Photo courtesy of USA Today A large percentage of Tennessee voters support immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally, and an even larger percentage support “Dreamers” who were brought to the country as children, according to a new MTSU poll. The poll also shows that the majority of participants support the legalization of marijuana in …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Story Center Productions President Patrick Sammon hosted a viewing of his documentary on the life and tribulations of British mathematician and World War II codebreaker Alan Turing at MTSU’s 2018 LGBT+ College Conference on Friday. The film, titled “Codebreaker,” covered Turing’s legal struggles as a gay man in …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Representatives from MTSU’s College Republicans and College Democrats hosted a policy debate in the Student Union Building Thursday night. Participating in the debate was April Carroll, the chairman of the College Republicans; Madison Albertson, the recruitment director of the College Republicans; Dalton Slatton, president of the College Democrats …

Photos by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Thousands of demonstrators protested for gun control and increased firearm regulations on the Nashville Public Square Saturday as a part of the national “March for Our Lives” movement. The movement began in response to the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines HBO President of Miniseries Kary Antholis and film editor Thom Zimny gave MTSU students a sneak peak of their upcoming HBO documentary, “Elvis Presley: The Searcher,” in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building on Monday. The documentary is focused on the life of American rock ‘n’ …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Guest speakers for “MTSU Raiderthon” spoke about their family’s story, and four new resolutions were brought up for discussion at MTSU’s Student Government Association meeting on Thursday. After the roll call, several guests were introduced to speak to SGA members. Kristen Perry, an MTSU alumna and founder of Raiderthon, introduced husband and …