middle Tennessee State Normal School
    • Group photograph, 1914

    • 1914
    • Group photograph in front of Kirksey Old Main, the former Administration Building, taken in 1914
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School

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