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MTSU’s Chi Omega sorority held its annual Mr. MTSU competition in Tucker Theatre on Thursday night as a part of their philanthropy project for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The competition’s nine contestants went head-to-head in swimwear, talent and question-and-answer rounds to find the man who best represented Greek Life on MTSU’s campus. All the competitors showcased their unique talents …

The MTSU Student Government Association passed a bill at the Thursday, October 9 formal meeting to begin opening all campus parking lots to all parking passes on weekends and at 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The resolution’s sponsor, Senator Katherine Barber, presented the idea with the hopes of erasing confusion among the MTSU community about which …

Journalist Harry Rosenfeld, who served as managing editor at The Washington Post during the Watergate scandal, spoke to more than 60 students at MTSU about topics covered in his book, “From Kristallnacht to Watergate: Memoirs of a Newspaperman” Wednesday evening in the Business and Aerospace Building. Rosenfeld, 84, whose family escaped from Nazi Germany when he was …

Founders and organizers of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival spoke to MTSU students on Wednesday about what it takes to plan the world-renowned annual event. The morning session of “Bonnaroo: The Making of a Music Festival” focused on the business aspects of running “‘Roo,” which has drawn more than 80,000 people to Manchester, Tennessee every summer for 13 …

Renowned illustrator and author of children’s books, John Hendrix, opened both a display and a student show in the Todd Art Gallery with a lecture for students about the craft of illustration and the importance of visual art on Monday. Hendrix’s gallery, titled “Drawing by Heart: The Illustrations of John Hendrix,” displays a variety of his …

(AP) — Tennessee voters will have a chance this November to decide whether they want to give the state Legislature more power to regulate abortions. In 2000, the Tennessee Supreme Court struck down laws requiring a two-day waiting period and mandatory physician-only counseling and preventing second-trimester abortions from taking place anywhere but in a hospital. In its ruling, the court wrote that …