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Kasim Hafeez, a member of the the advisory board for StandWithUs in the UK,  spoke on how he went from a “Jew hating, Muslim-extremist” to “Muslim Zionist” at a lecture in which Palestinian students spoke out about his views, ending with debate and the students walking out Tuesday night. After Hafeez’s lecture on why became …

A Student Week Dinner honoring nontraditional students that featured guest speaker and life coach Robin Crawford was held in the Student Union Ballroom on Tuesday night. The dinner, hosted by the June Anderson Center for Women and Nontraditional Students, was one of many events held to connect nontraditional students to one another and the university. According …

Iraq Veteran and anti-war advocate Maggie Martin gave a speech on war and life as a soldier and veteran to MTSU students in the Business and Aerospace Building on Tuesday evening as part of an event hosted by MT Solidarity. Contrary to the typical theme of a Veterans Day speech, Martin was avidly opposing the …

Filmmaker and vice-provost for MTSU International Affairs Dr. Ric Morris premiered his documentary Medicine in Guatemala at the Keathley University Center theater Tuesday night. The film followed a group of MTSU nursing students and faculty members who traveled to Los Robles, Guatemala last summer in order to treat residents who had little access to hospitals. With $12,000 …

A Middle Tennessee State University professor has postponed a trip from Key West, Florida to Seattle in a vehicle fueled by waste chicken fat and waste vegetable oil from school dining facilities. According to a statement from MTSU, alternatives fuels researcher Cliff Ricketts made the decision on Tuesday outside Kansas City due to a major …

By Jamie A. Cooley, MTSU Sidelines Contributing Writer Michael Knox, the primary producer for Jason Aldean, participated in a hour and a half student Q&A in the Mass Communication building on Tuesday night. Knox, a MTSU alumnus and vice president of the global independent publishing company Peer Music, answered questions on his success as a producer. Knox started off …