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The ever-growing singer-songwriter scene in Murfreesboro is rife with songwriters and musicians, college students performing at venues around town, campus events aiming to showcase the local talent and artists simply looking to catch a break in Nashville. While many of these songwriters are often found crooning love ballads and gently strumming their acoustic guitars, Belle …

Story by Andrew Wigdor, Editor-in-Chief Photo courtesy of Dana Smith Across the state of Tennessee, educators and activists are rallying behind increased compensation for some of higher education’s most unsung heroes: adjunct professors. Adjunct professors are not eligible for tenure, teach on limited-term contracts, generally receive no retirement or health benefits and, many say, far …

Photos and Story by Amber Cetinel/ Contributing Writer Sunday afternoon’s blue skies and blooming trees were the perfect welcome for MTSU’s annual Panhellenic Council Easter egg hunt, held on MTSU President Sidney McPhee’s lawn. MTSU fraternities and sororities offered games and candy to participants of the event, which attracts between 200 and 300 people each …

Photos and Story by Emily Blalock/ Contributing writer The Asian Student Association hosted its first Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Night on Thursday evening in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Although Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month is set in May, the Association wanted to host the event when …

The Student Government Association announced the results of their 2019-2020 elections Friday after voting ran from April 8 through April 11. Five SGA members who were elected or re-elected were up for impeachment last week due to alleged absences from SGA meetings. All five were cleared of impeachment. These representatives include: Kayle Boyd, Aysa Cobb, …

Photos and Story by Taylor Blanch/ Contributing Writer MTSU held its biannual Destress Fest and Health Fair Tuesday, which was hosted by the Health Promotion program on campus. The fair takes place at the end of each semester as a way to help students to decompress and take their minds off of the nearing of …