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Photo courtesy of Netflix Story by Abigail Miller/Contributing Writer As difficult as it is to believe, fall break is officially here. After a week of midterms, mid-semester papers, projects and plenty of stress over grades, MTSU students finally get a four-day weekend to just breathe and relax. For many students, myself included, this is the …

Photo courtesy of Frist Center for the Visual Arts Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville is hosting College Night this Friday. With a valid college ID, you can get into the event for free from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. There is free parking (while it lasts) outside the museum as well. “College Night …

A trail in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. (MTSU Sidelines/ Olivia Ladd)

Photo by Olivia Ladd/ Lifestyles Editor MTSU’s fall break is upon us once again. The age-old cononundrum for students is what to do to occupy the four or five days you now have free. Luckily, we live in Tennessee and hiking trails are readily available within a short drive. You can easily, and inexpensively, take a …

Photo courtesy of Lionsgate Entertainment Company  “You came back, didn’t you?” When a grungy local named Lane (Wes Robinson) whispers this ominous line to one of his skeptical hiking companions in “Blair Witch,” it sounds tongue-in-cheek, almost even cheesy. But while it was directed at Peter (Brandon Scott), a two-time visitor to the Black Hills of Maryland, the …

Photo courtesy of Netflix After getting a late start on the “The Get Down,” Netflix’s series released on August 12, I finished it quickly, because yes — it was that good. “The Get Down” is set in 1977 in the South Bronx, and although it may have not been the safest place to live, the culture was …

Photo courtesy of Top Dawg Entertainment Chattanooga rapper and former MTSU student Isaiah Rashad’s debut LP was released on Friday. The album, “The Sun’s Tirade,” was released through Top Dawg Entertainment, home of modern hip-hop icons including Kendrick Lamar and Schoolboy Q. It’s no secret that Kendrick Lamar’s rise to the top of rap mountain …