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Leon Alligood


Photo by Anthony Merriweather / MTSU Sidelines Story by Tiffany Brady / MTSU Sidelines MTSU’s Seigenthaler News Service takes students out of the classroom to the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival every year in order to provide fast-paced, real-world experience. MTSU’s program was created five years ago by Ken Paulson, the dean of the College …

Photo by Alexis Marshall / Assistant News Editor The Tennessee Journalism Hall of Fame welcomed MTSU professor Leon Alligood to the Class of 2017  Tuesday at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Murfreesboro for his contributions to the field of journalism. He was among four honored in the induction ceremony. Alligood is a …

Story and photo by Lexi Marshall / Staff Writer  Former embed journalists reflected on their time as war correspondents in Iraq and Afghanistan on Thursday in the John Bragg Media and Entertainment Building in an event hosted by the Society of Professional Journalists. MTSU professor Leon Alligood and photographer John Partipilo joined students in the classroom …