April 21, 2010
Contact: Tom Tozer, 615-898-2919
GUBERNATORIAL FORUM AT MTSU TO BE AVAILABLE ONLINE
MURFREESBORO—Officials anticipate a good turnout for the gubernatorial forum on Thursday, April 29, from 7 to 8 p.m. in MTSU’s Murphy Center. However, for the convenience of those who are homebound or otherwise unable to attend in person, the forum also will be available live online.
For information on watching the webcast, please visit www.mtsu.edu and click on the “Gubernatorial forum to be webcast” link at the top of the “MTSU News and Headlines” section. The free public event is being underwritten, in part, by Farmers Insurance Group. Forum moderator will be John Seigenthaler, chairman emeritus of The Tennessean and holder of MTSU’s Chair of Excellence in First Amendment Studies. For those attending in person, the doors will open at 6 p.m.
Tickets are free to the event and may be picked up at the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce, the Rutherford County Election Commission office at 1 South Side Square, all MidSouth Bank offices and all Farmers Insurance locations throughout middle Tennessee.
While tickets are free, all guests will be required to have a ticket to be admitted. For ticket information, call 1-888-YES-MTSU (1-888-937-6878).
Ample parking for Murphy Center will be available in the Greenland Drive lot.
Tennessee’s gubernatorial primary will be held on Thursday, Aug. 5; the general election is set for Tuesday, Nov. 2.