Photos by Bennie Hunt Middle Tennessee State University officially opened the new Veterans and Military Family Center on Thursday morning, making it the largest student-veteran facility in the state. The newest edition to campus is located on the first floor of the Keathley University Center, spans an area of 2,600 square feet, and will serve …

Amanda Freuler//staff writer The 1,000 Dreams Fund announced the startup of a new scholarship opportunity for female students seeking educational opportunities outside the classroom; and it is as easy as snapping a picture. Collegiate or college-bound women now have the chance to win $500 to $1,000 by participating in the 1,000 Dreams Challenge photo caption campaign. …

John Robinson // Contributing writer Forty years ago this October, comedian George Carlin introduced us to a groundbreaking comedy series, one as American as apple pie: “Saturday Night Live.” While the stage and players have changed throughout the years, the mission has always been the same: Make ’em laugh. In honor of the milestone, I …

Jessie Williams // Contributing writer Photos by Jessie Williams Even though fall came a little later than usual this year, it seemed that students were prepared for the weather change. From trench coats and sweatshirts, to knit scarves and boots, students showed off some of their simple-yet-chic picks for the dropping temperatures.   For more …

Jordan Trice // Contributing Writer Hip-hop artist Mac Miller released his third studio album GO:OD AM on September 18, 2015. The album has received positive reviews from longtime critics who complimented Miller on giving a more mature, focused approach to his stoner rap content. The album is concentrated on Miller’s confession and acknowledgment of his past …

By Jim Bratton//Contributing Writer We have now officially reached the midway point of the NFL season, but it is already time for fantasy owners to start making their big playoff push. Here are some names you should be looking for on the waiver wire this week to put your team over the top: Nate Washington, …