MTSU President Sidney A. McPhee, right, visits with alumnus and Steel Barrel Brewery co-founder Mark Jones, center, and Maneet Chauhan, a founding partner in Life Is Brewing LLC and a chef and featured judge on the Food Network’s “Chopped” series June 15 at Hop Springs, the company’s new location for a brewing facility on the John Bragg Highway. (MTSU photo by J. Intintoli)