Category Archives: Events

Movement ‘68: Honoring 50 Years of Black Student Protests at MTSU

Written by Sarah Calise, Archivist The Albert Gore Research Center is excited to announce the start of Movement ‘68. What is Movement ‘68? It is a series of events and projects centered on the many waves of black student protests at MTSU … Continue reading

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Bringing Congress to Campus

Written by Sarah Calise, Archivist On Monday and Tuesday of this week, the Albert Gore Research Center hosted two distinguished guests from Congress: Ron Sarasin, who represented Connecticut’s District 5 from 1973-1979, and Glenn Nye, who represented Virginia’s District 2 … Continue reading

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Civil Rights Leader speaks at MTSU for Constitution Day

Written by Julie Maresco, Graduate Assistant and Donna Baker, University Archivist On September 14, 2016,  the Albert Gore Research Center closed in order for staff and students to hear Civil Rights leader Diane Nash speak. Ms. Nash was the primary … Continue reading

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Travel Grants for Study or Meeting Attendence from Association of the Centers for the Study of Congress

The Albert Gore Research Center is an institutional member of the Association of the Centers for the Study of Congress (ACSC), an organization that promotes the preservation and use of materials related to both houses of Congress, as a body, … Continue reading

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Data Privacy Day: A Few Thoughts From An Archvist/Cybersecurity Professional

by Jim Havron, Archivist Data Privacy Day, known as Data Protection Day in Europe, is “celebrated” by 49 different countries on January 28th each year. In the United States, programs are led by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) with … Continue reading

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Society of Tennessee Archivists Offers Scholarship to Attend 2016 Statewide Preservation Meeting

The Society of Tennessee Archivists (STA) will offer a single education scholarship to allow a student to attend its joint meeting with the Tennessee Association of Museums (TAM) and the Tennessee Preservation Trust (TPT) to be held in Nashville March … Continue reading

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AGRC at 11th Annual Meeting of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

By Jim Havron, Archivist and Oral History Projects Coordinator Although it is a bit hot and humid in Columbia, South Carolina at this time of the year, it was still a pleasure for me to attend the 11th annual meeting … Continue reading

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