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Photo by Tayhlor Stephenson / Lifestyles Editor Story by Rachael Anne Kiesling / Contributing Writer The fall semester is now in full swing, and because students are under constant pressure of ongoing due dates, they often overlook some of MTSU’s most important dates and calendar events. Whether it’s homecoming or a fall break from classes, …

Photo courtesy of MT SPARE Story by Ladiah Thomas / Contributing Writer Ludacris will perform at Middle Tennessee State University’s Murphy Center April 6. The event, hosted by MT Spare and SGA, is for MTSU students, and will begin at 8 p.m.  Tickets go on sale at gate one of the Murphy Center, Friday. “This is something that …

Photo by Ashley Coker / Staff Writer Sexual assault survivor and activist Brenda Tracy encouraged MTSU student athletes to join the fight against sexual violence Wednesday night. Tracy, who was drugged and raped by four men at a house party in 1998, recounted her story three times: once to male athletes, once to female athletes and …

Southern Literary Festival 2016

History is in the making this year — no, we’re not talking about the presidential election. For the first time in its 79-year run, MTSU is hosting the 2016 Southern Literary Festival this weekend, March 24-26. MTSU only just registered to become a member school two years ago. “We are beginning to be recognized as …

Jessica Williams // Contributing writer Have you ever seen a group of producers go head-to-head in an elimination showcasing the hardest, coolest, most head-rocking beats MTSU students have to offer? Match Records, a record label based at MTSU, is gearing up for its annual Beat Battle. On Nov. 5, eight contestants will compete for a …

Lacey Kanipe// Contributing writer Emmy Award-winning TV personality, comedian and former Cash Cab host Ben Bailey performed at MTSU on Friday night and raised laughs as well as many other random noises throughout the show. His routine was satirical and downright hilarious. Bailey began by picking at Southern culture and how different it is from his daily …