The August edition of the “Out of the Blue” television magazine program from Middle Tennessee State University features:
• A new name and a new focus for the university’s Department of Electronic Media Communication, now the new Department of Media Arts, in a visit with department chairman Billy Pittard.
• An update from Dr. Jessica Carter of the School of Agribusiness and Agriscience on the newly branded MTSU Creamery and MTSU’s award-winning chocolate milk‘s wider availability across the Midstate.
• A chat with Dr. Ron Henderson, chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, about the first total solar eclipse in North America since 1979 and the on-campus events MTSU has planned for the “Great Tennessee Eclipse” event on Aug. 21.
Watch “Out of the Blue,” with host Andrew Oppmann, on Murfreesboro cable Channel 9 daily at 7 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. and on NewsChannel5+ at 3:30 p.m. Sundays. “Out of the Blue” is also available on other cable outlets in Middle Tennessee, so check local listings.