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Story by Wesley McIntyre / Contributing Writer The MTSU Student Government Association¬†passed four new pieces of legislation Thursday regarding diversity training, gender neutral restrooms and requirements for future SGA representatives. SGA Resolution 7-17-S, sponsored by Senator Br√©yhana Johnson, would create mandatory diversity training for campus organizations and customs orientations. The diversity training programs would be …

Photo and Story by Jarron Parker / Contributing Writer MTSU is one step closer to providing the first Africana Studies major in the Middle Tennessee region. African American Studies is currently only a minor program at MTSU, but Thomas Bynum, the director of the program, has been working since 2013 to make it a major. …