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Photos and story by Cabarrius Frierson / Contributing Writer The MTSU Panhellenic Council hosted their annual Easter egg hunt for Murfreesboro children and families Sunday on MTSU President Sidney McPhee’s lawn. Over 300 local children gathered on the lawn to hunt eggs and enjoy the Easter season. “This event is kind of rewarding for us …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines Last Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, Rep. John DeBerry introduced a controversial bill that proposed a ban on fraternities and sororities on Tennessee campuses. Since the bill’s introduction, DeBerry has said that the legislation was misunderstood and that the ban was simply the “start of a conversation.” MTSU Greek …

Photos by Emily Blalock / Contributing Writer Story by Emily Blalock and Danny-Shaw Remeta / Contributing Writer  The annual Stepping for a Cure competition took place inside Tucker Theater Monday night to raise money for St. Jude Research Hospital and The March of Dimes, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting for the health of mothers and …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor President of Alpha Omicron Pi sorority chapter at MTSU, Anna Flora, created a GoFundMe campaign to show support and appreciation for Diana Boyett, a beloved MTSU custodial staff member, whose son died. According to to the campaign page, Boyett has been “tending” to the six sorority houses on MTSU’s Greek Row …

MTSU’s Phi Delta Theta chapter was taken off disciplinary probation Thursday, allowing the fraternity to resume social activities on and off campus. Tennessee Eta, which was founded in December 2012, was put on disciplinary probation last August on account of violating eight university policies including hazing, drugs, alcohol and failure to cooperate with institutional officials. …

Photo by Stephanie Van Horn / Contributing Photographer Story by Kali Hammon / Contributing Writer Every year during the spring semester, the sisters of Alpha Chi Omega celebrate Healthy Relationships Week. This week allows the sisters to raise awareness to issues such as domestic violence and educate their peers on healthy relationship habits. Healthy Relationships …