With the Middle Tennessee Anime Convention opening its doors on Friday, March 25 and closing on Sunday, March 27,  anime fans from across Tennessee and neighboring states dust off their best cosplay outfits to celebrate the genre. Guests such as Vic Mignogna, Eric Stuart and Martin “LittleKuriboh” Billany will interact with guests and lead panels ranging …

Photo and video by David Taylor | Staff Photographer The Red Bus Project stopped by MTSU to help raise awareness about orphan care and to encourage students to join the cause by shopping at their mobile thrift shop. “Every 18 seconds a child becomes an orphan somewhere in the world, and we think college students …

X Files

Rebooting The X-Files initially seemed like a terrible idea, but it turned out to be just an average idea. Though it may seem more common now, bringing back an old television show or movie is a decades-old practice. Reboots are almost always fraught with uncertainty and are rarely accepted by die-hard fans without resistance if …

MT Engage, MTSU’s new “Quality Enhancement Plan,” will officially replace MTSU Experiential Learning (EXL) courses beginning in the Fall of 2016. The decision to begin MT Engage was announced in 2014 and will take about five years to be implemented in all college learning levels, according to the university’s website. “The Southern Association of Colleges and …

Zoolander 2

Zoolander 2 brings back everyone’s favorite moronic male models and has them become “fully self-realized” by the end. The film has everything one would expect from a Zoolander sequel: countless celebrity cameos, over-the-top irreverence and so many reductive parallels to the original that the sequel has very little ground of its own on which to …

Pixar celebrated its 30th anniversary on Wednesday. With the huge success of Toy Story, Pixar became a household name. In the years that followed, Pixar continued reconnecting people of all ages with their inner child. From Monsters Inc. to WALL-E, Pixar has produced films with groundbreaking creativity and characters with emotional potency. On Wednesday, we asked students to …