Story by Rusty Ellis // Contributing Writer | Photo by Brent Beerends/MT Athletics Middle Tennessee defeated UAB 4-2 in the Conference USA opener Sunday afternoon. MTSU came from behind to win for the first time since October 14, 2012, when the team was capping off the last of an eight-game winning steak against South Alabama, the longest in …

Story by Keenan Taylor // Contributing Writer | Photo by Craig Bisacre / UT Athletics Middle Tennessee volleyball marched to Richmond, Virginia, this weekend to take part in the Virginia Commonwealth University Invitational. The Blue Raiders challenged Morgan State, VCU and Liberty University but were only able to come home with one victory. Middle Tennessee (3-8) …

By Hannah Forsythe // Contributing Writer| Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures After a long summer of dreaded sequels and long-awaited reboots, we find ourselves with “Sully,” a biopic worthy of an Oscar. An Oscar for a leading role, but an Oscar nonetheless. Tom Hanks as Chelsey “Sully” Sullenberg delivers serious acting at his best with a stunning cast …

Story and photos by Steve Barnum Students and teachers at MTSU took time to participate in Constitution Day on Wednesday by reciting and listening to parts of the Constitution across campus. Bianka Gabidia, a junior at MTSU, said she participated in reading the Constitution because “it’s important to know as a citizen of the United States.” Gabidia was one of …

Story by Emily Neal // Contributing Writer | Photo by John Connor Coulston / Sidelines Archive  According to an email from Parking Services, MTSU recently converted the Abernathy Lot from a green commuter parking lot to a red residential lot due to the higher volume of residents in Deere and Nicks Halls. Forbes’s list of …

Story by Emily Neal // Contributing Writer | Photo by Rick Casebeer, courtesy of MTSU News and Media Relations Middle Tennessee is seeing rapid growth in the demand for people trained in mechatronics, a field of engineering that combines mechanical, electrical, telecommunications, control and computer engineering systems. MTSU has one of the fastest-growing programs in …