Photo Courtesy of Facebook / Darren Sirikoun Darren Sirikoun, an MTSU student and a member of MTSU’s Phi Kappa Tau, died on Saturday evening due to complications with a strain of pneumonia. Sirikoun, a junior studying psychology, was admitted to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Tuesday, two days before his 22nd birthday. He is survived by …

Update: Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed Thursday morning that the mortars were live  Murfreesboro Police responded to a backpack containing possible explosives that was found at Ashwood Cove Apartments on North Tennessee Boulevard near a trash compactor Wednesday morning. Upon arrival, the officers found that the backpack contained several mortar rounds and a training hand grenade. The THP Bomb …

Photo Courtesy of the College of Media and Entertainment A presentation meant to encourage students to take advantage of the free New York Times subscription offered by MTSU will take place in the Bragg Media and Entertainment Building on March 29th. The presentation, sponsored by the College of Media and Entertainment, will include a student …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Editor-in-Chief  Thousands of people with diverse ideologies, backgrounds and opinions gathered in Tennessee on Wednesday inside the Nashville Municipal Auditorium to support and protest a rally for the 45th president of the United States of America, Donald J. Trump. Before the speech: Supporters and protestors With a line that …

The MTSU Student Government Association Freshman Council has proposed a change to the SGA constitution in order to provide voting rights to an elected president and delegate from the Council. Currently, only sophomores through graduate students at MTSU can be part of the SGA Senate and can vote on legislation in weekly meetings. The Freshman …

Photo and Story by Robin Duff / Contributing Writer MTSU’s UNICEF club held a screening of the human trafficking documentary titled “Not My Life” on Tuesday to raise awareness about human trafficking victims.  The documentary examined the ways that children are trafficked in countries across the world, including the United States. “(The film) gives a good …