Spring Showcase – Presented by the Alumni Relations Office

April 7 – 15

 

We invite you to attend numerous events on & around campus this April.
We will be constantly updating our events list so please check back here often!

We will have a complete list of classes for our “open classes” program,
along with more information about events that are being planned.

Open Classes
Several MTSU professors across campus are opening their classrooms
to alumni and the community. Open Classes give you an opportunity to observe today's classroom experience. Come back to campus to sit in on classes you find interesting.
Visit here to view available classes. RSVPs required to plan for seating.
Deadline for open class registration is April 5th.

 A Streetcar Named Desire Lecture
"Catching a 70 year old streetcar and why it still matters"
April 6; 5pm
Tucker Theatre
Lecture given by MTSU English Professor Robert Bray
Those attending the lecture will be given complimentary tickets to the 7pm show.

Actual Size, Not to Scale
A Studio Art Candidates, Bachelor of Fine Art Exhibition

April 4-13
Todd Art Gallery


Relay for Life

April 7; 6pm - Midnight
Wellness & Rec Center on campus
More information here.

Fifth Annual 1911 Society Luncheon
April 7; 11:30 a.m.
MT Center in Sam Ingram Building 
Honoring donor who, through their estate plans, have created planned
gifts benefitting MTSU, and donors who have supported MTSU
for 40 years or more.
RSVP to Gina Stanley

LGBT+ College Conference
April 7; 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Student Union Ballroom
More information here.

 MTSU Aerospace Department Alumni BBQ
April 7; 6pm, with remarks at 6:30pm
Donald McDonald Hangar at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport
RSVP online or call 1-800-533-6878 by April 5. 

A Streetcar Named Desire

April 6-9
Tucker Theatre on campus 
Alumni can enjoy a discounted ticket.
More information here.

 

Geosciences Department Open House
April 7
This event includes a cookout from 3pm - 6pm outside the Davis Science Building
followed by a group outing to the MTSU baseball game. 
The Strobel Lobby Annex will have poster presentations in the lobby.
Contact Karen Wolfe to RSVP.


Play Symposium
April 8
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
This year's theme is Play Culture. 
More information and registration info here.

 Veteran Alumni Tailgate & Baseball game
April 8; 2pm
Tailgate is in Floyd Stadium, 2nd level concourse facing the baseball field
Baseball game starts at 4pm
Complimentary tickets will be provided for veterans.
RSVP to Jennifer Brown
More information here.


MTSU School of Music

Visit their website.

Friday, April 7 - Matt Lund, faculty jazz recital, 7:30 pm

Saturday, April 8 – MTSU Chamber Orchestra, 8:00 pm

Monday, April 10 – Stones River Chamber Players, 7:30 pm

Tuesday, April 11 – MTSU Singers with Karrin Allyson,
Grammy Winning vocalist, 7:30 pm

Thursday, April 13 – MTSU Percussion Ensemble, 8:00 pm

 

Baldwin Photographic Gallery
Dana Gluckstein "DIGNITY" exhibit

 Friday Forum
Friday, April 7
Guest Speaker Nic Dugger
Founder of TNDV Television
1:00 p.m.
Bragg 103
Topic: Virtual Reality and 360 degree video in live television

MTSU Men’s Baseball

April 7-9 vs. Old Dominion University

April 11 vs. Belmont

April 13-15 vs. UAB

LGBT+ College Conference Awards Dinner
April 7
Student Union Ballroom
More information here.

 Panhellenic Easter Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 9
2pm - 4pm
President's Lawn
Free and open to the public

Alpha Delta Pi-Athlon: A unique triathlon challenge
April 9; 8am
MTSU Campus Recreation Center
Event information and specific bike/run course maps can be found here.


MTSU Annual Alumni Soccer Game
April 9; 1pm
Dean Hayes Stadium in Murfreesboro
MTSU Soccer alumni are invited to come back and enjoy a day of soccer nostalgia.
RSVP to Ashton Rhoden
Visit our Facebook page!.

William M. Bass
Legends in Forensic Science Lectureship 
Monday, April 10; 6:30 p.m.
Dr. Bob Mann
Student Union Ballroom
Free and open to the public
Dr. Bob Mann is a forensic anthropologist 
who has examined more than 4,000 ancient and 
modern human skeletons during his career including 
Jeffrey Dahmer's first victim, to the soldier in 
Vietnam's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, to
victims of the Pentagon plane crash on 9/11.

 Speaker
Monday, April 10
Guest Speaker Ross Jones
SEO Event
7:00 p.m.
Bragg 104
More information about this event here.

Senior Day

Tuesday, April 11

*Open to all graduating seniors in May & August
Celebrating May and August graduates!

Dietetics Alumni Showcase
(open classroom panel presentation)
Tuesday, April 11
Nutrition and Food Science 
Location - Ellington Human Sciences Building Room 112
3:30pm - 5pm
RSVP to Lisa Sheehan-Smith.

 

MTSU Women’s Softball

Wednesday, April 12 vs. Alabama State

Social Work Alumni Showcase
(open classroom panel presentation)
Thursday, April 13
Social Work 
James Union Building Dining Room C
1pm - 3pm

Criminal Justice Alumni Showcase
(open classroom panel presentation)
Wednesday, April 13
Criminal Justice Administration 
Location - College of Education (COE) Room 164
11:15am - 12:30pm

BRAA Legends Golf Tournament
April 14
Indian Hill Golf Course in Murfreesboro
*Open to all former student athletes
Lunch will be at 11:30 am, golf starting at 1pm.
$55 per person/$125 for hole sponsorship
Contact Bethany Thurston to register.

Healthcare Alumni Showcase
(open classroom panel presentation)
Thursday, April 13
CBHS Advising and School of Nursing
Location - Cason Kennedy Nursing Building (CKNB) Room 116
2pm - 3:30pm


 Friday Night Star Party
April 14; 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Great American Eclipse at MTSU (Charles Higgins)
Newly remodeled Wiser-Patten Science Bldg, Room 102
MTSU Observatory Telescope viewing

 Friday Forum
Friday, April 14
Guest Speaker Matthew Pessoni
Emmy Award Winning Cinematographer
1:00 p.m.
Bragg 103

Experimental Vehicle Program Display
Friday, April 14; 1pm - 4:00pm
In front of the Tom Jackson Building
Learn more about the experimental vehicles here


Blue/White Spring Football Game

Saturday, April 15


Alpha Tau Omega Crawfish Boil
April 14; 1pm
Murphy Center Lawn
$10 per person includes all-you-can-eat crawfish and live music
all afternoon. Everyone is welcome! 

CBHS Alumni Golf Outing
Saturday, April 15; Tee Times from 8:00 a.m.
Old Fort Golf Club
Email Associate Dean, Dr. Scott Colclough to reserve.