Photo by Chris Curtis / Sidelines Archive Growing up, Student Government Association Sen. Abbigail Thomson loved going to Middle Tennessee State University basketball games. “I got to attend countless MTSU athletic events each year,” Thomson said. “My favorite, though, were the women’s basketball games. My little sister and I were fortunate enough to watch Tina …

Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines Friends and members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Best Buddies program came together for a Thanksgiving dinner in the Thomas H. Jackson Building Monday night. First started in 1989, the Best Buddies program encourages relationship building between students and people with special needs in the local area by …

Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines  William York first learned what it felt like to be alone in a foreign country, struggling to communicate, when he studied abroad in Japan for a summer. “You don’t really realize how dependent we are on being able to communicate until you go somewhere where you can’t communicate,” …

Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary Room of the Student Union Building and passed a whole slew of bills and resolutions, after weeks of debating and fine-tuning the legislation. The first of the bills focused on revisions in SGA’s constitution. The …

Update at 12:55 p.m on Nov. 7, 2017: Sidelines incorrectly reported that SGA members passed the two bills discussed in the meeting. The bills were simply debated in the meeting. Sidelines regrets the error.  Photo by Ethan Clark / MTSU Sidelines Members of Middle Tennessee State University’s Student Government Association met Thursday afternoon in the Parliamentary …

Juice Bar

Photo courtesy of Juice Bar Juice Bar, a local chain of smoothie stores, opened a new store in Murfreesboro less than a few weeks ago. This new store has become a popular destination for all sorts of health-conscious eaters, so I went and checked out the Juice Bar for myself. The new establishment is located on 804 …