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    • American Negro

    • 1968-03-18
    • Discusses equality and sense of belonging in America
    • African Americans--Social conditions; Civil rights--United States; Racism--United States; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Fiftieth convocation salutes past and present

    • 1961-11-22
    • The text of the invocation and introductory speech given at Middle Tennessee State's 50th anniversary convocation on November 14, which honored alumni, faculty, and students
    • Anniversaries; College administrators; College teachers; College students; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Old Norm opens with 125

    • 1961-09-20
    • The front page of a simulated first issue of the school newspaper. Published as the first issue of Sidelines in the 1961-62 academic year to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the school's founding
    • College student newspapers and periodicals; Middle Tennessee State Normal School; 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;
    • There sure have been some changes made!

    • 1961-09-20
    • Between the summer semester and fall semester of 1961, there were several changes that took place at Middle Tennessee State College, including trees cut down, a new home for the infirmary, new streets and parking areas, and other small projects
    • Construction projects; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College
    • "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
    • "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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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;
    • 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
    • "Kennedy 'dissents' to 12,000 at Vanderbilt"

    • 1968-03-28
    • A review of a speech given by Robert Kennedy at Vanderbilt in March of 1968, taken from MTSU's Sidelines Newspaper
    • Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968; Presidential candidates; IMPACT Symposium (Vanderbilt University); Vietnam War, 1961-1975
    • 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
    • Massacre

    • 1946-08-07
    • Describes Hillary Martin's experience in the Battle of the Bulge, which earned him a Silver Star. Martin was a football player for MTSC in 1946
    • Martin, Hillary; Silver Star; Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans; Football players; Middle Tennessee State College
    • "Selects site for normal school"

    • 1910-2-11
    • After deliberations over seven locations for the school, the Tennessee Board of Education decides to purchase land in Murfreesboro to build Middle Tennessee State Normal School
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School;
    • Murfreesboro State

    • 1941-01-23
    • An editorial describing problems with changing the school's name to Tennessee State; the writer decided that "Murfreesboro State" would be the best option
    • Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Universities and colleges--Names
    • New course is offered in atomic age physics

    • 1958-10-01
    • MTSC offered a year-long course in atomic age physics, also available via television, to anyone who was interested
    • Nuclear physics; Physics--Study and teaching; Correspondence schools and courses; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Patty and Harrell

    • 1961-11-08
    • Dr. Robert Morris Patty (student in 1911) and Charlie Harrell (1961 ASB President) during the 50th Anniversary, from an issue of Sidelines
    • Patty, Robert Morris; Harrell, Charlie; Anniversaries; Middle Tennessee State College
    • YDC members interview Estes Kefauver

    • 1956-04-11
    • Several members of the Young Democratic Club met with presidential candidate Estes Kefauver when he visited Nashville. Pictured from left to right: Bob Brooks, George Gardner, Frank Gardner, James Daniel, Estes Kefauver, Dr. William Windham, Bill...
    • Presidential candidates; Democratic Party (U.S.); Political clubs; Middle Tennessee State College

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