Scholars Week 2018 - Schedule of Events

Monday, March 19

College of Education (COE) Scholars Day
3/19/18 UPDATE (12:55 p.m.): Monday evening's COE events are canceled due to the threat of inclement weather.
COE Poster Presentations, 3:30-5:15 p.m., COE 164 [PDF flyer - Call for Abstract Proposals] Submission deadline: March 5, 2018. 
COE Distinguished Scholar's Session, Guest speaker: Dr. Emily Phillips Galloway (Vanderbilt University), "Emergent Bilinguals and Complex Text" 5:30 p.m., COE 160 [PDF flyer - Galloway]

Tuesday, March 20

College of Basic and Applied Sciences Scholars Day - Poster Session. Schedule and registration information is available online. Submission deadline: March 16.

Wednesday, March 21

Scholars Week Keynote Speaker: Lecia Brooks (Director of Outreach, Southern Poverty Law Center), "The Rhetoric of Hate and the Art of Resistance," 7:00 p.m., KUC Theater, reception at 6:00 p.m. [Promotional Flyer - Brooks]
College of Liberal Arts Scholars Day 
- Talks, Panels, and Performances.
[PDF file - CLA program and schedule of events].
Department of Communication Studies and Organizational Communication Student Speech Contest  

Thursday, March 22

College of Media & Entertainment Scholars Day
Listening Night Encore
, 2:40-4:00 p.m., BRAGG 101
Documentary screening: Graham and Zeke by Prof. Allie Sultan
, 6:00 p.m., BRAGG 104
First Look Encore
, 6:30 p.m., BRAGG 104

Friday, March 23

Scholars Week University-Wide Poster Exposition
12:40 p.m. - 3:15 p.m (Judging 12:40-2:15; Awards at 3:00 p.m.), Student Union Ballroom  

Saturday, March 24

College of Behavioral and Health Sciences Scholars Day
TXDM Annual Runway Show, 3:00 p.m., Miller Education Center on Bell Street.
MTSU Student Chapter ASID/IIDA 2018 Interior Design Student Showcase, 5:00 p.m., Ted McWherter Learning Resource Center.

Wednesday, March 28

College of Business Scholars Day - Business Plan Competition Trade Show, 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. Atrium of New Student Union Building. Contact: Stacy Aaron (

March 26-April 12

Walker Library Poster Display - First-place winners of the University-wide poster event will be on display in the library's atrium.