Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Sunday, September 22, Cheekwood Estate & Garden celebrated its fifth annual Japanese Moon Viewing event. The event held a showcase of performances, activities and food that all reflecting on the Japanese tsukimi, also known as the autumn moon viewing tradition. There were many performances to see, activities …

Story by Montana Findley The MTSU Blue Raider volleyball team (6-8) hosted its first home game of the season on Sunday as they faced off against the Golden Lions of Arkansas – Pine Bluff (0-12). MT made quick work of the Golden Lions, winning the first three sets (25-20, 25-21, 25-15). After playing their first …

Photos and story by Elizabeth Juengling/ Contributing Writer Lucky Ladd Farms held the first Fall Family Fun weekend of the season on Saturday, Sept. 21 in Rutherford County. There was fun for all ages with  “ag-venture” fun park attractions, educational activities, animal displays, and of course–pumpkins.  Lucky Ladd provided children with fun, farm-themed games and …

Photos and story by Kate Craighead The MTSU Dean Hayes Track and Soccer Field was filled with a sea of purple with the Rutherford County Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday. This event is held annually in more than 600 communities worldwide and is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s …

Story by Bryanna Weinstein/Contributing Writer Photo courtesy of MTSU News This past Thursday night, Dr. Caleb Elfenbein, associate professor of Religious Studies and History from Grinnell College, gave students and faculty alike a look at race, religion, fear and conditions of public life in contemporary America. He specifically focused on Muslim Americans and the hostility …

Photos and Story by Sergio Pacheco/Contributing Writer On Friday, September 20, MTSU’s Intercultural and Diversity Affairs department hosted the third annual Rep Your Roots talent show in the Student Union building. The show called for students who could sing, dance, act, do comedy or write poetry. The event served two purposes for participants. The first …