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Photos by Michael Patton It’s being talked about in popular spots on campus. It’s a subject of whispered conversations in quiet buildings. Chances are, you’ve already heard the name of this little group that could: Sandbox. “If people ask me what it is, I call it a collaborative collective,” said Alvin Knox, English faculty member and a project coordinator for this up-and-coming …

On a beautiful September afternoon, I jumped from a plane at 14,000 feet with the Skydive Club of MTSU at Music City Skydiving in Waverly, Tennessee. I always imagined skydiving to feel like falling: the gut-flipping lurch that wrenches you out of your sleep and leaves you gasping for air, thankful it was just a …

The MTSU Student Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers held its ninth annual lecture series on Thursday night at the Oaklands Historic House Museum. The main speaker for the MTSU Human Science Department sponsored event was Amanda Farris-Gilliland, the Lead Decorative Product specialist for Sherwin-Williams and an MTSU alumnus. Farris-Gilliland explored the history, symbolism, psychology and uses of the color blue, …

Black and red flags dotted the lawn in front of the Student Union Wednesday morning to raise awareness of the prevalence of suicide on college campuses. This is the second year that MTSU’s chapter of To Write Love on Her Arms, a non-profit organization devoted to “providing hope” to those struggling with mental illness or …