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Photo courtesy of Kenny Chesney  This past week, Kenny Chesney offered MTSU and Belmont students a music video contest with a $5,000 scholarship. The contest, open to any student currently enrolled at Middle Tennessee State University or Belmont University, will be an opportunity for many students’ creative vision to shine. When Chesney decided to do …

Photo Courtesy of Movie Web Story by Rachael Anne Keisling / Contributing Writer This summer will be jam-packed with blockbuster hits, superhero sequels and creative remakes. Many of these summer movies are stacked with strong leading actors, including Tom Cruise in “The Mummy” and Nicole Kidman in “The Beguiled.” Photo Courtesy of Universal Pictures The Mummy Release …

Photo Courtesy of IMDB When “Guardians of the Galaxy” flew into theaters in 2014 and had all of America hooked on a feeling, it almost defined a new genre for action blockbusters. Its emphasis on humor and its odd and goofy style spawned many imitators in the coming years. That is why it comes as …

Photo Courtesy of IMDb Story by Jonathan Austin / Contributing Writer Fast cars, beautiful women and intense action steal the spotlight in yet another installment in the “Fast and Furious” franchise. The latest, “The Fate of the Furious,” made a record-breaking $532.5 million during its opening. This is the largest global box-office opening ever, making the …

Story and Photo by Wesley McIntyre / Staff Writer The 17th Annual Student Film Festival awards ceremony, presented by MT SPARE, was held in the Student Union Video Theater on Friday night. Throughout the week, 12 films competed for first, second and third place, as well as Audience Favorite. The films were all student projects and …

Photo Courtesy of IMDb Story by Lance Egly / Contributing Writer In this modern age where technology and social media are a part of everyday life,people’s lives have never been more interconnected. This becomes increasingly apparent for the fictional characters of Jay Asher’s novel-turned-Netflix series “Thirteen Reasons Why.” The 13-episode mini-series, produced by Selena Gomez, …