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Photo and story by Daniel Shaw-Remeta / Contributing Writer Kevin Greene, the great-great-grandson of famed African-American social reformer Frederick Douglass, hosted a round-table discussion on campus Thursday about the Douglass family lineage and his role in teaching the legacy of Frederick Douglass throughout his own life. Greene was the keynote speaker at the 22nd annual Unity …

Photo and story by Megan Cole / Contributing Writer The MTSU Black History Unity Luncheon Committee and Intercultural and Diversity Affairs Center hosted faculty, students and honorees at the 22nd annual Unity Luncheon on Thursday. Held in the Student Union Ballroom, the MTSU community honored five people and invited the great-great-grandson of abolitionist and social …

Photo and story by Sabrina Tyson / Contributing Writer  On Friday evening, Middle Tennessee State University held a First Friday Star Party on campus. The star parties take place the first Friday of every month during the fall and spring semester and include lectures on topics such as meteors, black holes and stars. The lectures …